“La Varniță – Ciocârdie’s Hole” Route – Asociaţia Pro-Mehedinţi

Access: from Tr.Severin on DJ 607B untill Ciresu ( 28 km ), then to Marga about 3km untill Varniţă

The rout is marked with red triangle;

duration: 3/4h;

accessibilty: medium; seasonality: troughout the year; equipment: ordinary equipment for mountain hicking.

Points of interest: limestone area under Varnita’s meadow; Topolniţa’s resurgence at Gaura Ciocârdie

Belvedere spots: stones over the Varniţa’s meadow, view from Peţimea’s meadow, Cornetul Prosăcului, Mehedinţi Mountains and Mehedinti Plateau

Connecting routs: – ridge’s route from Răşiţa through Cireşu; Topolniţa’s valley untill Schitul Topolniţei’s monastery; Gura Prosăcului and Wemen’s Cave (entrances to Topolniţa Cave); Epuran’s Cave over the Cornet Prosăcului.