Your Royal Holiday

Ploiești

Ploiesti,also known as "black gold town",  keeps traces of history and civilization on these parts, being certified since 1599 as a borough of Mihai Viteazul, following to experience a major industrial and economic development from 19th century, in particular because of petroleum processing.  

 

The legend says that long before the founding of Romanian (14th century) in a meadow at the north edge of the endless Vlăsiei Woods, halted a shepherd,Moș Ploaie( Santa Rain), along with his seven sons andtheir herds.They found good grass for the sheep, and some fertile land for agriculture, so he has not gone further, but he built houses for himself and his children, founding a settlement to which he gave his name.

Once here, you can visit unique museums in Romania (Nicolae Simache Clock Museum and the National Oil Museum), homes with great architectural treasures, hiding unsuspected Romanian and universal culture, and more.

Monuments:  

  • the Hunters Monument,
  • the Statue of Liberty,
  • the Statue of Dobrogeanu Gherea,
  • the Statue of Nichita Stanescu,
  • the Statue of Toma Caragiu,
  • the Statue of Mihai Viteazul.

 

Museums: 

  • the Nicolae Simache Clock Museum, unique in Romania;
  • the Prahova Museum of History and Archaeology;  
  • the County Museum of Art,
  • the County Museum of Natural Sciences;
  • the I.L.Caragiale Memorial  Museum,
  • the National Oil Museum, unique in Romania,
  • the Museum of the Man, recently modernized;
  • the Paul Constantinescu Memorial  Museum with the old piano in south-eastern Europe and among the first in Central Europe;
  • the Târgoveţ House Museum; the Aquarium, with over 60 species of fish from all around the world.

 

Memorial houses:  The Memorial House of Nichita Stanescu

 

Historical buildings:  

  • Nicolae Iorga County Library with over 350,000 volumes;
  • the Central Markets building, the most modern in Europe at its time of launch (1935),
  • the Palace of Culture,
  • the Toma Caragiu Theatre,
  • Ion Luca Caragiale High School,
  • the Radu Stanian House.

Churches:  

  • the Church of St. Voivodes (1628-1648, recovery in 1712) with murals on the interior,
  • the Old St. Nicholas Church (XVIth century, rebuilding 1988-1990),founded by Mihai Vitezul,
  • the Royal Church-St. Peter and Paul (1639) built by Matei Basarab,
  • Church of St. Panteleimon (1819),
  • the Precista Church (1820), built in Byzantine style,
  • the Sts. Constantine and Helen Church (recovery 1894),
  • the Old St. George Church (1831-1832) with its bell tower (1830) of 35 m,
  • the Church of St. Athanasius (1848),
  • the St. George-New  Church(1844-1846),
  • the St. Basil Church (1857),
  • the St. Haralambos Church (XIXth century),
  • the St . Friday Church(1875-1880),with its paintings originating from Ghe. Tăttărărescu,
  • the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist.

Business tourism is very important for Ploiesti, hotels providing conference rooms and specific services.

In Ploiesti and surroundings one can practice various sports, from football, tennis, skating to riding and parachuting. Trotting can be seen at the Ploiesti Hippodrome, and rallies can be seen at Strejnic aerodrome and Băneşti aerodrome.

 

 

Explore Ploiești

The Nicolae Simache Clock Museum
The Nicolae Simache Clock Museum

unique in the museum network in Romania

The National Oil Museum
The National Oil Museum

the only museum of its kind in Romania 

The Prahova Museum of History and Archaeology
The Prahova Museum of History and Archaeology

and presents the beginnings of Ploiesti, events of the mid-nineteenth century (1848) and their echoes in Prahova, numismatics and medals offices,Prahova pre-war cultural aspects, but also traces of the Getae civilization and of the 1st millennium AD

The Ploiesti Art Museum
The Ploiesti Art Museum

structured on collections: paintings, graphics, sculpture and decorative art

The Târgoveţ House Museum
The Târgoveţ House Museum

gem of our ancient art" (Nicolae Simache)

The Natural Science Museum Prahova - The
The Natural Science Museum Prahova - The

brings together the most important aspects of human biology

The I.L.Caragiale Museum
The I.L.Caragiale Museum

and present the writer's image reflected in the mirror of the contemporaries and that of the posterity.

The Nichita  Stanescu  Memorial  Museum
The Nichita Stanescu Memorial Museum

presents "Nichita phenomenon" in the space where he was born, grew up and was educated as a man and as a poet.

