Tbilisi, Georgia


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Georgia (in Georgian: საქართველო/Sakart'velo)

Interesting facts about Georgia

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Country – Mtskheta

One of the most interesting historical facts about Georgia, apart from its spectacular landscapes, hidden caves and medieval churches; is its several UNESCO World Heritage sites. It includes the ancient capital city of Mtskheta, Jvari Monastery built in 4th century. Other sites include huge cathedral complex of Bagrati and Gelati and the mountainous region of Svaneti.

Europe’s highest settlement in Georgia – Village Ushguli

Ushguli has a wide collection of ancient villages situated in the mountainous region of Svaneti. It is recognized as the highest settlement in Europe, at about 2,100 meters (6,900 ft) above sea level. Its stunning landscapes, remarkable cuisine, indigenous traditions and reach hospitality, Svaneti is the must see destination is Europe.