Fortresses and ancient settlements

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Geguti royal residence

2016-03-13T06:41:19+00:00Blog, Fortresses and ancient settlements, Places of interest|

Information about Geguti royal residence near Kutaisi: Open hours: Every day till 18:00 Free entrance. There are no toilets and no guides in museum. Distance from Kutaisi - 12 km. Distance from main road: 300 m. May be done as short stop on the road near Kutaisi between Tbilisi and Batumi.

Abuli fortress

2016-12-04T17:28:38+00:00Blog, Fortresses and ancient settlements, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia, Samtskhe-Javakheti|

Abuli fortress, located on the south slope of lesser Abuli mountain, on latitude 2500 m above the sea level, is one of the most mysterious and not well studied megalithic structures from the Bronze Age. The little Abuli mountain, which's height reaches 2700 m above the sea level, is one of the volcanic mountains of

Gremi

2015-02-02T14:16:49+00:00Blog, Churches and monasteries of Georgia, Fortresses and ancient settlements, Kakheti, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia|

Gremi is located in the north part of Kakheti region. From XV to XVII centuries it was capital of Kakheti. City built by king of Kakheti Levan is divided into tree parts: "Archangel's", where is located Archangel's church, palace and several cellars is located on uphills and surrounded by fortress, it communicates with river Intsobi

Archaeological museum in Dmanisi

2015-01-08T17:42:40+00:00Blog, Fortresses and ancient settlements, Kvemo Kartli, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia|

From May in Dmanisi open air museum is functioning. Entrance ticket costs 3 lari, plus guide 10 lari. There you will find out about excavations of medieval town, bronze and stone age settlements and "first Europeans" Homo Georgicus. Check out tour in Kvemo Kartli.