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Monument of King Vakhtang Gorgasali

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Reviewed today

I would highly recommend you have a local with you when visiting cause knowing the story is as important as the amazing from top of the rivers intersection

Thank a87muhanna
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Reviewed yesterday

Amazing view of old Tbilisi and the river will get from this point.Monument is dedicated to founder of Tbilisi.

Thank drPrakash999
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this place is visible in your way, anywhere you want to go, in Tbilisi, a big statue of the king, in front of a view of the city that is worth seeing. the church is also a big one although it is currently under a...More

Thank Sina H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You cannot fail to see this monument and it is impressive and of a good size. Great views of old Tbilisi across the river from this vantage point.

Thank Firoz U
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This monument dedicated to the Founder of Tbilisi is visible from all over the Old City and is impressive. Located next to a Church which seemed to be undergoing some maintenance work. We did not actually climb up for a closer view of the monument...More

Thank Ashley A
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

A very catchy status of the King on the horse which cannot be missed while you stroll around the city. We didn’t make it to the top as we could see some maintenance work being carried out at the church and were not sure if...More

Thank Conrad P
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Near the church and main area of Tbilisi the history behind this is strong and the man on the horse was a big man with a very heavy sword worth a visit for yourself and reading up on this king for me a definite 5...More

Thank PopeDaveThe1st
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

The church is very beautiful though they are fixing something on the side. The place was clean and the view was amazing. The river at the back of the monument was brown in color but other than that it's beautiful and historic.

Thank ejnaguita
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

One simply cannot visit Tbilisi and not meet the King! Funnily I did not make a trip to see the statue. However I did not really have to, because wherever I seemed to go I could see the king sitting mighty on his horse. While...More

Thank FarS16
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Worth the short walk up the hill to see this statue and the church where it stands. We were lucky to see a wedding which was taking place and having photos in the courtyard. The statue is impressive and there are plenty of benches to...More

Thank kmby
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