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Sinaia

Also called --Pearl of the Carpathians-- is situated at the foot of the Furnica Mountains and is considered the most important tourist attraction in Prahova, both in winter and summer. It benefits from a temperate continental mountain climate, with average annual temperatures of 5 gr. It offers optimal conditions for lovers of winter sports due to snowy snow in winter and resort facilities (lift, cable car, ski slope, bob, sled). Archaeological Relics from the Bronze Age. It has developed into a natural fairy tale, which Al.Vlahuta, in Romania, Pitoreasca, describes with delight: 'The boys are looking up and looking at her in a marvelous way - a proud corner of heaven on his feet- -. Important tourist attractions include Peles Castle, Pelisor, Sinaia Monastery, Sinaia Casino and George Enescu Memorial House.

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Sinaia

Also called --Pearl of the Carpathians-- is situated at the foot of the Furnica Mountains and is considered the most important tourist attraction in Prahova, both in winter and summer. It benefits from a temperate continental mountain climate, with average annual temperatures of 5 gr. It offers optimal conditions for lovers of winter sports due to snowy snow in winter and resort facilities (lift, cable car, ski slope, bob, sled). Archaeological Relics from the Bronze Age. It has developed into a natural fairy tale, which Al.Vlahuta, in Romania, Pitoreasca, describes with delight: 'The boys are looking up and looking at her in a marvelous way - a proud corner of heaven on his feet- -. Important tourist attractions include Peles Castle, Pelisor, Sinaia Monastery, Sinaia Casino and George Enescu Memorial House.

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Peles Castle

Peles Castle
At 3.56 km from city center.

George Enescu Memorial House

George Enescu Memorial House
At 4.07 km from city center.

Pelisor Castle

Pelisor Castle
At 3.75 km from city center.
Peles CastlePeles Castle in Sinaia, the summer residence of the kings of Romania, was built at the wish of King Carol I of Romania (1866-1914), by architect Johannes Schultz, Carol Benesch and Karel Liman, and was decorated by famous decorators JD Heymann Hamburg, August Bembe from Mainz and Bernhard Ludwig in Vienna. Peles Castle is one of the most important buildings of historic in Romania, having unique character and is, by its historical and artistic, one of the most important monuments of its kind in Europe the second half of the nineteenth century.Peles Castle
George Enescu Memorial HouseBuilt between 1923 - 1926 by the great composer and called Luminis and was regarded by the great violinist most appropriate place to carry out the his compositions. In 1927, Yehudi Menuhin improve their talent alongside his master violinist. In 1947, at Paris, he donated the castle to the Romanian state, to be used as a place of rest and creative artists. Since 1995, becomes the Memorial House George Enescu, is administered by European Cultural Centre in Sinaia.George Enescu Memorial House
Pelisor CastlePelisor Castle is a small palace built on the Peles Castle (in the Prahova valley). Built between 1899 and 1902 by Czech architect Karel Liman and decorated by the Viennese artist Bernhardt Ludwig, Pelisor Castle became, since 1903, the summer residence of the inheritance principles of Romania. It was built by the wish of King Carol I as the residence of the hereditary princes Ferdinand and Maria. The furniture and interior decorations, made to a great extent by Bernhard Ludwig, indicate a residential space (hall, work cabinets, chapel, golden room), tributary to the innovations of the artistic movements of the early twentieth century.Pelisor Castle