Jvari Monastery

Jvari Monastery is a sixth-century Georgian Orthodox monastery near , eastern Georgia. Along with other historic structures of Mtskheta, it is listed as a World Heritage site by UNESCO.

Landmarks in the Area

Cathedral
The Svetitskhoveli Cathedral is an Orthodox Christian cathedral located in the historic town of , Georgia, to the northwest of the Georgian capital . is situated 1 km west of Jvari Monastery. 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. is situated 1½ km northwest of Jvari Monastery. Photo: Martijn Munneke, CC BY 2.0.

Tourist attraction
The Shio-Mgvime monastery is a medieval monastic complex in Georgia, near the town of . is situated 8 km west of Jvari Monastery. Photo: Kober, Public domain.

Nature reserve
Tbilisi National Park is one of nine national parks in Georgia, located to the north of the city of . is situated 8 km east of Jvari Monastery. Photo: Ymblanter, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
Mtskheta is a city in Mtskheta-Mtianeti province of Georgia. is situated 1½ km northwest of Jvari Monastery. Photo: Gerd Eichmann, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Village
Natakhtari is a village in the Mtskheta municipality, Mtskheta-Mtianeti region, Georgia. is situated 9 km north of Jvari Monastery.

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