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Autumn in Mulakhi Community, Svaneti Region
25 October, 2017
Autumn is especially beautiful season in Georgia. The image depicts autumn landscape in Mulakhi, a fairytale place in Georgia’s highland Svaneti.

Svaneti, a historic province in the northwestern part of the country, is one of the most attractive and remote places in Georgia. It is inhabited by Svans, an ethnic subgroup of Georgians.

Incredibly beautiful, wild and mysterious, Svaneti is an ancient land with incredible nature and rich culture.

The Mulakhi community is one of the oldest and large communities in the gorge of the Mulakhura River.  It consists of 11 villages. The place is famous for its multitude of towers. The unique towers of Svaneti date back to the 12th century and represent valuable cultural heritage of the province.

One of the most beautiful and famous peaks in Georgia, Tetnuldi, is located in Mulakhi. Tetnuldi is the 5th highest peak in the central part of the Greater Caucasus Mountain Range.

The slopes of the mountain are glaciated above the 3,000 meter line.The peak reaches 4,858 meters.  Tetnuldi means "white" in Svan language.

Photo courtesy of Amo Kinkladze

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