By Tika Bujiashvili
Mtskheta, a former capital city of Georgia, hosts tourists almost all over the world any time of the year. The historic churches of Mtskheta, which show the high artistic and cultural level attained by this ancient kingdom, are outstanding examples of medieval religious architecture in the Caucasus. Being also a UNESCO World Heritage Site becomes the city one of the tourist attraction places. Mostly visited places are Jvari Monastery, Svetitskhoveli and Samtavro.
After two-hour historical tour, tourists really need a relaxation to feel the history better. So, Mtskheta Cruise is the best place for that. Five min walk from Svetitskhoveli to Antioqia monastery and another amazing tour is waiting for you…
Mtskheta Cruise offers tourist a 30 min cruise (boat) trip on the river Mtkvari. You will find absolutely different Mtskheta with the most spectacular views of the landscape and historical buildings even in wintertime.
During the trip the guide can give you extra information about the places on the way.
In a small café you can have a little snack and enjoy with the picturesque views of the site. There will also be wine tasting with Georgian cheese and other desserts.
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