The  Constantin and Ion Stere Memorial Museum
The Constantin and Ion Stere Memorial Museum

in the old family mansion where the Bessarabian patriot lived and created

The Paul Constantinescu Memorial Museum
The Paul Constantinescu Memorial Museum

presents a number of original documents about the life and work of the famous musician

The
The

named after Constantin Stere, writer and politician 

The Zoological Garden
The Zoological Garden

It hosts a number of over 50 species

What to do in Ploiești

Aeronautical sports

 Aerodromes from Strejnic (6 km from Ploiesti), Băneşti (29 km from Ploiesti) and Şirna (22 km from Ploiesti) offer the possibility of practicing leisure walks, parachuting, piloting of small airplanes, gliders or motor engined paragliders, attending rallies aviation. Details here

 

Equitation

 

In Prahova you can explore the surroundings on horseback, walking or galloping on the field trails through the forest, on Drumul Voievozilor, on hills, even reaching the Alpine zone,Creasta Baiului for example.

The main areas where they make riding tours at this moment are Drumul Voievozilor, Padurea Gorgota-Potigrafu; Prahova Valley with its reference points: Campina, Breaza, Azuga, Posada, Sinaia, Azuga, Creasta Baiului, Valea Doftanei.Depending on what area you want to explore and on the distanceyou can set the exact route to go through with the equestrian center. Details here

 

SPA & Wellness Centers

In Ploiesti you can get numerous procedures at different SPA & Wellness centers.

 

Sauna center, jacuzzi, gym, indoor pool etc. you can try at Vila Bijoux.

 

 

Bussiness tourism

For the organization of numerous business events you can choose one of the rooms provided by:  Vigo Hotel ****, Vigo Grand Hotel ***, Camera de Comert şi Industrie Prahova, Hotel Prahova ****, Hotel Central ***, Hotel Tiara ***. Details here.

 

Evenimente

Cultural : The Toma Caragiu National Teathre Event : November, Ploiesti

Sports : The EmmedueSport (MTB)Cup Ploiesti: May, localities on the Wine Route

 

Where to stay in Ploiești

ILEANA

APARTAMENTE/CAMERE DE ÎNCHIRIAT ★★★
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 224
Telefon: 0740.563.122

VIVA

HOSTEL ★★
Adresa: Str. Gheorghe Doja, Nr. 215 A
Telefon: 0733.688.504, 0747.089.954, 0244.520.997

CLASS

HOTEL ★★
Adresa: Str. Maramureş, Nr.6
Telefon: 0244.080.252, 0344.080.280, 0732.283.606, 0344.080.250

PHOENIX

HOTEL ★★
Adresa: Str. Fat Frumos, Nr. 15
Telefon: 0344.101.078, 0746.010.039

PLAISIR

HOTEL ★★
Adresa: Str. Strandului, Nr. 53
Telefon: 0244.514.468, 0720.220.282, 0723.205.250

BEST

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 154
Telefon: 0244.598.700, 0244.598.701

ACAPULCO

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Str. Bobâlna, Nr. 1
Telefon: 0244.520.300, 0244.520.301

ANGELO D'ORO

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Str. Maramureş, Nr. 9
Telefon: 0344.144.157

CASA ROTARU

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Str. Mihai Bravu, Nr.56
Telefon: 0244.594.225, 0244.546.136, 0744.309.512

EUROPA

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Str. Gh.Gr.Cantacuzino, Nr.57
Telefon: 0344 .103.766, 0728.267.393, 0344.103.765, 0731 .834.502

FORUM

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Str. Gheorghe Doja, Nr. 215A
Telefon: 0244.406.600

LA STRADA

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Str. Poligonului, Nr. 2
Telefon: 0344.802.395, 0721.733.372

MARYO

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Str. Sondelor, Nr. 74
Telefon: 0244.520.935, 0244.520.938, 0730.002.023

SUD

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Str. Depoului, Nr. 2
Telefon: 0244.597.411

TIARA

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Str. Tache Ionescu, Nr. 6
Telefon: 0244.590.441

TUDOR

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 166
Telefon: 0730.111.493

VIGOGRAND HOTEL

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: B-Dul Independenţei, Nr.25
Telefon: 0344.111.131 

YARUS

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr.228
Telefon: 0737.599.600

NORD

HOTEL ★★★
Adresa: Sos. Vestului , Nr.31
Telefon: 0244.516.774

CENTRAL

HOTEL ★★★★
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 1
Telefon: 0244.526.641, 0244.526.643, 0244.541.460

VIGOHOTEL

HOTEL ★★★★
Adresa: Bd. Independenţei, Nr. 28
Telefon: 0244.514.520

COMPLEX EUROPA

MOTEL ★★
Adresa: Str. Standului, Nr. 21
Telefon: 0244.197.336, 0244.597.336

HANUL GĂZARILOR

PENSIUNE/ VILĂ ★★★
Adresa: Str. Mihai Bravu, Nr. 45
Telefon: 0244.597.577, 0244.594.225

