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Sukhumi Destination Guide

Explore Sukhumi in Georgia.

Sukhumi in the region of Abkhazia with it's 81,546 inhabitants is a place in Georgia - some 216 mi (or 348 km) North-West of Tbilisi, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Sukhumi in Georgia

Current time in Sukhumi is now 03:31 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tbilisi" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Erzurum, Erzincan, Maykop, Cherkessk, Zugdidi or K'vemo Iasht'khva. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zemo Iasht'khva, Volodarskoye, Sukhumi, Shroma, Lech'k'op'i and Ach'adara. We saw 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

19°C / 65 °F Scattered clouds
Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 62 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 78%
Air Pressure 930.1 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Tuesday, 30th of May 2017
Few clouds, calm.
Few clouds Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 9°C (49 °F)
Wednesday, 31st of May 2017
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 12°C (54 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)
Thursday, 1st of June 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 14°C (57 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

Videos

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00:34 min ( July 20, 2009 by ბესარიონ გუგუშვილი)
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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

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 43.01, 40.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 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

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 43.01, 40.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:1840 establishments, Botanical gardens in Georgia (country), Buildings and structures in Abkhazia, 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 43.01, 40.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Abkhazian State University, Sukhumi, Universities in Abkhazia

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 43.01, 40.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:12th-century bridges, Arch bridges, Buildings and structures in Abkhazia, Stone bridges, Transport in Abkhazia

Gulripsh

Gulripsh is an urban settlement in Abkhazia. It is located 12 km from the republic's capital, Sukhumi, and is the centre of Gulripsh raion. Nikolay Smetskoy built three sanatoria in Gulripsh between 1902 and 1913 for patients with pulmonary diseases and founded several parks with subtropical plants. , after the Russian Revolution the sanatoria were nationalised.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 43.01, 40.99 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Gulripsh District

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