Mestia is a municipality, in western Georgia, in the Samegrelo - Zemo Svaneti region. Mestia, as well as the whole Svaneti has the oldest history. Mestia is distinguished by its amazing, beautiful nature and abundance of cultural monuments. Stunning and unforgettable beauty of Svaneti, the Peak of Ushba, the highest peak of Georgia, Shkhara, waterfall flowing from the rocks and the alpine lakes almost as blue as the sky. Perhaps, we have to be grateful to these highest glaciers and rocks that we had ”Rock Tiger", Mikheil Khergiani and other great Svan climbers. Svan towers, unique temples, and various household and religious samples are definitely very interesting, individual and is the part of the greatest historical and cultural value of the rich and diverse Georgian culture.It should be noted that the Svan towers were used by the famous Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki in one of his famous anime - "Laputa: Castle in the sky". Mestia is an excellent place for lovers of relaxation in the mountains both in summer and in winter. Ski resorts Hatsvali and Tetnuldi are functioning here.