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Tsminda Sameba Cathedral

Elia Hill, Tbilisi, Georgia
+995 599 98 88 15
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“golden dome” (5 reviews)
“big church” (7 reviews)
Elia Hill, Tbilisi, Georgia
+995 599 98 88 15
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The biggest church in the city visible from pretty much anywhere...we went at dusk which made the complex look even more amazing as the surrounding lights came on...interior doesn't have much going on...

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 3 days ago

Quite a climb up to the large hill from the old town but it is worth the efforts. Taxi would be easy choice of course. The cathedral is beautiful and rather huge. The views from the top are very nice. Regardless of you personal beliefs,...More

Thank Vg40
Reviewed 4 days ago

The view from the hill is probably one of the best things in here, but also the walk we took to the hill through the poorest of neighborhoods - the amazing golden dome lying in the back of the old wooden buildings.

Thank Henna_M_
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I love the neighbourhood and the yard of the church.. its beautiful.. nice garden.. you can see this huge church.. inside of the church is a bit simple.. but from outside everything is wonderful.. IT HAS ALSO AN AMAZING VIEW TO THE CITY AND MOUNTAINS...More

Thank Babak S
Reviewed 5 days ago

The biggest in Georgia, though very modern. You can see it from many places in the city. It´s quite beautiful inside, but don´t expect nice frescoes!

Thank Ana L
Reviewed 1 week ago

from every where you can see this church. it is valuable attraction of Tbilisi. high roof of building is pretty attractive. I will go there again.

Thank Alireza D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This catgedral which can be seen from almost all over the city is very beautiful. I deeply impressed by its vast garden and nice flowers. In addition, inside the cathedral there are many many beautiful paintings and the decoration is great. It is a must...More

Thank Mojimasoudi
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the biggest tourist attraction which is not to be missed... Its more of that cliched things to be checked off your "To do" lists in Tbilisi. They have these lovely frames and statues inside.... definitely worth a visit.

Thank Rupali B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Holy thrinity Catedral - Tsminda Sameba Church is the biggest and the highest church in Georgia. it was built by all Georgians and is a symbol of togetherness of the Georgian people. Catedral has beautiful garden and the view of whole city is amazing from...More

Thank Sophiko
Reviewed 1 week ago

You should see this cathedral. Its very big. new but like old.city view is very good from this place.

Thank Bulent Y
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When you go into a Russian Orthodox church, what kind of head cover do most women wear? I know in eastern Europe many women wear a large square silk scarf folded in a triangle, tied under the chin with the point of the triangle at the back - Queen Elizabeth of England often wears scarves this way. But - do some wear other types of head cover? What about the lacy mantilla like in Spain - would Orthodox women in Georgia wear anything like that? I may go on this tour, which includes a church visit, and I also will be visiting a church service on Sunday, so I would like to wear what most women in Georgia would wear. I understand women must wear a scarf or hat in Orthodox church but want to have the best possible to fit in. I will be traveling in May, so I will not be wearing a parka with hood or any winter weather hat. Thank you.
23 April 2016|
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Response from Irina_ily | Reviewed this property |
this church have free scarf near, you can wear it
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