Ushguli.

by Yulia August. 30, 2011 2105 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 6 years, 1 month ago

Beautiful place and nice set !

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Glo 6 years, 1 month ago

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

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Felecia 6 years, 1 month ago

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

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Darlene Foster 6 years, 1 month ago

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

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Mallusatish Reddy 6 years, 1 month ago

Excellent post~!~

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Felix... 6 years, 1 month ago

Amazing pictures, nice place!

6 years, 1 month ago Edited
Davorka ČEoviä‡ 6 years, 1 month ago

love # 3 !!

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