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  Mtskheta-Mtianeti - region is the newest unit in the history of political-administrative dividing of Georgia. The regional centre is Mtskheta town, listed in the UNESCO protection. Region of Mtskheta- Mtianeti is very interesting for tourists with its history, culture, museums and churches-monasteries, which creates the great potency for development of cultural and pilgrim tourism. The beautiful nature of the region, natural monuments, protected territories, water-falls and other sightseeing creates the great conditions for developing of eco-tourism.

 

YOU WILL VISIT:


v  Dusheti - is a small town in the East Georgia. The town is located on the banks of the Dushetis-Khevi river at 900 m above sea level at the foothills of the Greater Caucasus. Dusheti is first mentioned in the historical sources in 1215, although the archaeological artifacts demonstrate that the place had been populated since Antique period.

v  The Bazaleti Lake - is igneous and it is distinguished by the medicinal qualities. The surface area of the lake is 1.22 km². and its maximum depth is 30 m. Currently, the area is a popular recreational area served by a modern tourist complex.

v  Ananuri Fortress - was built by the Dukes of Aragvi in the valley between the two rivers of Aragvi and Vedzatkhevi and its earliest parts date from the 13th century. In 2007, the complex has been on the tentative list for inclusion into the UNESCOWorld Heritage.

v  The Zhinvali Dam - is a hydroelectric dam on the Aragvi River in the Caucasus Mountains in Zhinvali. The Zhinvali Hydroelectric Power Plant has two turbines with a nominal capacity of 65 MW each having a total capacity of 130 MW.

v  Vazha-Pshavela House Museum in Chargali - The museum houses memorial objects connected with life and work of well-known Georgian poet Vazha-Pshavela (1861-1915). The building is located over the small mountain rivulet…