Tbilisi, the capital of georgia is located in the east, on the Mtkvari river, 500 meters above sea level. Tbilisi is the oldest cultural and political center of the country. There are many remarkable places to visit. The main advantage is the old part of Tbilisi with historical and traditional architectures. Travelers can see a variety of churches all over the city.
- the Holy Trinity Cathedral of Tbilisi commonly known as Sameba is one of the largest religious building in the world.
- In Old Tbilisi, you can see Narikala, the oldest ancient fortress overlooking Tbilisi
- Abanotubani, known for its sulfuric baths.
Besides historical buildings, Tbilisi is very special for its modern architecture. There is the bridge of peace, a bow-shaped, steel and glass footbridge over the Mtkvari. Near the Bridge of Peace, there is Rike park with its exciting singing and dancing fountain, mega-chess board and other original compositions. This place is very popular for both local and international visitors, especially for families.
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Plants and animals is interesting for you? you can visit to Botanic garden or Tbilisi Zoo. If you like art and want to know more about Georgian culture life, you can find quite a diverse selection of very fascinating museums. also maybe you are interested in attractions and extreme, there is good place for you and your family , that named Mtatsminda Park, the most popular place for tourists.
Legend About on Tbilisi
The most special detail in Tbilisi is the legend how this city was established and also the history of the name. “Tbili” means something warm in Georgian language. According to the legend, the Georgian ancient king Vakhtang Gorgasali hunted in the forest near to the place where now Tbilisi is located. During the hunting the king saw a pheasant, he shot and killed the bird. In Searching of this bird the king and his haunters found the hot water where the bird was fallen. The king decided to move capital of Georgia from Mtskheta to Tbilisi, because Vakhtang 5 realized that new place had many advantages, and one of them was hot water sources.
UNESCO World Heritage’s nominated Tbilisi’s cultural sites in 2007 .