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Parâng Resort: a piece of heaven in the heart of the Parâng Mountains

Nature at its best: the Parâng resort, located in Gorj county, is an ideal destination for nature and winter sports lovers. With varied slopes for all levels of experience, from beginners to experts, the resort offers an unforgettable experience in the heart of the Parâng Mountains.

Skiing and snowboarding at its best: the Parâng ski area has a total length of over 20 km, served by modern ski lifts. The slopes are FIS homologated, offering the possibility to organize international level sports competitions.

A relaxing escape: In addition to winter sports, Parâng offers a wide range of options for relaxation and fun. You can enjoy a relaxing walk around the resort, visit the many sights in the area or indulge in delicious Romanian cuisine.

Useful information for tourists:

  • Access:
    • The resort of Parâng is about 270 km from Bucharest.
    • You can reach it by car, train (Petroșani train station) and bus.
  • Opening hours:
    • Every day, 9:00-17:00 (December-March)
  • Rates:
    • Ski/snowboard:
      • Adults: 150 lei/day, 200 lei/2 days
      • Children (6-12 years): 100 lei/day, 150 lei/2 days
    • Equipment rental:
      • Ski/snowboard: 50 lei/day
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      • Snowboards: 30 lei/day
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      • Snowboards: 20 lei/day
  • Recommendations:
    • Suitable winter sports equipment (comfortable footwear, weather-appropriate clothing, ski/snowboard equipment)
    • Compliance with safety rules on the slopes
    • Purchase a valid ski pass
  • Accommodation:
    • There are many hotels, guesthouses and villas in the resort offering affordable accommodation.
    • It is recommended to book your accommodation in advance, especially on weekends and during peak season.
  • Dining:
    • There are many restaurants and cottages in the resort where you can dine.
    • It is recommended to try the traditional Romanian dishes.

Discover more:

  • Parâng is one of the oldest ski resorts in Romania.
  • There are many other tourist attractions in the area, such as Parâng Monastery, Transalpina and Sohodol Gorges.
  • The Parâng Mountains are part of the Parâng National Park, a protected area with a rich biodiversity.

Plan your dream holiday at Parâng Resort and enjoy a memorable experience on the ski slopes!

Images:

  • Parâng resort:
     
  • Ski slope:
     
  • Mountain hut:
     
  • Parâng Monastery:
     

Further information:

  • History of the resort:
    • The Parâng resort was built in the 1930s.
    • The resort has been modernized in recent years, now offering top conditions for tourists.
  • Events:
    • A number of skiing and snowboarding competitions are held in the resort every year.
    • Festivals and concerts are also organised, which attract a large number of tourists.
  • Tips for tourists:
    • It is recommended to inform yourself about the weather conditions in the area before going to the resort.
    • You can purchase ski passes online