How to get there
Tbilisi – Kazbegi: Open to Gudauri all winter, pass between Gudauri and Tbilisi closes during heavy snowfall until avalanche danger has subsided
Tbilisi – Svaneti: Open all winter with only temporary closures between Zugdidi and Mestia due to rock slides and occaisonal closured between Mestia and Ushguli during heavy snowfall.
Tbilisi – Racha: Open all winter. Last 10 km to Ghebi is gravel and requires 4×4 in snowy/icy conditions. Road to Shovi is asphalt and may or may not be plowed.
Marshrutka to Kazbegi (Stepantsminda): 12 GEL, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14:30, 15:30, 17, 18, 19