The road from Tbilisi to Kazbegi lies on the picturesque gorge of the river Aragvi. In the distance you will see legendary Jvari Monastery and the ancient Georgian capital, the city of Mtskheta. The first stop at one of dams of the Zhinvalsky reservoir: you will admire its turquoise smooth surface and learn about emergence and a role of this reservoir. And in the winter when water falls, you will see the flooded churches. Besides, you are waited by merge of two rivers (White and Black Aragvi), the types taking the breath away at the Arch of Friendship and the unusual mineral source reminding the golden river.
SIGHTSEEINGS TO SEE
Church to Gergeti and Ananuri’s fortress
You precisely saw such cards of the ancient monastery standing on the hill against the background of snow-covered mountains. Behind these types in reality you will go to the village of Stepantsminda at the foot of Kazbek. And there you will change on jeeps to rise to the “monastery behind clouds” sung in verses by Pushkin. On a travel also perfectly remained Ananuri’s fortress of the 16th century: behind its powerful walls you are waited by stories of local governors.
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