Gudauri winter resort

At least eight injured as ski lift fails in Gudauri, Georgia

By | March 16th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |

TBILISI, DFWatch--At least eight people were injured in an accident in Georgia’s ski resort Gudauri Friday as after a ski lift failed. Two people - a Swedish and Ukrainian national - are in a serious but not life threatening condition, while the others suffered minor injuries, Minister of Health Davit Sergeenko said, speaking to Imedi TV. [...]

Hungarian tourist killed by avalanche in Georgia

By | March 18th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

A screenshot from Imedi TV showing the tracks where the victim skied along with a group of tourists near Gudauri. TBILISI, DFWatch–A Hungarian tourist died in an avalanche in Georgia on Friday while skiing near Gudauri, a mountain resort north of Tbilisi. Authorities did not identity the victim beyond describing him as a man aged around 40. The accident occurred when a group of tourists […]

Georgian developers plan Sheraton and Radisson in Gudauri

By | October 13th, 2016|Categories: Economy|Tags: , , |

(Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Georgia’s winter resort Gudauri had 127% growth in visitors since last year. Now developers plan a Radisson and a Sheraton hotel there. Malkhaz Kunelauri from the real estate company RED-CO told journalists that the first phase of the planned new hotels […]

Georgian police don skis to patrol winter resorts

By | January 22nd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

(Ministry of Internal Affairs/Facebook.) TBILISI, DFWatch–The police in Georgia has a new pilot project: ski patrol. According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA), the ski patrol will observe people who are skiing at winter resorts and make sure they are following the rules. The policemen on skis will pay attention […]

Girl (12) dies in skiing accident in Gudauri

By | January 11th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

(Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–A 12-year-old girl died Sunday in Gudauri, a winter resort in northern Georgia, when a 18-year-old man lost control of his skis and crashed into her. The girl died on the spot, while the young man was injured and taken to the hospital in Gudauri. […]