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Address: Tbilisi, Georgia

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Interesting sculpture

The sculpture is very interesting and it is located near the church so to form a beautiful complex. The only thing is that it is difficult to have a very good picture of the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 14, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The sculpture is very interesting and it is located near the church so to form a beautiful complex. The only thing is that it is difficult to have a very good picture of the statue.

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

One would be remiss if one were not to take the extra stroll across the bridge to this masculine statue. It has a fine view -- couples (including my wife and I) like to come here after they get married for photo ops!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

This statue stands, as it always has, overlooked the Kura or Mkvari River. It is so much part of Georgia's history - and can be viewed from the cable car, Mt Mtsatminda - but is particularly beautiful at sunset. Georgia history, medieval, is never far from the people or the culture perhaps even more so now that they are away... More 

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Muscat Governorate, Oman
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

The monument located in the same area and same entrance of Metekhi Cathedral. At night it looks much beautiful because of the lightings. Do take a photo from the opposite site. looks good.

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Tbilisi, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I live right above the Church and statue so I can come here as often as I want. in the evening, the Mtekhi Church and Bakhtang I are lit up beautiful and as worth the stroll

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Tehran, Iran
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

Just near Metekhi Church, it overlooks the river. While visiting old Tbilisi and Metekhi old church this statue will be on your view.

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Fyvie, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Its an amazing monument, but do take your trainers; its well lit and looks beautiful all lit up at night. The view from there is great as well. Its well worth the hike

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Izmir, Turkey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

Fits the Metekhi "cathedral"??? garden,distubing car park by its foot,wonderfull point to shot,best view oppurtunity for old city...

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

monument is a kind of a symbol of Tbilisi with the cathedral and the bridge on the river. it has a very dramatic view from the side of the old city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

there is another little church right on the water edge, between the bridge and the cliff that the big church is on. nice. can climb around the edge of the water, and if you have climbing skill, may not be for everyone, you can get up to the two caves in the cliff. these caves can be easily seen from... More 

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