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WINE TOUR " CRICOVA WINE UNDERGROUND CITY"
 
"Cicova" is a true pearl of Moldavian wine cellars, possessing the National Wine Collection and wine tasting halls. Cricova's limestone mines are almost 60 km in length.
Today Cricova is an underground town. You will see this for yourself while driving along the streets and boulevards with wine names such as Cabernet, Feteasca, Pinot, Aligote... . In the underground silence of the Cricova cellars up to 30 mln litres of wine acquire their precious, unsurpassable qualities.
Today the Integrated Factory Cricova uses original techniques to produce a multitude of brands of high guality red and white table wines and 15 brands of sparkling wine.
The collection of vintage wines numbers over one million including unique French, Italian, Spanish wines, as well as samples from many other countries. The oldest wine dates back to 1902.
All Cricova wines can be tasted in luxurious tasting halls, which are veritable masterpieces of exquisite architecture. Cricova's wine-makers won over 60 gold and silver medals on various prestigious international exhibitions and competitions.
 Web site: http://cricova.md
 
 National Museum of Ethnography and Natural History
 
Museum building was built in 1905 in an oriental style, making it a unique building of its kind in Moldova. It is known for it's rich geological, paleontological, zoological, entomological, archaeological, ethnographic and numismatic collections. The museum's objective is to prserve and study the nature and culture of Moldova. It therefore encompasses the National Museum of Natural History, Regional Museum of Bessarabia and "Museum Republican Study of native place".
Now visitors can see among the tens of thousands of exhibits - an entire skeleton Dinoterium Gigantisimus, famous archaeological treasures (eg hoard of coal), carpets century Bessarabia. XIX, etc..
 
 

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