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Gergeti Trinity Church

 

Gergeti Trinity Church

Gergeti Trinity Church
Gergeti Trinity Church
Gergeti Trinity Church

Gergeti Trinity Church (Terek), at an elevation of 2170 meters, under Mount Kazbegi.

The Gergeti Trinity Church is built in the 14th century, and is the only cross-cupola church in Georgian Orthodox and Apostolic Church

The church is a popular waypoint for trekkers in the area, and can be reached by a steep 3 hour climb up the mountain, or around 30 minutes by jeep up a rough mountain trail.

Kuppelkirche Zminda Sameba, 2170 m und Kazbeg

References

  • Rosen, Roger. Georgia: A Sovereign Country of the Caucasus. Odyssey Publications: Hong Kong, 1999. ISBN 962-217-748-4

External links

  • Georgian government site

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