18th Century Stone Cross near Orheiul Vechi

Orheiul Vechi boasts steep rocky cliffs, rising high up over the meandering Raut river, and a 13th century Christian monastery carved into an enormous limestone cliff. It comes as no surprise that the history of this archaeological complex would be as rocky and breathtaking as its view.

Photo by: Oleg Kaneev

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18th Century Stone Cross near Orheiul Vechi

Orheiul Vechi boasts steep rocky cliffs, rising high up over the meandering Raut river, and a 13th century Christian monastery carved into an enormous limestone cliff. It comes as no surprise that the history of this archaeological complex would be as rocky and breathtaking as its view.

Photo by: Oleg Kaneev