According to archeological materials, first settlement in Mtskheta is still confirmed in III-II millennium BC.
City is connected with formation of the statehood of Georgian nation.
The history of Christianity begins in Mtskheta. Among the Christian shrines in Mtskheta is the largest of the Georgians – the robe of the God.
First place is jvari monastery 6th c. one of the oldest architectural monument .
Svetitskhoveli cathedral 11th c. where Christ’s robe is preserved. The most sacred church. Under unesco protection.
Shio-mghvime 6th c. was founded by st.Father Shio, one of the 13 assyrian monks.