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Address: Rustaveli Avenue, Tbilisi, Georgia
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other church are better but you can have nice view of the castle and city from garden of this church

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Fethiye, Turkey

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Fethiye, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

other church are better but you can have nice view of the castle and city from garden of this church

Thank nomad4838
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its a huge ancient church..a must see . Its one of the important tourist spots of Tbilisi. You can spend an hour looking around and inside the church..a very peaceful place

Thank geet1008
Mashhad, Iran
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Very Holy Church. Nice architecture. Near to other attractions. People pay respect to the church .Located in rustaveli avenue

Thank Leopeji
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

On Saturday evening we looked into this very old church just as a service was getting started. About 50 old women (no men!) were on line to by votive candles for the service. Probably they weren't nearly as old as they looked, but we were fascinated that so many women and no men were in attendance. Be sure to examine... More 

Thank LWL3333
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Beautiful place for praying (for Christians) and it's a historic sight too. And while visiting, you can check out the center of Tbilisi too.

Thank marichanishvili
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Most of the churches we visited in Georgia are very strict with dress codes so that means that guys should wear trousers and ladies should wear something to cover their head and long skirts. Normally they would provide these at the entrance but save some time and bring your own scarf. The places we traveled to are also generally chilly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The church is really fascinating and it is located the centre of Tbilisi. There are more local people than tourists. Behind the church there is a small park quite nice.

1 Thank Rosario_it
New Castle, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

St. George's Church is the third cathedral in Tbilisi. Built in the 1800's, it has many icons and architectural features of the Russian Empire period of Georgian history. We celebrated the Saturday evening Vigil, vespers and Matins. Visit the well supplied store right next to the church.

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Pervouralsk, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

The name "kashveti" is derived from Georgian words kva for a "stone" and shva "to give birth." Legend has it the prominent 6th century monk David of Gareja of the Thirteen Assyrian Fathers was accused by a woman of making her a pregnant in Tbilisi. David prophesied his denial would be proved when she gave birth to a stone. She... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

We dropped in and encountered priests and a small group of women worshipping. It did not seem to be a formal service but was impressive nonetheless. The Orthodox priests are colourful in their robes and we also noted several young men in robes, presumably some form of alter boys? The interior, however, is not as impressive as some of the... More 

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