Mount Kazbek (Stepandsminda Kazbegi)

Mountain:Mount Kazbek
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The Mountain

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Language(s):Georgian, Russian
Timezone:UTC+04:00
Country calling code:+995

What should we know?

Name in local script:მყინვარწვერი
Also known as:Mqinvartsveri;
 
Environment type:hill, glacier, mountain, woods
Location type:rural, town, viewpoint, village
 
Height:5,047m

How much will it cost us?

Currency:Georgian Lari (GEL)
 
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Geographical feature:Caucasus Mountains
 
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Top Descriptions

Mount Kazbek is one of the most popular mountains in this region, with some claiming that there is something particularly archetypal about its appearance. Perhaps it is its jagged and exceptionally steep snowy slopes that help it to stand out. Certainly, as the third largest mountain in , it dominates the view on a clear day from town and is indeed rather stunning.
 
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Top Tips

For great morning views of this mountain, stay at .
Although Kazbek may not be as accessible in winter, the is still a very rewarding way to get quite a bit closer.
To get a view of both and Kazbek, you will likely have to take shot from down in .
It’s possible to hike to the glacier of this mountain in about 6 hours. Ask around in town for more information.
 
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Reviews & Amenities

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English information
1
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for Georgian
1
Aggression
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
1
Helpfulness
1
Honesty
1
Intoxication
1
Altitude
1
Ascent
1
Descent
0
Intensity
0
Amount
0
Captivation
0
General costs
0
Interactivity
1
Recommendation
0
Safety
0
Value for money
0
Ability to cook
1
Ability to explore
1
Ability to hand wash clothes
1
Freedom
1
Tolerance (affection)
0
Tolerance (drugs)
0
Tolerance (LGBT)
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
0
Insects
0
Mosquitoes
1
Noise
0
Price inflation
1
Sandflies
1
Unwanted attention
0
Nudity
1
Picnicking
1
Swimming
1
Adrenaline
1
Awe
1
Captivation
1
Interactivity
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
2
Recommendation
1
Returnability
1
Backpackers
1
Children
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
0
LGBT
0
Partying
0
Socialising
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
0
Stargazing
1
Visibility
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
1
Rain
1
Snow
1
Temperature
1
Wind
1
Birdlife (viewing)
1
Fishing factor
0
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
1
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Cyclepaths
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
1
Signs
1
Trails
1
Costs
0
Foreigner pricing
0
Obvious pricing
0
Price inflation
1
Ticket costs
1
Value for money
1
Altitude sickness
1
Danger (general)
1
Danger (humans)
0
Danger (land animals)
1
Dengue
1
Landslides
0
Malaria
1
Robbery
1
Wild dogs
0
Amount
0
Multilingual
0
Quality
1
4x4
1
Camping
1
Equipment (cooking)
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Guides
1
Map
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
1
Water purification
1
Ability to take photos
1
Photogenic factor
1
Distance to hospital
1
Safety
1
Safety equipment (need)
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Time needed

Mount Kazbek (Stepandsminda Kazbegi) Forum

Stepantsminda Sameba Bridge

Bridge:Stepantsminda Sameba Bridge
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The Bridge

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Environment type:river, mountain
Location type:rural, village

What can we see or do there?

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Animals:dogs, cows, sheep
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Georgian Lari (GEL)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
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When should we go there, and for how long?

Average time taken:5 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
every day24 hours

How can we get in contact?

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Language(s):Georgian, Russian
Timezone:UTC+04:00
Country calling code:+995

How can we get there?

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Top Descriptions

This disused wire bridge just past centre on the way to makes for a nice scenic photo. There are mountains in the distance, village life to the side, and an icy blue river flowing underneath. On a sunny day it is certainly worth a quick photo opportunity.
 
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Top Tips

This bridge is perhaps best viewed coming from the direction of , rather than from town.
This is not a bridge for people to cross, but can be viewed from the town’s less attractive and adjacent concrete bridge.
 
