Visit to Transnistria region
Visit to Bender Fortress that dates back from the 16th century, build by the Moldavian ruler Stefan cel Mare as a part of the defense chain on the Nistru river. In 1538, as the city became the part of the Ottoman empire the sultan Suleiman the Magnificent rebuild in stone the fortress and renamed the city as Bender. Now in the fortress can be seen the museum, the torture chamber and other well preserved sites.
Drive to Tiraspol, now the administrative center of the self-proclaimed Transnistria (Moldova). Feel the atmosphere of this disputed territory, which always has been a battlefield between the major powers of the region. The buildings of the Soviets, the monument of Suvorov, Central Plaza
Departure to the Transnistria in the morning.
Then visit to Bender Fortress , Drive to Tiraspol, and see the buildings of the Soviets, the monument of Suvorov, Central Plaza.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Suggested by Guide: The meeting location is at the hotel in Chisinau.
Duration: 7 hours
Chevrolet Captiva SUV very spacious and with air conditioning.
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
200 Transnistrian Rubles - For the meal you can change on place 200 Transnistrian Rubles about 10 Euros.
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
I am not permitted to guide in the Fortress of Bendery, local guide is assigned