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Sinaia Ski Resort Guide

Sinaia, Romania

Rated: 3/5 (from 4 ratings)

Sinaia Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift2,100m6,890ft
Resort Height850m2,789ft
 Nearest AirportBucharest Otopeni
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The traditional resort of Sinaia has some beautiful buildings including the Palace Hotel and the seventeenth century monastery, King Carol built his summer residence here in 1870. The largest ski area in Romania is also here, with the biggest skiable vertical and abob sleigh run.

Sinaia Summary

The Romanian ski resort of Sinaia is in the Romanian Carpathians at an altitude of 850m2,789ft.

Sinaia has direct access to 12 marked pistes, served by a total of 9 ski lifts.

With ski lifts as high as 2,100m6,890ft, snow cover is generally reliable.

Skiing in Sinaia

Sinaia offers good sking, particularly, for Beginner skiers.

Snowboarding in Sinaia

Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Sinaia.

Sinaia Snow Forecast

When will it snow in Sinaia?

The next notable snow forecast for Sinaia is 1cm-, expected on 27 September.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Sinaia

Ski Area Stats

Sinaia Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Sinaia
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts

Sinaia Altitudes

Sinaia Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Sinaia
Highest Lift2,100m6,890ft
Lowest Piste950m3,117ft
Resort Altitude (Sinaia)850m2,789ft
Max Vertical1,250m4,101ft

Sinaia Rated

Ratings for Sinaia

Sinaia Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The longest possible descent in Sinaia is 11km7 miles long.

Location and Map

Where is Sinaia?

Sinaia is in the Romanian Carpathians in Prahova, Romania.

Map of Sinaia

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How to get to Sinaia

 By Air

The nearest airport to Sinaia is Bucharest Otopeni which is 82 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The nine ski lifts of Sinaia are able to uplift 1,800 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Sinaia Season Dates

When is Sinaia open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Sinaia.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Late March.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Sinaia.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Sinaia, but they may include any or all of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.

Visit the Sinaia Tourist Office for the latest.