Ministry of Cultural Heritage Protection Agency, Nikoloz Antadze appropriate order, settlement khorantas cultural heritage status.
Cultural Heritage Protection Agency, Eldar khoranta Valley, at the foot of the western ridge of Samukh located.
Khorantis, the same street. Historical sources attribute the foundation of the station heross. It was the capital of the Kingdom of the radio, which gave added, ie by, VIII century Arab invasion, according to the Prince Vakhushti, in 1265, led by Berka Khan stopped the devastating invasion.
City site was found in 1965. City cover 10 hectares. It is an amalgamation of several districts, which are separated from each other is small ravines.
The ancient city was one of the districts in 2009. Archeological works at Ilia State University has produced.