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Rustaveli Avenue, Tbilisi

3.9
#1 of 97 in Outdoors in Georgia
Named for a medieval Georgian poet, Rustaveli Avenue throbs with the life of the city and offers insight into the interaction of the old and new in Georgia. The avenue begins at Freedom Square, where government and cultural buildings line the street interspersed with shops and eateries. Among the imposing facades are the Tbilisi Opera and Ballet Theatre, the Simon Janashia Museum of Georgia, and the former parliament building of Georgia. Walk the avenue to find small, independent stores shoulder-to-shoulder with big name, international brands. The avenue is home to a wide range of eateries, from the inexpensive cafe to fine dining establishments. Put Rustaveli Avenue on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Tbilisi travel planning site .
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  • It is worth to walk to see important sights that are located there. Big pedestrian, ideal for walking, shops, and café if you want to sit
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  • Of course it is necessary to visit this Central avenue of Tbilisi. Feel the rhythm of modern Tbilisi. It is interesting to wander both in the afternoon and in the evening. Wide sidewalks with cozy benches, government buildings, shopping malls and museums, youth, dancing Lezginka, street musicians,
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