Mountain trip to the highest peak of Romania – Up to 3 days
Located in the center of Fagaras Mountains, Balea – Podragu – Moldoveanu Peak area is one of the most visited mountain groups of roaming tourists. The ridge is the principle and hardest mountain route. Situated in a unique landscape at an altitude of over 2,100 m of glacial lakes and meadows, expect Podragu Chalet to be your most welcoming host.
With an altitude of 2544 meters it is the highest peak of the Carpathians in Romania. The closest neighbor called Vistea Mare Peak with a rate of 2527 m is just few minutes away – they both can be seen easily from the whole Fagaras ridge or from the air.
1 day : Balea Lake – Capra Lake – The Dragon’s Window – Podragel Lake – Podragu Chalet (overnight) (6- 7 h)
2 day : Podragu Chalet – Vistea Mare Peak – Moldoveanu Peak – Podragu Chalet (overnight) (8-9 h)
3 day : Podragu Chalet – Șaua Podragului – Podul Giurgiului Lake – Capra Lake – Balea Lake (6 -7 h)