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Bakuriani Ski Resort Guide

Bakuriani, Georgia

Ski Area Highlights
Total Piste Length11 miles
Highest Lift8,865ft
Resort Height5,577ft
 Nearest AirportsKutaisi and Tbilisi
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The Georgian ski resort of Bakuriani is in the Georgian Caucasus at an altitude of 5,577ft, with 11 miles of marked runs.


Bakuriani has direct access to 11 miles of downhill skiing, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 5,577ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 8,865ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


We do not currently have enough information to describe the skiing in Bakuriani. If you have skied here, or know the area, please tell us about it in the Ski Forum.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Bakuriani.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Bakuriani?

The next notable snow forecast is 1in, expected on 9 December.

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Ski Area Stats

Bakuriani Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Total Length
11 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Bakuriani Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift8,865ft
Lowest Trail5,577ft
Resort Altitude (Bakuriani)5,577ft

Location and Map

Where is Bakuriani?

This ski resort is in the Georgian Caucasus in Samtskhe-Javakheti.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Bakuriani is Kutaisi, 167 minutes drive away.

Tbilisi airport is also within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 10,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Bakuriani open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Bakuriani, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Bakuriani Tourist Office for the latest.