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Metekhi St, Tbilisi, Georgia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

this cathedral is located in one of the best places in tbilisi and you can have a good view from up there to watch the city.also the inside is kind of show the culture of georgian people

Thank peyman-safa
Reviewed 6 days ago

A Nice view of the river & the city panorama.... A historical church with a small park...recommended

Thank George K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Virgin Mary Metekhi church is located on the left bank of the river Mtkvari, on the cliff plateau. Metekhi church is where Vakhtang Gorgasali built his palace, and the site’s first church, when he made Tbilisi his capital in the 5th century. The church was...More

Thank Ivan_002_10
Reviewed 1 week ago

The interior combines considerable scale with impressive intimacy and it was a privilege to be there during a service. I was enchanted by the Art Nouveau wooden main dooras

Thank Perrygrinate
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This is one of the most beautiful sights that should be visited when in Tbilisi. The interior is very beautiful but surprisingly small. The views from the outside are amazing and you get a fantastic panorama of the old city and the river. It is...More

1  Thank Mani R
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Although the new Tsminda Sameba Holy Trinity Cathedral is far bigger and more impressive, this one marks the Tbilisi landscape, for two reasons. First, it's dramatic position, in the sole city center at an elevated cliff edge makes it a Tbilisi symbol (the Sameba is...More

1  Thank B1714D
Reviewed 26 November 2017

I really liked this cathedral. It is very beautiful and big, well located, and has great paintings and relics.It is also full with people, which is always nice to see.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 21 November 2017

I liked this church very much. Both for the view outside as well as the interior decorations. What also highlights this church from others is how it sits above the river below.

Thank TheTravelPirate
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

The Metekhi Cathedral is located just above the city’s restaurant and cafe hub. It’s the perfect spot to get a 360 degrees view of Tblisi and to watch the perfect mix of the old and the new.

Thank Jovie E
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is the clearly most clear picture of our city, not only for religious people, that's just awesome face. must see place

Thank Acho K
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