Metekhi Church

Metekhi Church is an iconic landmark located on the rocky outcrop overlooking the Mtkvari River in Tbilisi, Georgia. It was built in the 13th century during the reign of King Demetrius II and has undergone numerous restorations over the years.

The church has served as a royal residence, a mosque, and a prison. Today, it is a popular tourist attraction and a functioning Orthodox Christian church. The interior is decorated with frescoes depicting scenes from the life of Christ and the Georgian Orthodox Church.

Visitors can climb the stairs to the top of the hill and enjoy panoramic views of the city and the river. The nearby Metekhi Bridge provides a perfect spot for photos and is also worth a visit.

Metekhi Church is a must-see destination for anyone interested in Georgian history and culture, and for those seeking a peaceful retreat from the bustling city below.

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