Day 1: Suceava. Today you will be transferred from the railway station/airport to your hotel (a 3 or 4 star accommodation unit). After check in, you will have a short city tour (by car).
Day 2: Let’s visit the great painted monasteries of Bukovina and then move to North Bukovina, nowadays located in Ukraine.
The 5 painted monasteries (UNESCO-listed): Humor-Voronet-Moldovita-Sucevita-Arbore and then transfer to the city of Chernivtsi (Ukraine), where you will have accommodation (3 or 4 star hotel).
Day 3: Today you will enjoy the great city of Chernivtsi, formerly known as the Little Vienna during the Austrian rule (mini city tour: the University of Chernivtsi(UNESCO); the city hall; the Bukovina Jewish Museum; Olga Kobileanskaya Street; the Armenian Church; the Romanian Cathedral). In the afternoon, transfer to Chisinau, the capital of the Republic of Moldova (accommodation in a 3 or 4 star hotel)
Day 4: When you visit the Republic of Moldova, the talk will come to wine and culture. That’s why we shall visit the Orheiul Vechi Cave Monastery in the morning and then Cricova Wine Cellar (the largest of its kind in the world ). In the afternoon we shall return to Chisinau for a city tour (only the central area for time reasons).
Day 5: After visiting the Republic of Moldova (separated from Romania in 1940), let’s continue to the "Romanian Moldova", according to the following program:
Chisinau –Iasi: city tour, visiting the Palace of Culture (exterior) - Mitropolite Dosoftei Printing House (exterior) – Roznoveanu Palace (today hosting the Iasi City Hall) – 3 Hierarhs Church (fantastic carved stone architecture) - the Metropolitan Residence. Accommodation in a 4 star hotel.
Day 6: Today you will be transferred to the railway station/airport to go back home or to your next destination.
- 5 nights accommodation in 3-4 star hotels
- HB (breakfast&dinner)for the all program
- all admission fees for the sights mentioned in the program (excepting the exterior visits)
- water (0.5 L/person/day)
- photo/video taxes;
- personal expenses;