Zarnesti (Zărnești)

Town name: Zarnesti (Zărnești - correctly written with diacritics)

Town location: Brasov (BV) county.

Short presentation: Zărneşti - Piatra Craiului area, located in the eastern part of the Southern Carpathians, in the immediate vicinity of Brasov, was officially declared a Romanian ecotourism destination in 2014. The Zărneşti-Piatra Craiului ecotourism destination has shown that any settlement can be reinvented if enjoys a protected area around them and if there are local people who give their interest in achieving a goal set.

Among the first ecotourism destinations in Romania, Zărnești opens the gates to the jewelry of the Romanian Carpathians, a limestone castle and dense forests, the Piatra Craiului massif.

The destination uses the concept of ecotourism development, combining the image of nature, the protected areas with the life of the local community. Zărneşti - Piatra Craiului area offers visitors an overview of the natural and cultural environment, as well as of the tourist attractions in the area.

TOURIST ATTRACTIONS
Museums in Zărnești
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TOURIST ATTRACTIONS NEARBY
Nature nearby Zărnești
Activities nearby Zărnești
ANNUAL CULTURAL EVENTS
Events in February
  • Easter Fair - Exhibition with sale and handmade workshops
  • Easter Concert
  • Earth Day (February 22th)
  • Folk Festival Mărțișorul Dansator (February 25th)
Events in May
  • Europe Day (May 9th)
Events in June
  • International Children's Day (June 1st)
  • CNIR Motocross Zărnești-Brebina
  • MOTO KIDS
  • Zărnești Challenge (forest running race with obstacles, June 23th)
  • MTB Zărnești Challenge - Piatra Craiului Ride
Events in July
  • Religious Trip to Coltii Chiliei Monastery - St Pantelimon (July 27th)
  • Ecoul Pietrei Craiului Singing National Festival
Events in August
  • Edelweiss Folk Festival
  • Days of Zărnești
  • Light Festival
  • Hora cu Brazi Folk Day
  • CNIR Motocross Zarnesti-Brebina
  • East European Accuracy Cup - Piatra Craiului Aerodrome Park
Events in September
  • Mountain Crafts Festival
  • MTB Zărnești Challenge- Uphill to Curmătura
  • Shepherds Festival
  • Harvest Fair
  • Cinema Tour Kids
Events in October
  • The Piatra Craiului Marathon (October 6th)
Events in November
  • Zarnesti Challenge Semi-marathon (November 3th)
Events in December
  • National Day of Romania (December 1st)
  • Outdoor Skating Opening
  • Christmas Lights Ceremony
  • Christmas Concert

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CENTRUL NAŢIONAL DE INFORMARE ŞI PROMOVARE TURISTICĂ ZĂRNEȘTI
CNIPT Zărnești
  • contact@visitzarnesti.ro
  • www.visitzarnesti.ro
  • Str. Dr.Tiberiu Spârchez nr.12A, Zărnești
  • Tel: 0368-003.376
  • Program Mon - Fri: 09:00 - 16:00,
    Sat: 09:00 - 14:00, Sun: 09:00 - 13:00

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