Băile Olănești is a spa resort almost entirely modernized in 2010. It has 35 springs with curative waters, which were awarded the gold medal at the International Exhibition in Vienna, due to their efficacy in medical treatments. It is the most important health spa resort in Romania in what regards the big number of springs, their water flow and the variety and concentration of the elements in the waters’ composition. There are numerous facilities for treatment using the mineral and thermal sulphurous waters. Here you can also find a covered pool with thermal water and a balneary centre.
Băile Olănești has much more to offer to its tourists, apart from the benefic balneary cures. The beauty of the landscape and of the nearby sights is also attractive. You can take a long walk on an alley carved in the mountain, on the Olănești River’s valley, or visit the reservation of white and yellow lilies, situated within 15-20 minutes walking distance from the resort's centre.
Near Olănești you can visit numerous monasteries, such as Horezu or Cozia, both situated within 1h driving distance. You can also explore the natural beauties of the Buila – Vânturarița National Park. If you are seeking a bit of adrenaline, the surrounding mountains are appropriate for hiking.
Baile Olanesti is accessible by car or by bus from Ramnicu Valcea, following DN64A road.
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.