• Ciucas, Brașov, România
    Ciucas, Brașov, România Photo: Bogdan Todoran, CC BY, Unsplash
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Hiking in Romania

Even more than before, Romania remains an insider tip. Right next to western looking and living cities, the traveller finds villages like in a picture book, farmers on horse-drawn carts, wooded Carpathian heights, impressive church castles and painted monasteries as well as countryman almost from another time which are however very hospitable and helpful.

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Discover the best walking routes in Romania

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February 06, 2014
19.3 km
6:20 h
753 m
753 m
Mittelschwere Wanderung durch eine schöne Klammlandschaft bis Prolaz und weiter durch märchenhafte Wälder zur Höhle Comarnic.  
from Paul Wasicsek,   Outdooractive Editors
November 07, 2014
168.4 km
52:57 h
6443 m
6626 m
We are crossing the main ridge of Paring Mountains in a wonderful nine days trip.
from Arin Pernes,
Hikes · Transilvania

Retezat mountains 9 days hiking Tour

November 04, 2014
120 km
42:01 h
7046 m
6233 m
We are crossing the ridge of Retezat mountains in a 9 days trekking tour.
from Arin Pernes,
November 05, 2014
87.1 km
26:09 h
3192 m
2929 m
We are crossing the main ridge of Apuseni Mountains in a wonderful ten days trip. 
from Arin Pernes,
August 30, 2015
14.2 km
4:30 h
262 m
262 m
Eine perfekte Tour zu Wandern für groß und klein. 
from Paul Wasicsek,   Outdooractive Editors
October 12, 2017
5 km
4:15 h
345 m
345 m
Scocul Urzicarului este unul din frumoasele obiective turistice naturale ascunse din Valea Jiului.  Din fericire, pentru a ajunge aici exista acum ...
from Dana Bates,   New Horizons Foundation Lupeni Headquarter
November 12, 2014
47 km
18:15 h
3456 m
3512 m
We are crossing the main ridge of Bucegi Mountains in a wonderful 6 days trip.
from Arin Pernes,
October 31, 2014
67.4 km
26:20 h
5321 m
5071 m
We are crossing the main ridge of Fagaras Mountains in a wonderful nine days trip. 
from Arin Pernes,
April 14, 2014
8 km
1:15 h
267 m
267 m
Eine leichte Wanderung zur Romanești Höhle in Kreis Timiș, wo jedes Jahr, im Oktober, ein Sinfoniekonzert stattfindet das von Verein Speotimiș ...
from Paul Wasicsek,   Outdooractive Editors
May 05, 2014
1.3 km
0:33 h
116 m
116 m
Eine kurze Wanderung zur Schoimoscher Burg.
from Paul Wasicsek,   Outdooractive Editors
  • Highlights

The Carpathian mountains cover more than 30% of the country. The traveler will find a plenty of places of natural beauty: mountain peaks, gorges, lakes, forests, caves, mud volcanoes and fossil deposits.

Romania has more than 400 parks and nature reservations protecting hundreds of species of flora and fauna, all of them linked with hiking trails.

The variety of terrain, from mountainous to plains, offers something for every hiker regardless of skill or level.

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