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Moldovas number one monastery, newly renovated. Fabulous details in great surroundings. Good for photography. If the guards say no to photo, monks give permission. ( I didn't had any problems). Lady's need to cover their head, so take a scarf with you.
A must see! We visited with about 18 others on a day threatening to cut our excursion short by thunder showers but were rewarded with the stroll around the tranquil, impeccable grounds and two of the most stunning churches we've encountered in Moldova. It is...More
Curchi monastary is located 15km from Orhei and is the best and most beautifull monastary of the country. The main church can not be entered, but is very pretty from the outside. there is also a nice park next to it.
It's a great outskirt of civilization located however just 55 kilometers (34 miles) from the capital of Moldova. It;s an hour of drive and you will find yourself in the one of the most picturesque corners of Moldova. Oak forest and small lakes located in...More
The positioning is very good, not far from Chisinau. Nice nature, friendly people. There were too much people in the day, it was on Sunday, but I think it is better to visit this place during the week.
The grounds and landscaping were perfect. The churches and monks quarters were nicely painted and in beautiful colors. The older church was locked so I did not see the inside. The newer church was unlocked, but no pictures allowed.
The walls are impressive and there...More
Beautiful and peaceful monastery and church that was renovated a few years back. There was a wedding when ve visited and it added to the charm. The church is beautifully decorated and has great icons. Nice garden and lake near-by.
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