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Tighina Destination Guide

Explore Tighina in Moldova.

Tighina in the region of Bender with it's 110,175 inhabitants is a place in Moldova - some 31 mi (or 51 km) East of Chişinău, the country's capital city.

Interactive map of Tighina

Current time in Tighina is now 09:49 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Chisinau" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tiraspolul Nou, Tiraspol, Tanatari, Straseni, Orhei or Varna. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Varnita, Tirnauca, Parcani, Hagimus, Gisca and Merenesti. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

13°C / 56 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 3°C / 37 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 65%
Air Pressure 1022.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 88% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 24th of October 2018
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: 5°C (41 °F)
Thursday, 25th of October 2018
Light rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 7°C (45 °F)
Night: 5°C (41 °F)
Friday, 26th of October 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 13°C (56 °F)
Night: 12°C (54 °F)


Cetatea Tighina

01:21 min ( May 20, 2012 by Vasilii Anton)
Views: 329 - Rating: 5/5

, Cetatea Tighina

Dance group Courage

09:52 min ( December 14, 2009 by NazzzarOFF)
Views: 2,026 - Rating: 5/5

! We will make your holiday unique and unforgettable! NazzzarOFF Edition!


29:16 min ( November 14, 2011 by shootandscribble)
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Transdniestria - aka Trans-Dniester Transniestria, Transnistria. Please visit for more information. Simon Reeve travels to agroup of unrecognised nations -- countries so obscure t...

Touring Tiraspol

02:02 min ( March 24, 2009 by dkChanchito)
Views: 9,117 - Rating: 4.71429/5

A sleepy summer afternoon in Tiraspol, capital of the de facto state Transnistria in Moldova

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Interesting facts about this location

Bender, Moldova

Bender, also known as Bendery and Tighina, is a city within the internationally recognized borders of Moldova under de facto control of the unrecognized Transnistria Republic (PMR) since 1992. Located on the right (western) bank of the river Dniester in the historical region of Bessarabia, together with its suburb Proteagailovca, the city forms a municipality, which is separate from Transnistria according to the Moldovan law.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 46.83, 29.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Bender, Moldova, Castles in Moldavia, Castles in Moldova, Cities in Moldova, Districts of Moldova, Populated places under Transnistrian control

Varniţa, Anenii Noi

Varniţa is a commune and village in the Anenii Noi District, Moldova, located near Bendery (Tighina). It is also considered a suburb of Bendery. After the 1992 War of Transnistria, Varniţa remained controlled by the government of the Republic of Moldova, while the city of Bendery is controlled by the separatist authorities of Transnistria.

More reading: Varniţa, Anenii Noi homepage
Located at 46.83, 29.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Anenii Noi district


Gîsca is a commune near in Căuşeni district, Moldova, composed of a single village with the same name, population 4,841 at the 2004 Census. The locality, although situated on the right (western) bank of the river Dniester, immediately to the south-west of the city of Tighina (Bender), in the Bessarabian, not Transnistrian part of Moldova, is under the control of the breakaway Transnistrian authorities.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 46.83, 29.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Căuşeni district, Populated places under Transnistrian control


Hagimus (rendered also as Khadzhimus) is a commune in Căuşeni district, Moldova. It is composed of a single village, Hagimus. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:46|45|N|29|29|E|region:MD_type:city|| |primary |name= }} {{#invoke: Navbox | navbox }} Site :

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Located at 46.83, 29.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Communes of Căuşeni district

Bîc River

Bîc (Bâc or Byk) is a river in Moldova, a right tributary of Dniester. The upper flow of Bîc cuts a deep canyon in Codri Hills. The capital of Moldova, Chişinău, is situated near Bîc. A dam near Chişinău holds the Chişinău Sea reservoir, which has an area of about 10 km². During the summer season, Bîc often dries out and turns into a chain of lakes. The river is heavily polluted, so swimming in it is not advisable.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 46.83, 29.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Moldova