Posted on 13 June 2016 / 25306
Categorie : Natural Monuments
Locatie : Prahova

The Cross from Caraiman or People`s Cross is a monument built in 1926-1928 on Caraiman Mountain, at the altitude of 2291 m, in Prahova County.

The cross was built in honor of the martyrs fallen in the First World War. It is declared the highest cross in the world placed on the top of a mountain. The legends say it was built because of a dream Queen Mary had and that through this, Bucegi Mountains, the massif it is found in, were blessed.

At the base of the mountain you can visit Busteni city. Caraiman peak was chosen for the construction of the cross because of its location and because it has a very beautiful view.

 

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