The Geological Complex of Racoş
Protected natural area
Racoș 507175, Romania
The Geological Complex of Racoş is a geological area of national importance of 95.2 ha and is integrated into the Natura2000 Homoroadelor Hills since 2007. Today the protected area preserves the visible four-quartered basaltic volcanic manifestations in the three pits.
.The Racoş Geological Complex comprises the following tourist attractions:
- The Monument of the Basalt Columns of Racos (MTTC Pit);
- Emerald Lake (Brazi Pit);
- The Offshore Volcano (Dealul Hegheş Basalt Scale Pit).
To be visited only on the marked road or with a guide approved by the area's custodians.
The entrance fee is 5 lei / adult and 3 lei / students or students