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About Mountain Resort - Pasul Valcan

The resort is situated in Pasul Valcan (Valcan Pass), which is located in the eastern part of Valcan Mountains, at an altitude of 1.621 m on the county road (DJ664) Vulcan - Schela, road that passes through the western part of the National Park Defileul Jiului.

Valcan Pass, road of Michael the Brave (Mihai Viteazul).  Through this step passed the ruler of Romania, in 1600, when he united the Romanian Principalities.

Valcan Mountains (maximum altitude Oslea Peak - 1.946 m) is situated in the south-western Carpathians with  Mehedinti Mountains closing in south Carpathian arch, between river Jiu and the Danube.

They are home to a population of carnivores: bear, wolf, lynx but, otter, marten, badger also chamois, deer, bats, wild pigs, predatory birds: golden eagle, pigeon hawk, sparrow hawk, common buzzard, kestrel red, swallows falcon, peregrine falcon.

The development of agro-tourism hotels and chalets makes the Pasul Valcan resort to be a recreational place, as they say, a "green" tourism.

In the time spent on Pasul Valcan can practice horse riding (riding), hiking, cycling, fishing or enjoy the nature in its true splendor, in the wildest part of Europe.

The resort has a ski slope with a length of 400 m, medium difficulty, equipped with telegondola and teleski.

Contact and information:

Address: Vulcan, Hunedoara, Romania

Opening hours for ski slope:

Daily: 10:00 - 16:00

Opening hours for telegondola:

Monday - Friday: 10:00 - 11:00, 12:00 - 13:00, 14:00 - 16:00

Saturday - Sunday: 10:00 - 16:00

Tickets:

Adults
1 round-trip: 10 lei
1 ascent or descent: 7 lei

Children
1 round-trip: 8 lei
1 ascent or descent: 5 lei

Teleski: 1 leu/ascent

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