Another great trip can be found in Baiului Mountains, on the west and east side of the Bucegi Mountains and in the Piatra Craiului National Park. You can visit Predeal, Azuga and Sinaia, climb on peak Baiul Mare, walk on the plateau La Bisericuța, hike to Pârul Rece or the village Peștera, or Prăpăstiile Zarneștilor. You can find accommodation at the guesthouses in Bușteni, at Diham or Curmătura.
In the Retezat National Park, the entire mountain massif is crossed by marked trails accessible to all tourists. The track markings are in a very good shape, so you should not experience any orientation problems. There is also an excellent team of mountain rescuers, should anything happen. Some must-see places are: lake Bucura, lake Zănoaga, lake Galeșu, Retezat peak, Peleaga peak, Păpușa peak.
Accommodation can be found in rural cottages at the foothills of mountains or you can bring your own tent! If you’re into camping you should check out the camping sites at Carnic, Pietrele, Poiana Pelegii, Buta and Bucura, or if it is too cold, try out mountain cabins at Gențiana, Pietrele, Buta, Gura Zlata.