I recommend you to buy a boat tour near the statue ! You are going to be closer to the statue and you can take good photos that you are going to remember the whole life !
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Romania's answer to Mount Rushmore. This huge statue was literally dynamited out of the rock face overlooking the river Danube at the Iron Gates. It is 42.9 m in height and 31.6 m wide. It took twelve sculptors 10 years to complete between 1994 and...More
This is an amazing sculpture on the Danube River. You know it is coming but when you go around the bend there it is! Worth seeing.
As far as I am aware this rock carving is only visible from the river and was completely unexpected. It is relatively recent considering the king who is being commemorated, but it is an incredible feature of sculpture and worth getting up close to look...More
As we sailed through the Iron Gates, we saw a carving on a rock. Our cruise director said it was of Decebalus, king of Dacia, and that it represents the ancient history of Romania. The carving is over 131 feet high and is a bearded...More
The road to the statue is spectacular! You can visit the place with a boat (of different sizes), and the boat owner is like a guide, telling you the stories of the places. There are more objectives as Macronia Monastery, Ponicova cave and Veterans grot....More