Mtskheta

Mtskheta is a city in province of . One of the oldest cities of Georgia and its former capital, it is located approximately 20 kilometres north of , at the confluence of the Mtkvari and Aragvi rivers.
Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Church
is a sixth-century Orthodox monastery near Mtskheta, eastern Georgia. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Cathedral
The is an Orthodox Christian cathedral located in the historic town of Mtskheta, , to the northwest of the Georgian capital . Photo: Giftzwerg 88, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
Samtavro is an Orthodox Christian monastery complex that combines Samtavro Transfiguration Church and Nunnery of St. Photo: Martijn Munneke, CC BY 2.0.

Water feature
Photo: Phyrexian, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Mtskheta

Latitude
41.8463° or 41° 50' 46.7" north
Longitude
44.7196° or 44° 43' 10.4" east
Open Location Code
8HH6RPW9+GR
Population
7700
United Nations Location Code
GE ZAA
Elevation
476 metres (1562 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 218787821
Geo­Names ID
612890
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Mtskheta
  • Arabic: متسخيتا
  • Arabic: محمية المدينة ومتحف متسخيتا
  • Armenian: Մցխեթ
  • Azerbaijani: Msxeta
  • Azerbaijani: Mtsxeta
  • Bashkir: Мцхета
  • Basque: Miskheta
  • Basque: Mtskheta
  • Belarusian: Мцхет
  • Belarusian: Мцхета
  • Belarusian: Мцхэта
  • Bulgarian: Мцхета
  • Catalan: Mtskheta
  • Catalan: Mtskhetha
  • Cebuano: Mtskheta (kapital sa rehiyon)
  • Cebuano: Mtskheta
  • Chechen: Мцхета
  • Chinese: 姆茨赫塔
  • Croatian: Mcheta
  • Czech: Mccheta
  • Czech: Mcheta
  • Czech: Mtskheta
  • Danish: Mtskheta
  • Dimli (individual language): Mtsxeta
  • Dutch: Mtscheta (stad)
  • Dutch: Mtscheta
  • Egyptian Arabic: محمية المدينه ومتحف متسخيتا
  • English: Mcʻxetʻa
  • English: Mtshoeta
  • English: Mtzkhet
  • English: Mzcheta
  • English: Mzheta
  • Erzya: Мцхета
  • Esperanto: Mcĥeta
  • Estonian: Mtshetha
  • Finnish: Mtskheta
  • French: Mtskheta
  • French: Mtskhéta
  • Georgian: Mtskheta
  • Georgian: მცხეთა
  • German: Meschetien
  • German: Mtskheta
  • German: Mzcheta
  • Greek: Μτσκέτα
  • Greek: Μτσχέτα
  • Hebrew: מצחטה
  • Hebrew: מצחתה
  • Hungarian: Mcheta
  • Indonesian: Mtskheta
  • Italian: Mtskheta
  • Japanese: ムツヘタ
  • Korean: 므츠케타
  • Korean: 므츠헤타
  • Latvian: Mcheta
  • Lithuanian: Mccheta
  • Macedonian: Мцхета
  • Malayalam: മ്റ്റിസ്ഖേറ്റ.
  • Malayalam: മ്റ്റിസ്ഖേറ്റ
  • Mazanderani: متسختا
  • Mingrelian: მცხეთა
  • Mongolian: Мцхета
  • Northern Frisian: Mts'cheta
  • Northern Frisian: Mtscheta
  • Norwegian: Mtskheta
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Mtskheta
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Mtskheta
  • Ossetian: Мцхетæ
  • Ossetian: Мцхета
  • Ossetian: Цхета
  • Persian: متسختا
  • Polish: Mccheta
  • Portuguese: Mtscheta
  • Portuguese: Mtskheta
  • Portuguese: Mtsqueta
  • Quechua: Miskheta
  • Romanian: Mțheta
  • Russian: Мцхет
  • Russian: Мцхета
  • Scots: Mtskheta
  • Serbian: Mcheta
  • Serbian: Мцкхета
  • Serbian: Мцхета
  • Serbian: მცხეთა
  • Serbo-Croatian: Mcheta
  • Slovak: Mccheta
  • Slovenian: Mcheta
  • Slovenian: Mtskheta
  • Spanish: Miskheta
  • Spanish: Mtsjeta
  • Spanish: Mtskheta
  • Swedish: Mtscheta
  • Swedish: Mtskheta
  • Turkish: Mtsheta
  • Ukrainian: Мцхета
  • Upper Sorbian: Mccheta
  • Urdu: متسختا
  • Vietnamese: Mtskheta
  • Waray (Philippines): Mtskheta
  • Welsh: Mtskheta
  • Wu Chinese: 姆茨赫塔
  • Yue Chinese: 姆茨赫塔
  • Mtskhera

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