7-Day Moldova, Republic of Road Trip from Chișinau to Orhei

Conacul Manuc Bey, Hîncești District, Moldova
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Starts in
Chișinău
Ends in
Chișinău
Duration
7 days & 6 nights
Available
All Year

Description

Have the adventure of a lifetime with this 7-day road trip through Moldova, Republic of.

This incredible self-drive vacation package will take you through the best destinations in Moldova, Republic of. Your road trip will enable you to discover the country's most popular attractions and restaurants in Chișinau and Orhei.

We'll help you experience the best 7 days in Moldova, Republic of you can imagine, so you can leave happy and inspired.

Upon arriving in Moldova, Republic of at Chișinău, you’ll collect the rental vehicle of your choice. From there, you’ll be off to take in some of the best travel destinations in Moldova, Republic of, including the stunning Alunelul Park and National Museum of Ethnography and Natural History.

You’ll have your choice of the country's best hotels and places to stay throughout your road trip, suitable for all budgets. For example, in the city of Chișinau, you could choose to stay at a popular hotel like the 4-star Jolly Alon. Alternatively, you could stay at a luxury accommodation like the 5-star Maxim Pasha Hotel. No matter which price range you’re looking for, our local experts will assist you in finding the best stay option for your visit.

Your road trip will bring you close to the best attractions and most incredible sights, such as the magnificent National History Museum of Moldova in the city of Chișinău. Enjoy top travel destinations like the amazing Cathedral of Christ's Nativity and WONDERLAND.

From the spectacular Village Museum in the city of Chișinău to the unforgettable Stephen the Great Monument in the city of Chișinău, you'll experience the best the area has to offer on your self-drive road trip through Moldova, Republic of.

Add tours and tickets to each day of your trip to make the most of your time in Moldova, Republic of. You’ll have the opportunity to choose from the best tours and activities that your travel destinations have to offer, meaning you’ll never have a boring moment on your road trip through Moldova, Republic of.

Your travel plan itinerary also gives you plenty of time to shop at the best markets in Moldova, Republic of, where you'll browse souvenirs you can take home to memorialize your road trip.

You’ll return home having experienced the very best of everything Moldova, Republic of has to offer.

You can customize each day of your road trip vacation itinerary with flexible trip planning before and after booking. Enjoy the benefits of exploring all these great attractions at your own speed.

Your travel plan includes everything you need to experience the best of Moldova, Republic of. You’ll be booked at the best hotels for 6 nights, with plenty of top-rated breakfast and restaurant options nearby. We'll provide you with the best car rental for 6 days during your self-drive road trip, including CDW insurance.

You’ll have access to 24/7 travel support, a personal travel agent, and a step-by-step guide via our flexible mobile app. All taxes are included in your vacation package price. You can choose and add your flight preferences as needed. You can also add tours and tickets to your itinerary each day.

The best services in Moldova, Republic of fill up quickly, so book your spot early. Select a date and start planning your self-drive road trip in Moldova, Republic of today!

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Included

6 nights hotel
Breakfast
7 days car rental
CDW Insurance
Step-by-step guide
Personal travel agent
24/7 travel support

