Moldova Travel Guide, Gap Year Volunteering and Tours

Moldova is an underrated destination located in Eastern Europe. You can enjoy the cultural sights and nightlife of Chişinău or go on a wine tour. 

 
 

Moldova Travel Ideas

Moldova Travel Guide

  • Capital: Chişinău
  • Currency: Moldovan leu (MDL)
  • Country Size: 33,843 sq km
  • Population: 4,455,500 (approx)
  • Language: Romanian (official), Russian, Gagauz (a Turkish dialect)

 

Best Places to Visit in Moldova

  • Bendery
  • Capriana Monastery
  • Cave monastery at Saharna
  • Chisinau
  • Codru Monastery
  • Cricova Winery
  • Fortress of Soroca
  • Gagauzia
  • Kvint
  • Manastirea Curchi
  • Padurea Domneasca
  • Taul Park and Pommer Manor
  • The cross of Orheiul Vechi
  • The cross of Orheiul Vechi
  • Tipova Monastery
  • Transdniestr
 

Volunteer Work in Moldova

Interested in going to volunteer in Europe? Researching destinartions? Consider Moldova! You can find community, orphanage, teaching, sports coaching and care volunteering projects in Moldova - you can also search local NGO's and organisations. There are lots of rewarding programs where you can help local people, types of programs include business, medical, teaching, educational and sports coaching placements.

 

How to Apply

You can search our featured programs or organisations including local NGO's and charities in Moldova above. There are free volunteer programs whilst some organisations charge a fee to participate and provide a structured experience.

What's usually included:

  • Airport transfers
  • Orientation on arrival
  • All accommodation during your stay
  • Full support and assistance from your coordinator throughout your time in Moldova
  • 2 meals a day (breakfast and dinner)
  • 24 hour emergency support number
  • Internet access

What's not included:

  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Visas

You might also like to view our Romania volunteer or Ukraine volunteer pages - both nearby destinations where you can combine experiences.