Top Choice Square in Batumi

Evropas Moedani

Broad Europe Sq is surrounded by beautiful belle époque buildings – renovated survivors from Batumi's original heyday plus new buildings in similar style. The square's musical fountains are a magnet for kids on hot …
Top Choice Park in Batumi

Batumi Boulevard

Everyone soon finds themselves strolling along Batumis bulvari, the park strip fronting the main beach, originally laid out in 1884 and now stretching 6km along the coast. With its trees, paths, fountains, cafes, be…
Top Choice Sculpture in Batumi

Ali & Nino

The 7m-high, ethereally moving, metal sculpture Woman and Man, by Tamar Kvesitadze, is universally known as Ali & Nino after the protagonists of Kurban Said’s marvellous novel of that name (see it after dark).
Museum in Batumi

Adjara Arts Museum

Well displayed and lit, the collection covers Georgian art including works by Pirosmani and Akhvlediani, as well as 19th- and 20th-century European and Russian painting.
Fortress in Around Batumi

Gonio Apsaros Fortress

Gonio's fortress, an impressive piece of Roman-Byzantine military architecture, covers 47,000 sq metres within a rectangle of high stone walls with 18 towers. Built by the Romans in the 1st century AD, it was occupi…
Gardens in Around Batumi

Batumi Botanical Garden

Batumi’s Botanical Garden, 8km northeast of town at Mtsvane Kontskhi (Green Cape), is well worth a trip. With many semitropical and foreign species, the 1.13-sq-km gardens cover a hillside rising straight out of the…
Amusement Park in Batumi

Ferris Wheel

This large Ferris wheel stands near the northeast tip of Batumis bulvari.
Fountain in Batumi

Dancing Fountains

On the southern part of the Boulevard, known as the New Boulevard, an ornamental lake hosts the Dancing Fountains, an entertaining laser, music and water show.
Cable Car in Batumi

Cable Car

The 2.6km-long cable car carries you up to a shopping/cafe/restaurant complex on Anuria Hill for panoramic views over the city – especially pretty after dark.
Cable Car in Adjara

Cable Car

At Khulo a tiny podlike cable car swings across the yawning valley to Tago village high on the opposite slope.