Stepantsminda, commonly known as Kazbegi, is a town in the north-eastern Georgia. Its major landmark is a 14th century  Gergeti Trinity Church located near the village of Gergeti, at a height of 2170m.

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Hiking up Gergeti Trinity Church takes around 1,5 hour and ultimately provides a picturesque view of Georgia’s 3rd highest mountain -Kazbegi. The elevation of Mt Kazbegi is 5033m above sea level.DSC_0543

Gegeti Trinity Church was listed among the world’s most beautiful churches by the Telegraph: “It is possibly the setting, in the green and white Caucasus mountains, below the summit of Mt Kazbegi, that makes Gergeti Trinity Church quite so magnificent.”

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