Hotel pick-up: 08:00 AM
Nestled in the picturesque ‘Codrii’ forest of Moldova, Capriana Monastery is a serene and historic destination. Dating back to the 15th century, this Orthodox monastery holds deep spiritual significance and is known for its striking architecture. Whether you seek a moment of reflection or wish to delve into Moldova's rich cultural heritage, Capriana Monastery offers a captivating experience.
Chisinau, the vibrant capital city of Moldova, is a captivating blend of old-world charm and modern delights. With your guide, you will stroll through the tree-lined boulevards and discover architectural gems such as the Triumphal Arch, Nativity Cathedral, and the iconic Stefan cel Mare Park. From museums and theaters to cozy cafes and lively nightlife, Chisinau offers a vibrant urban experience that showcases the unique spirit of Moldova.
Lunch: At your expense
Cricova Winery is your next must-visit destination of the day. Located just outside Chisinau, this underground wine city boasts an extensive labyrinth of tunnels, some stretching as far as 120 kilometers. You will embark on an unforgettable journey through these cellars, where thousands of oak barrels house a remarkable collection of Moldovan wines. Marvel at the grandeur of the underground wine galleries, each with its own unique theme, and indulge in wine tastings of renowned vintages.
After the end of your tour and wine tasting session, you will head back to Iasi and your day trip will end at around 08:00 PM.