Top 5 Best Places to Visit in Georgia
Georgia is an amazing country rich in unique and beautiful places that are very popular among tourists from around the world …
Along with the sights, this sunny country is loved by everyone for its amazing climate, picturesque nature and, of course, thanks to the hospitable and welcoming people who make you feel at home with their attitude.
Georgia has a huge number of unusual places worth visiting, but you are unlikely to have time to see them all in one trip. Therefore, we identified the main five tourist destinations where you should go first of all, making tours to Georgia.
The capital of Georgia will surely win your heart with colorful establishments, cozy streets, as well as ancient and modern architecture. It is better to admire the beauty of a city that is not like any other, taking a ride on the Tbilisi funicular. The main attractions of the capital are the centuries-old Narikala fortress, the complex of sulfur baths of Abanotubani, Tsminda Sameba Cathedral, old Tbilisi Shardeni street, Sololaki district and other unique places. A tour of Tbilisi will be the most vivid memory of your trip.
Once Kakheti was a separate kingdom, but now it is part of the Georgian regions. The tourist center of the Kakheti region is the fortified city of Sighnaghi, which many call the “city of love”: according to one version, the romantic name is due to the fact that there is a registry office, where you can officially register your relationship at any time of the day and without prior request.
The main attractions of Kakheti are Irakli II Castle, the picturesque park of Nadikvari, the Nativity Temple, Telavi Fortress and the Kindzmarauli winery, during which you can learn a lot of interesting things about the production of local wines and taste a delicious drink.
The healing properties of Borjomi water are known throughout the world. Borjomi can rightly be called one of the most popular medical resorts, where visitors restore their health in the local thermal pools, admiring the incredibly beautiful mountains covered with pine forests.
Today Adjara is known as one of the best resort regions in the former CIS. However, relaxing on the beautiful beaches of the Black Sea is not the only advantage of this area. Here are the Gonio fortress with a fascinating history, the centuries-old Zvare church, the Makhuntseti waterfall, whose waters have healing qualities, and, of course, the resort towns of Batumi, Kobuleti and Ureki, whose shores are rich in interesting architecture and entertainment facilities.
Kutaisi is the ancient capital of the historical region of Colchis. On the territory of the city is the famous Gelati Temple, which is the tomb of Georgian kings. This architectural monument is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Other attractions of Kutaisi are Prometheus Cave, Bagrat Temple, as well as the Kinchha Falls and the amazingly beautiful canyons of Okatse and Martvili located in the vicinity of the city.
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