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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Parts of this monastery date back to the 6th century and the present day cathedral was built in the 12th century. There is a beautiful fresco of Mart with Jesus. No photos allowed in the church.

Thank MRichardson2014
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved this place. We went there from Telavi by taxi (10 lari). Originally, we wanted to take a marshrutka but the station was a mess. The monastery itself is beautiful, there were not many tourists. If you are not dressed as expected for a church,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not close to many tourist attractions, but worth a visit. You do need to cover your butt and head if you are female. Very high ceilings and you can see many different species of grapes.

Thank vamsally
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Part of our day tour from Tbilisi. We were getting a little tired and hungry by the time we got here but definitely worth the stop. Very few other people in the complex and the weather was spring-like perfect so that helped the experience. Nice...More

Thank KevinDoha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Piece of history, quite impressive - biggest church for a thousand years in Georgia. Worth a visit if you in Kakheti

Thank Semua
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Nice and very historical cathedral. Really nice peace of typical georgian architecture. Nowadays it is under construction.

Thank Tomas F
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

This is a very big and old orthodox monastery near Telavi. This is a big complex and with a small shop.

Thank Ukleba
Reviewed 28 May 2018

11th century cathedral with a few remaining frescoes. Unfortunately, one cannot access the balcony because the stairs are closed off.

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Our group were really enjoyed this place! Great history and soul possible to feeling here. Everybody can visit.

Thank Elena-Barbie
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

One of the places worth to stop by if you are around. Beautiful Georgian monastery, one of many more. There is a nice winery and reustarant right in front.

Thank Anna S
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Response from Ann T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can’t say. It’s rather more like a functioning religious place that is open to tourists rather than a public place, so it might actually be open. If you are staying in Tbilisi, you would most probably only go to... More
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