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Hoia Baciu Forest

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Address: Strada Taietura Turcului, Cluj-Napoca 400285, Romania

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Lovely walk

No ghost nor aliens but a great view! If you like walking and relaxing it is the perfect place to go.

Reviewed 2 December 2016
Lucie H
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53 reviews
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

The hunted Forrest in Cluj. This is the place where the UFO space ship according to the story landed

Thank Ulf D
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30 reviews
18 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

We visited the forest in Dec 2016, and were pleasantly surprised to meet a few locals walking in there. 2 of them said the pics of the twisted forest tree trunks were photo-edited We also walked for kms without seeing twisted forest tree trunks as shown on the internet. We saw beatutiful 2 adult wild deers though

Thank Duncan A
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

No ghost nor aliens but a great view! If you like walking and relaxing it is the perfect place to go.

1 Thank Lucie H
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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69 reviews
13 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The forest is a Great place to relax and Take a walk. Don T belive the ufo stories. They re Good just FOR a talk around the fire.

1 Thank Mircea T
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235 reviews
147 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Story says that in the 60's UFO landed into this forests and paranormal things occur inside. I was eager to see it and it fulfilled all of my expectations - extraordinary nature, beautiful and a bit scary trees, rustle in the leaves, many paths leading to unexpected... Out of the forest there are meadows and glades where you can see... More 

Thank lelujam
Hebron, Kentucky
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13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Our paranormal team toured Romania and the Transylvania countryside from Bucharest to Cluj Napoca and many places in between. Hoia Baciu Forest was our final destination and what a night to remember! The forest at night is mysterious and eerie and definitely gets the adrenaline pumping! Checked off #1 on our paranormal bucket list. Alex, our guide, was very accommodating... More 

1 Thank Angela J
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102 reviews
54 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

Several rumors state that the forest is being haunted or visited by aliens. There is no conclusive evidence , however everyone admits that strange things occur in the area. It`s a good place for a walk and some outdoors activities.

Thank Emil Cristian H
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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88 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

This is a small forest near the city, without much going on. There are urban legends regarding this place, stories of witches, UFOs and paranormal activity. All of them are nonsense. It is a nice place for a walk, or a good bike route, and maybe a picnic. Access is free, and there are several footpaths and dirt roads. Watch... More 

2 Thank George F
Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

We came to the forest just before nightfall. Alex was our guide, and he told us many strange and wonderful stories of the forest as the sun went down, and into the evening. There were no gimmicks, no fake stories, nothing made up just to scare us - just the enjoyment of nature and the wonderful stories. This experience is... More 

4 Thank FifiLaFrug
Doha, Qatar
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

It was a special experience for us having known some of the mysteries behind the forest. We entered around 7pm, making our way to the clearing passing through weird tree formation, and some strange markings. Our guide Alex shared a lot of stories that made our trek a lot more interesting to add to the experience was the rain and... More 

7 Thank Raymund J

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