Borjomi Things to Do
Borjomi is both the name of the city in the country of Georgia and the mineral spring water that is found in the area. The water is found in the Borjomi Gorge and is filled with volcanic salt water in its springs. The springs are a major attraction, as well as the cities ability to host. If you are planning a trip to Borjomi, here are some tips on things to do while you are there.
Go to the Mineral Water Park
The Mineral Water Park has a fairly modern feel because of recent renovations, but it has actually been around since the mid-1850’s. The park doubles as both a relaxing park and great place to be entertained. Most people go there to fill their water bottle with the warm water from one of the four taps. These four taps are located near the first spring that was discovered in the area. There are various statues and waterfalls around the park to check out as well.
Museum of Local History
Like most of the other buildings in the area, the museum was built in the gothic style. It is located near the bus station and houses exhibits on local history, archaeology, art, and culture. It is a great place to go if you are in Borjomi on a rainy day.
The church and bell tower of the Zarma Monastery were built in the 1300’s. It is one of the most important institutions in the area’s history when it comes to the development of the culture and education. Today, the walls of the monastery display the faces of figures important its history.
Editor’s note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about things to do in Borjomi.