Located in Southern Georgia, Samtskhe-Javakheti is one of the most important historical and cultural regions of the country. It’s altitude varies from 1,000 to 3,300 meters above sea level. It covers the territories of Samtskhe-Javakheti and the historical Tori-Borjomi provinces. The provinces of Akhaltsikhe, Adigeni, Aspindza, Akhalkalaki, Ninotsminda and Borjomi districts or municipalities make up the territory of the region. The city of Akhaltsikhe serves as the capital and administrative center.