Tusheti, Georgia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Tusheti, Georgia? If you're planning to go to Tusheti, below is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Tusheti, Georgia

Based on the climate and weather in Tusheti, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Tusheti, Georgia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tusheti, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more

General health necessities

Tusheti is at a somewhat high altitude, and could cause problems for some. For that reason, you will want to be constantly hydrated and pack altitude sickness remedies.


  • Supplements

    Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor before using)


  • Over-the-counter medicine

    Ibuprofen


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Tusheti, Georgia by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

Traveling to Tusheti in January, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

If you are traveling to Tusheti in February, you will notice that it is biting cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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March

March in this region can be bitter cold. Temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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April

April in Tusheti is very cold. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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May

May in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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June

June here is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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July

July here is cool. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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August

Traveling to Tusheti in August, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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September

September is cold. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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October

If you go to Tusheti in October, you will notice that it is brisk. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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November

November in Tusheti is frigid. Temperatures average in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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December

Traveling to Tusheti in December, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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Activities for Tusheti, Georgia

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Tusheti.

If you go to Oreti Lake, you're likely to do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.

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