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Attractions of Georgia which you have to see, if you are in Georgia! The most interesting places of attractions in Georgia – cities and architecture, natural monuments! Description and photos of attractions of Georgia. There is everything, or almost everything in Georgia! Ecotourism, family holiday, spa and climatic health resorts, sports tourism, sightseeing, dining – this and much more “in-one” is in Georgia.

If you are interested in the mountains, is worth a visit Svaneti. If you’re a foodie and lover of tradition, appreciate exquisite Georgian wine – you in Kakheti. If you prefer the subtropics, sea, palm trees and exotic – go to Adjara. And the mood, hospitality, art, faith … Is there anything that you will not find in this country? Probably not. Georgia has everything for everyone.

Ilia lake in Kakheti

2016-12-04T17:28:37+04:00Blog, Kakheti, News, Parks and botanical gardens, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia|

Ilia lake is called so in honor of famous Georgian writes of beginning of XX century - Ilia Chavchavadze, is  handmade lake in the north part of Kakheti, Alazani valley, near town Kvareli, where are Saperavi grape yards, for wine Kindzmarauli. Around the lake are located cafes, park, and is being built hotel.  Tourists often

Lomisoba

2015-01-08T17:11:14+04:00Blog, Mtskheta-Mtianeti, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia, Traditions and festivals|

Lomisa festival dates back to pre Christian period. This festival is popular in Aragvi and Ksani gorges. Before Christianity Lomisa used to be very important god in Mtiuleti province. Holy places of Lomisa were on the water dividing range between Ksani and Aragvi and in village Mleta. After Christianity entered the province, on the holy

Abuli fortress

2016-12-04T17:28:38+04:00Blog, 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

Martvili monastery

2016-12-04T17:28:38+04:00Churches and monasteries of Georgia, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia, Samegrelo|

Martvili monastery, also known as Chkondidi cathedral stands just above the village, on the flatten top of a hill that dominates the area and offers perfect background wives of vast spaces of Kolkhida plane.  Only two churches and a dwelling tower of once vast monastery complex have survived till nowadays.  Mother of God church with

Barakoni church in Racha

2016-12-04T17:28:38+04:00Churches and monasteries of Georgia, Places of interest, Racha, Regions of Georgia|

Mother of God domed Barakoni  church located in the village of Tsesi is one of the most significant monuments in Racha.  The church construction initiated and supported by Rostom Eristavi of Racha, one of the most famous military and political figure of his time, was carried out in 1753 by the architect apparently invited from

Nikortsminda

2016-12-04T17:28:39+04:00Churches and monasteries of Georgia, Places of interest, Racha, Regions of Georgia|

Nikortsminda St. Nickolas cathedral built between 1010-1014 stands in the middle of a large yard coupled with a beautiful and neat bell-tower constructed in XIX c.  Other buildings should also have been constructed there, but nothing of them has survived till now.  Internal space of Nikortsminda temple is composed of five radial apses and rectangular

Khatskhi church

2016-12-04T17:28:40+04:00Churches and monasteries of Georgia, Imereti, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia|

Katskhi domed church is located in the namesake village.  Currently the church stands in the middleof the cemetery encircled with the stone wall.  The late medieval porch incorporated into the wall is the only access point to the mon ument.   The church has got six apses and several ambulatories of relatively later times arranged around

Gelati monastery complex

2016-12-04T17:28:40+04:00Churches and monasteries of Georgia, Imereti, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia|

If take a look northward of Bagrati Cathedral the sight will captured by white outlines of sunk in green structures of Gelati Monastery, located in a distance of some 12 km from Kutaisi, on a flattened area of a high hill.  Gelati monastery, found in 1106 by King David IV the Builder initially was thought

St. George monastery in Ubisa

2016-12-04T17:28:41+04:00Churches and monasteries of Georgia, Imereti, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia|

Ubisa St. George monastery is located close to the main highway that runes all across the country till the Black Sea shore. It stands on the slope descanting toward Dzirula riverbed. The monastery was founded in 20-ies of IX c. At the insistence of the King of Abkhazs Demetre II this place has been selected

Nekresi monastery

2016-12-04T17:28:41+04:00Churches and monasteries of Georgia, Kakheti, Places of interest, Regions of Georgia|

Nekresi Monastery is located close to the city of Kvareli.  Standing on top of a high hill, it dominates Alazani Valley and the whole complex is easily noticeable from a distance.  A rather large city had existed at the foot  of a hill at the outset of the new age.  Not much is known in

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