Kintrishi

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Kintrishi State Nature Reserve
კინტრიშის დაცული ტერიტორიები
Map showing the location of Kintrishi State Nature Reserve
Map showing the location of Kintrishi State Nature Reserve
Map of Adjara
Location Kobuleti District, Adjara, Georgia
Coordinates 41°40′55″N 42°02′20″E / 41.682°N 42.039°E / 41.682; 42.039Coordinates: 41°40′55″N 42°02′20″E / 41.682°N 42.039°E / 41.682; 42.039[1]
Area 18,893 ha (46,690 acres)
Established 1959

The Kintrishi State Nature Reserve (Georgian: კინტრიშის დაცული ტერიტორიები) or the Kintrishi Protected Areas is a nature reserve in Kobuleti District, Adjara, Georgia, located at the gorge of the Kintrishi River[2] and was established in 1959 to preserve its unique flora and fauna and famous Kolkh willow trees.[3] Archeological excavations revealed even older pre-Christian monuments in the areas.

The Kintrishi State Nature Reserve covers 18,893 hectares (46,690 acres).[3]

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  1. ^ "Kintrishi Nature Reserve". protectedplanet.net. 
  2. ^ Kintrishi, Nature Monuments Website.
  3. ^ a b Kintrishi Protected Areas is preparing for visitors, Georgian Daily Independent Voice.