Old Orhei Archeological Complex, Trebujeni

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 serves as a treasure trove of historic sites and monuments, set in a remote river valley surrounded by sloping limestone faces. Ancient fortresses and monasteries of Christian sects dating from the 10th to 14th centuries dot the valley, and were also carved into the limestone outcrops. The impressive cave monastery was carved into the rock in the 13th century by Orthodox monks, and was inhabited by the monks until the 18th century. Walk around this ancient site and take in the atmosphere of solemnity, climb the hill and the cliffs, and survey the valley below you. Discover how to plan a Trebujeni trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
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  • For all those that enjoy exploring human history this is the one of the best places in the world where you can find remnants of different periods and cultures. All surrounded with pure nature and...  more »
  • This is such a beautiful place. The monastery is well worth the long, dusty walk up the hill. The views of the surrounding countryside are amazing on a clear day and the rock monastery is...  more »
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