The most important place is Orhei (Orheiul Vechi). This archaeological complex has a rich cultural and historical significance, also a place of stunning natural beauty. Due to the uniqueness of the area, a museum has been built to offer exhibits and provide information about this wonderful place. Also, you can find a few high-quality restaurants that will make your stay more comfortable.
The second place is Cricova Winery, which is the second largest underground winery in the world. It has 120 km of complicated roadways above ground and an elaborate tunnel system underground that resisted since the 15th century.
After that take a look at the Royal Forest (Padurea Domneasca) - the largest natural reservation in the country, located near Glodeni. Make sure to admire the country’s oldest old-growth oak trees and "One Hundred Hills".
There aren't many places in the capital to see except the center, so I suggest to hit the roads :)
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