Cheile Turzii, Cluj-Napoca

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Must see · Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
Hike in one of the lushest natural areas in Romania, Cheile Turzii. Visit the 2.9 km (1.8 mi) gorge nestled in the Apuseni Mountains, and explore the surrounding forests and limestone cliffs dating back to the Jurassic era. If you like to rock climb, this area is one of the most popular spots for it in the country. Look for the approximately 60 caves in and around the 300 m (984 ft) tall cliffs and rock formations. Also, keep an eye out for the gorge's 67 different animal species. Use our Cluj-Napoca day trip app to add Cheile Turzii and other attractions to your Cluj-Napoca vacation plans.
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  • One of the best preserved natural reservation from Romania. During our trip to Apuseni Mountains, we had here a great day for 2 hours. It is a wild and spectacular landscape. Over 1000 species of...  more »
  • really enjoyed romania, we will come back soon, the pacesa are amazing an the keys just lovely keys :D  more »
  • Great place but I strongly advise going back the same way( round trip around gorge ) instead of going up the hill, unless you like really steep approaches. Especially after rains when slope turns into mud slide.
  • A very beautiful place, the path is not that hard and very accessible to people and families with kids
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