"Eat like Moldovans" and explore the best wines of the country
Looking for one of the best things to do in Chisinau? I invite you to explore the historic center filled with hidden spots, exciting stories and delicious food and wine pairing.
We will stop at local eateries to taste "placinte", traditional Moldovan pastry, to enjoy best coffee in town with sweets made in Moldova, we will explore hidden elements of architecture and enter important churches, we will walk in the oldest park and get to know the destiny of famous personalities that changed Chisinau and its history.
Finally, we will enter a top wine bar to experience the best of local cuisine paired with top awarded wines of Moldova (3 course menu paired with wine from small producers).
An essential requirement of the tour. . . is to come hungry!
Explore Chisinau of the 19th century on Stephan the Great Boulevard and 31st of August street:
- The National Assembly Square (The Nativity Cathedral, The Arch of Triumph, The Monument to Steven the Great)
- The Central Park (The Alley of Classics)
- The National Theater of Opera and Ballet "Maria Biesu"
- The Parliament
- The President's Palace
- The City Hall
- The National Theater of Mihai Eminescu
- The Souvenir market
- The Greek Church
- The National History Museum
- The Museum of Fine Arts
*with stops for coffee, sweets, "placinte" and finally lunch/dinner "Food and Wine Pairing" in a top wine bar.
**The tour can be adjusted according to the guests' interest and preferences. Therefore, we can include/exclude some points from the itinerary.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Suggested by Guide: Triumph Arch, city center of Chisinau
Duration: 3 hours
It is a walking tour.
*Upon request can be customized and transport can be included. Please contact me for a quote.
- Guiding Services
Estimated Local Cash Needed
150 MDL - 100 MDL souvenirs
50 MDL a bottle of water/ or coffee
- Personal Expenses
I am not a driver. I arrange private comfortable transportation with a professional driver (car 4 seats/ minivan 7 seats/ minibus 20 seats)