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Abzhaqva Destination Guide

Delve into Abzhaqva in Georgia!

Abzhaqva in the region of Abkhazia is a city in Georgia - some 213 mi (or 343 km) North-West of Tbilisi, the country's capital.

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Current time in Abzhaqva is now 10:36 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tbilisi" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Erzurum, Erzincan, Maykop, Cherkessk, Zugdidi or Akapa. While being here, make sure to check out Zemo Iasht'khva, Verkhniy Gul'ripsh, Volodarskoye, Shroma, Poltava-Aleksandrovskoye and Kelasuri as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.






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01:20 min ( April 21, 2010 by MsVeNICK)
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Amzara Village Abkhazia Georgia 13th ...

03:35 min ( September 15, 2009 by raporap)
Views: 4,870 - Rating: 4.2/5

Our summer cottage in Amzara Village, Shroma Council, Sukhumi Region, Abkhazia, Georgia. Video was made by me in July 13th, 1992, just one month before the Georgian-Russian War in Abkhazia


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00:34 min ( July 20, 2009 by ბესარიონ გუგუშვილი)
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Abkhazia 1992-1993 Unusual Fascism 1/6 ...

10:00 min ( December 04, 2008 by 99CC1975)
Views: 10,987 - Rating: 2.89474/5

A documentary about the tragedies that took place during the 1992-1993 Georgian - Abkhaz war, which came into conclusion in september 1993 with the massacres in and around Sukhumi, the capital of Abkh...


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Interesting facts about this location

Besleti Bridge

The Besleti Bridge also known as the Queen Tamar Bridge is a medieval arched stone bridge at Sukhumi, Georgia’s breakaway republic of Abkhazia. Located some 6 km from the city centre, the bridge spans the small mountain River Besletka, and dates back to the late 12th century.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 43.03, 41.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:12th-century bridges, Arch bridges, Buildings and structures in Abkhazia, Stone bridges, Transport in Abkhazia

Sukhumi botanical garden

Sukhumi Botanical Garden is one of the oldest botanical gardens in the Caucasus. It was founded in 1840 as Sukhum-Kale Military-Botanical Garden by the head of the Russian Black Sea fortification line N. N. Rayevsky with the purpose of the introduction of new plants in the region. It was ravaged by Turkish forces in 1853-55 and 1877-78 in the course of the Russo-Turkish wars. The garden was transferred to civil authorities in 1889 and the restoration of the plantings was begun in 1894.

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Located at 43.03, 41.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1840 establishments, Botanical gardens in Georgia (country), Buildings and structures in Abkhazia, Sukhumi

Kelasuri Wall

The Kelasuri Wall or Great Abkhazian Wall (Georgian: აფხაზეთის დიდი კედელი) is a stone wall located to the east of Sukhumi in Abkhazia. The time of its construction is not known definitely; several dates ranging from antiquity to the seventeenth century were suggested, although more recent works have provisionally favoured construction in the 6th century AD. The wall featured about 300 towers, most of them now entirely or largely ruined.

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Located at 43.03, 41.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Abkhazia, Walls

Sukhumi

Sukhumi; is the capital of Abkhazia, a disputed region on the Black Sea coast. The city suffered heavily during the Georgian–Abkhazian conflict in the early 1990s.

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Located at 43.03, 41.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek cities, Black Sea, Capitals in Asia, Capitals in Europe, Greek colonies in Georgia (country), Milesian Pontic colonies, Port cities in Asia, Port cities in Europe, Sukhumi

Abkhazian State University

The Abkhazian State University is the only university in Georgia's breakaway republic of Abkhazia. It was founded in 1979 on the basis of the Sukhumi Pedagogical Institute. Its first rector was Zurab Anchabadze. The university consists the departments of physics and mathematics, biology and geography, history, philology, economics, law; pedagogical and agro-engineering departments.

More reading: Abkhazian State University homepage
Located at 43.03, 41.08 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Abkhazian State University, Sukhumi, Universities in Abkhazia