Piatra Craiului – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

Piatra Craiului main ridge photo

Piatra Craiului

Photo credit: Szabolcs Fosztó

  • Elevation: 2244 m
  • Difficulty: Scramble
  • Best months to climb: May, June, July, August, September, October
  • Convenient center: Zarnesti

Piatra Craiului Climbing Notes

Zarnesti Tourist Info Center from ROMANIA writes:

If you are planning for a hike in Piatra Craiului Mountains, Romania, we recommend you to stop first in Zarnesti city.
Take a first stop at the Tourist Information Center ( located in the city center next to the Bus station, 4 km away from the entrance in the Piatra Craiului National Park) for good information about hiking trails in the mountain, buy here a hiking map or try visiting the Piatra Craiului National Park Visiting Center (Also a Tourist Info), on the way to Plaiul Foii area, to learn more about the park.

Zarnesti Tourist Information Center
Address: 12A, Dr.Tiberiu Spârchez Street, Zărnești, Brașov county
Tel: +40368 003376
Facebook: @visitzarnesti
Instagram: visit.zarnesti
TripAdvisor: Zarnesti Visitor Center
Schedule: Mon-Fri: 9-16, Sat: 9-14, Sun: 9-13

2019-02-22

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1. Iezerul Caprei (2417 m) 21.9 km
2. Costila (2498 m) 23.8 km
3. Caraiman Peak (2260 m) 25.8 km
4. Tâmpa, Braşov (960 m) 30.9 km
5. Baiul Mare (1895 m) 35.5 km
6. Moldoveanu (2545 m) 38.5 km
7. Podragu (2462 m) 41.8 km
8. Vânătoarea lui Buteanu (2507 m) 46.3 km
9. Lespezi (2522 m) 50.7 km
10. Negoiu (2535 m) 51.7 km