Well-known holiday resort, is located in Southern Carpathians Paltinis slope north-east of the Massif Cindrel. Path is the route to resort Rasinari, village of the poet Octavian Goga and Emil Cioran, philosopher.
Paltinis is the first resort founded in Romania (1894), combines happily Paltinis therapeutic qualities conferred by location at the highest elevation of land (1450m), with its tradition from over 100 years of experience since its inception.
Paltinis enjoys a temperate climate with Western influences, making the snow depth to be significantly higher throughout the winter than in other areas of the country. The altitude and orientation associated with the northern slopes are ski touring and basically ski creates special conditions for storage of snow from December to April to an average 170 days a year.
Attractions in Paltinis:
- hiking area close or Paltinis and Rasinari;
- Cindrel Mountain;
- ski at Paltinis.
WHAT CAN YOU VISIT ?
- Fortified Church of Cisnadioara
- The city of Sibiu