Guided tour between Baile Herculane and the Vaporous Caves

Guided tour between Baile Herculane and the Vaporous Caves

Thanks to the Carpathian Mountain range Romania has several hiking opportunities all over the country, but not only the Carpathian Mountains offer such possibilities. Visit Baile Herculan and join in the expedition. The tour from Baile Herculane towards the Vaporous Caves is a 1-1/2 hour long journey which is marked by blue triangles. From the Vaporous Caves through Adam’s Cave and the Cave of Thieves it takes aproximately another hour. From there the journey continues towards Despicatura C... [ read more ]

A tour to Domogled National Park, Valea Cernei

A tour to Domogled National Park, Valea Cernei

Domogled national reserve works as a sanctuary for the local flora and fauna varieties. The park is very rich in rare elements for you will find exceptional flora on the limy stones and hardly accessible spots, sunny fields and rocks covered by spring water. All this beautiful wildlife can be also found further up in Valea Cernei towards the north and other regions of the Banat Mountains. If you keep your eyes open you can notice the remarkable elements and plants at Domogled which can be ide... [ read more ]

Best bathing resorts - treatments and therapies at Baile Herculane

Best bathing resorts – treatments and therapies at Baile Herculane

At Baile Herculane, which offers a modern treatment base, you can treat and pamper yourself in thermal waters, internal cures and many relaxation treatments. The station has all the latest physiotherapeutic installations (both electric and hydrotherapeutic), mineral water aerosol instalations, massage treatments and many others. All bathing instalations are equipped in bathtubs and basins which are made out of red or white marble, plastic material or antiacid tiles. Some are the remains of ol... [ read more ]

Tourism at Baile-Herculane

Tourism at Baile-Herculane

Baile Herculane is a spectacular bathing resort located in the southwestern region of the country of Romania, in the county of Caras Severin. The location is in an altitude of about 168 meters in the picturesque Cernei Valley, which makes part of the Cernei-Domogled Valley National Park. Baile Herculane has a long history for the resort is in function since the 1850s which makes it one of the oldest touristic stations around the world. The resort is he only Romanian touristic station which to... [ read more ]

Romanian celebrations - The Day of the 40 Holy Martyrs

Romanian celebrations – The Day of the 40 Holy Martyrs

It is well known that Romanians are very traditional and they love religious celebrations. Throughout the whole year there are several holidays which they celebrate in their own unique way, sometimes every city and village has their own traditions and special ways of holding a festival. The day of the 40 holy martyrs is among the important and major celebrations in Romania loved by the whole nation. In case you pass through Romania around the 9th of March, make sure you attend in lovely this... [ read more ]

Padina Fest 4th edition – sports, concerts, ecology and adventure

Padina Fest 4th edition – sports, concerts, ecology and adventure

Padina Fest is a festival set in the Bucegi Mountains, which this year is organized for the 4th time.  Padina Fest will take place between 31th of July and 4th August. During this season everyone who attends will be able to participate in several mountain activities, workshops, concerts, sporting events and many others. Tie your hiking boots, equip yourself properly, gather you courage and put up your smiling face for there are lots of great surprises and adventures waiting for you. This year... [ read more ]

How to get to Cheile Nerei - Beusnita Park

How to get to Cheile Nerei – Beusnita Park

Cheile Nerei-Beusnita National Park is located in the south-western region of Romania, in the county of Caras-Severin, more specifically in the southern zone of the Aninei Mountains. The park has several divisions which make one beautiful reserve: Oravita, Anina, Sasca Montana, Bozovici, Civloca Romana, Sopotul Nou and Lapusnicu Mare. The closest cities and towns to the park are Anina towards the north, Stancilova at the southern side, Lapusnicu Mare towards the east and Ilidia towards the we... [ read more ]

Cultural and historical monuments of Székelyudvarhely

Cultural and historical monuments of Székelyudvarhely

The town of Székelyudvarhely, in other name Udvarhely is a 660 year old city which has several hidden treasures to offer to all visitors. Even though the city is hundreds of years old it does not have many monuments that are older than Udvarhely itself except for the Heart of Jesus chapel which was built during the 13th century. Most of the religious buildings in the city are about two or three centuries old. The castles and fortresses are older but they have been renovated and went under se... [ read more ]

Religious Monuments in Székelyudvarhely

Religious Monuments in Székelyudvarhely

The town of Székelyudvarhely, in Romanian Odorheiu Secuiesc is located in Székely Land, Transylvania, Romania and it is the second most populous city in the county of Hargita. The name of the city is often shortened as ’Udvarhely’ which literally means ’courtyard place’. The city of Udvarhely has a past that is centuries-old and is very rich in Hungarian historical and cultural heritage which is reflected mostly in the architectural monuments. There are several significant architect... [ read more ]