Top hikes and trips around Baile Herculane: a journey to Cerna Valley and Tesnei Valley

Top hikes and trips around Baile Herculane: a journey to Cerna Valley and Tesnei Valley

Tesna is basically an affluent of Cerna River flowing across the Herculane region. The elders might still remember the time when the border between Austro-Hungary and Romania used to run along here. As you come out of the Herculane the first thing your eyes will behold along the path near the Roman Hotel is the path leading up towards the Den of Thieves (Cave of Thieves). All further locations mentioned above can be accessed from the main road in Cerna Valley. Join us for a pleasant trip... [ read more ]

Best hiking tours in Domogled Mountains - Visiting the White Cross and the Jelarau spring

Best hiking tours in Domogled Mountains – Visiting the White Cross and the Jelarau spring

The Domogled Mountains offer several trip and hiking opportunities. Most of them set out from the famous and popular Baile Herculane and leads you to many beautiful and breathtaking locations among hills, mountains and valleys. This time let us take you along the „Kitten’s Footpath” to the White Cross located in the Domogled Mountains and the Jelarau spring. Along the way you can take a look at Suscu Peak and Domogled Peak, pass near the Stiubeiului Clearing and the Susoare spring. The... [ read more ]

Guided tours around Baile Herculane, the Stone Valley and the Domogled Mountains

Guided tours around Baile Herculane, the Stone Valley and the Domogled Mountains

Baile Herculane is mostly dominated by the Domogled Mountains. As you travel towards Baile Herculane the first impressive thing you notice is the Cernei Valley on the left side. This beautiful region offers several natural sights and there are guided tours which lead you the way. Some of the locations can be reached by car while others only by foot. Challenge yourself by climbing the hills and peaks around the Domogled Mountains. The highest peak is about 1105 m and it is called Domogled Peak... [ read more ]

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 ]