Imereti Caves Protected Areas Additional Sightseeing
Imereti region is distinguished by abundance historic and cultural monuments. While visiting the protected areas you can also visit the following sightseeings:
- Gelati Monastery Complex - XII century Gelati Monastery complex is located in village Gelati of Tkibuli Municipality. The monument is protected by UNESCO as world heritage site. In order to get to Gelati, you must take the road from Kutaisi toward Tkibuli. It is necessary to take course from Kutaisi to Tkibuli. Distance from Kutaisi central square to Gelati Monastery complex is 8.5 km. Photo gallery
- Motsameta Church – X century Motsameta church is located in village Motsameta of Tkibuli Municipality. In order to get to Motsameta you must go from Kutaisi toward the direction of Tkibuli. The distance from Kutaisi central square to Motsameta Church 6 km. You must get off the car and cover the last 500 m of your trip on foot. Photo gallery
- Bagrati Church - XI century Bagrati Church is located in the city of Kutaisi. The monument is protected by UNESCO as a world heritage site. In order to get to Bagrati you must depart from the Red Bridge toward the settlement of Gora. The distance from the Red Bridge to the church is 1 km. Photo gallery
- Ubisi Monastery - IX century Ubisi Monastery is located in Kharagauli Municipality, north-east of village Ubisi, 400 m away from Tbilisi-Kutaisi central highway.