Beyond the gates of the underworld - exit from Scarisoara Cave, Romania
Scărișoara Cave (Romanian: Peştera Scărişoara), is one of the biggest ice caves in the Apuseni Mountains of Romania, in a part of Carpathian chain. It is considered one of the natural wonders of Romania.
Apuseni Nature Park (Romania) - 2
www.parcapuseni.ro/ / ec.europa.eu/enterprise/sectors/tourism/eden/index_en.htm Tucked away in western Romania in the Apuseni Mountains lies the amazing Apuseni Natural Park. With over 1500 caves located in the park, Apuseni is an explorer's paradise. Another unique phenomenon in the park's landscape is the ravine Groapa Ruginoasa with the colossal diameter of about 450 meters. The region combines a magnitude of unmatched natural landscapes with well-diversified ecosystems and is a must…
Scarisoara Cave - Romanian Monasteries
We hiked down almost 350' feet (and HUNDREDS of stairs) to get into this ice cave. By the time we got to the bottom, the 70°F July day had chilled to the cave's constant 32°F. Hence, the snow that never melts. Amazing. :: Scărişoara Cave, Apuseni Mountains, România