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About The Heroes' Cross

The Heroes' Cross is a monument built between 1926 and 1928 on Caraiman Peak at an altitude of 2.291 m located in the Bucegi Mountains of the Southern Carpathians.

It has a height of 36 metres and the nearest town is Busteni. The name of the monument is "The Heroes' Cross", but it is popularly known as the "Cross on Caraiman"

Contact and information:
Address: Busteni, Romania

Can be reached by cable car or by foot. The cable car from Busteni up to Babele (2.206 m) then 50 min by foot to Caraiman Cross (follow mark Red Cross).

The mountain trail from Busteni to Caraiman Cross: 5-6 hours by foot (follow mark Blue Cross and from Caraiman chalet follow the Red Point).

Check the section "Cable car Busteni" for schedule and price lists.
Opening hours: Daily

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