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“mtkvari river”(12 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| 15 km Eastwards to Town Gori, Gori, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To be able to walk around this ancient city is such a surreal experience. The cave city showcases the marvel of the human race’s ability to adapt and live in inconceivable circumstances. If you need to answer nature’s call, remember to use the toilets located...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited with a small group this interesting place. Not everybody was able to climb the hill to the caves. You really need to use sport shoes and have a bit of basic condition. Some part are quite steep. Interesting walk and from the top...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dick Richard B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cave city is worth the visit. Our great guide told us its history, how people used to live here, make wine here, and how this place changed after the earthquake. Worth the day trip from Tbilisi

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gillurien
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful caves. You can just imagine people living up there thousands of years ago. Nice small museum at the bottom down some stairs which explains in English what you have seen and what has been found there. Also a café and toilets. However, if you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rooby11
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Rich history and coolest views of the plains and chateus of Georgia. Would love to come back in the nicest weather and take more breath taking pictures

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bigmac1988
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Amazing to see and the history of it even better, I would advise to take a guided tour as the information and back ground of the caves they give you is very interesting,try and get there early before all the buses get there.Wear good climbing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank homer000red_12
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Must see plase with more than 3000years history. Take guid,who can explane and tell you about this place and its great history

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Veriko21
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Unique visit for me during my time in Georgia. Bring your student ID, the price goes from 7 Lari to 1 Lari with a student card

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 538austinp
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Fabulous archeological place with a history that goes back 3000 years. You're crazy not to go there when you're in the area. Just imagining people living there so long ago makes you quite... Really unique spot and very worthwhile paying for a local guide to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank taqqie
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We rented a car with driver and guide. Before the visit we ate a very good lunch in the restaurant next door to the cave town. It was a very hot day, 30 degrees Celsius, and broiling sun. Do not forget to bring water with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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September 7, 2017|
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Response from LCTravel17 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and to be safe hire a local driver to take you from the NP Center where you pay the entrance fee to where you begin the walk. The road is very uneven and rocky.
July 2, 2017|
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Response from Yashar A | Reviewed this property |
yes. they are both open from 10 to 18. i also checked them on google map for you. hope i helped. have a good time.
Carolyn R
May 20, 2017|
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Response from John H | Reviewed this property |
You'll be fine wearing your sneakers. Be ready for a bit of wind and sun, however.