Harghita

Bistrita-Nasaud

Eastern Transylvania


Western Transylvania

General Information

Transylvania Proximity

Location:



Prahova Valley

The region is a popular destination for mountaineers and for winter sports fans. The most important resorts are:
Predeal
Azuga
Buşteni
Sinaia

Before the unification of Romania in 1918 it was directly to the border with the Austro-Hungarian Empire, on the Romanian side of the Carpathians( Transylvanian Alps ). Many rich romanians built their palaces there, including the kings of Romania who have built the Peles Castle in Sinia. The castle is built in a Bavarian style.