Christmas Offer 2019

A Christmas story at Podina Resort

Welcome to another Christmas spent in the most perfect refuge, located in Ungureni, Maramureș. Our season
favorite of the year has arrived again and the time has come to gather with the little ones and have a part of the experience
magic. The smell of fresh pine from the Christmas tree and the warm fireplace will give us an unforgettable experience

and they will take us back in time to our childhood.

The magic of Christmas also comes from the foods we put on the table every year. As always, Podina Resort
It houses the best traditional Romanian dishes, which will be served in a buffet style, not to mention the endless Palinca, as well as the carafe wine (red, white, rose), plain water and mineral.

We invite you to join this festive event in a place where traditions are sanctified and passed down from generation to generation. Not only will you have the opportunity to enjoy traditional Romanian dishes, but you will also have the chance to take part in activities such as: sledding or carriage rides, walking with the carol through the village, waiting for the carolers but also attending traditional Romanian parties.

in which villagers will be dressed in popular ports.


Monday, NEVER

14: 00 - Check in
16:00 - Decorating the Christmas tree
One fir tree will be decorated at the reception of the hotel and another in the restaurant

20: 00 - 22: 00 - China

Christmas Eve, 24.12.2019

08: 00 - 10: 00 - Breakfast
12: 00 - 14: 00 - Pork lunch / pomana
14: 00 - 17: 45 - Sleigh or cart ride (45 minutes)

Discover the beauty of Ungureni village by taking part in horse-drawn carriage / wagon.
You will enjoy a beautiful landscape, you will breathe fresh air and you will have memories of the story offered by nature.
Please book for this activity at the reception.

18: 00 - Festive dinner
(with traditional dishes, endless bread and wine, in a family atmosphere, where we will be delighted by the carols specific to the area.)
On this day, the restaurant's kitchen will be open for menu orders until 16: 00, after which the festive meal will be prepared.

19:30 - Colinda
(At the choice, waiting for the carolers or leaving with the carol - to be included in the carol groups in the village)

Christmas Day, 25.12.2019

08: 00 - 10: 00 - Breakfast
10: 00 - 12: 00 - Christmas service at the village church
12: 00 - 14: 00 - Lunch

15: 00 - 17: 00 - We provide traditional costumes from Lapus Country for photos
18: 00 - 19: 00 - Artistic program offered by the Jucausii from Cupseni at the reception of the resort, who will delight us with games and carols specific to our area
20: 00 - 22: 00 - China

The next day of Christmas, 26.12.2019

08: 00 - 10: 00 - Breakfast
10: 30 - 13: 00 - Visit to the Ethnographic Museum in Rogoz

Housed in a wooden house typical of Lăpușului area, the museum exhibits objects and utensils used in traditional households as well as local clothing and other types of fabrics specific to the area.
The museum house is located in the center of Rogoz village, in the immediate vicinity of the famous wooden church "Holy Archangels Michael and Gavril" - UNESCO monument.
The road to the museum will be traveled by car.

13: 00 - 15: 00 - Lunch
16: 00 - 18: 00 - Ride with sled or draw a pony for children

Please book for this activity at the reception.

20:00 - China
20:00 - Party with traditional Romanian music (the villagers will be dressed in the popular port)

Please let the reception know if you plan to attend this party, to make sure you have a reserved table.

Special guests: Victoria and Bogdan Bizău

The third day of Christmas, 27.12.2019

08: 00 - 10: 00 - Buffet breakfast
12:00 - Check-out

Podina Resort is pleased to present you the special offer for Christmas:

  • 4 nights accommodation with breakfast included
  • Dinner - 23 - 26.12.2019
  • Pork pomana - 24.12.2019
  • Lunch - 24 - 26.12.2019
  • Festive dinner - Christmas Eve
  • All activities and tables mentioned above

All meals in the package are buffet type and include: plain / mineral water, refreshing coca cola range, horincea, white wine, red and rose to carafe.

Cancellation policy:
Reservations can be canceled free with 40 days before the arrival date, between 40-25 days any cancellation is penalized with 50% of the entire value of the package, with less than 25 days before arrival the packages become non-refundable and any changes or cancellation is charged with the value of the entire stay.

The confirmation of the reservation is made after paying the advance of 50% of the value of the package.

Other activities available (not included in the price):

Horse riding
Children - 30 minutes - 40 RON / child
Adults - 30 minutes - 65 RON / adult

Snowmobile trail - 200 RON / hour - with reservation in advance
Bike rental - 20 RON / bike / day
Pork at the dumplings / grill / goulash at the pan - between 70-120 RON - with reservation in advance
Guided hiking (minimum 10 persons) - 20 RON / person - with reservation in advance

Definitely, Christmas in the area of ​​Maramures is a unique experience, which will never be forgotten. The hospitality and kindness of the people, the delicious dishes, the beautiful landscapes and, above all, the unique traditions of this area of ​​the country will be the ingredients of a story holiday!

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