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About Bucegi Natural Park

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.

Tourist attractions:

The Sphinx

Babele (The Old Women)

Ialomitei Cave

Ialomitei Monastery

Omu Peak

Urlatoarea Waterfall

The Heroes' Cross

Bolboci Lake

Peles and Pelisor Castle

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.

Contact and information:

Address: Bucegi Natural Park, Prahova, Romania

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