- Mar 04, 2016
Guria is located in the western part of Georgia. Guria is a neighbor to Adjara autonomous republic and shares border with Samegrelo Region as well as with Imereti Region. Guria also has a sea side, well known and differed from the sea shore in Adjara. The main resort of Guria-Ureki, is famous for it’s magnetic sand beach (this specific sand has a medical properties).
While being in Guria you must see Kolkheti National Reservation well-known with it’s unique flora and fauna. Also Shemoqmedi Monastery Complex, which was one of the biggest cultural-educational centers in the region during the Middle Ages. (There still stands one Temple of Divinity , second is a church dating back to 16th century )You can also see the Ozurgeti Fine Art Museum.