Gurjaani Kvelatsminda Monastery

Gurjaani Kvelatsminda Monastery

Gurjaani Kvelatsminda Monastery
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NPV122
38 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2016 • Couples
Magic atmosphere in autumn -nice colours in the woods around. And nice to see such an old place and imagine how it was used when it was built.
Written November 1, 2016
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icbernard
Marseille, France179 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2016 • Friends
The feat of the monastery is to have two domes, but there is nothing really special. All the painting inside are modern or copies.
It is located in quiet area.
There is a monk always there to verify that you enter properly dressed (no bare legs for men and women, and with a shawl on the head for women).
You cannot go further, as the trail leads to the living quarters of the monks (a former luxury hotel during soviet times).

In short, don't make a detour, but if you pass by, why not.
Written June 13, 2016
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Mariam Merebashvili
Tbilisi, Georgia74 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2015 • Business
Gurjaani Kvelatsminda church is the only church in Georgia, which has two domes. If you are really interesting in art&architecture, when you must visit this place. There are so many astonishing small details about this church.
Written December 19, 2015
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Marek P
Gdansk, Poland1,916 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2017 • Friends
We were there on Sunday - unfortunately just at the end of the mass - would be better if we could be sooner. That was all very exciting.
Written August 31, 2017
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EarlyRetirementAbroa
Princeton, NJ3,108 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2016 • Friends
This place if off the beaten path. No tourists are going there, but it is one of the most enjoyable places we’ve visited in Kakheti.

The relaxing walk from the parking lot to the monastery puts you in the meditative mood. The monastery itself has unique architecture – no any other two-dome churches/monasteries can be found in Georgia.

After visiting the church please don’t leave right away. Allow to spend a few extra minutes on the bench under the trees, listen to the silence interrupted only by birds. I guarantee, you’ll be rejuvenated.
Written May 30, 2016
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Roniziz
Tel Aviv, Israel1 contribution
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2015 • Couples
Nice place in Gurjaani.
the food is good and the drink too' beautiful green view and look very history/
Written January 29, 2016
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