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Tskaltsminda Destination Guide

Delve into Tskaltsminda in Georgia

Tskaltsminda in the region of Georgia (general) is located in Georgia - some 61 mi or ( 98 km ) North-West of Tbilisi , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Tskaltsminda

Local time in Tskaltsminda is now 06:00 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Tbilisi " with a UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Erzurum, Vladikavkaz, Nal'chik, Grozny, and Elista. While being here, you might want to check out Erzurum . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Tskaltsminda ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Destroyed georgian villages in hearth of Georgia! Ethnic cleansing of georgian people

3:42 min by Avaza777
Views: 2430 Rating: 3.57

Completly destroyed georgian villages in Tskhinvali Region. Fakts of ossetian vandalism! Killed more than 200 georgians, exiled all, 15.000 villagers. ..


7:30 min by aparata444
Views: 710 Rating: 5.00

assyrian histori clip ..

Hell On The Earth 1: Ts'kinval

2:20 min by Valentin Loginov
Views: 580 Rating: 5.00

After Georgian's night FireStorm from "Grad"s to Ts'kinval, capital of South Ossetia, at 08.08.08 City is completely destroyed, more than 3000 murdered by Georgian's FireStorm and Troops of Chasteners ..


1:01 min by lz1909
Views: 492 Rating: 3.00

The top slope ..

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Interesting facts about this location

South Ossetian Autonomous Oblast

The South Ossetian Autonomous Oblast was an autonomous oblast of the Soviet Union created within the Georgian SSR on April 20, 1922. Its autonomy was revoked on December 10, 1990 by the Supreme Soviet of the Georgian SSR, leading to the First South Ossetian War. Currently, its territory is controlled by the breakaway Republic of South Ossetia.

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Located at 42.33 44.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Autonomous oblasts of the Soviet Union, History of Georgia (country), History of Soviet Georgia, Ossetia, States and territories disestablished in 1990, States and territories established in 1922


Kekhvi is an abandoned village in the Gori Municipality of Georgia. The village is located on the left bank of the Greater Liakhvi River. The Transcaucasian highway passes through the village. The road from Tskhinvali to Kekhvi – 7.38 km. Since the 2008 South Ossetia war the village is controlled by the breakaway republic and included in the Tskhinval district by its administrative divisions. In the south of the village is situated the village of Kurta.

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Located at 42.30 43.94 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Populated places in Gori Municipality, Populated places in Tskhinval district

Kurta (village)

Kurta is an abandoned village in the former South Ossetian autonomous oblast of Georgia. Populated largely by ethnic Georgians, it was one of the towns that remained under the control of Georgia between the unilateral secession of South Ossetia after the 1991–1992 South Ossetia War and the 2008 South Ossetia War.

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Located at 42.29 43.95 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Ghost towns in Europe, Populated places in Georgia (country), Populated places in Tskhinval district


The snout moth genus Buzala is nowadays considered a junior synonym of Herculia. Buzala is a settlement in the Dzau district of South Ossetia.

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Located at 42.38 43.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Populated places in Dzau district

Java (town)

Java or Dzau is a town of approximately 1,500 people in Georgia According to Georgia's current official administrative division, Java is a main town of Java district in the north of Shida Kartli region. According to the South Ossetian side Dzau is an administrative center of Dzau district. The town is situated on the southern slopes of the Greater Caucasus, within the Greater Liakhvi Gorge, 1,040 m above sea level. Java is the second largest urban settlement in South Ossetia, after Tskhinvali.

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Located at 42.39 43.92 (Lat./Long.); Less than 10 km away
Tags: Cities and towns in Shida Kartli, Populated places in Dzau district