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..
Tache Ionescu 6 RO - 100169 Ploieşti
Prix Prices from : 32 €
Situated right in the centre of Ploiesti, Hotel Tiara is 45 km from Henri Coanda Airport. It offers air-conditioned rooms with cable TV, free Wi-Fi and minibars. Hotel Tiara is within easy walking distance to the city hall, the Clock Museum, as well..
Bulevardul Independentei, nr. 25 RO - 100028 Ploieşti
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
Prix Prices from : 37 €
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..