We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Nicolae Romanescu Park

Features Animals
Review Highlights
Very nice park! It's really worth the visint

For sure worth the visit. It's well taken care of, amazing sights. It's quiet and perfect for runs... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Daiana A
Barcelona, Spain

Nicolea Romanescu park is a veruy larg and nice park with a litel zoo free of charg a smale lake... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tel Aviv, Israel
via mobile
Read all 220 reviews
All photos (232)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“big lake”(9 reviews)
“rent a bike”(4 reviews)
Bulevardul 1 Mai 104, Craiova 200301, Romania
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 November 2013

At the initiative of Nicolae P. Romanescu, Craiova's Mayor of that time, the park was designed by French architect Emile Rendont after purchasing the land from Prince George Bibescu. In 1900, the park plans were awarded with gold at the Universal Exhibition in Paris (1900)....More

3  Thank Mihaela C
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Although at first I really liked the park and I thought that it was worth it, when I got to the zoo, I noted that the way they treated animals was awful. Under the sun, no shadow, no water, lions and tigers seem drowned and...More

4  Thank jenniferJ1228WE
Reviews (220)
Filter reviews
139 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews big lake eastern europe rent a bike all ages few hours pedal boats free zoo great place cold beer small boat small castle drinking water summer theater sausage romantic place animals trees
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 139 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

For sure worth the visit. It's well taken care of, amazing sights. It's quiet and perfect for runs or long walks

Thank Daiana A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nicolea Romanescu park is a veruy larg and nice park with a litel zoo free of charg a smale lake that hofers boats fo rent

Thank zvikay2014
Reviewed 11 October 2018

The Zoo is fantastic and free. We have been there several times and have really enjoyed it. All ages enjoy this park. You do need to like walking.

Thank neil_graves
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The park is very impressive. You can definitely spend four or five hours wandering around the park. The place is very neat. There are very wide paths for walking along which there are plenty of benches to give rest to your feet. There is a...More

Thank X8068YY_
Reviewed 3 October 2018

in this huge park, you can rent a bicycle or a scooter or just walk and see the area. there are great restaurants there and some animals you can watch thru cages

Thank avivk26
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Sometimes it is very busy and noisy on weekends. Other times you can enjoy a quiet walk through nature. Beautiful park.

Thank Gavrilescu R
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing park where you have not only trees and grass, but also lakes, places to eat traditional food, enyoing really nice walking and jogging paths. The bridge crossing the park is astonishing and the zoo with a wide variety of species is...More

Thank kevinms17
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We visited on the last day of our vacation and was very pleasant to rent a bike and cycle through the park. There is plenty to see and nice places to sit and have a break.

Thank GadiKaplan
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Beautiful and huge, this park is probably the nicest thing about Craiova as a whole. You can spend the better part of a day strolling the grounds, enjoying nature and sitting down to have a drink - or if you wish to spend time more...More

Thank Flora K
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Unbelievable park. Amazing size, nature , tranquility. You think you are in another world . One visit is not enough. There is a small zoo inside.Kids will love it . Rent bikes and enjoy every meter of it.

Thank eftapsich0s
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 22 nearby hotels
17 reviews
1.06 km away
Plus Hotel Craiova
15 reviews
1.06 km away
Hotel Restaurant Plaza
26 reviews
1.35 km away
Hotel Boutique 5 Continents
8 reviews
1.35 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 118 nearby restaurants
Pizzeria Trevi
156 reviews
1.37 km away
85 reviews
1.46 km away
Epoca Steak House & Wine Bar
158 reviews
1.01 km away
Q Club Craiova
52 reviews
1.03 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 28 nearby attractions
Craiova's Art Museum
76 reviews
1.80 km away
Craiova Botanical Garden
52 reviews
2.40 km away
Prefecture Square Craiova
50 reviews
1.75 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
27 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Urrrban_Reviewer | Reviewed this property |
To know about upcoming events in Craiova it's best to follow these Facebook pages: Primaria Municipiului Craiova, Teatrul National Craiova, Filarmonica Oltenia Craiova, Opera Romana Craiova.
11 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Tactic O | Reviewed this property |
No chance. A lot of mayor's works in progress. Try next year. Of year after next year ...
Маруся Г
31 May 2015|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Bulevardul Nicolae Romanescu 1A, Craiova 200738