Samegrelo

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