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Reviews & Amenities

1
Architectural interest
1
Awe
1
Decoration
0
Age
0
Historical interest
0
Historical significance
1
Preservation
1
Restoration
1
English information
1
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for local language
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
1
Altitude
1
Experience needed
1
Risk
1
Amount
1
General costs
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
1
Value for money
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Unwanted attention
1
Picnicking
1
Sunbathing
1
Swimming
1
Awe
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
2
Recommendation
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
1
Rain
1
Snow
1
Temperature
1
Wind
0
Birdlife (viewing)
0
Fishing factor
1
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Cyclepaths
1
Footpaths
1
Signs
0
Discounts
1
Foreigner pricing
0
Obvious pricing
1
Ticket costs
1
Value for money
1
Danger (general)
1
Danger (humans)
1
Reckless driving
1
Robbery
1
Amount
1
Multilingual
1
Quality
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Identification
1
Reservations
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
1
Access to cash machines
1
By card (credit)
1
By card (debit)
1
In foreign currency
1
In local currency
1
Ability to take photos
1
Photogenic factor
0
Safety
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Modernity

Stepantsminda Sameba Bridge Forum

Mount Shani Viewpoint (Stepantsminda Kazbegi)

Viewpoint:Mount Shani Viewpoint
Location: > > >
Map:

The Viewpoint

What should we know?

Name in local script:შანიშვილის მონასტერი
Also known as:shanishvilis monast’eri
 
Environment type:glacier, hill, mountain, woods
Location type:rural, town, viewpoint

What can we see or do there?

Activities:
Attractions:
 
Services:toilets
Shops:souvenirs
 
Animals:
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Georgian Lari (GEL)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
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How long should it take us?

Average time taken:25 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
every dayN/AN/A
 
High season:July, August
Low season:January, February
Temporarily closed:
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How can we get in contact?

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Language(s):Georgian
Timezone:UTC+04:00
Country calling code:+995

How can we get there?

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Transportation type:taxi
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Nearest stop:
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What are the numbers and averages?

Altitude:2,150m

Top Descriptions

This is a viewpoint of the mighty and impressive Mount Shani in the High Caucasus Mountains in northern . At 4,451m and acting as the jagged backdrop to town, this is not a sight to be missed and so should be visited on a clear day.
 
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Top Tips

The best way of reaching this viewpoint is via the which can be completed in about an hour and a half each way.
It’s possible visit this viewpoint along with by for around GEL40 including waiting time and the return journey.
The best view of this mountain is from the platform just infront of . Try to come on a clear day for the best views. Winter has surprisingly clear, crisp and beautiful weather, with a good deal of pure white snow adding to the scene.
 
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Reviews & Amenities

1
Historical interest
0
Historical significance
1
English information
1
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for Georgian
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Helpfulness
1
Altitude
1
Ascent
1
Descent
1
Experience needed
1
Intensity
1
Risk
1
Amount
1
Entertainment
1
General costs
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
1
Value for money
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Unwanted attention
1
Picnicking
1
Adrenaline
1
Awe
1
Evocativeness
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
2
Recommendation
1
Returnability
1
Backpackers
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
0
Stargazing
1
Visibility
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
1
Rain
1
Snow
1
Temperature
1
Wind
1
Birdlife (viewing)
1
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Cyclepaths
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
1
Location
0
Signs
0
Costs
1
Foreigner pricing
1
Ticket costs
1
Value for money
1
Altitude sickness
1
Danger (general)
1
Danger (humans)
1
Danger (land animals)
1
Dengue
1
Malaria
1
Robbery
1
Wild dogs
0
Amount
0
Multilingual
0
Quality
1
Early start
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Guides
1
Map
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
1
Ability to take photos
1
Photogenic factor
1
Distance to hospital
1
Safety
1
Safety equipment (need)
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Time needed
1
Walking time

Mount Shani Viewpoint (Stepandsminda Kazbegi) Forum

Mount Kazbek Viewpoint (Stepantsminda Kazbegi)

Viewpoint:Mount Kazbek Viewpoint
Location: > >
Map:

The Viewpoint

What should we know?

Name in local script:მთა ყაზბეგის ხედვა
Also known as:mta q’azbegis khedva
 
Environment type:glacier, hill, mountain, woods
Location type:rural, town, viewpoint

What can we see or do there?

Activities:
Attractions:
 
Services:
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Animals:
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Georgian Lari (GEL)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
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How long should it take us?

Average time taken:15 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
every dayN/AN/A
 
High season:July, August
Low season:January, February
Temporarily closed:
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How can we get in contact?

Email:
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Website:
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Telephone:
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Language(s):Georgian
Timezone:UTC+04:00
Country calling code:+995

How can we get there?

Coordinates:
Geographical feature(s):
 
Transportation type:taxi
Route number:
Nearest stop:
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The Directions

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The Directions

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What are the numbers and averages?

