If in the mood for fun and thrills, FunMaps team will suggest a boat ride on the Danube, from the town of Orsova! Why Orsova? Because this town is a legendary land where the Danube stands for quietness, clean air, adventure, fishing and fun Whether you want a relaxing holiday or an active one, Iron Gates Natural Park can offer anyone anything they want, and will certainly be a special experience. The program should not avoid a cruise on the Danube, from Orsova to Decebal's face and through Cazanele Dunarii, a way to enjoy these unique places to even their heart. Another perspective it offers hiking, Iron Gates Natural Park with 15 marked trails.
The most famous routes carrying us in special places such as the neck of the volcanic Trescovat, fossil reserve Bahna - first paleontological in Romania, Sviniţa Village with vestiges of traditional dwellings and the church of the old village ,ruins of medieval city Trikule, or the spectacular ecotourism routes of Cazanele Dunarii .
Once on the tops of Small Ciucaru (Ciucarul Mic) ( 313 m ) or Big Ciucaru (Ciucaru Mare) ( 318 m ) above you are great walls that accompany the Danube , which will enchant views . One should not miss any historical, archaeological or religious vestiges, which deserves a visit. For most athletes they can browse even bike trails
Being the Danube, they are not deprived of the pleasure or fishing enthusiasts . The natural and ethnocultural heritage this area holds can fulfill every desire of beautiful loving traveler .
To enter the soul traditions and local activities you can participate in the following events :
Celebration of the Patron of Monastery St. Anne ( July 25 )
Sheep Gauges ( Pojejena 6 May )
Trinket Ball ( Ilovita , February 28 )
Turks Ball ( Belobreşca , Sviniţa , February 27 , Sichevita , March 2 )
Underwears Ball ( Ilovita , February 28 )
Village Sons ( Ilovita , the last Sunday of July )
Figs Festival ( Sviniţa )
Danube Villages Festival ( Sviniţa 1-2 May)
Minorities Music Festival ( Sviniţa August )
Minority Festival ( Bigar )
Monastery of St. Ana is situated on Dealu Mosului, a place that offers a unique landscape overlooking the city and the surroundings of Orsova...
Located downtown , Seagull Island is actually a park surrounded by water called general Ion Dragalina Park .
King Decebal statue is a 55 m high statue , located on the rocky shore of the Danube . It was sculpted by the model of Mount Rushmore....
Tabula Traiana was built by the Romans, to commemorate the obstacles faced by Romanian army crossing the Danube in 101 AD.....
The Roman Catholic Church , with a unique architecture designed by Horst Fackelmann, in Europe, was built between 1972 and 1976....
Old monastery lies hidden in a picturesque place in front of former Traian road on the Serbian bank ....
Orsova church is mentioned first in the year 1660 , by a Turkish traveler Evlija Celebi ....
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