Destinations

Chișinau - city in MoldovaChișinau
Chișinău
Orhei - city in MoldovaOrhei

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Attractions

Grădina Publică "Alunelul"Alunelul Park
National Museum of Ethnography and Natural History, Chișinau, Buiucani Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaNational Museum of Ethnography and Natural History
National Museum of History of Moldova, Chișinau, Buiucani Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaNational History Museum of Moldova
Stephen the Great Monument, Chișinau, Buiucani Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaStephen the Great Monument
Stephen the Great Central Park, Chișinau, Buiucani Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaStephen the Great Central Park
Dendrarium Park, Chișinau, Buiucani Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaDendrarium Park
Scara CascadelorScara Cascadelor
Lacul „Valea Morilor”Valea Morilor Park
Chișinău Botanical Garden, Chișinau, Botanica Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaChișinău Botanical Garden
Chisinau ZOO, Chișinau, Botanica Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaChisinau Zoo
Râşcani ParkDumitru Rîșcanu Park
Parcul AfganParcul Afgan
Beciurile CricovaBeciurile Cricova
Cathedral Park, Chișinau, Buiucani Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaCathedral Park
Zoo Club
Memorial Complex "Eternity", Chișinau, Centru Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaEternity Memorial Complex
Rose Valley, Chișinau, Botanica Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaRose Valley Park
The Triumphal Arch, Chișinau, Buiucani Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaTriumphal Arch
Conacul Manuc Bey, Hîncești District, MoldovaConacul Manuc Bey
Hâncu Monastery, Hîncești District, MoldovaHâncu Monastery
Capriana Monastery, Strășeni District, MoldovaCapriana Monastery
OrheiLand, Orhei, Orhei District, MoldovaOrheiLand
Vasile Lupu monument, Orhei, Orhei District, MoldovaVasile Lupu monument
Curchi Monastery, Orhei District, MoldovaCurchi Monastery
Cathedral of Christ's NativityCathedral of Christ's Nativity
WONDERLANDWONDERLAND
Village Museum, Chișinau, Botanica Sector, Chișinău Municipality, MoldovaVillage Museum

Travel details

Travel dates
Dec 14 - Dec 20

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Travelers

2

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Day 1

Day 1 in Chișinau - Arrival Day

  • Chișinau - Arrival Day
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  • Alunelul Park
  • National Museum of Ethnography and Natural History
  • National History Museum of Moldova
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Your amazing road trip adventure in Moldova, Republic of begins when you reach the incredible city of Chișinau. There, you'll have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best luxury places you could stay in the city of Chișinau is the Maxim Pasha Hotel.

We also recommend the best 4-star hotels, like the Jolly Alon.

If these hotels are not available during your trip to the city of Chișinau, our system will automatically help you find the best hotel for your stay.

Chișinau has many popular destinations you can explore. You could visit attractions like the incredible Alunelul Park. This attraction is a park and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,810 visitors.

National Museum of Ethnography and Natural History is another popular attraction in the city of Chișinau. This unforgettable attraction is a museum and is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,978 visitors.

Another favorite attraction in the city of Chișinau is National History Museum of Moldova. This outstanding travel destination has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,879 visitors.

When you’re ready for dinner, we recommend you try one of the best restaurants in the city of Chișinau, Vdrovapub. The restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 584 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Chișinau is Vdrovapub. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 584 customers.

Locals recommend 513 as one of the best restaurants in the city of Chișinau. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 559 customers.

Chișinau also has several great bars that will fit all travel budgets. One of the best bars in the city of Chișinau is Vdrovapub. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 584 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Chișinau is Vdrovapub. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 584 customers.

Locals also enjoy Kozlovna Ceska Pivni Restaurace. This bar has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,265 customers.

Enjoy toasting the start of your 7-day vacation in Moldova, Republic of!

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Day 2

Day 2 in Chișinau

  • Chișinau
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  • Stephen the Great Monument
  • Stephen the Great Central Park
  • Dendrarium Park
  • Scara Cascadelor
  • Valea Morilor Park
  • More

On day 2 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the town of Chișinău Municipality. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Stephen the Great Monument, Stephen the Great Central Park, Dendrarium Park, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the town of Chișinău Municipality is Stephen the Great Monument. This incredible attraction is a monument and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 2,792 visitors.

Stephen the Great Central Park is another popular attraction you'll visit in the town of Chișinău Municipality. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 11,141 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the town of Chișinău Municipality is Dendrarium Park. This amazing attraction is a park and is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 9,006 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Scara Cascadelor. This place of interest is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 2,602 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Valea Morilor Park. This park is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 12,661 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Chișinau.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Chișinau, like Trattoria della nonna. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,039 customers.

Trattoria della nonna is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Chișinau. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,039 customers.

Locals enjoy Crème de la Crème, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Chișinau. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars by 2,501 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Chișinau, Jack's Bar & Grill. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 847 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Jack's Bar & Grill. This bar has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 847 customers.

Brother's Pub is another of the best bars in the city of Chișinau. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 758 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through Moldova, Republic of!

