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Alaverdi St. George Cathedral

Telavi, Georgia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dating from the 6th century, if I remember what the guide said correctly, this cathedral is very beautiful and has withstood the test of time. It is in a very tranquil setting and a nice place to stop after lunch at Schumann's. It seems to...More

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We arrived very early - just before 8 am, and they do not open until 8. It's a love place, ladies are required to wear a skirt, and we were wearing trousers, but they just gave us a wrap around skirt we would borrow (free)...More

Thank DKtoAD
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Very impressive cathedral dating back to 11th century ( the monastery is even 6th ). Absolutely must see

Thank darchia
Reviewed 26 August 2017

That is a big and impressive monastery and cathedra. The greatest impression is when you look at it from a distance but ... when you come closer it is still impressive!

Thank marekp59
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Easy to get here by a minibus from Telavi. A peaceful, fantastic place with some restored frescoes. Wander around the church, enjoy the musical service if you are there on time. Monks wander around adding to the charm..

Thank Purobi
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Approaching the Cathedral I was impressed. It is stunning and the Cathedral itself once inside is massive. On the day I was there I could not walk around as they were doing maintenance work around the grounds.

Thank chewie999
Reviewed 8 July 2017

A spectacular site, with remarkable architecture. The peaked Georgian -style tower is in beautiful form to behold. It's worth the trip out to this cathedral, which really is unique. It is pastoral landscape and farms around the cathedral, so it is very striking to see...More

Thank Soda100
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

A must see if you are in the region. A simply astonishing piece of medieval architecture in what looks like the middle of nowhere.

Thank ChristopheC188671
Reviewed 19 June 2017

One of the most impressive monasteries in the region of Telavi. Lots of history, and a magnificient landscape around the monastery, including a nice vineyard.

Thank Ana L
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Very spectacular. You'll come out from there with remarkable memories and atmosphere. Worth seeing and going.

Thank Arkton007
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