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MTSKHETA - RELIGIOUS CENTRE OF GEORGIA

Jvari MonasteryYou visit the ancient capital and religious centre of Georgia – Mtskheta (3000 years old) and see its historical places: Jvari Monastery (6th century) and Svetitskhoveli Cathedral (11th century) where the Robe of Christ is buried. Both Jvari and Svetitskhoveli are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Afterwards we drive to Shio-mgvime monastery which was founded in the 6th century by the one of the most popular saints of Georgia Father Shio and will have a chance to see the well where the monk spent last 15 years of his life.

Duration: 5 hours

 
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