Day 1: Arrival day and wine tasting with dinner at Cricova winery
Chisinau - Cricova - ChisinauOn arrival at Chisinau International Airport, you will enjoy a city tour of Chisinau, which is the main administrative, scientific and cultural centre of Moldova. During the tour, you will discover pieces of history and culture of the city such as the Nativity of Christ Cathedral, the Bell Tower, the Arch of Triumph, the Monument of Stephen the Great, etc.
You will continue your trip by exploring a new city, this time an underground city. During the excursion at Cricova winery in the tourist train, at a depth of 80 m, you will discover the wonders of this place. Cricova underground galleries are formed by over seventy streets covering an area of nearly 120 km, each bearing Bacchic names: Sauvignon, Cabernet, Cahors. The jewel of the underground treasure is the National Collection, including over 600 types of wine totaling about 1 million bottles. Here you can admire the oldest bottle of wine – “Jewish Easter Wine”, dating from 1902, discover the tastes of Cricova wines and have a fabulous dinner at Cricova restaurant.
After dinner, you will be transferred to your hotel in Chisinau and check in.
HIGHLIGHTS: Chisinau city, Cricova winery