ხაშურის მუნიციპალიტეტი
khashuri Municipality City Hall
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Khashuri Municipality is located in Shida Kartli, the central part of Georgia. It is situated at an altitude of 690 meters  and is 0.84% of the total area of Georgia. It is bordered by Kareli Municipality from the east and, Sachkhere municipality from the north, Borjomi municipality from the south, and Kharagauli municipality from the west. The area of Khashuri municipality is 585.2 km². The total length of the municipality borders is 118 km. The distance from the capital to Khashuri is 120km and from the regional center-47km. The climate in the municipality is a moderately humid subtropical one. Winter is moderately cold and summer is warm.

The municipality terrain is homogenous and consists of plains and hillocks. There is a mountainyous area in the Southwest part. Mtkvari is the main river which runs through municipality. 

As for ethnic groups – the majority of population in Khashuri Municipality are Georgians. Armenians,  Jus, Russians, Ossetians, Greeks, and Ukrainians also live in Khashuri Municipality.

Khashuri has a rich and interesting history. There are historic architectural monuments: Surami Castle, Tsromi Cathedral, Surami St. Giorgi Church, Kviratskhoveli Charch, Tsagvli and Tsromi ruins etc.