Category Toponymy

Locations in Georgia that are worthy of attention

Synagogue “Beit Rachel” in Tbilisi

Beit Rachel Synagogue (aka New Synagogue, aka Russian Synagogue) is located in Old Tbilisi, not far from Great Tbilisi Synagogue. Coordinates: 41.692703, 44.806291. The synagogue is located at 13 Kozhevenny Lane (on some maps – Kozhevenny Dead End or Tkavi…

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Shekvetili Dendrological Park

The arboretum is located on 60 hectares of land on the Black Sea coast near the village of Shekvetili. Built at the expense of the Georgian oligarch Bidzina Ivanishvili. Giant trees were brought here from different regions of Georgia for…

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Kobuleti

Kobuleti is a resort town in Adjara, part of the “Georgian Riviera”. It is located on ten kilometers of the Black Sea coast, approximately in the middle between Batumi and Poti. The main resort life is more or less evenly…

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Museum of History and Ethnography of Georgian Jews

The Museum of the History and Ethnography of Georgian Jews named after David Baazov is located in Tbilisi on Anton Katalikos Street, 3, in the depths of quiet colorful streets, between ancient buildings that themselves can serve as museums. The…

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Zugdidi сity

Zugdidi is a small administrative city with a population of about 50 thousand people. Its length is approximately 7 kilometers. The city has a municipality, banks, social services, educational and medical institutions, a theater, operating enterprises, a market, post offices,…

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Great Synagogue in Tbilisi

The main synagogue of the Jewish community of Tbilisi is the Great Synagogue or the Sephardic Synagogue, or the synagogue of Jews from Akhaltsikhe, where its founders come from. The Great Tbilisi Synagogue is located on K. Abkhazi Street (Kote…

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Turtle Lake (Tbilisi)

A small lake in Tbilisi, in the southern part of the Vake-Saburtalo region on the northern slope of Mount Mtatsminda. Altitude 687 m above sea level. The name of the lake comes from the abundance of turtles living in these…

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Cableway Vake – Turtle Lake

The cable car connects Vake area (lower station) and Turtle Lake (upper station). Length: 1200 meters. One-way fare: 1 GEL, free for Ukrainians with a passport. Bicycle lift: 1 lar. Lower station: 41.711475, 44.753437 Upper station: 41.70134, 44.751586

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“Rose Garden” park in Tbilisi

A small area “Rose Park” has a unique charm. It was designed in 1892 by the architect L. Belfeld and received the name “Mayer’s Garden”, by order of which Belfeld first built a house, and then designed the park. In…

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Kojori Fortress

The remains of the fortress are located in the vicinity of Tbilisi near the village of Kojori on the top of Mount Azeula, at an altitude of 1350 meters above sea level. Other names: Azeuli fortress, Kor Ogli fortress, Agarata…

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Tourist information center in Tbilisi

The information center for guests of Georgia is located near Freedom Square in Pushkin Park, GPS 41.694175, 44.801615. You can take the subway to Liberty Square station. Here you will be prompted where to go for any tourism issues in…

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Where is the climbing wall located in Tbilisi?

The natural climbing wall in Tbilisi is located on the territory of the Tbilisi Botanical Garden at the point with coordinates 41.683599, 44.794775 near one of the picturesque waterfalls in this gorge. Access to the climbing wall seems to be…

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