Holidays among water lilies, oaks, dinghy and pelicans in Danube Delta

The most beautiful places in the Danube Delta.

In the Danube Delta the best soup you eat fish, you can stroll among the lilies and crowded channels you admire pelicans and blue and white boxes with lotcă the gate. Truth you the most beautiful places worth to visit the Danube Delta.


The Danube Delta 1
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The best places in the Danube delta.

Letea Letea, located on the territory of the commune CA Rosetti, is the oldest nature reserve in our country, was declared a protected natural area in 1938. Letea is considered small jungle Delta. Here, wild horses romp freely and twisted trunks of trees vines wrap like serpents. Letea village belongs to the commune CA Rosetti and is located between Chilia and Sulina Letea Sand. The village consists of haholi. They are Orthodox Old Rite Russian complying Julian calendar, but the villagers pursue both calendars and holidays are celebrated twice. Locals kept strictly traditions, so often popular clothes can be caught in various celebrations, singing or dancing to the rhythm of Ukraine. The port is still local population consists of shirt (rubască), skirt (iubcă) dress (paid), waist (pois), touch the head of the woman (Chic) and kept at a rate of 89 -90%. Robes tones and shades are strong (red, blue, green, pink).


Caraorman Forest


Situated on the southern part of Sulina arm (arm close to St. George), Caraorman Forest covers 2,245 surface acres. Tourists who go there have the opportunity to see the impressive sand dunes up to 10 meters high. Here, more than 30 meters tall oaks and the star is a copy of 400 years old. How its branches touch the ground, he was named “oak knees”. The living area and a protected species of eagles.


The most beautiful places in the Danube Delta.


Gura Portiţei On a still a virgin beach at the mouth Portiţei, though the earth sprang few whitewashed houses and blue. Tourists still quiet part here. The beach is divided into several sectors: public and protected. Very few tourists pass by the fence and go on and where the rare species of birds nest. Here, scallops are untouched by human foot and stretch of sand is just înaripatelor possession. The mouth Portiţei you can get from Jurilovca, for several tens of minutes with a fast boat. Jurilovca is the largest community of fishermen in Tulcea, but also a piece of heaven where the road weary traveler can delight in the wonders of nature or of Lipovans admire colorful clothes and faces covered with bearded men. The city was founded by exiled Russians lipoveni parties Don and the Dniester early nineteenth century. They were forced to leave their homeland because of canonical rules imposed by the Russian Orthodox Church and Tsar Peter the Great.

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Once in Jurilovca, explore lagoons and Razim Goloviţa (the largest lake in the country), or you can walk in the footsteps of the first Greek colonies – novels in our country, the head Dolosman. Here are the remains of a Greek colony – novels, the first settlement on the territory of Romania, an elder sister of Histria. The fortress is called Orgame Argamum (Greek and Latin name of the city). The area was discovered four basilicas palaocreştine, and the oldest Greek tomb. Chituc Chituc is located north – west of Lake Sinoe. In summer, the area is invaded territory tropical air brings drought and heat. Winter generally enter subpolar continental air masses from the south but sometimes can submit and masses leading to the installation of a hot early spring. Vadu is one of the last areas where it can be seen jackals, an endangered species. Last virgin territory of the Romanian seaside is a language of sand, about 36 kilometers long, which is interposed between the sea and the Delta. A pretext for nature to reveal her wild beauty telescope dark and smell the salty water of the waves. Thousands of square meters of sand-colored aluminum unpolished, rug smooth palm, possessed only by tall weeds. Birds and animals of the rarest, which give the charm of this wild corner of nature.


Sulina, where the Danube kisses the sea


If you arrive in Sulina, the easternmost land of our country, do not miss a trip to the mouth of the Danube into the sea. You can negotiate with the boatmen who are always eager customers. On the way fishery will tell stories and do not know what to be careful: the guide words or the surrounding landscape. Another holiday destination is the beach. The stretch of sand reach step in about half an hour. You’ll find the largest area of ​​sand on the Romanian coast. A place where people and animals live together, feeding on sand dunes at the edge of sea buckthorn, at will, more cows. A small wooden bridge forward in the sea is the perfect place for dreaming. Sea is clear that wherever and miss you so much gold eyes so shiny sand. The two formed a gem. A jeweled Black Sea.

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Sulina is a mirage.


The first thing that strikes you is how landed in Sulina street names. The city has six streets parallel to the Danube river and 13 perpendicular streets. They are numbered from I – VI (I Street, Street II etc., as we meet in New York), while the perpendicular bearing names of both historical and literary personalities (Tudor Vladimirescu, Mihai Eminescu etc.) and common names (Danube Youth Alley etc.). In Sulina can visit the former European Commission of the Danube lighthouse, built in the early nineteenth century. At its construction were used materials brought from abroad: Wood Indian bronze in France, England crystal roof of Greece, Malta stone. On the periphery Sulina Delta sleep their sleep in the sand together Orthodox, Muslim, Lippovan. This is the only tomb of a pirate in Romania. His name was George Kontoguris and died on March 25, 1871, even the International Day of Greece. On his gravestone is inscribed for eternity symbol pirate skull and crossbones.


The most beautiful places in the Danube Delta.


St. George The settlement was documented in 1318, Pietro Vesconte map browser. Along Pangalla, Constanza and San Georgio Solina name appears. It is assumed that these names represent Italian translation by Genoese sailors indigenous names. In the vicinity of the village give a fine stretch of sand that stretches along the shoreline to Sulina. It is very large, with a width of 70 meters. Some sectors are strictly protected and is denied access to them. In Sakhalin Island rare species of birds live, and is the only channel Erenciuc black alder reserve in Europe. Melea Reserve located within walking distance of St. George is the place for nesting and migratory colonies of pelicans, swans and cormorants. In the village you can admire the wooden lighthouse, built in 1968.

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Minidelta Romania Parcheş Somova lake complex is a mini-delta Romania, which has a biodiversity similar to her older sister, the Danube Delta. The area is of rare beauty. Here, you can admire the lakes chained together by channels. Danube Delta, the youngest land of Europe, is included on the World Heritage List Cultural and Natural. Since September 1990, the Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve was recognized as a wetland of international importance especially as waterfowl habitat. Experts are unanimous in their catalog Delta as “a real museum of biodiversity”, “natural gene bank of universal invaluable natural heritage.”