Tbilisi is the capital and the largest city of Georgia founded in the 5th century. The city is the economic, cultural, political and social heart of Georgia. It is where history comes alive in a dramatic hillside setting and where ancient Eurasian crossroads meet a modern city looking forward to the future. The capital is gaining a new dimension as its cultural scene grows, prestigious new building projects develop and more and more restaurants, shops and leisure facilities move in. The beating heart of the Caucasus, Tbilisi should not be missed by any traveler.