Guria is located in western Georgia. Samegrelo is bordered to the north of Guria, east-Imereti, Samtskhe-Javakheti to the south-east, Adjara to the south and Black Sea to the west. Administrative units: Lanchkhuti, Ozurgeti and Chokhatauri. Administrative center - Ozurgeti. There are several resorts in Guria: Ureki, Shekvetili, Grigoleti, Bakhmaro and Nabeghlavi.
Important sights of Guria:
Ureki (sea resort)
Is located 24 km from Ozurgeti. Ureki and Shekvetili on the Black Sea coast are stretched 25 km. Distinguished is Ureki, The beach of the beach contains a large amount of magnetite particles. It is useful for cardiovascular system, respiratory organs and bones, Neurosis treatment.
Bakhmaro (mountain resort)
is a mountain climate resort. Is located 52 km from Chokhatauri, At sea level 1926-2050 m. Climatic peculiarities include: merging sea and mountain air masses, Solar radiation, Especially ultraviolet radiation, High intensity. The Bakhmaro area is covered by forest, evergreen trees. Medical display: Non-tuberculous diseases of the respiratory organs, blood pressure, neurasthenia, lymphadenitis. Season - June-September. Balneological resort of the village Nabeghlavi is known for its mineral waters. Here is the mineral water "Nabeglavi", which is popular in the international market.
Kolkheti National Park
located on the Black Sea coast, in the Paliastomi lake. On the east is bordered by the river Ebersi, the river Etseri in the south. Area 561 ha. Founded in 1935. The National Park is aimed at Colchis relic flora And the whole complex of fauna. The reserve has great scientific-research and historical significance. On October 24, 2007 the Colchis ecosystem is included in UNESCO World Heritage List.
Shemokmedi (creator) Monastery Complex
Medieval Monastery Complex in Guria, Located on the river buzhuzhi on the left bank, 7-8 km away from Ozurgeti south-west. It belongs to the XII century.
Michael and Gabriel Archangels Monastery in Guria. In Village Dzirijumati. It is located on the mountain of Guria, 14 km from Ozurgeti, 492m from sea level. From the monastery almost all Western Georgia is visible : Kolkheti lowlands, Caucasus, Paliastomi lake, Adjara coastline.