Europe Gala Ceremony 2023

29 September 2023 – Batumi, Georgia



Visit Batumi and World Travel Awards have organised an exciting and complimentary social, business and sightseeing itinerary exclusively for 2023 winners! Batumi is recognised by WTA and leading media outlets worldwide as Europe's premier emerging tourism destination, the new travel hotspot and tourism investment capital. A modern city rich in culture and history awaits World Travel Awards winners. Each aspect of the menu is optional and complimentary.

To book, please visit our booking portal and a representative will be in touch with the details.

28 September

10:00 - 15:00 Exclusive VIP invitation to Batumi International Tourism Forum with networking lunch.
16:00 - 19:00 Special sightseeing tour of your choice.
     Option 1: Batumi City Tour.
     Option 2: Batumi Botanical Garden and Petra Fortress.
20:00 Gourmet Welcome Dinner and musical concert.

29 September

11:00 - 16:00 Special sightseeing tour of your choice both with complimentary lunch.
     Option 1: Gonio Fortress.
     Option 2: Batumi Botanical Garden and Petra Fortress.
19:00 The red carpet World Travel Awards Europe Gala Ceremony 2023!

30 September

11:00 - 17:00 Special sightseeing tour of your choice.
     Option 1: Wine Tour with traditional Georgian cuisine.
     Option 2: Hiking Tour in Mtirala National Park.

Tour Choices

Batumi City Tour: admire striking Alphabet Tower, wander through lush Batumi Boulevard, and soak in the Black Sea panoramas. Uncover the perfect blend of modernity and Georgian warmth in this unforgettable coastal gem.

Batumi Botanical Garden: discover the enchanting Batumi Botanical Garden. Spread across 111 hectares, it offers a stunning variety of flora from around the world. Wander through themed sections and soak up the panoramic views of the Black Sea.

Petra Fortress: explore the historic Petra Fortress overlooking the Black Sea in Batumi. Dating back to the Roman era, this archaeological marvel offers panoramic vistas and a journey through time. Uncover ancient secrets while enjoying the coastal beauty.

Gonio Fortress: Experience history at Gonio Fortress near Batumi. With origins tracing back to ancient times, this fortress boasts Roman and Byzantine influences. Explore its intriguing past, take in the sea views, and imagine the stories that have unfolded within its walls. Experience the Roman camp and engage in traditional Georgian activities, such as baking Georgian bread and Ajarian Khachapuri, coffee tasting, and getting to know diversity of Georgian cheese.

Wine Tour: Embark on an unforgettable wine tour at Ajarian Wine House in Georgia. Wander through picturesque vineyards, learn about the art of Qvevri winemaking, and uncover the rich history of Georgian viticulture. Indulge in a tasting experience, sampling a diverse selection of wines while soaking in the breathtaking landscapes of the region, making it a true oenophile's paradise. In addition, enjoy the Georgian Supra. Georgian cuisine tantalizes with flavours. Savor khachapuri's cheesy delight, khinkali's juicy dumplings, and richly spiced meats. Unique blends of herbs and ingredients create a culinary masterpiece that reflects Georgian culture.

Hiking Tour in Mtirala National Park: Embark on an exhilarating hiking tour in Georgia's Mtirala National Park. Trek through lush forests, witness diverse wildlife, and breathe in the crisp mountain air. Discover hidden waterfalls and relish stunning panoramic views from the trails. Immerse yourself in nature's tranquillity as you explore the untouched beauty of this park, a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers!

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