The Republic of Moldova was Soviet for almost 50 years and it has left its mark, one is Transnistria. And why not a trip to the pro-Russian separatist region of Transnistria? A small return to the USSR for a day, to say "I was there" .., to discover a territory without territory ... .., a country without a country ...The political situation is still complex today with Moldova, the tension is palpable but not dangerous for a foreign tourist. Visiting Transnistria is possible because it is not instinctively against tourism.Our agency organizes this trip with a mixture of discovery, pleasure of the palate and meeting with the soil. You will be able to discover the authentic aspects of a region still under a model that was thought to be out of date.
The plan is next: - Pick up at your Hotel/Apartment - 30 minutes drive to Milestii Mici - 1 hours excursion on Milestii Mici winery - 40 minutes drive to Cricova Winery - 2,5 hours excursion on Cricova winery - 30 minutes drive to Chisinau from Cricova Winery - Arrival at the hotel
Maximize your time in Moldova on this full-day tour from Chisinau and visit two popular attractions in one day. Discover Moldova’s winemaking heritage and enjoy a guided wine tasting during a tour of the Cricova winery, famous for its ‘underground city’ of wine cellars. After lunch (own expense), explore Tiraspol, Moldova’s second-largest city and the unofficial capital of the Transnistrian Moldovan Republic.
Discover Chisinau’s historic center and the distinctive wines of Moldova on a tour that combines sightseeing with a wine tasting at Cricova Winery. You’ll see parks, grand buildings, churches, and memorials, then go underground into the maze-like Cricova cellars; from Soviet architecture to ancient history and locally crafted wine, your guide will share insights into Moldova's culture and history throughout the day.
Dear all, Be Our Guest, MoldovaTovist offers you a unique tour that gives you the chance to feel and be in the USSR. You will visit the most beautiful places, museums, monuments, parks. and more interesting are „BOTTLE MUSEUM“ Transnistria The city Tiraspol itself seems to be living in an old version of the Soviet Union. Tiraspol is a city of one hundred and thirty thousand inhabitants, and it takes about fifteen minutes by car to reach it after crossing the border of Transnistria. Welcome to this wonderful tour.
One of the biggest wineries in Europe, it is the biggest winery in Moldova. The complex has 120 km of undeground roads, 5 wine tasting rooms, a cinema, 1.3 million wine bottles and several bottles of unique collections that are the last ones in the world. Cricova offers hundreds of wine options for gifts, and dozens of options of packages for wine tasting. And all of this for a very convinient price.
Spend more time exploring Cricova Winery than arranging transport or wrangling with directions on this tour from Chisinau. Front-door pickup from your hotel starts the day off right for the 9-mile (15-kilometer) drive to the famed underground city and wine cellars that hold 30 million liters of wine. Depending on the package you select, you may see production areas for wine and Champagne, explore the State Collection, and visit the tasting halls for a sampling (upgrade).
Combine two popular day trip destinations on this full-day tour from Chisinau. Discover Moldova’s winemaking heritage and enjoy a guided wine tasting during a tour of the Milestii Mici winery, home to the world’s largest underground wine cellar. After lunch (own expense), explore Tiraspol, Moldova’s second-largest city and the unofficial capital of the Transnistrian Moldovan Republic.
Make your way from the city of Chisinau to Moldova’s underground wine city and cellar, Milestii Mici. Here, 124-miles (200-kilometers) of ancient, underground structures and halls are kept at a wine-friendly temperature of 54–57°F (12–14°C). Take a guided walk through the city’s underground “streets” each named for a different wine and wander among the 2-million bottles of vintages in this Guinness Book of World Record holding cellar.
Be Our Guest !!! Dear guest, we prepare this wonderful tour and gives you to discovery 3 counties!!! Forgotten Corners of Europe Moldova,Transnistria,Tirapol, Bender,UkraineMoldova is one of the least known countries in this part of the world. Moreover, its borders with Ukraine are seized by the self-proclaimed Republic of Transnistria, protected by Big Russian Brother, but never recognized by the UN. Escape the tourist crowds on this unique trip to Moldova and the Black Sea Coast of Ukraine and also Transnistria – where Soviet values persist –Get ready for an adventure.Moldova is famous for its wine, so sample the local tipple during a guided tour of Mileștii Mici, sitting on top of 200km of underground cellar tunnels, making it the largest winery in the world
Explore Chisinau’s most famous landmarks—and then enjoy a taste of Moldovan wine—on this introductory, small-group tour. Meet your guide at your hotel, and set off—by vehicle or on foot—to Chisinau’s scenic parks, monuments, and other key landmarks. After several hours spent sightseeing, transfer to the nearby Cricova Winery, which is famous for its sprawling, labyrinthine cellars. Visit the chilly cellars to see how the wine is stored, and then enjoy a taste of four different varietals, alongside light snacks.
