7th International Conference on
Deregulated Electricity Market Issues
in South-Eastern Europe

20 - 21 September 2012, Bucharest, Romania

Tourist Tour

Prahova Valley Trip -- 22 September 2012

Sinaia the Pearl of the Carpathian is a resort situated at 125 km from Bucharest happily combines the values of a mountain and winter sports resort with the natural factors that are at the service of the human health and recovery.

The Peles Castle is one of the most important museums, which combines various architectural styles, notably elements of the German and gothic Renaissance. It includes invaluable collections of art and furniture. Peles Castle was the resting place for several Romanian monarchs including King Carol I, King Ferdinand and Queen Maria. Note: The visit lasts 2.5 hours.

The lunch will be served in Sinaia, then leave for the next destination.

Brasov is located almost in the center of the country and surrounded by the Carpathian Mountains. The city provides a mix of wonderful mountain scenery in the nearby Poiana Brasov and medieval history with German influences in the old town. The city is 176 km away from Bucharest.

Bran Castle is a spectacular, medieval fortress including a tentative connection with Price Vlad Tepes (Vlad the Impaler – the origin of Dracula). Note: This tourist ataction will be visited only if the time will allow this.