Poiana Brasov Ski Arena

The most visited resort in Romania is Poiana Brasov, located at the foot of Postavaru Mountain. It is at an altitude of 1030 m and 12 km from Brasov. The resort is visited by many foreigners and it was actually voted as the cheapest resort in Europe by the English. Due to the climate, the snow lasts for 120 days a year.

Poiana Brasov is the largest ski resort in Romania, with 12 slopes, a lake, a slope for sledge riding, many cables, a ski lift, 7 chairlifts and artificial snow. For those who want to enjoy a Romantic escape, there are also horse sledge rides.

Poiana Brasov

The ski resort Poiana Brașov is located in Brașov County (Romania). For skiing and snowboarding, there are 13.7 km of slopes and 5 km of ski routes available. 10 lifts transport the guests. The winter sports area is situated between the elevations of 1,021 and 1,799 m.

  • 1021 m – 1799 m (Difference 778 m)
  • 13.7 ski slopes and additional 5 Km ski routes
  • 10 ski Lifts

Source : https://www.skiresort.info/ski-resort/poiana-brasov/

Closest Airports to Poiana Brasov

Getting to Poiana Brasov is quite easy. The nearest airport to Poiana Brașov is Sibiu (SBZ). However, there are better options for getting to Poiana Brașov. from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP). There are regular shuttle buses and trains between Bucharest (city or airport) and Brasov, with the journey taking between 2 and 3 hours depending on traffic and trains. From Brasov, you can take a bus or taxi to Poiana, or if you’ve chosen to hire a car in Bucharest you can, of course, drive the whole way in comfort. Roads are good and you might prefer this if you are taking gear with you.

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Driving direction to Poiana Brasov

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  • Drive from Bucharest International Airport (Henri Coanda - OTP). Distance 157 km. 2 hour 25 mins drive.
  • Drive from Sibiu International Airport (SBZ). Distance 167 km. 2 hours and 35 mins drive
  • Drive from Cluj International Airport (Avram Iancu - CLJ). Distance 294 km. 4 hours and 37 minutes drive

Where to stay

Brasov offers high quality hotels with plenty of options to suit any type of trip, big or small, all-inclusive family-friendly hotels, to lodges for romantic gateways. Prices vary from the lower budgets to the go crazy on the budget. With so many options to choose from, perks of being a small city, you are never too far way from the action and from a slope wherever you choose to stay .

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10 Beginner Skiing Tips First Timers Need Before Hitting the Slopes

Coming skiing for the first time is a great idea whatever your age. Learning to ski as an adult can be daunting, but is also extremely accessible with just a small amount of fitness. We want to make sure you get the most out of your first time, so we’ve got a few tips for first-time skiers, to make that it’s a good one.

  • Do Some Research Before You Depart.
  • Arrive Early.
  • Don’t Overextend Yourself.
  • Ski Clothing Works Best When You Dress in Layers.
  • Rent Your Equipment.
  • Pack Fluids and Snacks.
  • Get in Shape Before the Ski Season.
  • Protect Yourself from the Sun.
  • Take professional lessons

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