About Sights – Khudadov Forest in Tbilisi

Khudadov forest is located in Nadzaladevi District of Tbilisi and was created in 1893 on the initiative of Dr. Niko Khudadov, an ethnic Armenian and a member of Tbilisi Municipal Administration.

Khudadov Forest

Khudadov Forest

The 40 hectare forest was officially opened in 1896 and was intended to be a recreational area for Tbilisi workers. The forest is populated with pine trees and nowadays is used mainly by local people to graze their cows and goats.

Goats in Khudadov Forest in Tbilisi

Goats in Khudadov Forest in Tbilisi

Cows grazing in Khudadov Forest

Cows grazing in Khudadov Forest

Khudadov Forest cow

Khudadov Forest cow

The forest has a thriving tortoise population.

Khudadov Forest Tortoise

Khudadov Forest Tortoise

In springtime, the forest comes alive with color.

Tree blossom in Khudadov Forest

Tree blossom in Khudadov Forest

Tree Blossom in Khudadov Forest

Tree Blossom in Khudadov Forest

Tree Blossom in Khudadov Forest

Tree Blossom in Khudadov Forest

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Wild Strawberries in Khudadov Forest

Wild Strawberries in Khudadov Forest

Poppy flower in Khudadov Forest

Poppy flower in Khudadov Forest

Wild Poppies in Khudadov Forest

Wild Poppies in Khudadov Forest

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest flower

Khudadov Forest

Khudadov Forest

View of Tbilisi from Khudadov Forest

View of Tbilisi from Khudadov Forest

The forest has wonderful views of central Tbilisi and the 210 meter high TV mast and Ferris Wheel on Mtatsminda mountain.

A view of Tbilisi from Khudadov Forest at sunset

A view of Tbilisi from Khudadov Forest at sunset

The beautiful Khudadov Forest has been enjoyed by the people of Tbilisi since 1896.

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