Heroes Monument is accesible from the top point of the cable-car in
45 minutes marked trail.
can ski finding here cross-country trails or downhill runs.
site: Hotels, Chalets, Villas,
Accommodation. Ski facilities. Bars and Restaurants.
Azuga city and resort is situated between Sinaia international resort (12 km) and Predeal ski resort (6km).
Azuga is at the foot of the Bucegi Mountains (Carpathians - Transylavanian
Alps), elevation 1,110 m.
The city is nested in mountains : on North-West there is Clabucetului Predealului Massive (highest peak Clabucetul Azugii 1586 m), on the South-East there is Baiului and Garbovei Mountains with peaks over 1700 m (Cazacu Peak 1753 m, Stevia Peak 1901m).
In the North-East part of town there is the largest ski facilities in
this mountains: Sorica Slope - the biggest in Romania, and Cazacu slope.
Ski chairs are on every slope, and at the bottom there are bars, restaurants,
ski rentals and cottages.
Silva Hotel and Restaurant, situated
at 3 minutes from the cable-car in Busteni.
"Sphynx" and "Babele" - wind-modelled stone shapes in the Bucegi Massif (2,200 m altitude).
Heroes Monument, built in 1926 by King Carol, has 40 m height, elevation 2140 m.
| Azuga-Busteni is recommended for
recovery treatment (anaemia, nervous asthenia,
physical and intellectual strain).
Busteni settlement was founded around the Salonul de Piatra Inn - 17th century.
Mountain trips on marked routes (the Urlatoarea Falls, the Bucegi Plateau - Jepi, the Monument of Heroes - Cross, Costila, Omu Peak and Cottage 2,505 m).
"Sinaia is another popular
mountain resort, with excellent skiing facilities. It was developed in
the second half of the 19th century by the first king of independent Romania as royal summer
residence. Peles Castle is very impressive and is now a museum."