Things to see and do - Ploiesti
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Ploiesti Travel guide
Ploiesti : Michelin's recommendations
Having developed its economy on oil (it already had ten refineries in 1914), Ploesti has become the nation’s refinery and drilling capital, the “Dallas of Romania”. Those interested in industrial tourism should visit the national oil museum before savouring the more rustic charms of the Prahova Valley.
Tourist attractions Ploiesti : Things to see and do
Str. Nicolae Simache nr. 1 RO - 100032 Ploiesti
The brainchild of leading collector Nicolae Simache, this museum opened in 1963 and is dedicated to the history of timekeeping. Exhibits include water clocks, cuckoo clocks, Louis XIV pendulum clocks, surprise clocks and the timepiece of Carol I. The..
Str. Dr Bagdasar nr. 8 RO - 100575 Ploiesti
This is the land of black gold so it is no surprise to find this museum here, dedicated to the history of oil fields and extraction from the beginning of the 20C to the present. Bear in mind that the world's first refinery was opened in the region, a..
RO - Ploiesti
Beyond the jagged landscape of the Carpathians (crossed by means of vertiginous routes like the Transfagarasan and the Rucar-Bran corridor) lie Wallachia's gentle hills, planted with fruit trees benefiting from the southerly climate. With villages tu..
C.D. Gherea 11 RO - 100035 Ploieşti
The 4-star Hotel Prahova Plaza is located in the centre of Ploiesti next to the Town Hall, making it perfect both for business and leisure travellers. Prahova Plaza has 11 floors and boasts a rich interior with elegantly designed, spacious rooms and..
Bulevardul Independentei, nr. 25 RO - 100028 Ploieşti
Prix Prices from : 35 €
Centrally located on the main boulevard of Ploiesti city, Vigo Grand Hotel has an easy access to all transport facilities, and features air-conditioned accommodation with free Wi-Fi and wired internet. The reception is opened around the clock. A buf..
Str.Maramures 6 RO - 100029 Ploieşti
The 3-star Hotel Class offers comfortable accommodation within 200 metres from the centre of Ploiesti, providing spacious rooms that are decorated in a minimalist style to ensure a perfect use of space. Unwind in the pleasant atmosphere of your room..