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Tsminda Sameba Cathedral

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As cathedrals go this is an amazing building but only built recently and does not have the majesty of older buildings. Still worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Mindenhof
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a beautiful cathedral happily situated in the top of the humble old town. After entering the gate of the compound, we were lovely surprised by the great view standing in front of us, stretching from the steps up to the cathedral. It's a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Nottscake
Reviewed 1 week ago

Holy trinity cathedral of Tbilisi or Sameba in Georgian stands on the top of the old town Tbilisi. Cathedral is brand new officially opened since 2003 but still in the process of completion. Part of the greater complex on about 90 ha with several other...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place, must visit, loved every bit, do visit in day and night time,,,, ask your tour guide to show the underground as well...

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank jannisad
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must visit this church, it is in the old town. Very big area. Must spend sometimes here. Go to the backside, where there is a big garden.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank sssunsat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been visiting here off and on since 2008. They are doing the frescos in the main hall which will take many years. The process of cartoons and then color is an old one...exciting to see the progress. Grounds are gorgeous and getting more so as...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChauncieR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wasn`t planning to go there. Just I had couple of hours before to go for dinner with my friends, that`s how decided to visit famous cathedral. I loved the place and peace in the mind.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Алия Т
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great church with great square around it. It’s worth walking upstairs to see the church and the views around it.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank michaellW2606TE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful monument, great landscape surrounding the cathedral. Our family of 7 enjoyed the entire experience

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Sseemz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with a guide and found it gave some useful history and perspective. This was recently built so for example they are still painting the inside of the church. Usually you see churches and cathedrals which were completed centuries ago.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Leigh F
April 4, 2019|
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Response from Tatun | Reviewed this property |
sorry, I was there in November; have no idea about the easter services..
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mehdi z
April 2, 2018|
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Response from davit b | Reviewed this property |
visiting the church is absolutely free. no charge.
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lindahardj
January 22, 2018|
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Response from Prasad P | Reviewed this property |
Georgian people celebrate the Christmas and New Year in the month of January and not in December so there is a possibility that the Easter celebrations might be delayed as well. Not sure though. Better to confirm with the... More
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