PRESIDENT

PENSIUNE/ VILĂ ★★★
Adresa: Str. Bobâlna, Nr. 88
Telefon: 0244.596.375

STAR

PENSIUNE/ VILĂ ★★★
Adresa: Str. B.P. Haşdeu, Nr. 1
Telefon: 0244.407.999

BIJOUX

PENSIUNE/ VILĂ ★★★★
Adresa: Str. Tache Ionescu, Nr. 14
Telefon: 0244.338.831

SOLEIL

PENSIUNE/ VILĂ ★★★★
Adresa: Str. Piatra Craiului, Nr. 2
Telefon: 0722.377.533

SUNRISE

PENSIUNE/ VILĂ ★★★★
Adresa: Str. Grădinari, Nr. 3
Telefon: 0244.521.400

Where to have fun in Ploiești

ACAPULCO

Cofetărie
Adresa: Str. Take Ionescu, Nr. 14
Telefon: 0244.543.330
Program: zilnic 10:00-18:00

BANZAI

Restaurant românesc
Adresa: Str. Tudor Vladimirescu, Nr. 114
Telefon: 0732.667.828, 0244.592.272
Program: zilnic 9:30-ultimul client

BISTRO 29

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str.Goleşti, Nr. 29
Telefon: 0244.590.226
Program: non-stop

BISTRO BOEMA

Restaurant german
Adresa: Cartier Albert, Str. DN 1, Nr. 957
Telefon: 0751.025.153, 0760.523.088, 0344.802.967
Program: zilnic 7:00-23:00

CARAIMAN

Restaurant românesc
Adresa: Piaţa Mihai Viteazul
Telefon: 0732.139.941
Program: luni-vineri 8:00-24:00, sâmbătă - duminică 8:00-5:00

CASA SILVRETA

Fast-food
Adresa: Bd. Bucureşti, Nr. 30
Telefon: 0751.058.063, 0745.563.445
Program: luni-vineri 9:00-24:00, sâmbătă - duminică 10:00-24:00

CENTRAL

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 1
Telefon: 0244.526.641
Program: salon Clasic 6:30-23:30

CITY PUB & RESTAURANT

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 152 K, Cartier Albert
Telefon: 0244.434.750, 0745.311.159, 0745.669.287
Program: zilnic 9:00-22:00

CLASIC - COMPLEX EUROPA

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Strandului, Nr. 61
Telefon: 0244.544.430, 0244.597.336
Program: non-stop

CORSO

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Mărăşeşti, Nr. 14
Telefon: 0344.100.570, 0741.029.435, 0741.029.215
Program: zilnic 10:00-24:00

CRAMA-COMPLEX EUROPA

Restaurant românesc
Adresa: Str. Strandului, Nr. 61
Telefon: 0244.544.430, 0244.597.337
Program: non-stop

DA VINCI

Restaurant italian
Adresa: Piaţa Mihai Viteazul, Nr. 110
Telefon: 0244.531.873, 0730.953.823
Program: zilnic 9:30-22:30

DA VINCI

Restaurant italian
Adresa: Str. Bobâlna, Nr. 52
Telefon: 0244.599.009
Program: zilnic 11:00-24:00

DA VINCI

Restaurant italian
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 967
Telefon: 0244.436.633
Program: zilnic 11:00-23:00

DELICE

Cofetărie
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 159, Bl 28C
Telefon: 0720.533.790
Program: luni-vineri 8:00-22:00, sâmbătă - duminică 9:00-21:00

DELICE

Cofetărie
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 15, parter (Complex Comercial Omnia)
Telefon: 0721.182.960
Program: zilnic 10:00-21:30

DELICE

Cofetărie
Adresa: DN 1B, Km 6, Etaj 1 (Ploiesti Shopping City Zona Food Court)
Telefon: 0720.363.592
Program: zilnic 10:00-22:00

DIM SUM

Restaurant asiatic
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 327, Cartier Albert
Telefon: 0749.144.144, 0736.364.144
Program: zilnic 11:00-23:00

DOEL PAN

Cofetărie
Adresa: Str. Nicolae Bălcescu, Nr. 29
Telefon: 0244.526.613
Program: zilnic 7:00-21:00

DOEL PAN

Cofetărie
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 138 (Kaufland)
Telefon: 0244.526.613
Program: luni-sâmbătă 7:30-22:00, duminică 8:00-20:00

DOEL PAN

Cofetărie
Adresa: Str. Calomfirescu, Nr. 2 (Afi Palace)
Telefon: 0244.526.613
Program: zilnic 7:00-23:00

DOROFTEI PUB

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Piaţa Victoriei, Nr. 4
Telefon: 0756.195.553
Program: zilnic 9:00-24:00

GIULIA

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Enăchiţă Văcărescu, Nr. 12
Telefon: 0244.590.400, 0244.542.175, 0728.590.400
Program: zilnic 9:00-24:00

HANUL GĂZĂRILOR

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Mihai Bravu, Nr. 45
Telefon: 0244.597.577
Program: zilnic 8:30-24:00