Altitude:2,150m

Top Descriptions

This is a viewpoint of the mighty and impressive Mount Kazbek in the High Caucasus Mountains in northern . At 5,047m and often snow-capped, this is not a sight to be missed and so should be visited on a clear day.
 
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Top Tips

The best way of reaching this viewpoint is via the .
It’s possible visit this viewpoint along with by for around GEL40.
Try to come on a clear day for the best views. Winter has surprisingly clear, crisp and beautiful weather, with a good deal of pure white snow adding to the scene.
 
If you have a tip about Mount Kazbek Viewpoint (Stepantsminda Kazbegi) and would like to share that information with the community, contact [email protected] and we’ll post it right here in the directory.

Reviews & Amenities

1
Historical interest
0
Historical significance
1
English information
1
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for Georgian
1
Amount
1
Friendliness
0
Helpfulness
1
Altitude
1
Ascent
1
Descent
1
Experience needed
1
Intensity
1
Risk
1
Amount
1
Entertainment
1
General costs
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
1
Value for money
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Unwanted attention
1
Picnicking
1
Adrenaline
1
Awe
1
Evocativeness
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
2
Recommendation
1
Returnability
1
Backpackers
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
1
Awe
1
Beauty
1
Panorama
0
Stargazing
1
Visibility
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
1
Rain
1
Snow
1
Temperature
1
Wind
1
Birdlife (viewing)
1
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Cyclepaths
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
1
Location
0
Signs
0
Costs
1
Foreigner pricing
1
Ticket costs
1
Value for money
1
Altitude sickness
1
Danger (general)
1
Danger (humans)
1
Danger (land animals)
1
Dengue
1
Malaria
1
Robbery
1
Wild dogs
0
Amount
0
Multilingual
0
Quality
1
Early start
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Guides
1
Map
1
Snacks
1
Sun protection
1
Ability to take photos
1
Photogenic factor
1
Distance to hospital
1
Safety
1
Safety equipment (need)
1
Security
1
Cleanliness
1
Maintenance
1
Time needed
1
Walking time

Mount Kazbek Viewpoint (Stepandsminda Kazbegi) Forum

Gergeti Holy Trinity Church (Stepantsminda Kazbegi)

Historical site:Gergeti Holy Trinity Church
Location: > >
Map:

The Historical Site

What should we know?

Name in local script:გერგეთის სამების ეკლესია
Also known as:gergetis samebis ek’lesia, Tsminda Sameba
 
Environment type:hill, glacier, mountain, woods
Location type:rural, town, viewpoint, village

What can we see or do there?

Attractions:, ,
Events:
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Services:toilets
Shops:souvenirs
 
Animals:
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Georgian Lari (GEL)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
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Extras:Average Cost:
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How long should it take us?

Average time taken:45 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
every daysunrisesunset
 
High season:July, August
Low season:January, February

How can we get in contact?

Email:
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Website:
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Telephone:598 978 998
 
Language(s):Georgian, Russian
Timezone:UTC+04:00
Country calling code:+995

How can we get there?

Coordinates:
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Transportation type:taxi
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Nearest stop:
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What are the numbers and averages?

Altitude:2,170m
Size:
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Top Descriptions

Built in the 14th century, Gergeti Holy Trinity Church is all about the setting. Arrive into and this church perched above the town will probably be the first thing you’ll see; indeed, Gergeti Holy Trinity Church is the main reason that both domestic and international tourists continue to be drawn to this part of . Though the church itself may not keep you occupied for too long, the views of and are truly sublime on a clear day, and it’s easy to spend a good amount of time at this site just admiring them.
 
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Top Tips

There is no fee to enter the church, but you might want to leave a donation as you leave. On a cold winter’s day, the door may be wedged shut, but a good push should open it (and it’s lovely and warm inside).
Consider coming here on the . It’ll only take you about 3 hours to do the round trip from town, and there’s some fantastic scenery along the way.
do drive up here in all weather conditions, and cost around GEL40 for the round trip.
Please dress modestly and appropriately if you wish to enter the church.
 
