Historical and archaeological complex "Petra-Tsikhisdziri" was built in the 6th century on the order of the emperor of the Byzantine Empire, Justinian. The fortress city Petra was of great military-strategic and economic importance, connecting the regions of the eastern Black Sea coast - Georgia, Byzantium, Armenia, and Persia. The fortress is located 17 km from Batumi, in the village of Tsikhisdziri, near the main road.


How to get there

Batumi-Kobuleti by minibus,
Address: Catholic Church yard.

It is also possible to rent a taxi;

Free up to 6 years
Students from 6 to 16 years 2 GEL
Student 3 GEL


Contact info:
Tsikhisdziri, Kobuleti
(+995) 577 29 99 50 ; (+955) 599 73 71 74

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