Katskhi Pillar, Katskhi

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  • Just a couple of hours' drive from Borjomi to Kutaisi, you can visit the village of Kathi and visit the historic site known as the Katkhi Pillar or the KaltskhI Pillar. On the post of Kathi there is a church built from the ruins of an ancient temple, a crypt, a wine cellar and an outer fortress wall on the side of the uneven surface of the mountain. St. Maxima confessor is located in the southeastern part of the surface of Katshi. The simple design of the church hall, 3.5 meters high and 4.5 meters wide, howed...
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  • It was an interesting sight with a church on an upright rock. It is not possible to climb up, but there was a church which was able to enter normally on the ground. The car is not near, and it stops to a certain extent, and it becomes walking from there (it went up the hill).
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  • You will have to go there by car, you get spectacular views of the Katskhi on your way, so pay attention where to stop for the pictures. Once arrived, you will have to walk a bit to the bottom of the column. You can visit a small church there. Have in mind that you can’t climb the column, as an isolated monk lives on top.
  • Nice quiet place. You cannot go up but underneath the rock is a little chapel. We liked most that only few tourist were around.
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