Old Orkhei is famous as a historical place, where during many years the well-known Moldavian prince Stefan the Great was at war with Turkish armies. Stefan the Great has won most of those wars. Old Orkhei, or
Orkheiul Vechi on Moldavian, is a museum of XII-XVII centuries /the unique medieval city on territory of Moldova.
The tourists observe the colorful panorama of a natural landscape with high hills and the Reut-river, ruined Getto-Daci fortress, working rocky monastery, ruins of ancient Turkish baths... During this tour the tourists have the opportunity to enjoy nature, to be involved in life of people who live in villages situated on a way of transit. Distance: about 40 km from Chisinau.