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Day 3

Day 3 in Chișinau

  • Chișinau
  • Chișinău
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  • Chișinău Botanical Garden
  • Chisinau Zoo
  • Dumitru Rîșcanu Park
  • Parcul Afgan
  • Beciurile Cricova
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On day 3 of your road trip, you’ll explore the area around the town of Chișinău Municipality. You’ll be able to visit amazing attractions, like the incredible Chișinău Botanical Garden, Chisinau Zoo, Dumitru Rîșcanu Park, and many more.

One of the best travel destinations in the town of Chișinău Municipality is Chișinău Botanical Garden. This incredible attraction is a botanical garden and has an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars from 5,453 visitors.

Chisinau Zoo is another popular attraction you'll visit in the town of Chișinău Municipality. This spectacular attraction is rated 4.6 out of 5 stars by 9,118 visitors.

Another of the best travel destinations you can visit in the town of Chișinău Municipality is Dumitru Rîșcanu Park. This amazing attraction is a park and is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 3,385 visitors.

Beyond the above-mentioned attractions, you also have the opportunity to visit the outstanding Parcul Afgan. This park and place of interest is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 6,498 visitors.

If you’re keen to explore even more, then consider a visit to the fantastic Beciurile Cricova. This food is a popular attraction with an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 3,805 visitors.

When you’re done exploring for the day, you’ll drive to your accommodation in the city of Chișinau.

We recommend eating at one of the best restaurants in the city of Chișinau, like Gastrobar. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,248 customers.

Gastrobar is another of the best restaurant options in the city of Chișinau. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,248 customers.

Locals enjoy La Plăcinte, one of the most popular restaurants in the city of Chișinau. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 1,512 customers.

After dinner, visit one of the best bars in the city of Chișinau, Barbar. This bar is rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 642 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar that locals recommend, like Barbar. This bar has an average rating of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 642 customers.

Rock'n'Roll Café is another of the best bars in the city of Chișinau. This bar is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 548 customers.

Raise your glass and relax after another big day of your road trip adventure through Moldova, Republic of!

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Day 4

Day 4 in Ialoveni and Chișinau

  • Chișinau
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  • Cathedral Park
  • Zoo Club
  • Eternity Memorial Complex
  • Rose Valley Park
  • Triumphal Arch
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One of the best travel destinations is Zoo Club. This amazing attraction is a zoo and has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars from 2,462 visitors. The tour allows travelers to experience the enjoyment of exploring some of Moldova, Republic of’s most popular attractions and hidden treasures.

When you’re done exploring the area’s best attractions, you’ll drive back to your accommodation near the city of Chișinau.

When you arrive, we recommend eating at a restaurant that locals enjoy, like La Taifas. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,081 customers.

La Taifas is one of the top restaurants in the city of Chișinau. This restaurant is rated an average of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 1,081 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Chișinau is Jack's Bar & Grill. The restaurant has an average rating of 4.4 out of 5 stars by 847 customers.

After your meal, we recommend you get a drink at one of the best bars in the city of Chișinau, Taproom 27: A Hoppy Place. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 340 customers.

If you’d prefer one of the top bar experiences that locals enjoy in the city of Chișinau, we recommend the cocktails at Taproom 27: A Hoppy Place. This bar has been rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 340 customers.

Another of the best bars in the city of Chișinau is Embargo Wine. This bar is rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 292 customers.

Raise your glass and celebrate another amazing day in the city of Chișinau!

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Day 5

Day 5 in Hîncești, Strășeni, and Orhei

  • Orhei
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  • Conacul Manuc Bey
  • Hâncu Monastery
  • Capriana Monastery
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Day 5 of your road trip through Moldova, Republic of gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day.

One of the best places to visit is the amazing Conacul Manuc Bey. This attraction is a mansion and is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 1,747 visitors.

You could also go sightseeing at the incredible Hâncu Monastery. This church building and travel destination has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 1,152 visitors.

Joining a top-rated tour in Hîncești District is another excellent way to spend your new day in Moldova, Republic of. The best tours in this travel destination will take you on an exploration to some of Moldova, Republic of’s most well-known attractions and best-kept secrets. With this tour, you’ll set out on a journey to Moldova, Republic of’s most interesting sights. As you go along this remarkable tour, you’ll also have the unique opportunity to catch a glimpse of Moldova, Republic of’s scenic spots.

