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[4 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
Dragos Voda Bison Reserve, Neamt County

Bison Reserve and Carpathian Fauna Dragos Voda, was founded in 1968. The first three bison were brought here in 1970 from Poland. In 1974, they were born here a male and a female. Dragos Voda Bison Reserve, currently Zoo Dragos Voda, one of the four protected areas included in the Natural Park Vanatori Neamt, streches about 11,500 ha. Of the 28 bison existing at Vanatori Neamt, only 7, two males and five females were housed in tourist purpose by Zoo Dragos Voda. The remaining copies are in The Acclimatization Park which covers …

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[6 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]
Lake Cuejdel

At only a few kilometers from the highway between Piatra and Targu Neamt, after you pass the village of Garcina, then Cuejdiu to Cracăul Negru, by step, among the colors of the deciduous forest, you reach Lake Cuejdel of waves that can be seen coming out like spears, hundreds of stumps of dry trees, reminding of Red Lake. Not long ago, the forest that was in these parts, now has been covered by water. As one of the largest natural dam lake, not only in the country but also in …

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[10 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Bisons – Vânători Natural Park

Vânători Natural Park has renewed with six female bison that were donated by the Aspinall Foundation in England, and are part of the programme of the  reintroduction of bison in the Carpathians.
For a month, they were in the quarantine in a  acclimatization enclosure to the village Chitele Crăcăoani where are specific construction feature: feeders, feed stores, haystacks, observatories, pavilions, bridges and houses bison observation.
Monitoring the bisons after release will be achieved by GPS and will be evaluated on the loose behavior and assess the need for new releases in Chitele …

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[21 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]
Autumn walk on the route Piatra Neamt – “Trei Caldari” Rock

Autumn in the forest from Cozla Mountain offers an impressive and colorful show with yellow and rusty leaves that create a carpet just like nature would prepare for a big party. Every step is in the company of leaves and the magic of the forest. If you are visiting Piatra Neamt during this time of the year we recommend a walk through this forest until you reach “Trei Caldari” Rock.
The route Piatra Neamt – “Trei Caldari” Rock is easy to make and you also have few panoramic points over the …

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[21 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]
Autumn pastel in Bicaz Gorge

The smell of autumn is all around us and is like an invitation to spend few days in nature, away from the stress of the cities. Bicaz Gorge represents one of the most well known touristic attractions from Neamt County. It has a length of 8 km starting up of “Lacul Rosu” Lake and going until Bicazu Ardelean village.
This world of massive stone walls is part of Cheile Bicazului – Hasmas National Park that has three protected areas: “Lacul Rosu” Lake, Bicaz Gorge and Hasmasul Mare. The road that goes …

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[21 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]
Trails in Pangarati Forest Reservation

The most visited touristic attraction from Pangarati commune is Pangarati Monastery an important historic and religious place located on Bistrita Valley, near the road that goes from Piatra Neamt to Bicaz and near to the power plant Dimitrie Leonida. Numerous tourists come to this place but few venture on the trails that go into the forest reservation from Pangarati.
To reach this place you have to go on the road that goes near Pangarati Monastery and walks you through the village. The yew reservation is one of the local attractions that …