Mountain tourism

The Semenic Mountains

Location: The resort is located at the feet of Semenic Mountains, at an altitude of 1447 m, 40 km from Resita.

Description: Semenic is a resort functioning all the year round. The stimulating Climate and the fresh air – without dust and allergens make the resort ideal for the freatment of neurosis and physical or intellectual fafigue states. The sky slopes with different degrees of difficulty and the sledging slopes are waiting for the tourists to enjoy all kind of winter sports. The snow cover reaches 60-80 cm in thick and it usually lasts approximately 5 month.

Acces: The turist can choose between 2 ways of access:
1.Resita – Cuptoare - Valiug (Franzdorf) – Pasul Prislop – M. Semenic;
2.Caransebes (E70) – Slatina Timis – Brebu Nou (Weidental) – Trei Ape- Pasul Prislop – M. Semenic.
The distance is approximately the same. Duning the winter the first one is recommended.

Vegetation: alpine pastures (with large surfaces of grass and little vegetation)
mixed forests of fir trees, spricesand beech trees.

Fauna: Tourist can meet here: the deer (Capreolus capreolus), the wild boor, the hare, the wolf, the fox, the squireeel, the marten, the lynx (lupus lynx), the wild cat (felix silvestius), the badger (Meles, weles) the collared mouse, the spoted fitchew (vormela perequsna). Also a large variety of birds: the rock blackbird and the Nordic brook blackbird the mountain jay, the birch grose, the birch rooster, the bird hawk.
In the rivers and info the accumulations lakes we can find a large variety of fishes: the trout, the cottus gobio, the Barbus meridionalis.

The village of Garana (Wolfsberg): as you go down-slope from the Semenic resort you will find an old German village that stands out with its specific architecture and its multiple possibilitied of housing. The name of this authentic Bohemian village is Wolfsberg – situated at an altitude of 935 m, it is surrounded by a landscape that is dominated by grand silhouette of the Semenic Mountain. Every year in August here it is organized.” The International Jazz Festival”. Also there is an outside sculpture exhibition that goes year – round.

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The Muntele Mic Mountain

Location: The resort is located on the southern slope of Muntele Mic Mountain, at an altitude of 1525 m.

Description: Muntele Mic is a resort functioning all the year round. The stimulating climate, the fresh air – without dust and allergens, and the picturesque mountainous landscape make this tourist complex ideal for leisure but also for the treatment of reurosis and physical or intellectual fatique states.
From the resort you can go hiking towards Muntele Mic Peak, Tarcu Peak or Sucului Waterfall. Duning the winter the ski slopes with different degrees of difficulty, the funicular connecting Craiului Valley with the tourist complex and the natural setting wich favours the preservation of a constant snow cover for a long time, make the resort ideal for winter sports.

Acces: Timisoara – Caransebes (on European E 70) – Borlova – the bottom of the mountain (about 30 km). From here there are two posibilities:
1.by the telpher line (about 45 minutes)
2.by – road (about 20 km)

Vegetation: alpine pastures (with larged surfaces of grass and little vegetation);
mixed forests of fir trees, spricesand beech trees.

Fauna: The tourists can meef here: the brow bear, the wolf, the deer, the wild boar, the squireel, the chamois.

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The Poiana Marului resort

Location: The resort is located at the feet of Tarcu and Muntele Mic Mountains, 82 km from Resita.

Description: Poiana Marului is a resort functioning all the year round. The sedative climate the fresh air and the beautiful landscape make the resort ideal for leisure but also for the treatment of neurosis respiratory diseases and endocrine diseases. Poiana Marului is a point of departure for hiking on marked paths.

The Secu resort

Location: The resort is located on the southern slope of Muntele Mic Mountain, at an altitude of 1525 m.

Description: Secu is a resort functioning all the picturesque landscape make the resort ideal for leisure. The resort is also a point of departure for hiking.

 
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