Prahova Valley is the top destination for winter sports in Romania.
The slopes and trails were designed for recreational downhill , cross country skiing, alpine skiing, randonee skiing, extreme skiing and snowboarding, and snowkiting are found in Sinaia, Azuga and Busteni. Heli skiing can be practiced from Sinaia on the Bucegi Plateau.
Sinaia ski slopes: 16 slopes, including the most common: Carp - length 1382 m, 449 m level difference, difficulty level - difficult / black; Dorului Valley Sub lift 2 - length 804 m, 230 m difference in level, difficulty level medium / red, Sun Valley 2 - length 1200 m, 200 m level difference, difficulty level - easy / blue. The slopes are served by gondola, ski lifts, lifts.
Busteni ski slopes: Kalinderu I - 1450 m long, 300 m level difference, difficulty level medium / red; Kalinderu II - 1200 m long, 300 m level difference, difficulty level - medium / red. The Slopes are serviced by a lift.
Azuga ski slopes, with the most renowned slopes Sorica and Cazacu ski slopes – with a length of over 2000 m, 560 m difference in level, difficulty level medium / red. The slopes are served by: gondola and ski lift.
Baby-ski slopes / beginners slopes can be found in all resorts: Sinaia - Gondola - 150m long, 15m level difference, difficulty level - easy / blue, served by a baby lift; Busteni; Busteni - Fun Park; Azuga - Sorica- length 150 m, 8 m level difference, difficulty level easy / blue, served with a conveyer; Cazacu School - 130 m long, 10 m level difference, difficulty level easy / blue served by baby lift.
Sledge lovers can go sledding in Sinaia beneath the gondola, in Busteni a sledge slope on the upper slope Kalinderu, with a length of 200 m and an average width of 20 m and in Azuga on the Sorica slope's foot.
Every local ski resort has schools that can provide all the necessary equipment and well trained teachers.