Black Sea Resorts
Fantastic weather from spring to autumn and golden beaches kilometers long make the Black Sea holiday resorts the ideal destination for beachvacations.
You can find there: modern hotels and facilities, a lively nightlife, a big offer of sport facilities and a lot of inland attractions like castles and wineyards. Since the country is on its way to a promising future the Black Sea coast comes back on the European tourist agenda.
Alltogether the Romanian Black Sea coast has a length of 245 kilomers from the fascinating unspoiled nature of the Dunabe Delta till the free time activities of the innumerable vacation centres. Except from the fact, that the Delta is a strict prohibited area against intruders the soutern 72 kilometers of it have developed themselves to a ribbon of holiday resorts, mineral wells healtcentres and restaurants for all ages and interests, from little children to demanding grandparents.
You will be waited for employees of the local tourist and transport services of the Constanta city. Furthermore the Black Sea has hardly tide making swimming safer than in most parts of the world.
The major resort in the neighbourhood of Constanta is Mamaia, situated north of the city, between a fantastic beach of 7 kilometers and a lake. It is specially destined for families with children.
South of the resorts, Jupiter, Cap Aurora and Saturn offer a variaty of cheep hotels, campings and accomodations for hire, while Cosinest is a special vacation place for youngsters with a basic accomodation and informal entertainment.
Mangalia is famous becaus of its therapeutical treatments.
The walled city of Callatis built in the 6th century b.C. now is the resort for modern mineral wells of Mangalia., with a special kurhotel. Here, as well as in Eforie Nord, Eforie Sud and the mineral wells of, there are many therapeutical treatments avalable, including mud baths rich of minerals, thalassotherapy and the famous Romanian Gerovital cure.
The medical staff is highly qualified and the clinics and consultaion rooms stay opened all year. So you will be able to combine a professional treatment with all pleasures of a vacation near the sea.
50 kilometers away from Constanta there is a strip of fine gold beaches up to the border with Bulgaria, giving place to a series of resorts that are poetically named after women and mythological gods.
The most popular resorts are Neptun and Olimp, built for the rich of the communist age. Now offereing luxurous villas and excellent hotels, some on the beach and others in the quiet wood of Comorova between the coast and a lake.
Tennis and other sports, open air restaurants, discos, nightclubs and cabaret, all waiting for demanding visitors.
Sports like diving and paragliding offer exitement from May till October. Restaurants, bars and nightclubs enlive the evenings. Typical countryside villages,the ruins of the historical Greek fortress of Histria and the Danube Delta can easily be reached.