Cave Town Vanis-Kvabebi, Gogasheni

#7 of 12 in Historic Sites in Samtskhe-Javakheti Region
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  • The cave town is situated across the river from Vardzia and attracts fewer visitors. There is no entrance fee (for now - the guy there said they were planning of introducing one, but he asked for a do...  more »
  • Everyone goes to Vardzia, which is understandable, but his cave monastery is very similar - a bit smaller but with 1% of the people. We parked at the small parking lot, walked the rather steep road an...  more »
  • It's worth the very steep climb according to me. My friend had a different opinion as it is somewhat similar to the more famous Wardzia down the road. No tours offered. The lowest church is very nice. Lots of nice views.
  • Smaller and older than more famous neighbor Vardzia.When coming here I had the chance to be there completely alone,trekking these caves and have a great conversation with the monk living here.For tourists to feel welcome to such a places, just remember your manners and respect local culture.
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Duration: 1​h 30​min