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This is not a place you are likely to visit, unless you are already on the Transfagarian, and in that case, it is definitely worth a stop. It is impressive to look down from the dam, and the view of the mountains are simply amazing.
A place to do when going through transfagarasan. It's impressive on both side: the lake and in the other one the river Arges. On top of one mountain, you can see also a big statue which looks like a "Golgoth".
Well, the dam is absolutely a place to stop if you are able to driving up the road to balea lac. It is huge, but there are no places to park here so both tourists and locals just park beside the narrow roads resulting in...More
It wasn't on the plan to see Vidraru Dam, my mum was there last year and she was impressed. The road it's not great but it was after a heavy rain and the view it's stunning and definitely made the trip.
Tourism means more than just a great scenery! After visiting the Transfagarasan road crossing the Carpathians, I obviously drove to the Vidraru Dam as well, another great place presented by Top Gear. I say great place, because the construction itself, and the nature around it...More