Visit Guide to Gori Fortress

Gori Fortress is a medieval citadel situated above the city of Gori. The site preserves the archeological remains dating back to the last centuries of the 1st millennium BC.

Getting There

It takes approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes of driving to arrive in Gori from Tbilisi.

You can hire a private car, taxi, minivan, or use public transport.

What to Expect

In addition to ancient historical remains and beautiful landscapes, you’ll find

the giant memorial statues in the name of Georgia’s war heroes.


Due to its strategic location and the view of the whole city, the fortress had a significant role throughout history, and its concurrence meant

political domination over Shida Kartli.