The “FETESTI” RESERVATION – Winter

Feteşti Reservation is a protected area located in Edinet district, 225 km away from the capital. It covers an area of ​​555 ha. Generally, this unique monument of nature is characterized by amazing forests, unforgettable landscapes slopes and extremely picturesque surroundings The natural area includes a hornbeam forest of different ages on stony slopes, which…

THE „DURUITOAREA GORGE” – Winter

(rom: Defileul Duruitoarea) To the east of Duruitoarea village, in Riscani district, the Duruitoarea stream, a tributary of the Ciuhur River, has caved a deep gorge between the rocks of 40 hectares’ area. The steep slopes of the gorge are riddled with caves and grottos and embellished by old rock formations. The grotto Duruitoarea Veche…

Chisinau – Winter

Chisinau is located at a distance of 448 km from Bucharest and 471 km from Kiev – the capitals of the neighbouring states. The city is situated on seven hills in the shape of a circle. On the highest hill the Ciocana sector is situated. The central part of the city is the lowest point.…

Moldova’s villages

The Republic of Moldova is located in the south-eastern part of the Central Europe having common borders with Romania and Ukraine and occupies a territory of more than 33 thousand km2. Moldova is characterized by the multitude of villages and communes – over 1600 in number. They lie along the roads. The households have spacious…

The Riscani Park

The Riscani Park is located between the Riscani and Ciocana sectors of the capital. It was founded in 1970 on the basis of natural forested area. The total area of the park is 32 hectares. The park is split into two parts by the Alecu Russo street that intersects it. On both sides of the…

Valea Morilor Park

Valea Morilor Park stretches over an area of over one hundred hectares. The lake in the middle of the park has an area of 34 hectares. A ring walkway with a length of 2 and a half kilometres was built around the lake. The park has 4 entrances and is located on an area with…

The wooden church

The wooden church in Chisinau is the oldest ecclesiastical monument in the Republic of Moldova, as well as the largest wooden church in the country. The building has a height of 27 meters. Built in 1642, the church moved several times, until 2009, when it became the Museum of Village in Chisinau. Geographic coordinate: 45°28’24.9″N…

Plains and hills in the northern part of Moldova

In the northern part of the Republic of Moldova there are several plains with agricultural lands, crossed by national roads. Several rivers, small lakes and marshlands adorn the area. The forest strips give colour to the landscape. There are also two wind turbines installed here. Geographic coordinate: 48°09’07.8″N 27°17’29.2″E Distance from capital: 210 km Accommodation:…

Socola village

Socola is a village which is part of the Vadul-Rascov commune, Soldanesti district. Being located on the right bank of the Nistru river, the village is 9 km away from Soldanesti town and 100 km from Chisinau. The “Geological profile near Socola” Natural Monument is a state protected natural area. It stretches over an area…