[12 Oct 2018 | No Comment | ]
A wonder of nature and an unforgettable adventure in Neamţ County

 
A wonder of nature and an unforgettable adventure in Neamţ County
Șugău Gorges – Munticelu Natural Reserve and Via Ferrata Astragalus
 
 
Șugău Gorges – Munticelu protected area stands out due to a fabulous mountain landscape and the uniqueness of its natural heritage. The entrance in the gorges is accessible from DN 12C, which connects Transylvania with Moldavia throughout Bicaz Gorges.
Besides the spectacular views, tourists can find here endemic species of flora and fauna. The breathtaking gorges span from the entrance in the Natural Reserve and go for about ​​350 meters long, the …

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Attractions, Ceahlau National Park, Entertainment, Hiking Routes, Natural Parks, Participations to the Romanian Fair Tours, Strongholds, Touristic Promotion, Touristic Routes in Ceahlau Mountain, Touristic tours »

[17 Jul 2018 | No Comment | ]
Ceahlău Massif – “a giant who’s forehead is caressed by the sun”

 
Ceahlău Massif – “a giant who’s forehead is caressed by the sun”
A view of ”the Enchanted mountain”
 
 
“The giant immersed in the rays of the sun” as described in the famous poem “Summer” by George Coşbuc, Ceahlău Mountain is a very special place which many Romanian and foreign writers have spoken about. This “gemstone” of Moldavia, as Dimitrie Cantemir called it in his famous Latin writing “Descriptio Moldaviae” from  1716, Ceahlău Mountain is situated in the middle of the Oriental Carpathians, in the western part of Neamţ County, at the crossroad …

Attractions, Hermitages, Monasteries, Touristic Promotion, Touristic tours, Traditional romanian architecture, Uncategorized »

[6 Jul 2018 | No Comment | ]
On the path of the monasteries in Neamț county

 
On the path of the monasteries in Neamț county
A journey for retrieving the soul – Part I
 
 
 
Neamţ county shelters a rich and fruitful monastic life through its impressive settlements. Churches, hermitages and monasteries are hidden deep in the wilderness of the mountains, in the intricate labyrinths of the forests, where the beauty of the valleys and the silence of the meadows harmoniously blend with the spiritual life and unwavering faith in God.
We highly recommend you a journey full of spiritual significance between 5 monastic settlements, places of faith and dedication, …

Attractions, Entertainment, Events, Festivals organized by Neamt County Council, Participations to the Romanian Fair Tours, Strongholds, Touristic Promotion »

[29 Jun 2018 | No Comment | ]
Days of Neamt Fortress, June 29th – July the 1st 2018

 
On weekend, Neamt Fortress celebrates the medieval feast
 
Tirgu Neamț town is preparing for a great medieval celebration. On weekend, from Friday till Sunday, Neamţ Fortress awaits visitors from all around the country for a new edition of the Medieval Festival “Days of Neamţ Fortress”. Now in its 18th edition, the event will include an extremely diverse program: from medieval music performances, combat demonstrations in clothing of the epoch and parades with princes and knights in medieval musical accords to folk art exhibitions, a popular culinary festival – “The Enchanted Pot” …

Attractions, Entertainment, Touristic Promotion »

[19 Jun 2018 | No Comment | ]
Neamţ County – a living history in pages of literature

 
Neamţ County – a living history in pages of literature
 
 
Land of beauty and wonders, Neamt County seems taken from one of Mihail Sadoveanu’s tales: “After God separated the waters from the dry land and after wrinkling the earth, He began the impartion of gifts to all lands. He gifted the sea, silky and blue to some of the lands, He sat other realms with tall mountains, covered with snowy white coats, He covered some lands with
fields of gold, above all of these placing the high heavens. But there was …

Attractions, Churches, Museums, Touristic Promotion, Traditional romanian architecture »

[7 Jun 2018 | No Comment | ]
Spending a day in Piatra Neamț

 

 Spending a day in Piatra Neamț
 
 
 
If you come in Piatra Neamţ for one day – ”The Pearl of Moldavia” as the city at the foothill of Pietricica Hill is also known, you can follow the footsteps of Stephen the Great in the Historical Center at the Princely Court, built by the great voivode and which still preserve the charm of old times past. Here, you can visit The Bell Tower, the Church of St. John the Baptist and the cellars of the Princely Court. Also, in the Historical Center of …

Attractions, Hiking Routes, Natural Parks, Touristic Promotion, Touristic tours »

[31 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
Via Ferrata – extreme climbing in Neamţ County

Via Ferrata – extreme climbing in Neamţ County
” The mountain does not belong anymore exclusively to the professional climbers but to everyone” – Ticu Lăcătușu
Șugău Gorges – Munticelu Nature Reserve is included in Natura 2000 – Special Area of Conservation (SAC) as defined in the European Union’s Habitats Directive (92/43/EEC)
 
Șugău Gorges – Munticelu Nature Reserve hosts the longest and most modern Via Ferrata route in Romania, project launched at the initiative of the famous climber Constantin Lăcătuşu, the first Romanian who conquered the Everest Peak. Via Ferrata „Astragalus” was inaugurated …

Attractions, Customs, traditions and crafts, Events, Festivals organized by Neamt County Council, The Festival "Lada cu Zestre", Touristic Promotion »

[23 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
A weekend dedicated to authentic Romanian crafts

 
A weekend dedicated to authentic Romanian crafts
“The Hope Chest” Art Festival – the 13th Edition
the 25th -27th of May 2018
 
 
Launched in 2006, “The Hope Chest” Art Festival gathers at Piatra Neamţ dozens of craftsmen from several parts of the Romania and from the Republic of Moldova. This year, the festival reached its 13th edition. Those who love traditional crafts and folk art and, widely speaking, all lovers of aesthetics are expected this weekend to visit the area of Youth Park in Piatra Neamţ in order to whitness a spectacular …

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