Tourism paths

1) Blue cross: Certeze – Bulanu Peak – Selatruc hut 2) Red ribbon: Vama – Puturoasa Baths – The Small Mountain – Pietroasa Peak – Pistruia Valley – Blidari 3) Blue point: Sambra Oilor hut – Vezeului Peak – Tribusoru Peak – Rotundu Peak 4) Red point: Negresti Oas – Turului Valley – Gorova Valley… → Read more…

Road to the „Luna Ses„ area

The mountain area at Luna Ses

Negresti-Oas is the city that has its own moon that shines up on the sky: Luna Ses. It is the temple in open air of Oas Country, being guarded by Pietrosu peak on one side that has a gorgeous Sphinx on top – a strange volcanic rock and by the Small Mountain on the other… → Read more…

Manufacture of ceramics

Vama – the centre of ceramic

Vama is a village known for the ceramic products that are made here. The pottery is an old custom, since the Dacian period. Vama is situated in the south part of the Oas region, lengthways of the Satu Mare – Sighet road, at the entrance in Negresti. It has always been an important ceramic centre…. → Read more…

Church of Lechinţa

The museum in open air

Founded in 1972 (3 Livezilor street), we find it in the centre of the city, very close to the national road Satu Mare-Sighetul Marmatiei, on the shores of the Tur river, in a picturesque hill space. Representative monuments of peasant architecture from the XVIIth-XXth centuries were brought here from the villages of the area. The… → Read more…

The permanent exhibition of ethnography

The Museum of the Oas Country

Situated in the center of Negresti-Oas city, in front of the town hall, the Museum of the Oas Country has a permanent exhibition of objects of ethnography and popular art that comprises: popular attire from Oas, tissues specific to the area, ceramics from Vama, furniture and elements of popular architecture; photos from the collection I.G…. → Read more…

Churches from Negresti-Oas

Negresti-Oas s a multi-confessional and multicultural city. The religious edifices of the city are the trademarks of a religious path that denotes the local people’s rich spiritual life. Negresti-Oas Orthodox Cathedral What words can only suggest remains for you to live at Negresti-Oas Orthodox Cathedral, the soul and the shrine of Oas Country. The imposing… → Read more…

The Hermitage Luna Ses

At the laps of Pietroasa Peak from Luna Ses, in a clearing besides which flows down the road that takes you up on the peaks thrones the monastery hermitage “The Saint Archdeacon Steven”. The monkish complex, of an architectural and pastoral beauty is made up of wooden church in Maramures county style with trinity, wooden… → Read more…

The monastery from Bixad

The monastery from Bixad, situated on the top of a hill from the village, at 10 km distance from Negresti-Oas, is inhabited by the monks. The monastery is famous for the icon of Holy Virgin that makes miracles. Every year, on 15th August, thousands of pilgrims, from all over the north part of Transylvania gather… → Read more…

The monastery The Saint Trinity – Moiseni

The monastery The Saint Trinity – Moiseni

One of the spiritual masterpieces of the Oas Country lifts itself piously and harmoniously on one of the peaks of Oas Country, at the interference from Satu Mare county and Maramures county: the monastery “The Saint Trinity-Moiseni”, a monastery of nuns, the first and the only one of this sort from the entire Oas Country…. → Read more…

The monastery Portarita

The monastery Portarita

The monastery is situated in Mujdeni, at 16 km from Negresti-Oas. The building is recent one, with towers, a room special fited for taking the meal, and bedrooms for the monks. The church was lately painted. In this place, the Christians keep the old tradition which says that inside of a church, men should stay… → Read more…