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Loane Shavteli, Tbilisi, Georgia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere, whether you are religious person or not it is worth a visit make a part of your tour in Tbilisi.

Thank Tony L
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The oldest church in Tbilisi, or the some parts of the structures of it, and it can be see once you go inside. No pictures are allowed inside, but I was told this church is a particular favourite with Georgians as they get baptised here....More

Thank Firoz U
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The oldest church in Tbilisi ,we are told. The interior is charming, but the old frescoes are gone, and thus we found it not particularly interesting

Thank gsrs
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

The oldest church in Tbilisi. Was built in 4th century. Must go place for everyone, to be awared about Georgian culture and religion itself.

Thank evro e
Reviewed 28 April 2018

The church was very near to Old Tbilsi Gate, it's just beside Marionette Clock , I really love the street , it's serene and calm. The church is nice , has some good views , one can view presidential palace. There will be sometimes beautiful...More

Thank Rameez Ahmed S
Reviewed 12 January 2018

To get into the basilica you pass underneath a later belfry that graces the street outside. The interior of the church dates back to the 6th century, is indescribably impressive and, better still, used as much as it was 1400 years ago

Thank Perrygrinate
Reviewed 20 August 2017

A masterpiece of Georgian religious architecture. The oldest in town, severe and dark but really fascinating.

1  Thank Stefano C
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Yes must see place for history lovers . Others can also add to their itinerary. light a candle inside the church .

Thank Rajeev A
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is approximately 2 Kms stretch of shopping, hotels and restaurants, all kind of upscale ones. We visited this place due to Indian restaurant 'Spice Garden' that is situated on this avenue. Had some shopping experience in shops that had the 'Sale' - not so...More

Thank vsnrao36
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is perhaps the most important basilica to see in Tbilisi. It's not the largest, but it is old and venerated because of the relics inside.

1  Thank Nicole B
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Response from Firoz U | Reviewed this property |
Hi Shelly, I'm not entirely sure for the dates you mention, but when I was there in early June, there was scaffolding up but I believe on Sundays there may be a church service. Might be good to ask the accommodation you are... More