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New Athos cave Abkhazia/ Georgia (Iverian mountain)

New Athos cave bridge . Abkhazia Georgia Iverian mountain Caucasus mountains

New Athos (Novoafonskaya) cave is located in the Iverian mountain of Abkhazia (Georgia). It is one of the 3 largest caves in the world (largest in volume), but only a portion is open to the public. New Athos cave has its own railway system.

Abkhazia has one of the deepest (and yet unexplored) cave systems in the world, which represent an attraction for speleologists around the world. See related article here Caves in Abkhazia get deeper

Railway system of New Athos cave

Railway system of New Athos cave

Railway goes inside the cave

Railway goes inside the cave

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New Athos cave bridge Abkhazia Georgia Iverian mountain Caucasus mountains

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Outside the cave - the Iverian mountain

Outside the cave – the Iverian mountain

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