SVANETI REGION - one of the most beautiful mountainous regions is situated in the northwest part of the country. It is on south branch of the Caucasus chain. We should mention, that one of the villages Ushguli in Svaneti is situated in 2200 meters up from the sea level and is highest populated place in Europe.
High mountains, ancient towers, fortresses are typical for Svaneti, where local people still live. These towers have been used to protect people from enemies since ancient times. The people in Svaneti are distinguished for their strong character; the nature is severe and completely corresponds to their habits and character. They have their own speaking language.
Tusheti, Mtiuleti and Khevsureti are situated on the Caucasus chain to the east part of Svaneti. They are connected by path, which has been used by local people for communications.