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Abastumani Destination Guide

Discover Abastumani in Georgia

Abastumani in the region of Georgia (general) with its 1,285 habitants is a place located in Georgia - some 103 mi or ( 165 km ) West of Tbilisi , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Abastumani

Local time in Abastumani is now 04:55 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Tbilisi " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Tabriz, Grozny, Zugdidi, Vale, and Tsqrut'i. When in this area, you might want to check out Tabriz . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Abastumani ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Bolo Zari Dance 1

0:51 min by Jennifer McFann
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11th formers dancing at their concert for the last day of school. ..

Bolo Zari Dance 2

0:49 min by Jennifer McFann
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11th formers dancing at their concert for the last day of school. ..

BIELUGA Expedition 2006 - Gruzja, czołgi

4:58 min by BIELUGAExpedition
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Gruzińskie czołgi w Achalcyche / Georgian tanks in Akhaltsikhe ..

Georgia Caucasus: Amazing Lesser Caucasus. Part 2

5:55 min by georgiantourism
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Statements of different stakeholders about tourism development possibilities and strategies in different locations of Samtskhe Javakheti, one of the most diverse regions in the south of Georgia. www.t ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Georgian National Astrophysical Observatory

Georgian National Astrophysical Observatory (GENAO) currently renamed again as Abastumani Astrophysical Observatory was founded in 1932 on Mount Kanobili, near resort Abastumani. The different places of Mt. Kanobili are located between 1650-1700 m. above sea level. The observatory is located ~250 km far from the capital city Tbilisi of Georgia in the west direction. Telecopes 33 cm. Reflector - mounted in 1932, now is in the Museum of GENAO 40 cm. Zeiss Refractor - mounted in 1936 44 cm.

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Located at 41.75 42.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: 1932 establishments, Astronomical observatories built in the Soviet Union, Astronomical observatories in Georgia (country), Buildings and structures in Georgia (country), Science and technology in Georgia (country)

Vale, Georgia

Vale is a town in southwestern Georgia, 12 km from the city of Akhaltsikhe, Samtskhe-Javakheti region, at the border with Turkey. Its population is 5,031 (2002 Georgia census). Vale is a border crossing point into the Turkish village of Türkgözü, in Posof district. The town is situated on the right bank of the Potskhovi River (a tributary to the Mtkvari), on the slopes of the Lesser Caucasus at 1,000-1,200 m above sea level. Vale is first recorded as a village in the 10th-century.

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Located at 41.62 42.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Cities and towns in Samtskhe-Javakheti, Georgia (country)–Turkey border crossings


Akhaltsikhe (Georgian: ახალციხე, literally new castle; also known as Lomisa, Armenian: Ախալցխա, Turkish: Ahıska) is a small city in Georgia's southwestern region of Samtskhe-Javakheti. It is situated on the both banks of a small river Potskhovi, which separates the city to the old city in the north and new in the south. The name of the city translates from Georgian as "new fortress".

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Located at 41.64 42.99 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Cities and towns in Samtskhe-Javakheti

Sarıdarı, Posof

Sarıdarı, Posof is a village in the District of Posof, Ardahan Province, Turkey.

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Located at 41.57 42.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Populated places in Ardahan Province, Posof District

Zarzma monastery

The Zarzma Monastery of Transfiguration (Georgian: ზარზმის მონასტერი, zarzmis p'erists'valebis monasteri) is a medieval Orthodox Christian monastery located at the village of Zarzma in Samtskhe-Javakheti region, southwest Georgia. The Zarzma monastery is nested in the forested river valley of Kvabliani in the Adigeni municipality, 30 km west of the city of Akhaltsikhe. It is the complex of a series of buildings dominated by a domed church and a belfry, one of the largest in Georgia.

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Located at 41.68 42.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: 1300s architecture, Georgian Orthodox monasteries

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Abastumani