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Church of St. Nicholas: Tours & Tickets

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Parnavaz Mepe St., 20, Batumi, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The original structure dates from 1871, a time when the Greek presence in Batumi was considerable (over 10% of the city population). After the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1989, most of the remaining Greeks left the city, even though some of them had...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 17 August 2019

Very nice and old! Really the place to attend service and mass! I go there almost every day and would recommend strongly

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 5 May 2019

The building looks modern and like many churches is heavily frequented with worshippers. Women are expected to cover their head and head scarfs are usually provided. Interesting to observe the rituals that are performed.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 24 March 2019 via mobile

Situated in the direct neighbourhood of Piazza Square, this Greek Orthodox church looks much better than the Square itself. It dates from the 1860s, when the representative of the Ottoman sultan in Batumi gave the Greek Orthodox parish the ground. His only condition was that...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

Orthodox Church in the middle of the Old batumi town. I was lucky since I attand a holy sunday ceremony. Georgian people seems very faithful. St nickolas is the saint of the sea thats why

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

This is a small orthodox church located near the Piazza square in central Batumi. It might be of interest if you haven't seen an orthodox church before but otherwise is nothing particularly special. A quick visit will probably suffice.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

A good experience but then I like churches. I like the smoky dark atmosphere and it provides pleasant relief from the chaos of a tourism city. Listened to a service in Georgian and it was soothing.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This is a old colourful church. The outside painting is different from most of the other churches. Dress Code applies.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

The church is located next to the Piazza square and is built in 1865 during the ottoman empire. I could not get in the church because i was wearing shorts. But i have heard that it is pretty dark inside. The outside of the church...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

The interior is very detailed and interesting if you like architecture and frescoes. There are also numerous paintings. The lighting with the frescoes is interesting and worth a stop if you are already in the area. Please be respectful of those who may be worshiping...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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