Făgăraș Fest at the 3rd edition
In 2022 we are going to Avrig, in Sibiu county! Făgăraș Fest takes place on August 5-7, on the Avrig Valley, in the camping area of Brîndușa Tourist Complex.
Located at the foothills of the Făgăraș Mountains, the Avrig Valley is a real delight in any season. Any arrival here requires good planning, so that you don’t miss any of the beauty of the Făgăraș Mountains, the majestic lords of this area.
The peaks in the area – Negoiu (2535 m), Suru (2281 m), Budislav (2345 m), Ciortea (2426 m) or Scara (2213 m), are a real challenge for the mountain lovers.
The hiking trails are plentiful, the flora and fauna are abundant and the landscapes are unforgettable. All of them will convince you to stay here as long as possible, because the Făgăraș Mountains are magneficent!
The local people are welcoming, good hosts, and the food in the area is delicious, because the natural richness of the surroundings can be felt on your plate.
Situated at the foothills of the Făgăraș Mountains, the town of Avrig is set in a real natural amphitheatre, where the landscape rises and falls from 2500 to 350 metres. The town is located on the Olt valley, about 26 km from Sibiu.
You can reach Avrig by public transport – train or bus, or by car:
- Bucharest – A1-Pitești-DN7/Sibiu-Avrig (265 km)
- Brasov-DN1/E68-Avrig (116 km)
- Pitești-Rîmnicu Vîlcea-Călimănești-Avrig (157 km)
- Cluj Napoca-Sebeș-Avrig (200km)
The project is implemented by Foundation Carpathia Conservation, in partnership with Asociația Ocolul Silvic Carpathia, Asociația de Vânătoare Piatra Craiului Făgăraș Conservation, SC Carpathia Agro & Finance SRL, Conservation Capital Consulting Ltd., Basarab I – Argeș County Gendarmerie Inspectorate and ProPark – Foundation for Protected Areas. This material was realised with the financial support of the European Commission through the LIFE Nature programme (www.ec.europa.eu) and from Arcadia Foundation through the ELP programme (Endangered Landscapes Programme, www.endangeredlandscapes.org). The content of this material does not necessarily represent the official position of the European Union.