Chișinău is the biggest city and the administrative, territorial, economic, scientific and cultural center of the Republic of Moldova. Chișinău is a city of cultural contrasts! The capital of the Republic of Moldova is noted for its European and Soviet cultural influences. This trip involves an amazing tour for couple hours through the fascinating past of Moldova.
During a tour of the capital of the Republic of Moldova – Chișinău, you will meet the city center, the districts: Telecentru, Botanica, Sculeanca and their attractions. This is a trip through the fascinating past of Moldova.
After being acquainted with the history and culture of Chișinău, you will visit Cricova winery that is located just at 15 km from Chișinău. It’s the most famous winery in Moldova! A really amazing and huge place to visit in our country. The constant temperature is about 12-14 degree above, all around the year. Perfect conditions for storing wine. So you need to have warm clothes. Follow more than 120 km of Cricova’s underground streets with grape names and full of wine barrels.
You’ll see streets with 4-8 tonns barrels where wine is waiting his time. A big collection of bottles, about one million, the most old dating from 1902, which is unique in the world. At 80 meters undeground you’ll visit an amazing cinema in the cave. Really impresses the section for sparkling wine production in conformity with classical method “Methode champenoise”, where sparkling wine is aging at less 9 months in the bottle.
After an unforgettable excursion in underground, you will taste 3 types of wine to feel the real spirit of the winery. The tour will be “full body” like a good red wine!
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||Chișinău, Negruzzi 7 Street (Hotel Chișinău)|
|DEPARTURE TIME||Departure at 09:00|
|RETURN TIME||Approximately 15:30|
|WEAR||Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, and warm clothes.|
|INCLUDED||Excursion at the winery
3 types of wine tasting
All entrance fees
Transportation in mini-coach
Pick up and drop off from/to indicated location
2 hours of city tour
|NOT INCLUDED|| Your any additional expenses
No any additional fee.
- 9:00 AM be at Meeting Point
- Meet your driver and guide
- 9:15 Starts the program
Transfer from Chisinau to Cricova winery
Excursion at the Winery