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Sionmsheni Destination Guide

Explore Sionmsheni in Georgia.

Sionmsheni in the region of Georgia (general) is a place in Georgia - some 24 mi (or 38 km) North-East of Tbilisi, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Sionmsheni is now 01:37 PM (Tuesday). 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: Tabriz, Erzurum, Vladikavkaz, Grozny, Cherkessk or Sionmsheni. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Vedzatkhevi, Vedzebi, Vedzatkheva, Tokholcha, Sioni and K'vemo Nak'alak'ari. 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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Road to Kakheti

02:09 min ( October 15, 2011 by gr8culinary)
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Scenes of our drive to the Kakheti region

04:11 min ( December 12, 2010 by Kavkazi3)
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Interesting facts about this location

Tianeti

Tianeti is a town in east-central Georgia, in the Caucasus Mountains. It is located at around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:42|6|34|N|44|57|19|E| | |name= }}. Tianeti is the administrative center of Municipality of Tianeti, which also comprises the town of Sioni and 43 neighbouring villages (total area – 907 km²; population – 13,400, 2002 est.). It was known as Tionets during the Russian Empire's rule.

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Located at 42, 45.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Cities and towns in Mtskheta-Mtianeti

Matani

Matani is a village in the Kakheti region, Georgia. In the village is a 5th-century basilica, Tskhrakara (literally, the Nine Gates) and the ruins of an old palace of the Cholokashvili noble family. The village is also home to several traditional religious festivals throughout a year, particularly Didbatonoba (local celebration of St George's Day, November 23), Iakharoba (autumn), and Tsikhegoroba (local variant of Easter Tuesday holiday).

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Located at 42, 45.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Kakheti

Battle of Martqopi

The Battle of Martqopi was a 1625 military confrontation between Georgia and Iran. The Georgians' 15,000 men strong force, led by general Giorgi Saakadze, annihilated a 30,000 men strong Iranian detachment of Shah-Abbas I. In spring 1625, in order to avoid a forthcoming revolt, Shah-Abbas I sent 60,000 of his troops into Georgia under the orders of Qarciha-Khan. He attempted to carry out the policy of wholesale massacre and deportation in Kartli.

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Located at 42, 45.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:1625 in Europe, Battles involving Georgia (country), Battles involving the Safavid dynasty, Conflicts in 1625