JAZZ CAFÉ

Restaurant românesc
Adresa: Str. Praga, Nr. 11
Telefon: 0722.259.725, 0724.245.824
Program: zilnic 19:00-24:00, ultimul client

JORDAN HOUSE

Restaurant arăbesc
Adresa: Str. Văleni, Nr. 20
Telefon: 0723.247.474
Program: luni-joi 12:00-24:00, vineri-sâmbătă 12:00-3:00, duminică 12:00-24:00

KFC

Fast-food
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 15 (Omnia Winmarkt)
Telefon: 0244.510.973, 0741.134.455
Program: luni - joi 9:00-22:00, vineri - sâmbătă 9:00-23:00, duminică 9:00-22:00

KFC

Fast-food
Adresa: Dn 1B, Km 6, Etaj 1 (Ploieşti Shopping City Zona Food Court)
Telefon: 0244.435.450
Program: zilnic 10:00-22:00

KFC

Fast-food
Adresa: Str. Calomfirescu, Nr. 2 (Afi Palace)
Telefon:
Program: duminică-joi 10:00-23:00, vineri-sâmbătă 10:00-24:00

LA STRADA

Restaurant românesc
Adresa: Str Poligonului, Nr. 2
Telefon: 0720.560.708, 0344.802.395, 0743.541.429
Program: zilnic 10:00-17:00

LAGUNA

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Apelor, Nr. 17
Telefon: 0244.517.435, 0744.644.481
Program: zilnic 9:30-24:00/ ultimul client

LONDON HOUSE

Restaurant internaţional
Adresa: Bd. Independenţei, Nr. 24
Telefon: 0244.595.938, 0746.245.166
Program: zilnic 9:00-24:00

MIORITA PRAHOVEANA

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 295
Telefon: 0747.922.149
Program: duminică-joi 11:00-23:00, vineri-sâmbătă 11:00-2:00

MON JARDIN

Restaurant internaţional
Adresa: Bd. Independenţei, Nr. 19
Telefon: 0728.751.765, 0344.145.476
Program: luni-vineri 8:30-ultimul client, sâmbătă-duminică 10:00-ultimul client

NABUCCO

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 307, Cartier Albert
Telefon: 0740.622.826, 0731.751.774
Program: zilnic 10:00-24:00

NOBLESSE

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Mărăşeşti, Nr. 60
Telefon: 0737.059.686, 0244.384.537
Program: zilnic 11:00-22:00

PRESIDENT

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Bobâlna, Nr. 88
Telefon: 0244.596.376
Program: zilnic 7:00-23:00

PRESTIJ

Restaurant internaţional
Adresa: Str. Bobâlna, Nr. 1
Telefon: 0724.257.350, 0724.257.351
Program: zilnic 9:00-ultimul client

REGINA ZORILOR

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Cartier Albert
Telefon: 0723.830.180
Program: zilnic 9:00-2:00 sau ultimul client

ROBERTO

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Depoului, Nr. 1 Ploieşti Prahova
Telefon: 0344.107.788, 0724.582.650
Program: duminică-joi 10:30-22:30, vineri-sâmbătă 10:30-23:00

TERASA BERBEC - HOTEL CENTRAL

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 2
Telefon: 0244.526.641
Program: zilnic 10:00-23:30

TERASA RESTAURANT OLIMPIA

Restaurant
Adresa: Str. Mareşal Averescu, Nr. 1
Telefon: 0722.275.453
Program: luni-vineri 14:00-24:00, sâmbătă-duminică 10:00-24:00

TRATTORIA PRESTIJ

Restaurant românesc şi italian
Adresa: Bd. Republicii, Nr. 219 (Colţ Str. 8 Martie)
Telefon: 0244.531.331, 0734.302.092
Program: zilnic 9:00-ultimul client

TRATTORIA TOSCANA

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Cameliei, Nr. 14
Telefon: 0730.773.377
Program: zilnic 8:00-23:30

TRES OLIVOS

Restaurant spaniol
Adresa: Str Rahovei, Nr. 4
Telefon: 0244.221.111
Program: zilnic 10:00-23:00

VIENNE CAFÉ

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Ana Ipătescu, Nr. 3
Telefon: 0741.099.385, 0758.019.929
Program: zilnic 10:00-24:00

VIGOGRAND HOTEL

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Bd. Independenţei, Nr. 25
Telefon: 0344.111.131 
Program: zilnic 10:00-22:00

VIGOHOTEL

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Bd. Independenţei, Nr. 28
Telefon: 0244.514.520
Program: zilnic 6:30-23:00

YARUS

Restaurant românesc şi internaţional
Adresa: Str. Republicii, Nr. 228, Cartier Albert
Telefon: 0344.802.253, 0737.599.600
Program: zilnic 10:00-24:00

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