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[12 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Legend of Panaghia

Who climbs Ceahlău to reach Dochia Chalet, it meets with Panaghia, a majestic rock, imposing. It is said in ancient times, the Panaghia was a girl whose name was Maria. She had blue eyes, bright and blue as the sky in the summer days, the hair blacker than the deepest and silky night, the skin soft and pink, as roses from the gardens of paradise, the voice of a nightingale. At her birth, God gave her a part of his heart and soul. From day to day, the girl grew and became increasingly …

Touristic Routes in Ceahlau Mountain »

[12 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
Ceahlău paths: from Durău – Fântânele – Dochia Chalet

When we are in Durău resort (800m), from somewhere on the slope, we can admire the beautiful view of the Massif Ceahlau dominated by the topToaca (1900 m), the Panaghia and Piatra Ciobanului. Thinking to reach Cabana Dochia through Fantanele, we follow the red tape and climb through the forest of spruce and beech. We cross the county road Durau – Mountain Spring, once a beauty road, and continue our ascent through the forest to the heights of the mountain, so that after about an hour, we arrive at a halting …

Touristic Routes in Ceahlau Mountain, Touristic tours »

[12 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
On Ceahlău paths from Bicazu Ardelean to Dochia Chalet

The tourist route that we propose starts from Bicazul Ardelean, until Telec village, about 4.5 km on paved road. At a roadside we’ll find a wooden church dedicated to Saint Dumitru, with original interior paintings who wear its hat from 1692, that we can visit. Once in Telec we can visit the wooden church which is dedicated to Exaltation of the Holy Cross, built in 1880. Both churches are historical monuments. From Telec, from the confluence of the creek Bistra with creek Jidan, we go on the communal road that links the Telec …

The Legends from Ceahlau Mountain, Uncategorized »

[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 …

Ceahlau National Park »

[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 …