Azuga is known as “skiers’ paradise”, being ideal especially for experienced ones. Cazacu and Sorica are the most popular slopes found in Azuga winter sports complex. Cazacu slope (3050m long; 758m difference in level) has a medium degree of difficulty and is equipped with a cable car and snow maintenance machines. Sorica slope (2100m long), the first slope in Romania homologated by the International Ski Federation, has a medium level of difficulty. It is equipped with a cable car, artificial snow installation and night lighting installation. If you decide to bring your children here, Azuga also offers mini ski lifts and babylifts.
In the summer, the resort is very different: it’s green, quiet and not as crowded as in the winter. If you are passionate about hiking, you can follow numerous mountain trails in Bucegi Mountains. Hire an ATV to discover the surrounding woods or have a picnic in the nearby clearings.
Take a day off from hiking or skiing and visit the neighbouring ski resorts Predeal and Bușteni. Go to Sinaia, less than 10min away by car or bus, and let yourself be taken aback by the elegant Peleș Castle. Head for Brașov to learn about the region’s development at the Urban Civilisation Museum and the First Romanian School Museum. Here you can also visit the Black Church and the medieval bastions, Blacksmiths' Bastion and Weavers' Bastion. Other important attractions situated closer than 35km away from Azuga are Bran Castle and Râşnov Citadel.
Romania offers a wide range of accommodation opportunities, as diverse as the country itself. From luxurious 5* hotels to inexpensive hostels, from traditional pensions to modern apartments, here you can find something to suit every style and budget.
Nightlife in Romania is something that you definitely have to experience during your stay here. As the sun goes down, … no, it’s not Dracula coming to life, but the cities seem more alive than ever. You don't want to miss all the fun after dark!
On any given day (and night), in Romania you will find thousands of lively bars to choose from, which include in their drinks lists everything from classy cocktails or sophisticated coffees to ice cold beer or elegant wines.
No matter what is it that you are looking for, you’ll find a specialized shop where you can buy it from. From large malls to small boutiques, the Romanian shopping options are diverse in both product range and appearance.
If you want to move from one place to another, Romania offers many possibilities and options to choose from. The numerous companies providing transportation services will ensure high quality services at affordable rates.
Romania provides numerous possibilities for sports and outdoor activities throughout the year. If you like to move and fill up with adrenaline, browse this category in order to find the most suitable activity for you.