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Ananuri Fortified Castle Ensemble

Georgian Military Highway, Ananuri, Georgia
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Georgian Military Highway, Ananuri, Georgia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You can visit this place on your way to Kazbeji beautiful mountains. It has an amazing view of a water reservoir.

Thank Ola S
Reviewed 6 days ago

You can see it from the road and the view invites you to stop and step in. That is a very interesting monastery complex to visit. Please expect a lot of visitors if you stop there in the high season.

Thank marekp59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This fortress is beautifully located on the shores of the Ananuri dam. On the way up to the mountains, it is worth a quick stop to enjoy the beautiful views, but I would not spend the time and money on a day trip from Tbilisi....More

Thank swede1102
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is very nice and also the buildings are interesting. There are af course a lot of tourists and "shops" as it is not too far from Tbilisi. We were on our way north to Stepanzminda and as you cross it, a short stop...More

Thank DrCraq
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a part of our tour 1 hour very much enjoyable stop. Beautiful old castle on the green hills with amazing view. Must see!

Thank Bacio-Di-Fortuna
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this place on our way to Kazbegi. It was looking stunning from the main road as it's the biggest building in that area overlooking the river Aragvi. This massive castle consists with 2 churches inside. We saw many tourists as it's one of...More

Thank Dayakanth
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is one of the 'also ran' kind of attractions that assumes a place in itinerary more because it is on the way to Gergeti or Gudauri. If so, then no harm in spending some 20-30 minutes at this dilapidated Fort and view of Jinvali...More

2  Thank vsnrao36
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Very old castle, where u can meet hundreds of multinational tourists. Such a crowded place that it is a line to go up for a beautiful view. At the entrance you can find dozens of trade tents with similar souvenir products, like ceramic, magnets, sweets,...More

Thank Katrin K
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is actually a quite impressive fortress, castle, and church with commanding views of the reservoir. Unfortunately there are hordes of tour buses trucking people up there. The parking lot is filled with the usual touts hawking fake souvenirs and other junk. But the structure...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We made a brief stop here. The grounds are gorgeous. The interior of the church is spectacular with it's mosaics and murals. It is also very guided for a Georgian church.

Thank Rwanda17
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Response from sebhoff | Reviewed this property |
Hi! This must be a misunderstanding - I am not Makho... Best, Sebastian