Soroca-The North Capital

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Duration: 9 hours
Provided by Oleg Grachila
English  |  9:00 AM
from €99

Overview of the tour in Chisinau

In the morning, you will travel to Soroca town and visit Soroca Fortress, the “pearl of fortification art” built by the Moldovan Prince Stephen the Great in 1499.

It was a unique historical monument of defensive constructions architecture of medieval Moldova composed of a huge tower holding five smaller towers surrounding it. Currently, it is an important attraction in Soroca, having preserved cultures and kept the old Soroca in the present day.

After the excursion at Soroca Fortress, you will visit the Gypsy Hill (gypsy-style chateaux being an imitation of famous buildings, such as the Capitol building in Washington and the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow).

The Gypsy houses impress by their variety, diversity of colors, contrasts, and luxury. About 20 hundred Gypsies live in Soroca.

At the end of the tour, we will visit the Candle of Gratitude monument, erected on a cliff on the bank of the Dniester river. The visitors who get here will be rewarded with picturesque and unforgettable views after climbing 600 steps that start at the Dniester River.

This activity includes:

  • Candle of Gratitude
  • Soroca Fortress
  • Guide services in English
  • Round trip Transportation (Toyota Camry or similar)
  • Entrance fees as per program
  • Hotel pick up and drop off

Meeting point

MD-2012 Post Office, Stefan cel Mare si Sfant Boulevard, Chișinău, Moldova

On arrival

Dear guests, this tour is organized/designed as a private day trip, therefore we will be glad to adjust/change the itinerary according to your needs and preferences.

We will also pick you up from your hotel, or if necessary, from the train/bus station, Chisinau Airport, etc.

Things to note

Dear guests, please provide the address of the best meeting point for you.

Free Cancellation

Free Cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. Late cancellation or your non-arrival is not refundable.

English  |  9:00 AM
from €99
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