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RETEZAT NATIONAL PARK

  Location Southern Carpathians (Hunedoara county) Size 94,000 acres Best known for – Its more than 80 glacial lakes, including the largest – Bucura (8.8 ha./22 acres), and the deepest – Zanoaga (29 m/92ft) in the country – The highest number (over 20) of mountain peaks over 2,000m/6,560 ft. in Romania – Being the oldest […]

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PIATRA CRAIULUI NATIONAL PARK

                                                                     Location Southern Carpathians (Arges and Brasov counties) Size 91,000 acres Best known for The most spectacular ridge in the Carpathian Mountains. […]