The Monastery of St. Nino at Bodbe (ბოდბის წმინდა ნინოს მონასტერი in Georgian) is located 2km south of Sighnaghi. It hosts the remains of St. Nino, a woman who brought Christianity to Georgia in the 4th century. As such it attracts a large number of visitors and pilgrims every year. The complex consists of a park with cypreses, lawns and flower beds and a number of buildings, of which one is a large basilica. The structures on the compound date back to the 4th century and have been expanded and restored over the centuries. The monastery has a large parking and a restaurant.
01 Access road to monastery 02 Quad bikes 03 Clock tower 04 Basilica 05 Pilgrims
06 Pink roses 07 Basilica 08 Basilica 09 Basilica 10 Inside the basilica
11 Basilica pillars 12 Basilica windows 13 Park with cypresses 14 Park with cypresses 15 Clock tower
16 Clock tower 17 Basilica tower 18 Pilgrims 19 Dune buggies
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