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Reviews & Amenities

2
Architectural interest
2
Awe
2
Creativity
2
Decoration
2
Age
0
Amount of replicas
2
Historical interest
0
Historical significance
0
Historical uncertainty
2
Need for background knowledge
1
Preservation
0
Restoration
1
English information
1
Multilingual information
1
Need for English
1
Need for Georgian
2
Amount
2
Friendliness
1
Contactability
0
Quality
0
Response time (online)
0
Response time (phone)
1
Altitude
1
Ascent
1
Descent
1
Experience needed
1
Intensity
1
Amount
1
Captivation
1
Entertainment
1
General costs
1
Recommendation
1
Safety
1
Value for money
1
Ability to explore
1
Beggars
1
Hassle
1
Hawkers
1
Insects
1
Mosquitoes
1
Price inflation
1
Unwanted attention
0
Authenticity
1
Awe
1
Evocativeness
1
Memorability
1
Need for maintenance
1
Quality
2
Recommendation
1
Returnability
1
Backpackers
1
Congestion
1
Popularity
0
Tour groups
1
Tourists
1
Air quality
1
Altitude
1
Human factor
1
Peacefulness
1
Pollution
1
Variation in terrain
1
Variation in topography
2
Awe
2
Beauty
2
Panorama
1
Changeability
0
Drought
0
Flood
1
Humidity
1
Rain
1
Snow
1
Temperature
1
Wind
1
Birdlife (viewing)
1
Wildlife (viewing)
1
Accessibility (car)
0
Accessibility (disabled)
1
Accessibility (foot)
1
Accessibility (public transport)
1
Disorientation factor
1
Footpaths
0
Signs
1
Trails
0
Discounts
0
Foreigner pricing
0
Haggle factor
0
Hidden costs
1
Ticket costs
0
Tipping factor
1
Value for money
1
Avalanches
1
Danger (humans)
1
Danger (land animals)
1
Dengue
1
Landslides
1
Malaria
1
Robbery
1
Wild dogs
0
Amount
0
Captivation
0
Multilingual
0
Quality
1
Early start
1
Equipment (hiking)
1
Equipment (weatherproof)
1
Flashlights
1
Guides
1
Previous knowledge
1
Reservations
1
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Gergeti Holy Trinity Church (Stepantsminda Kazbegi) Forum

Stepantsminda (Kazbegi) to Gergeti Holy Trinity Church Hike

Hike:Stepantsminda to Gergeti Holy Trinity Church Hike
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The Hike

What should we know?

Name in local script:სტეფანწმინდა გერგეთის სამების ტაძარში
Also known as:st’epants’minda gergetis samebis t’adzarshi
 
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Environment type:forest, hill, mountain, pine, woods
Location type:rural, town, viewpoint

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Animals:bears, wolves
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Georgian Lari (LAK)
 
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When should we go there, and for how long?

Average time taken:1 hour, 30 minutes (each way)
 
High season:July, August
Low season:January, February

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Language(s):Georgian
Timezone:UTC+04:00
Country calling code:+995

How can we get there?

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Route:You’ll want to take the first left after crossing the bridge next to the disused (just opposite ) and then follow this road up through the village. As you come up through the village, you’ll want to watch out for the orange arrows that guide the way back down and follow these up. You should soon be on a track through the village that cannot be passed by cars, and this track will switchback up and out of the village to the right, following beside a field and barbed-wire fence before joining a road.
 
(continued):At this road, you’ll want to take a left here and stay on this road all the way up to . It will switchback through some pretty forest before heading north for about 20 minutes or so, joining another motor-able road where taxis pass. You’ll have excellent views of ahead of you before the road then bends around to the left – you can’t get lost. Follow this road up and within 10 minutes or so you should come to a picturesque clearing with directly ahead of you in the distance. Return the way you came.
 

What are the numbers and averages?

Altitude:1,750m to 2,170m
Distance:5.11km

Top Descriptions

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This is a fairly short and straightforward hike up to from in . All in all, the round trip shouldn’t take you longer than 3 hours, and there are some incredible views to be had along the way in every direction. This hike is enjoyable at any time of the year, and is especially so as it culminates in the perfectly situated .
 
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Top Tips

The only confusing part of this hike is when you’re going up though the village, but just be sure to look out for the orange spots and arrows and you should be fine. The locals should point you in the right direction if you ask nicely too.
There are no facilities once you’re on the trail, so make sure you bring ample water, a few snacks, and some good footwear too.
Don’t miss out on the and from the clearing at the top of the hike. It’s worth doing the hike in clear weather just for these excellent views.
It is possible to up to the church instead if you’d rather not hike, and these cost around GEL40 for the return trip.
 
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