Ateni Sioni Church

Ateni Sioni Church is a historic Georgian Orthodox Christian church located in the Shida Kartli region of Georgia. The church dates back to the 7th century AD and is renowned for its beautiful frescoes and intricate architectural design.

The church served as an important center of religious and cultural activity in medieval Georgia. Ateni Sioni Church played a significant role in the development of Georgian architecture and is considered a masterpiece of early medieval Georgian art.

Ateni Sioni Church is situated in a picturesque location, surrounded by the lush forests and rolling hills of the Shida Kartli region. The area is popular for hiking and outdoor activities, with several trails leading to nearby waterfalls and scenic viewpoints.

Ateni Sioni Church can be reached by car or public transport from the nearby town of Gori, which is located approximately 90 kilometers (56 miles) west of Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia. The church is open to visitors throughout the year.

The height of the church's dome is approximately 20 meters (66 feet).

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