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May 20, 2018
“quiet but interesting little monastery”
May 31, 2016
“impressive”
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

If you're staying in Italko, this pleasant little monastery is worth visiting on your way to somewhere.

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Reviewed 31 May 2016

5 min drive. ikalto is the second academy of the georgian church. beautiful scenery, strong spiritual atmosphere, interesting remnants.

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Reviewed 31 May 2016

We have enjoyed a pleasant walk around the monastery. No tourists and we love that (our visit was off season, I guess). Unique peaceful place. The restoration work is underway but we did not see any workers, therefore nobody disturbed our visit. As other reviewers...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2014

Located not so far from Tsinandali and Telavi, Ikalto monastery was founded by Saint Zenon in the late 6th century. An academy was founded at the monastery in the early 12th century. According to a legend the famous 12th century Georgian poet Shota Rustaveli studied...More

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