Touristic Attractions

With spectacular peaks and gorgeous scenery, it’s no wonder that the Bucegi Mountains are the most visited range in Romania. In short, the mountains offer something for everyone, even those that are not so inclined to a long hike. The development of the Bucegi area has made it a constant draw, both for tourists as well as locals looking to get out of Bucharest or Brasov for the weekend. Even with a large number of visitors, there is plenty of room for everyone and a great mountain experience can still be found with relative ease.The Bucegi Natural Park is a protected area of national interest, in the territories of the counties Dambovita, Prahova and Brasov.
It has a total area of 32.663 ha, of which 16.334 ha are within the county Dambovita, maximum altitude of park is reached in the Omu Peak (2.505 m).
The  park, has a great importance by the beauty of the landscape: canyons, sinkholes, ditches, rocky cliffs, waterfalls, caves and scree.
Bucegi Natural Park houses a rich population of carnivores: bear, wolf, lynx, fox, wild cat but also chamois, carpathian stag, bats, deer, wild pigs, birds of pray: golden eagle, northern goshawk, hawk, common buzzard, kestrel red, saker falcon, peregrine falcon, asio.The development of agro-tourism hotels and chalets makes the area of Bucegi Natural Park to be a recreational place, as they say, a “green” tourism.
In the time spent on area of Bucegi Natural Park you can practice horse riding (riding), hiking, cycling, fishing, or enjoy the nature in its true splendor.

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