In the most famous ski resort in Georgia, Gudauri has commissioned the largest cable car in the country. As reported replyua.net the length of the new cable car up to 7.5 km, It will connect the ski-resort Gudauri and settlement of Kobe. However, many experts said that this cable car is a unique project of historical significance. It should be noted that it passes through the Cross pass on the Georgian Military road.
Local authorities said that will now be integrated three resort – Kazbegi, Gudauri and Kobi. They will become a single cluster, which in turn should positively affect the tourism business in the region. It is reported that this cable car for a long time waiting for tourists. Now they will be able to move even if the track Kobi-Gudauri is closed because of heavy snowfall. The cost of the construction project estimated at $ 30 million. Now for one hour for the cable car can move around 2800 tourists.
Recall that Gudauri is one of the most popular ski resorts of Georgia. The resort is located 120 km from the capital Tbilisi. The ski season in this area lasts from mid-December until may. In these months, provided a comfortable ride on all routes.