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Bakurkhevi Destination Guide

Discover Bakurkhevi in Georgia!

Bakurkhevi in the region of Georgia (general) is a place located in Georgia - some 54 mi (or 87 km) North of Tbilisi, the country's capital.

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Local time in Bakurkhevi is now 07:33 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Tbilisi" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Erzurum, Vladikavkaz, Nal'chik, Makhachkala, Grozny or Totsaurni. When in this area, you might want to check out T'orelaani, Sijanaani, Sakerpe, Sach'alischala, P'akhviji and Bakurkhevi as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

The most difficult part of the Georgian ...

03:24 min ( May 20, 2011 by peppons81)
Views: 1,140 - Rating: 5/5

09/05/2011: driving my motorhome through the most difficult part of the Georgian Military Road, while going back from Kazbegi to Tbilisi

2010 Hiking and mountaineering in the Ge...

08:05 min ( June 11, 2012 by Gabriel Gersch)
Views: 484 - Rating: 5/5

Four weeks of hiking and mountaineering in the Georgian Caucasus including a climb of Mt. Kazbek at the end. www.gabriel-gersch.com


Heiner Chewsuretien

00:46 min ( June 25, 2012 by Hans Heiner Buhr)
Views: 288 - Rating: 5/5

Near Chaukhi, Georgia, Caucasus

Georgia Caucasus: Gudauri Freeride

02:51 min ( July 18, 2009 by georgiantourism)
Views: 2,907 - Rating: 4.2/5

Gudauri: The No 1 Skiresort of Georgia Caucasus


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Interesting facts about this location

Khevsureti

Khevsureti/Khevsuria is a historical-ethnographic region in eastern Georgia. They are the branch of Kartvelian people located along both the northern and southern slopes of the Great Caucasus Mountains.

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Located at 42.48, 44.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Former provinces of Georgia (country), Historical regions of Georgia (country), North Caucasus

Mtiuleti

Mtiuleti (Georgian: მთიულეთი; literally, "the land of mountains") is a historical province in eastern Georgia, on the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus Mountains. It primarily comprises the White Aragvi Valley, and is bordered by Gudamakari on the east, Khando on the south, Tskhrazma on the west, and Khevi on the north. Mtiuleti occupies parts of modern-day districts of Dusheti and Kazbegi, Mtskheta-Mtianeti region.

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Located at 42.48, 44.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Former provinces of Georgia (country), Historical regions of Georgia (country)

Mtskheta-Mtianeti

Mtskheta-Mtianeti is a region in eastern Georgia comprising the town of Mtskheta, which serves as a regional capital, together with its district and the adjoining mountainous areas.

More reading: Mtskheta-Mtianeti homepage
Located at 42.48, 44.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Mtskheta-Mtianeti, Regions of Georgia (country)

Pshavi

Pshavi is a small historic-geographic area in Georgia, included in today’s Mtskheta-Mtianeti region and lying chiefly on the southern foothills of the Greater Caucasus mountains along Aragvi River and the lower Iori River. The Pshavs, who are locally called the Pshaveli, speak a Georgian dialect and are Georgian Orthodox. Their history, traditions and customs are similar to those of other eastern Georgian mountaineers, particularly the Khevsurs.

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Located at 42.48, 44.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Former provinces of Georgia (country), Historical regions of Georgia (country), History of Georgia (country)

Gergeti Trinity Church

Gergeti Trinity Church (Georgian: წმინდა სამება - Tsminda Sameba) is a popular name for Holy Trinity Church near the village of Gergeti in the Georgia. The church is situated on the right bank of the river Chkheri (the left tributary of the river Terek), at an elevation of 2170 meters, under Mount Kazbegi. The Gergeti Trinity Church was built in the 14th century, and is the only cross-cupola church in Khevi province. The separate belltower dates from the same period as the church itself.

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Located at 42.48, 44.79 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:14th-century Eastern Orthodox church buildings, Churches in Georgia (country), Mtskheta-Mtianeti, Religious sites in Georgia (country)