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Monument of King Vakhtang Gorgasali

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“old city” (8 reviews)
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Tbilisi, Georgia
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Don’t know if I would have made a special trip to here, but our tour guide was leading us through the streets of Tbilisi and we passed by this statue. We didn’t get any closer than the street and from what I could see, the...More

Thank Yitzchak M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Monument of King Vakhtang Gorgasali is located in front of metekhi catedral on a small hill inside mtloary river and next to old city complexes ( rike park,cable car,bridge of peace).this is a impressive statuse and King Vakhtang Gorgasali on horseback and his face is...More

Thank pghadamli
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Well, look at the pictures: Thats what you get :D But seriously - is is located that you came by anyways and should not miss it. From the downside (Old town) it looks nice especially with the vview down the river. But we enjoyed in...More

Thank DrCraq
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I had loved this statute as it is situated next to a church and there is river flowing down. The details of the statute are impressive and you can view it from the bridge no need to go up the church if you are short...More

Thank 226ninadp
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The statue of King Vakhtang Gorgasali on horseback is on top of Metekhi Cathedral hill. Easy to reach. The statue is on the edge and facing the square underneath. It is better to take photos from the bridge although you can go up to the...More

Thank Vg40
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Tradition says that King Vakhtang founded Tbilisi where he encountered a spring of warm water. The name Tbilisi indeed means "the site of warm springs". The statue itself doesn't really represent a must-see monument, but being located near Metekhi Church on the cliff, represent a...More

Thank Andrea_Detto
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The monument and church are just 5 minutes walking from the city center. lovely view from up there. church is under maintenance but still a good place to visit.

1  Thank 88Roy88
Reviewed 26 June 2017

monument impressing with views. great place for pictures. thanks for company "Taste of Georgia" they guide show me best of Tbilisi and explain well what historical value is there.

Thank Kayelvizhi K
Reviewed 5 June 2017

From what I know and heard from my tour guide Makho, he is a brave warrior, good heart and a very kind king.

Thank thila2326
Reviewed 4 June 2017

consider visitint several times a the views of the city change with the time of day and the light Personally i enjoy sunset and dawn the best but sny time is worth the journey

Thank TJB2013
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