Mtskheta

Mtskheta is a town 15 km north of in the region of Georgia. Mtskheta was the capital of the ancient eastern Georgian kingdom of Iberia from the 3rd century BC to the 5th century AD.

Landmarks in the Area

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

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

Church
Jvari Monastery is a sixth-century Georgian Orthodox monastery near , eastern Georgia. is situated 1½ km southeast of Mtskheta. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Village
Natakhtari is a village in the Mtskheta municipality, Mtskheta-Mtianeti region, Georgia. is situated 8 km north of Mtskheta.

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