|Hike:||Stepantsminda to Gergeti Holy Trinity Church Hike|
|Location:||Europe > Georgia > Stepantsminda (Kazbegi)|
What should we know?
|Name in local script:||სტეფანწმინდა გერგეთის სამების ტაძარში|
|Also known as:||st’epants’minda gergetis samebis t’adzarshi|
|Tour operator(s):||Add Data|
|Environment type:||forest, hill, mountain, pine, woods|
|Location type:||rural, town, viewpoint|
What can we see or do there?
|Attractions:||Gergeti Holy Trinity Church, Mount Kazbek Viewpoint, Mount Shani Viewpoint, Stepantsminda Sameba Bridge|
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|
How can we get in contact?
|Country calling code:||+995|
What are the numbers and averages?
|Altitude:||1,750m to 2,170m|
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|This is a fairly short and straightforward hike up to Gergeti Holy Trinity Church from Stepantsminda Sameba Bridge in Stepantsminda (Kazbegi). 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 Gergeti Holy Trinity Church.|
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|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 Mount Kazbek Viewpoint and Mount Shani Viewpoint 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 take a taxi up to the church instead if you’d rather not hike, and these cost around GEL40 for the return trip.|
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