Sights in Romania

Almas Monastery

Almas Monastery is an Orthodox monastery located in Garcina commune, Neamt County, at a distance of about 12 kilometers from the city of Piatra Neamt, in the direction of Targu…

The Synagogue, Piatra Neamt

Wooden Synagogue from Piatra Neamt was built in 1766 and it is a monument with a long and controversial history, being testimony of numerous Jewish communities that lived in this…

The Royal School, Targu Neamt

Royal School is a massive building with thick walls and six rooms placed symmetrical on two levels. In this building used to function the public school in Targu Neamt. The…

Ion Creanga Memorial Museum

This memorial house is located in the city of Targu Neamt, Humulesti neighbourhood and was arranged as a museum in 1951. It is one of the most visited memorial houses…

Neamt Monastery

Neamt Monastery is located only 15 km from the Neamt Citadel, in the village of Vanatori-Neamt, Neamt County. According to documents Neamt Monastery was founded by the the ruler of…

Dragoş Vodă Bison Reservation

Dragoş Vodă Bison Reservation was founded in 1968. The first three bison exemplars (Rarău, Roxana and Raluca) were brought from Poland in 1970 and, in 1974, were born a male…

Secu Monastery

Secu Monastery is a monastic settlement which dates back over 500 years and is one of the oldest monasteries in Neamt County. The first skete was built in 1530, and…

Varatec Monastery

Văratec Monastery is located in a beautiful natural setting, 12 km from Targu Neamt and 40 km away from Piatra Neamt. It was founded in 1785 by nun Olimpiada –…

Durau Monastery

The monastery is located in the resort Durău at a distance of 5 km from Duruitoarea waterfall, from which supposedly would have taken the name. The present church was built…

Duruitoarea Waterfall

Duruitoarea Waterfall is a natural monument which is located in Ceahlau Mountain, at an altitude of 1270 meters. The waterfall is located in a protected area – nature reserve of…

Pangarati Monastery

Pangarati Monastery is an old traditional settlement on the Bistrita Valley, Neamt County. The monastery is situated near Bistrita Monastery (one of the oldest monasteries in Moldavia) and Bisericani Monastery…

Tarcau Hermitage Monastery

Tarcau Hermitage was founded between 1828-1833, by Hieroschemamonk and confessor Avramie the first abbot of the monastic settlement. The founder was most likely from Neamt Monastery or from a monastery…

Bicaz Canyon

Bicaz Canyon is a very picturesque area in Romania located in the central part of Hăşmaş Mountains, in north-east of the country, which create a connection between Harghita and Neamt…

The Red Lake

Red Lake is a natural barrier lake located at the foot of Hasmasul Mare Mountin, near Bicaz Canyon, in Harghita county. The lake was formed in July 1837 as a…
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