Day 2: Visit of Fetesti Nature Reserve often named the “Little Switzerland of Moldova”
Chisinau – Trinca – Fetesti – Edinet
After breakfast at the hotel, you’ll be transferred to Trinca village and you will take part in a pleasant and easy morning hike following the itinerary Trinca - Fetesti (~ 9 km). You will discover Fetesti Nature Reserve
, often named the “Little Switzerland of Moldova” because the surroundings that give the illusion of being in a mountainous region, when in fact, there are no actual mountains. You will be amazed by the uniqueness of Northern Moldova’s nature characterized by steep cliffs and imposing rock formations around the Prut River. You can be assured that while climbing your way up some of those cliffs and taking a look at the impressive views, your adrenaline levels will skyrocket!
In Fetesti village, you will visit the violin and cello factory
and enjoy the lunch at a local guesthouse.
After lunch, you will visit the Limestone Extraction Mine
in Fetesti village, which is rich in limestone deposits, denoting the greatness of the force of nature that created enchanting landscapes.
Next, you will be transferred to Edinet where you will check in at the hotel and enjoy the rest of the day on your own.
Fetesti Nature Reserve
Violin and cello factory in Fetesti village