About Attraction

Ushguli church of the Mother of God, known as Lamaria, is a medieval Orthodox Christian Church, located in Ushguli, Upper Svaneti. The church is located at 2100 meters above sea level. There is a Svan tower standing near the church. Lamaria church is surrounded by the stone curtain walls. Lamaria is a female deity of motherhood, later identified with Mother Mary. From Lamaria, visitors have a change to enjoy the view of the highest peak of Georgia, Shkhara.