You could then travel to the amazing Capriana Monastery in the region of Strășeni District for some sightseeing. This popular attraction is a church building and has been rated an average of 4.8 out of 5 stars by 1,742 visitors.

You’ll also have your choice of the best hotels and places to stay in the city of Orhei.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Orhei is the 4-star hotel Jolly Alon.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Maxim Pasha Hotel is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Orhei.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Chateau Vartely, one of the best restaurants in the city of Orhei. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 743 customers.

Locals also recommend Chateau Vartely as one of the best restaurants in the city of Orhei. Chateau Vartely is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 743 customers.

After dinner, visit Chateau Vartely, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Orhei. This bar is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 743 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Chateau Vartely. This bar has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 743 customers.

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Day 6

Day 6 in Orhei and Chișinau

  • Chișinau
  • Orhei
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  • OrheiLand
  • Vasile Lupu monument
  • Curchi Monastery
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Day 6 of your road trip through Moldova, Republic of gives you the opportunity to experience two places in one day. You’ll be able to choose how much time you want to spend in each area, where you’ll have the chance to visit attractions like the unforgettable OrheiLand, Vasile Lupu monument, Curchi Monastery, and many more.

One of the best places to visit in Orhei District is the amazing OrheiLand. This attraction is an amusement park that is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 9,469 visitors.

You could also stop at the incredible Vasile Lupu monument. This popular monastery and travel destination has an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars by 2,078 visitors.

The spectacular Old Orhei Cave Monastery is another popular attraction you can visit today. This fascinating attraction has an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars from 672 visitors. The tour allows curious travelers like you to have an unforgettable experience exploring some of Moldova, Republic of’s best spots. This is just one of the many experiences you can include in your travel plan to add flavor to your road trip in Moldova, Republic of. So make sure to check it out or browse other top-rated options.

At the end of the day, you will drive to the city of Chișinau, where you will have access to the best hotels and places to stay.

One of the best hotel options in the city of Chișinau is the 4-star Jolly Alon.

You can also stay at one of the best 5-star hotel. The hotel Maxim Pasha Hotel is a luxurious place to stay in the city of Chișinau.

After a long day of driving and exploring, we recommend you try Grill House, one of the best restaurants in the city of Chișinau. This restaurant has an average rating of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 600 customers.

Locals also recommend Grill House as one of the best restaurants in the city of Chișinau. Grill House is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 600 customers.

Another of the best restaurants in the city of Chișinau is Madam Wong. This restaurant has been rated an average of 4.3 out of 5 stars by 768 customers.

After dinner, visit Marlène, which is considered one of the best bars in the city of Chișinau. This bar is rated an average of 4.9 out of 5 stars by 218 customers.

You can also enjoy drinks at a popular bar like Marlène. This bar has an average rating of 4.9 out of 5 stars by 218 customers.

Alternatively, Rugby House Pub is one of the best bars that locals recommend in the city of Chișinau. This bar is rated an average of 4.6 out of 5 stars by 494 customers.

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Day 7

Day 7 in Chișinau - Departure Day

  • Chișinau - Departure Day
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  • Cathedral of Christ's Nativity
  • WONDERLAND
  • Village Museum
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Day 7 of your road trip in Moldova, Republic of is your departure day. This is your chance to catch one last glimpse of Chișinau before saying goodbye to this wonderful destination. When you have time to explore the area before you make your way home, we recommend visiting some of the following attractions.

Cathedral of Christ's Nativity is an extraordinary attraction you could visit to enjoy your last day in Chișinau. This eastern orthodox cathedral and popular site of interest has an average rating of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 1,035.

If you're interested in seeing something else, the WONDERLAND is another great option. This attraction certainly lives up to its reputation for its 4.6 out of 5-star rating from 1,077 reviews.

You can also stop at Village Museum museum to capture the beauty and wonder of Chișinau one last time. This outstanding attraction is rated an average of 4.7 out of 5 stars by 987.

Your accommodation will also be strategically located for some last-minute shopping in the city of Chișinau before you conclude your short European break.

You’ll then say farewell to Moldova, Republic of and begin your journey home, now filled with memories of unforgettable experiences in Moldova, Republic of!

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