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Shamta Destination Guide

Delve into Shamta in Georgia!

Shamta in the region of Georgia (general) is a city in Georgia - some 18 mi (or 28 km) West of Tbilisi, the country's capital.

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Current time in Shamta is now 06:19 PM (Sunday). 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: Tabriz, Erzurum, Grozny, Cherkessk, Zemo Nich'bisi or Natbeuri. While being here, make sure to check out Vaneti, Shamta, Sakurtkhisi, Patara T'onet'i, Orbet'i and Akhali-Zirbiti 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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Videos

Restaurant Tsiskvili in Tbilisi

03:31 min ( November 17, 2009 by travel2georgia)
Views: 2,722 - Rating: 5/5

Restaurant - museum in traditional Georgian style. One of the best restaurant in Tbilisi, offering delicious food and entertainment program. for Further info& booking please contact Skype: asa-inbound...

Garikula Creek Symphony

01:01 min ( July 29, 2010 by frogpye)
Views: 130 - Rating: 5/5

The frogs & crickets nearby the Art Villa Garilkula, Akhalkalaki (Kaspi region, Georgia)


Georgia - sakartvelo music by The Sanda

04:33 min ( November 04, 2008 by OrangeAni)
Views: 16,658 - Rating: 5/5

Beautiful landscapes of Georgia,sakartvelo.Music by Georgian Rock-Folk band - The Sanda-Khorumi. the Photoes in this slideshow are taken from Georgian site.I want to say special thanks to the person w...

Cafe Del Mar - Many Rivers to Cross

05:28 min ( December 06, 2008 by OrangeAni)
Views: 217,385 - Rating: 4.91278/5

Wonderful chill out song by Cafe Del Mar. I hope that the winter landscapes will improve your mood :)


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Interesting facts about this location

Mount Didgori

Mount Didgori, 1647 m, is situated some 40 km west of Georgia’s capital Tbilisi in the eastern part of the Trialeti Range, which is part of the Lesser Caucasus. It was a site of the celebrated victory won by the Georgian king David IV over the Seljuk armies on August 12, 1121. The battlefield extends for several kilometers and is covered by abundant subalipine meadows.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.72, 44.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Mountains of Georgia (country)

Battle of Garisi

The battle of Garisi was fought between the Georgian and Safavid Iranian armies at the village of Garisi in 1556 or 1558, and resulted in a pyrrhic victory of the Georgians. This conflict was an immediate consequence of the Treaty of Amasya signed between the Ottoman and Safavid empires in 1555. This peace deal left a fragmentized Kingdom of Georgia divided into spheres of influence.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.72, 44.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:1550s conflicts, Battles involving Georgia (country), Battles involving the Safavid dynasty

Tetri Tsqaro

Tetritskaro is a town in Kvemo Kartli in southern Georgia, the name of which translates as "White Spring".

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Located at 41.72, 44.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in Kvemo Kartli

Kaspi

For other uses, see Victoria Kaspi (born 1967), an American/Canadian astrophysicist. See Caspians for the ancient people. Kaspi is a town in central Georgia on the Mtkvari River. It is a center of Kaspi district, one of the four districts in Shida Kartli region. Founded in the early Middle Ages, the town turned into possession of the Amilakhvari noble family in the 15th century. Kaspi officially acquired a town's status in 1959 and, as of 2002, had the population of 15,200.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.72, 44.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in Shida Kartli

Kvemo Kartli

Kvemo Kartli is a historic province and current administrative region in southeastern Georgia. The city of Rustavi is a regional capital. The population is mixed between Azeris (45%), Georgians (44%), and Turkish speaking Pontic Greeks and Caucasus Greeks. The current governor is Davit Kirkitadze.

More reading: Kvemo Kartli homepage
Located at 41.72, 44.49 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Former provinces of Georgia (country), Kvemo Kartli, Regions of Georgia (country)