WELLCOME TO “Lower

Prut Reservation”,
MOLDOVA

Done by: OBOROC ANA-MARIA
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OBJECTIVES O1 COUNTRY PROFILE O2 REASONS TO REST IN NATURE 03 PRESENTATION OF RESERVATION 04 OTHER PLACES THAT COULD BE VISETED ON THE WAY BACK .

LOCATION O1 COUNTRY PROFILE • Moldova is a small country in Southeastern Europe bordered by Romania on the west and Ukraine on the north. • Russian is the second most widely spoken language RELIGION • Christianity is the predominant religion in Moldova.2 RON . Chişinau CLIMATE Moldova's climate is moderately continental: • the summers are warm and long. and south. CURRENCY 1 LEU= 0. with January temperatures averaging −4 °C (25 °F). LANGUAGE • The official language is Romanian (Moldovan).05$ =0.04 EURO=0. east. • The capital. with temperatures averaging about 20 °C (68 °F) • the winters are relatively mild and dry.

EXPLORE → ATTRACTIONS→NATURE .

• Stay in remote village homes. • Explore rural Moldova on foot. • Rare species and protected habitats. by bike or horseback. . 02 Reasons to rest in nature • Nature parks and landscape reserves.

03 PRUTUL DE JOS (LOWER PRUT) NATURAL RESERVATION .

HOW TO GET From international airport (KIV) of Moldova. Chisinau:  By buss 70LEI  By a rented car 25 EU/DAY  By taxi 600LEI .

. 03 PRUTUL DE JOS (LOWER PRUT) NATURAL RESERVATION • Founded in 1991 to protect the flora and fauna of the lake and the surrounding wetlands • It covers 1. which includes 312 ha of forest and Lake Beleu (10 km2).691 ha.

03 PRUTUL DE JOS (LOWER PRUT) NATURAL RESERVATION The • WETLANDS • SURFACE reservation • LAND (BELEU WATERS OF • SCENIC AREAS OF includes: LAKE) THE RIVER PRUT STEEP TERRACES . .

03 PRUTUL DE JOS (LOWER PRUT) NATURAL RESERVATION Natural heritage: • 270 species of plants.(including 34 species of mammals. 7 reptiles. • 42 species of fish. • 241 species of animals. . and 11 amphibians ) • 168 bird species.

5 km² Length 5 km The average width of 2 km Depth 1-2. The lakeshore is crossed by clusters of sand and limestone .5 m It has existed for 5-6 thousand years After the origin is a relict of the Danube.THE LAKE BELEU-statistical data Lake surface 9.

04 On the way back Cahul town center Cahul Museum of Ethnography and Natural History 20lei National Gagauz History and Ethnographic Museum 25lei .

Moldova is meant to have and be proud not only of quality and fine wines . “Laguna” or “La Umbra” restaurants. A meal costs around 300lei for 1 person . do not forget to taste from national cuisine “ Having shape of a grape. 04 On the way back “A tasty food leaves good memories and positive feelings so. but also with a special gastronomical culture. Try “Flamingo”.

gastronomy. Festivals and events: If you are planning your trip beforehand take into consideration this dates: • Sweet Acacia Flower (music and folk dance) annually on the third or fourth Sunday in May • White water lily festival (music and folk dancing) every two years following the July 2017 edition • Faces of Friends Festival (pop. jazz) annually in August (exact dates vary) • Day of Cahul (religious. rock. culture): November 21 . music. national heritage.

Hints Do not forget to buy: • The sweetest sweets from “Bucuria” • Savory wine • Brinza • “ie” -national port .