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Tighina Destination Guide

Explore Tighina in Moldova

Tighina in the region of Bender with its 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

Time in Tighina is now 08:42 AM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Chisinau " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tiraspolul Nou, Tiraspol, Tanatari, Straseni, and Orhei. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tiraspolul Nou . We saw some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Tighina ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Touring Tiraspol

2:02 min by dkChanchito
Views: 9117 Rating: 4.71

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

Dance group Courage Танцевальная группа Кураж

9:52 min by NazzzarOFF
Views: 2026 Rating: 5.00

Мы сделаем ваш праздник уникальным и незабываемым! We will make your holiday unique and unforgettable! NazzzarOFF Edition! ..

Приветка от JRCR3W на LIFЕ SOUND V

2:22 min by DanceGenerationMD
Views: 561 Rating: 5.00


Бендерская Крепость - Cetatea Tighina

1:21 min by Vasilii Anton
Views: 329 Rating: 5.00

Бендеры Крепость, Cetatea Tighina ..

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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.

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Located at 46.83 29.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Bender, Moldova, Castles in Moldavia, Castles in Moldova, Cities in Moldova, Districts of Moldova, Populated places under Transnistrian control

Skirmish at Bender

The Skirmish at Bender (Swedish: Kalabaliken i Bender) was devised to remove Charles XII of Sweden from the Ottoman Empire after his military defeats in Russia. It took place on February 1, 1713 on Ottoman territory, in what is now the town of Bender, Moldova.

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Located at 46.83 29.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: 1713 in Europe, Battles involving the Ottoman Empire, Conflicts in 1713, Great Northern War, History of Transnistria, Military history of Moldova

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.

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Located at 46.87 29.47 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Communes of Anenii Noi district


Tîrnauca is a commune and village in the Slobozia sub-district of Transnistria, Moldova, situated on the east bank of the river Dniester, between Tighina and Tiraspol. It is notable for being home to the largest bottle-shaped building in the world, the Butylka hotel and museum.

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Located at 46.82 29.55 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Communes of Transnistria


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.

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Located at 46.78 29.42 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Communes of Căuşeni district, Populated places under Transnistrian control

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Tighina