20 km from the town of Campina, part all the beautiful Prahova Valley stretches Doftana Valley, very picturesque area, away from any source of pollution (a radius of 30 km there being no factor of environmental pollution), benefiting a weighted rainfall and an average temperature of about 10 ° C.
The villages of the mountain, rich in forests of coniferous and deciduous, which form Doftana Valley - village Traistieni and village Tesila - are located in Depression Tesila Valley Black at the foot of E-SE of Baiu Mountains and the V-SV's Grohotis Mountains, on the upper river Doftana. Currently, authorities estimated that there are over 2,000 households, villages mentioned above being mentioned in official documents since 1538 and 1605 respectively.
Doftana River is a major tributary of the most famous river in Muntenia, Prahova. Step Predelus - 1295 m altitude 15 km north of Traistieni is the birthplace of the river Doftana.
Raul unaccounted for at the foot of the same name, is joined at the exit of the village Traistieni Doftana sightsee along the river valley to the lake Paltinul, unique in Romania in terms of such form. Paltinu dam, after which the lake was formed mentioned above, is built right at the confluence of two creeks and river Doftana. Seen from above, the plane, the lake has the shape of a hand with three fingers. Paltinul dam is one of the most picturesque and attractive leisure facilities, being just a few kilometers from the above-mentioned settlements.
Valley Doftanei can visit churches Tesila and Traisteni, and the ruins of one of the oldest churches in the Prahova Valley, you can spend unforgettable moments on the shores Dam Paltinu, you can immerse in the rich forests of the slopes (natural reserves here very beautiful).
Doftana Valley is ideal for those who love nature, fresh air and pure freshness Romanian landscape paintings of the great painters of the nineteenth century.
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