Discover a region where the atmosphere of the Soviet Union is still alive and well. Embark on a private tour from Chisinau, Moldova to the Republic of Transnistria and visit the cities of Bender and Tiraspol to learn more about the history and heritage of this unique region. See highlights like the 16th-century Bender Fortress built by the Ottomans and the Noul Neamt Monastery in Tiraspol.
Just 12 miles (20 kilometers) south of Moldova’s capital Chișinău lies Milestii Mici, a vast wine cellar said to accommodate about 2 million bottles. With this tour, a driver takes the wheel, ferrying guests to and around the underground complex. On a guided tour of the cellar, learn about Moldovan viticulture, and sample five different wines as well as typical Moldovan dishes.
With limited time in Moldova, this full-day tour from Chisinau visits three popular attractions in one day. Discover the secrets of Moldovan wine with a tour and wine tasting at the famous Cricova wine cellars, visit the magnificent Curchi Monastery, and explore the archaeological complex of Old Orhei, which has been occupied since Paleolithic times.
Combine Chisinau highlights with a tour of Milestii Mici on a day that’s tailored to you. Private service from a personal guide means you can enjoy each destination at your own pace. Enjoy an included wine tasting and snack at Milestii Mici, then check out key sites in Chisinau. Door-to-door transport makes it easy to fit in an excursion even if time is tight.
Embark on an excursion to the unrecognized republic of Transnistria during this day trip from Chisinau. Explore the region’s capital and the second-largest city of Moldova, Tiraspol, on a sightseeing tour. Learn about the history of the region from your tour guide and pay a visit to the Bender Fortress, built by the Ottomans in the 16th century on the way back to Chisinau.
The tour is planned in such way, that you never get bored: - Pick up at hotel/apartment - 1 hour drive to Old Orhei - 1 hour exploration of the site - 2 hour for relaxing lunch/dinner - 45 minutes drive to Cricova - 2,5 hours excursion in the wine cellars - 1 hour drive back to Chisinau/hotel Total time needed: 7 hours
Explore the historic city of Chisinau on a sightseeing tour that features lush parks, colorful neighborhoods, and landmarks, then travel into the countryside for a wine tasting at Castel Mimi. Combining Chisinau highlights with Moldova wine is a relaxing way to experience the country’s fascinating capital city, from downtown’s Soviet relics to an elegant wine chateau.
Excursion to Cricova winery and Monastery Curchi and Old Orhei, 3 excursions in one day. You will departure to one of the most fascinating wonders of the world - Cricova cellars, that was founded in 1952. They are situated under of the small Cricova town and those cellars form an underground city. The excursion will continue in the North direction, Monastery Curchi - is a genuine gem of architectural art.The third point that will be visited in this full day of excursions is Old Orhei - one of the most remarkable monuments of the dim and distant past.round trip distance – 170 km
Dear all desire to visit Moldova, this tour starts from the capital of Moldova, Chisinau city tour ( additional pay ). On this walking tour of Chișinău, take the stress out of navigating as your guide leads you to the most impressive sights and monuments after city tour with a comfortable car we drive to Milesti Mici “underground Cellars, here will enjoy winery excursion. At the guest, desire can also taste the best wine in the world ( additionally choose package). Enjoy this wonderful tour with Moldovatovisit
Have you been visiting country within another country? Do you know the place where Lenin is still main personality? Right, that is unrecognized territory called Transnistria. No worries, it is very peaceful country within official borders of the Republic of Moldova, no matter what they say.
Combine the grandeur of a Moldova castle with a tour of an historic winery on this convenient tour from Chisinau. Meet your guide in a central location before heading to the village of Bulboaca and Mimi Castle (Castel Mimi). The castle's beautiful architecture is complimented by the variety of grapes grown in its vineyard. The first grape vines were planted here in 1893 by Constantin Mimi, the last governor of Bessarabia. Tour the extensive winery and enjoy a tasting (upgrade).
Excursions to Milestii Mici Winery and Tiraspol Transnistria. We will be driving a distance of approximately 20-miles (30 km) from Chisinau. Once there, you'll have an excellent opportunity to visit one of the oldest wine production sites in Moldova – the wine cellar "Milestii Mici". The total length of underground streets reaches approximately 125-miles (200 km), and its depth varies between approximately 130-270 feet (40-85 meters). Here you can see more than 2 million bottles, which have been recorded in the Guinness Book of Records in 2005. Your trip will continue in Transnistria region, Tiraspol city, the capital of the unrecognized Transnistrian Moldovan Republic. The town was founded thanks to the Peace Treaty of Jassy, which was concluded after the Russian-Turkish War (1787-91) between Turkey and Russia. round trip distance – 190 km
Cricova is the most luxury and one of the biggest underground wine cellars in the world. Sounds good right? The tour is planned in such way, that you never get bored:- Pick up at hotel/apartment- 45 minutes drive to Cricova- 2,5 hours excursion in the wine cellars- 45 minutes drive to Cricova