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Petra Fortress

Kobuleti, Georgia
+995 422 22 56 03
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Petra Fortress

Is situated in Tsikhisdziri, 7 km far from Kobuleti. The fortress used to be historical town of... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
Adventureingeorgia
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Tbilisi, Georgia
One of the wonders

This place is one of the wonders of the beautiful country Georgia, this place is one of a kind and... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
anshulaagnihotri
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Chandigarh, India
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30 Nov 2017
“Petra Fortress”
1 Nov 2017
“One of the wonders”
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Kobuleti, Georgia
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+995 422 22 56 03
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Is situated in Tsikhisdziri, 7 km far from Kobuleti. The fortress used to be historical town of Egrisi Kingdom. It was considered as undefeatable fortress. Its acropolis was situated on a cliff hill along the shore. Its landside was protected with strong fence as rocky...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

This place is one of the wonders of the beautiful country Georgia, this place is one of a kind and has a wow factor.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017

We arrived just after a wedding ceremony was over on the territory of the fortress and the decorations were still there. Most of all I was impressed with the view from the fortress, wild beauty of the nature and the ruins that make history to...More

1  Thank adanielyan2016
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

it's right by the road, on the sharp curve and when you see the sign, you already passed the parking. it looks babilonian, must have been an awesome fortress back in the day.

Thank AndrejaKo
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Very nice scenic view of sea and train tracks and old fortress of many tiers that goes back to the time of the ancient Persians. If you walk in the tall grass of the Ivy covered circular rings on each level, beware of chiggers!

Thank bryan-quiller-hire
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

The ruins of ancient historical city-fortress Petra are located in the village of Tsikhisdziri and dates back to VI century A.D The Byzantine Emperor Justian biult a city here because of its strategic location. Amazing place have to see it

Thank Hilltop Tbilisi H
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

The fortress itself survived in quite poor conditions due to its long and violent history. So there are not many remnants left except for rampart ruins, however, it worth short visit to walk among ruins. Don't miss fantastic view of Kobuleti town and coast line...More

Thank Andreus_Moscow
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Reviewed 11 August 2015

Petra fortress is situated on a hill from where opens a beautiful view of the sea and Kobuleti beach.

Thank SofiUstayan
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Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

I visited Petra in August, 2015. It's quite easy to find - just on the way from Kobuleti to Batumi (or vice versa). One of the most fortified Byzantian fortresses in Lazika (nowadays Ajaria). I think that for those who are interested in history it's...More

1  Thank ElbakyanE
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Reviewed 2 July 2015

The ruins are quite well-preserved, there are a few information plaques. The view from the top is breathtaking. I visited it alone, in the early morning and it was really peaceful and beautiful. Note: Petra fortress is actually located in Tsikhisdziri, a small village near...More

Thank Mariam K
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