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Vulcanii Noroiosi (Muddy Volcanoes))

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Address: Paclele Mari, Berca 127035, Romania
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Excelent for a weekend with the family

It's a great experience if you're interested into natural phenomena and you want to remember a unique moment in life.

Reviewed 3 January 2017
Ionut A
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Constanta, Romania
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Is a very beautiful site, beware of the muddy explosions if there are any near the mouth of the volcanos. And the smell is not so great if you're close to them

Thank novaclucian
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

It's a great experience if you're interested into natural phenomena and you want to remember a unique moment in life.

Thank Ionut A
Bucharest, Romania
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

The Berca Mud Volcanoes are a geological and botanical reservation located in Scorțoasa commune close to Berca in Buzău County in Romania. Its most spectacular feature is the mud volcanoes, small volcano-shaped structures typically a few metres high caused by the eruption of mud and natural gases.

Thank Doru V
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We made it there at sunset and it was magical! It doesn't take long to look around, but it is definitely an interesting experience. I'm sure kids would have a lot of fun! No smoking and no touching the mud - it can be irritating for the skin!

Thank Gabriela L
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Pâclele Mari (big volcanos) are an awesome place, but Pâclele Mici (the small ones)are much more impressive and not so crowded. Ticket is cheap, 3lei (0.80 euro cents). Enjoy the surroundings, the smell and the noise of the volcano's. You can get at this place only by car and nearby you have a restaurant with delicious and cheap food (payment... More 

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Brasov, Romania
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

It's a unique experience and very educative for kids and tourists all over the world as such volcanos are rare in the world.

Thank SimoAlbu
Bucharest, Romania
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126 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The view and the road till Vulcanii Noroiosi is so great. At the bottom of the Volcanoes they have a nice restaurant with fried meat, great fresh juices and cold beverages. See first Paclele Mici, they are prettier than Paclele Mari. It is around 2-4 km between them.

Thank Coco M
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38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Spectacular views, very clean and very good organization. Taxes are 4 Ron for adults and 1 Ron for pupils. Is a restaurant and hotel nearest to Paclele Mari and a restaurant, Hangar, nearest to Paclele Mici.

Thank Ana Camelia I
Bucharest, Romania
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27 reviews
14 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

The nature offered an interesting phenomenon but local authorities invested nothing in this. Going by car to muddy volcanoes is an adventure as there are no signs on the road. Even being Romanian is not easy to access this location. On the other hand there are 2 locations with muddy volcanoes but only one promoted. Why?

Thank PetruCostinas1963
Timisoara, Romania
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

They are active but not as active as you might think but the view is fantastic. They are nice but not to nice so you want to go see them again. It is ok for a one time visit if you are in the area.

Thank Macota_Lorin

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