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So great view and our kid was so excited for a trip into the forest and when we arrived there it... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2019
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a pleasant experience

It is a 2-3 hours mountin trip; easy for us after the yellow trail the surroundings are very... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2019
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Apuseni National Park, Vartop, Romania
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Reviewed August 16, 2019 via mobile

So great view and our kid was so excited for a trip into the forest and when we arrived there it was like Christmas...only pure joy.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed May 31, 2019 via mobile

It is a 2-3 hours mountin trip; easy for us after the yellow trail the surroundings are very beautiful in August, alongside the trail, you can see many types of mushrooms We also found a blueberry area

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gabitza_gg
Reviewed December 2, 2018

When if comes down to beauty of nature the "Rusty Pit" - Groapa Ruginoasa - is definitely worth visiting. Why - here is why : - location can be approached from several direction - closest is from Vartop - the hike to this place is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We went with a 4 years old kid . Took us about an hour to get there , with many stops on the road but finally, when we arrived it was b e a u t i f u l ! worth it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank maruscal2017
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

The views are spectacular. Because the hike up is quite short, many many people visit this place and spoil the pristine nature. For me it is infuriating to see so many wet wipes and tp in the forest near the marked path. I am all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank OctavP
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

The view is amazing! The road is a bit hard, between rocks and ranches and it s about 800m light climbing, but it s definitely worth it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andreea A
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

From "satul de vacanță Vârtop" You have two possible trails that you can follow to reach the final destination. I started near the church and it took me about 45 minutes to reach the top, but I consider myself a fast walker. First part of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 280alexandrur
Reviewed April 25, 2018

We enjoyed a lot both the hike and the walk in the forest, but most important the view from the top of the enormous hole. It's somehow like a small canyon, which larges itself naturally every year. It made me feel small in comparison to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank curlyAda
Reviewed April 23, 2018

It is a nice 2 hour ( 1h one way) hike that any person can do close to Vartop. Most of the trip is in the forest, perfect for even hot summer days. Then you reach a plateau and you can see the ravine. It...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Elphax
Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Nice trip in the forest in the winter. First path is a little bit steep, but then is a nice walk in the forest

Date of experience: February 2018
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