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Bagrati Street, Kutaisi 4600, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cathedral was build in 11th century. It is oldest cathedral. From the yard of it you can see city center.

Thank kristomag
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like the song 'mad dogs and English men' we walked up the steep hill from the Botanical Gardens in the midday sun but the effort is rewarded with beautiful architecture and fine views over the city. The Cathedral contains many colourful icons but it is...More

Thank TheGreenEastYorks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This 11th-century cathedral is must see place in Kutaisi taking into account its historical, cultural and aesthetical point of view. I recommend walking by foot taking steps so that you can enjoy the view and also pass close to the yards of the local inhabitants....More

Thank lalik322
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From below you can see the ancient cathedral which was first erected in 1003. Climb the hill or take a taxi (which is very inexpensive) up to the cathedral. Remember that in an Orthodox Church you must be dressed appropriately - but don't worry -...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can reach the cathedral by taking the cable car from the old town up to the amusement park and then walking along quiet back-roads for about 20 minutes. The cathedral like most orthodox churches is bare and without seats or stained glass. It has...More

Thank jamesensor2017
Reviewed June 10, 2018

An important landmark in Georgian history, which contains a shroud, containing the imprint of Jesus. I could not quite get a true response to whether it was a copy or the actual one! The cathedral is located on a hill away from the centre of...More

Thank Firoz U
Reviewed June 3, 2018

This is a famous and impressive orthodox cathedral in Kutaisi. Even if you are not into cathedrals it is worth a visit. It is on a hill which affords good views all around. Do remember that this is a place of worship.

Thank gyanfernando
Reviewed June 1, 2018

It was a worst hotel in Georgia region I had ever been : - poor wifi coverage - "0" guest service - the quality of the bed, pillows is disgusting - the drain in the bathroom doesn't work (room change did not help) - breakfast...More

Thank Igor S
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Spectacular, magical breathtaking views You feel that you are in the sky with the angels but you feel also that you are in earth too The feeling is strange and you feel that you are living in old ages with the monks and also that...More

Thank kpoupazis
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Breathtaking views but bit of a hike... get a taxi up 5 GEL and walk back down to Chain Bridge... nice little cafe opposite with lovely views too. Small piety counter at the back of the cathedral run by a lady with an odd pigeon/dove...More

Thank caroline robinson
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