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Avketi Destination Guide

Explore Avketi in Georgia.

Avketi in the region of Georgia (general) is a town in Georgia - some 37 mi (or 59 km) West of Tbilisi, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Avketi in Georgia

Current time in Avketi is now 01:23 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tbilisi" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tabriz, Erzurum, Diyarbakır, Vladikavkaz, Grozny or Uriuli Nizhniye. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Uplistsikhe, Saqavre, Patara Ateni, Khovle, Khidist'avi and Avketi. 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

2°C / 35 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -2°C / 28 °F
Evening Temperature -0°C / 32 °F
Night Temperature -3°C / 27 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 75%
Air Pressure 902.8 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 76% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Friday, 24th of November 2017
Snow, light breeze, few clouds.
Snow Day: 0°C (32 °F)
Night: -4°C (25 °F)
Saturday, 25th of November 2017
Light snow, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Light snow Day: -1°C (30 °F)
Night: -10°C (15 °F)
Sunday, 26th of November 2017
Light snow, calm, scattered clouds.
Light snow Day: -11°C (13 °F)
Night: -14°C (6 °F)

Videos

Uplistsikhe (Géorgie/Georgia)

01:03 min ( August 15, 2008 by valpard)
Views: 9,850 - Rating: 4.875/5

Uplistsikhe (literally, "the lord's fortress") is an ancient rock-hewn town in eastern Georgia, some 10 kilometers east of the town of Gori, Shida Kartli. Built on a high rocky left bank of the Mtkvar...

Stan Storimans Gori Story Georgia

03:55 min ( August 24, 2008 by Misbruikvhinternet)
Views: 17,801 - Rating: 4.42857/5

Jeroen Akkermans and Stan Storimans in Gori, 12th august 2008, Georgie Georgia, killed camera operator Stan Storimans and wounded journalist Jeroen Akkermans. August 12th, 2008 by MP (Athens, Greece) ...


Visit of Gori (Géorgie/Georgia)

01:17 min ( August 12, 2008 by valpard)
Views: 10,700 - Rating: 4.38095/5

Gori is a city in eastern Georgia, which serves as the regional capital of Shida Kartli and the centre of the homonymous administrative district. As of 2002, it had a population of . Gori is well know...

Roughcuts Jeroen Akkermans & Stan Storim...

03:59 min ( August 14, 2008 by Misbruikvhinternet)
Views: 19,303 - Rating: 4.11111/5

Marksweblogsite.blogspot.com Jeroen Akkermans and Stan Storimans in Gori, 12th august 2008, Georgie Georgia, killed camera operator Stan Storimans, off line edit. August 12th, 2008 by MP (Athens, Gree...


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Interesting facts about this location

Ateni Sioni Church

The Ateni Sioni Church is an early 7th-century Georgian Orthodox church in the village of Ateni, some 10 km south of the city of Gori, Georgia. It stands in a setting of the Tana River valley known not only for its historical monuments but also for its picturesque landscapes and wine. The name "Sioni" derives from Mount Zion at Jerusalem.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.9, 44.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Georgia (country), Churches in Georgia (country), Eastern Orthodox church buildings, Shida Kartli

Uplistsikhe

Uplistsikhe (Georgian: უფლისციხე; literally, "the lord's fortress") is an ancient rock-hewn town in eastern Georgia, some 10 kilometers east of the town of Gori, Shida Kartli. Built on a high rocky left bank of the Mtkvari River, it contains various structures dating from the Early Iron Age to the Late Middle Ages, and is notable for the unique combination of various styles of rock-cut cultures from Anatolia and Iran, as well as the co-existence of pagan and Christian architecture.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.9, 44.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Georgia (country), Caves of Georgia (country), Former cities in Georgia (country), Former populated places in the Caucasus, Prehistoric sites in Georgia (country), Shida Kartli

Greater Liakhvi River

The Greater Liakhvi River is a river in central Georgia, which rises on the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountain Range in the de facto independent region of South Ossetia and flows into the Kura (Mtkvari) River. The cities of Tskhinvali and Gori lie along the banks of the Great Liakhvi. The river is mainly fed by the melting snows and glacier runoff of the Caucasus Mountains as well as by underground water sources.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.9, 44.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Georgia (country), Rivers of South Ossetia

Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti

Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti is a region in western Georgia which includes the historical Georgian provinces of Samegrelo (Mingrelia) and Zemo Svaneti (i.e. , Upper Svaneti) and has Zugdidi as its capital.

More reading: Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti homepage
Located at 41.9, 44.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Regions of Georgia (country), Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti

Gori, Georgia

Gori is a city in eastern Georgia, which serves as the regional capital of Shida Kartli and the centre of the homonymous administrative district. The name is from Georgian gora (გორა), that is, "heap", or "hill". As of 2002, it had a population of 49,500. Gori was an important military stronghold in the Middle Ages and maintains a strategic importance due to its location on the principal highway connecting eastern and western parts of Georgia.

More reading: Gori, Georgia homepage
Located at 41.9, 44.18 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Gori, Georgia

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