Ushguli.

by Yulia August. 30, 2011 2070 views

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Ushguli, with the 17,000ft. high Mt. Shkhara in the background

Ushguli or Ushkuli (Georgian: უშგული) is a community of villages located at the head of the Enguri gorge in Upper Svaneti, Georgia. Ushguli comprises four villages:

Zhibiani (Georgian: ჟიბიანი) some 2100 m above sea level;
Chvibiani or Chubiani (Georgian: ჩვიბიანი);
Chazhashi or Chajashi (Georgian: ჩაჟაში);
Murqmeli (Georgian: მურყმელი).

The Ushguli villages contain buildings that are part of the UNESCO Heritage site of Upper Svaneti.

Altitude claims vary from 2,086 to 2,200 metres. Ushguli is considered to be the highest inhabited village in Europe.

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Lachio Chang 5 years, 9 months ago

Beautiful place and nice set !

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Glo 5 years, 9 months ago

It looks like a great place to visit! thanks for sharing :-)

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Felecia 5 years, 9 months ago

These are beautiful! I think I like 3 the most.

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Darlene Foster 5 years, 9 months ago

Hard to say, but I think #2 is my choice! Did you take any pictures in the village?

5 years, 9 months ago Edited
Mallusatish Reddy 5 years, 9 months ago

Excellent post~!~

5 years, 9 months ago Edited
Felix... 5 years, 9 months ago

Amazing pictures, nice place!

5 years, 9 months ago Edited
Davorka ČEoviä‡ 5 years, 9 months ago

love # 3 !!

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