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[15 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
Ceahlău legends: Legend of Dochia

        On Monday, April 6th 2015. Orthodox Christian believers entered into Holy Week and after a few warm days, there came the cold and snow. Those are the Crone Dochia days, as they say, and we can remember the legend of Dochia that could start from such an old reality for over 2000 years.
If you are already at the cottage Izvorul Muntelui and climb Ceahlău on the route with blue triangle to Dochia Chalet, you will see on the way white cliffs scattered around a white stone, the …

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[26 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Mountain trails on Ceahlau Mountain

Ceahlau is the most imposing mountain from the Eastern Carpathians and is a true natural fortress. Many tourists come here to hike or to just spend some time in the nature. The treasures of this mountain wait for tourists to discover them by hiking on the trails that lead your footsteps in places of rare beauty.
There are three access points for tourists in Ceahlau Mountain. The most used ones are Izvorul Muntelui and Durau Resort. The third gateway in Ceahlau is on the route Bicazul Ardelean – Bistra – Stanile …

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[21 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]
Autumn at the foot of Ceahlau Mountain

The veil of the forest and the multitude of the valleys or the steep stone walls are places where you can see the treasures of Ceahlau Mountain. These treasures are not hidden from sight but wait quietly to be rediscovered by tourists that want to enjoy an easy hike on the trails located at the foot of Ceahlau Mountain.
Each season is different and Ceahlau Mountain dresses in a spectacular way each time. The beautiful beech forest looks incredible during autumn. The trails located at the base of the mountain will …

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[26 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]
The festival of Ceahlau Mountain August 3 – 6 2013 in Durau resort

Between August 3 and 6 2013 will take place in Durau resort the Festival of Ceahlau Mountain, organized by Neamt County Council. During this event there will be several actions: folkloric art exhibitions, food festivals, photography exhibitions and musical shows.
The program of the festival
Saturday August 3 2013
13.15 – 22.00 – Folkloric show performed by the following folkloric bands (the stage will be on the ski slope from Durau resort, near Durau Monastery)
13.15 – 14.45 – ”Datina Strabuna” from Negulesti village
14.45 – 15.45 –”Mugurasii Marginenilor” from Margineni commune
15.45 – 16.45 – …

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[26 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]
Ceahlau – the summer destination for hikers

Ceahlau Mountain represents a very attractive touristic destination for those that love mountain hikes and the fresh air. This is the most imposing mountain from the Orient Carpathians and has the following protected areas: “Ocolasul Mare” Scientific Reservation, “Polita cu Crini” Botanical Reservation, Duruitoarea Waterfall and “Avenul Mare” nature monuments.
The touristic area of Ceahlau Mountain is accessible from four roads. From the west of the country on the route Toplita – Borsec – Tulghes (DN15), from the north through Bistrita – Vatra Dornei – Brosteni – Poiana Teiului (DN17B), from …

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[26 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
Ceahlau – a mountain of prayers and shepherds

Ceahlau Massif is a true natural fortress that impresses us through its greatness and harmony. Ceahlau is constantly visited by tourists that love the outdoor life style and also its history, spirituality and legends. This is the only holy mountain from Romania that is celebrated in the religious calendar on the day of August 6.
From the birth of the world this mountain was created to be a place of prayers and shepherds. The mighty Ceahlau is surrounded by legends strongly connected to the stones from the mountain that impresses us …