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Monument of King Vakhtang Gorgasali

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Address: Tbilisi, Georgia
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a signature of Tbilisi

looks same as many years ago, really nice view from its foot, the Volf Head is guarding the City )))

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

looks same as many years ago, really nice view from its foot, the Volf Head is guarding the City )))

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

This monument is one of real signs of Tbilisi, if you see it in some movie on on TV you immediatelyrecognize it is Tbilisi. Over the bank of Kura river and in front of Metekhi church this king watches old town. This monument s dedictated to the king who brought capital to Tbilisi from old Mtskheta (absolutely must visit place... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Big sculpture of a man on the horse with a funny hand gesture. Locals have many legends about meaning of this gestures, though the monument is on the right place, I think.

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Navi Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

The 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. it is located in the same area and same entrance of Metekhi Cathedral. At night it looks very beautiful because of the lighting.

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Brussels
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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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