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The monastery of St. George dates back to the XVI century. The church is a basilica style; there is a two-storey bell tower to its west. The temple is built of smooth stone, the facades are plain. The building is on a hill and has a spacious, beautiful view. It is surrounded by the Bakhmaro Mountains and the Guria Mountains, and in good weather, Paliastomi Lake and the Poti Lighthouse are visible from here. According to legend, the mountain where the temple was built, was originally called "Sando (trustworthy)". Because it was a good hiding place. The mountain is currently called Zando.


Address: a village of Gamochinebuli, Samtredia municipality

Opening hours: every day, 10:00-17:00

An off-road vehicle (4X4) is recommended to get to the monastery.