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“the cliff” (4 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Orhei, Moldova
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Reviewed yesterday

I guess we get so used to the mass tourism thing that its easy to overlook this place. Apparently Moldova is one of the least visited countries in Europe so with that the tourism industry hasn't been developed in the same way and I actually...More

Thank MalcH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

church is about 100 years old but the cave is about 500 years old. Monk was in Chisinau so did not get a chance to meet him;; on the way saw limestone and landscape very similar to Italy. The views were just awesome. I would...More

Thank uncvcutraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

an amazing place that sets you back in time. Tranquil. With several local dining options in the vilalge

Thank Sascha K
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Even though it was very nice to visit the beauty didn't match the effort it took to get here. I think this place is talked up... It surely can't be the best place in Moldova as is sometimes stated. If it's convenient, then visit -...More

Thank hazzamarri2442
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Orhei is the best opportunity to get acquainted with the culture and landscapes of the country while visiting the capital!

Thank Viktor K
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Only one "must see" in Moldovia. I think the best route and signposts in the whole country guide you to this place. View of the cliff and from the cliff - amazing. But the best is little village behind it. Small, colorful, old houses, narrow...More

Thank Paulina L
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Worth of an afternoon. I gues you should have a guide, like most recommend. What is to find on spot are only signs in Romanian. Views on the complex are really nice, views from it also. Come with flat, comfortable shoes. There is suppose to...More

1  Thank AndrejaKo
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Stunning location - beautiful agriculture colours, valley and river. The church and cave monasteries are equally amazing. Make sure the walk down to Butuceni village and eat in the restaurant

Thank Keryn T
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Visiting family members in Moldova and they took us for a visit to the village of Orheiul Vechi, with the cave monastery and Church located above. We had a picnic lunch on the grounds of the model village house, and enjoyed the beautiful breathtaking scenery...More

1  Thank Johnny B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Definitely worth a visit, especially if you are touring around Moldova. We wandered around the cliffs, visited the church, went inside the cave monastery, visited the small village museum and enjoyed a lovely lunch at one of the guesthouses. Some of the cliffs are steep...More

2  Thank runsammie
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