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Uplistsikhe - The Cave Town

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uplistsikhe

Uplistsikhe ia an ancient cave-town, one of the first cities in Georgia. Uplistsikhe carved into the rock, located 12 kilometers east of the town of Gori on the left bank of the Kura River. Town was founded in the late II - at the beginning of I millennium BC. e., has experienced several ups and downs, was finally abandoned in the XIX century and is one of the most important monuments of Georgian culture. During its blossoming Uplistsikhe included more than 700 caves and cave structures, of which only 150 survived to the present time.

Machi Fortress

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machi fortress

Machi Fortress is located in Georgia, in The Lagodekhi mountains and situated on the territory between Georgia and Azerbaijan, on the left bank of the river Matsimistskali. Once this fortress considered to be a center of Machi Eristavi that was very influential in the historical Ereti.

The Art Museum of Georgia

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The Art Museum of Georgia

The Art Museum of Georgia, officially known as Shalva Amiranashvili Museum of Fine Arts is one of the most important museums in Georgia.It is located in Tbilisi near Freedom Square and possesses around 140,000 items of Georgian, Oriental, Russian, and European art.

Ananuri Fortress

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ananuri fortress

Ananuri is a fortress situated on the foreland by the Aragvi River, not far from Zhinvali water reservoir and about 70 km from Tbilisi, Georgia. The fortress was the scene of numerous battles.Ananuri is the main stronghold of the redoubtable Aragvi Eristavi guarding the way to the ancient capital of Dusheti, and centuries later - the main road linking Georgia with Russia.

Jvari Monastery (Cross)

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 Jvari Monastery (Cross)

Jvari or Jvari Monastery is a Georgian Orthodox monastery of the VI century (have been built between 605 and 642) near Mtskheta, eastern Georgia. Jvari Monastery stands on the rocky mountaintop at the confluence of the Mtkvari and Aragvi rivers, where, according to traditional accounts, St. Nino erected a large wooden cross on the site of a pagan temple. Jvari is one of the masterpieces of architecture in its perfection of architectural forms and first Georgian UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Sioni Cathedral

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Sioni Cathedral

One of the most ancient and definitely the most well-known temple of Georgia - is Sion, or alternatively, Sioni Cathedral. And even with its great status, it was an example of modesty and moderation. Cathedral is constructed in V-VII centuries. The temple is as old as the city and lived through all the joys and sorrows that befell Tbilisi. 

Anchiskhati Church

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Anchiskhati Church

There are many historical memorials in Tbilisi, the age of which has surpassed a thousand years, but the most ancient is considered Anchiskhati - Church of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary.

Metekhi Temple

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metekhi temple

On the rocky coast of the river Kura, on a small hill, there stands eyewitness of the long history of Tbilisi - the temple Metekhi. First, there stood a palace of local kings, which was ostensibly constructed by Vakhtang Gorgasali, founder of the city. In the XII century the church itself was constructed, which has been preserved to nowadays.

Sameba Cathedral

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Sameba Cathedral

A distinguishing feature of Tbilisi is a large number of ancient churches, but the cathedral "Sameba" is not included in their number. This splendid building stands on a hilltop of St. Elijah, in the center of the city.

Gelati Monastery

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Gelati Monastery

Gelati is a monastic complex near Kutaisi, Imereti, western Georgia. It comprises the Church of the Virgin founded by the Georgian King David the Builder in 1106, and the 13th-century churches of St George and St Nicholas.

Shio-Mgvime Monastery

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Shio-Mgvime Monastery

The Shio-Mgvime monastery is a medieval monastic complex in Georgia, not far from the town of Mtskheta. It is situated in a narrow camstone canyon on the northern bank of the river Mtkvari, about 30 km from Tbilisi, Georgia’s capital.

Samtavro Monastery

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Samtavro Monastery

Samtavro monastery complex – ex residence of the lords of Mtskheta is a burial and coronation place of Georgian royal family.

Joseph Stalin Museum

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Joseph Stalin Museum

The Joseph Stalin Museum is located in Gori, Georgia devoted to the life of Joseph Stalin, the governor of the Soviet Union, who was born in Gori.

Narikala Fortress

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narikala fortress

The greatness of this castle goes into the depths of centuries. It surprises with its high walls, and its impregnability of towers, situated on Mount Mtatsminda, offering a magnificent view of the whole Tbilisi. Founded in the IV century, it is the same age as the city, and perhaps exceeds its age. Initially called the citadel Shuris-Tsikhe that can be translated as "enviable stronghold”, but during Mongol intrusion it received a new name - the Naryn-Kala, which is translated to Mongolian as "Small Fortress". 

Sulfur Baths

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Sulfur Baths

Sulfur baths are one of the major attractions of Tbilisi. The reason for this is the story of the city, according to which the king Gorgasali saw warm sulfur springs, gave the order on the construction of the new capital of his state at this place. Even the name of the city is translated as "warm".

Svetitskhoveli

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Svetitskhoveli

Svetitskhoveli Cathedral is a Georgian Orthodox cathedral located in the historical city of Mtskheta, Kartli region, 20 km northwest of the nation's capital of Tbilisi. 

 

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