Peştera Ungurului

Hungarian Cave

Useful Information

Location: Suncuius, 23km west of Ciucea and 10km south of the DN1, near Oradea, Bihor. On the left side of Crisului Gorge, Apuseni Mountains.
Fee: yes
Classification: SpeleologyKarst cave
Light: electric
Guided tours: D=20min.
Bibliography: L. Ghergari, C. Ionescu, C. Lazar (): The mineralogy of the Neolithic ceramics from Ungurului cave (Suncuius, Romania), Acta Mineralogica-Petrographica, Abstract Series 1, Szeged, 2003
Paul-Erik Damm (): Preliminary note on the intermittent exsurgence in Ungurului Cave (Padurea Craiului Mountains), Nymphaea, 2003, p.31, Muzeul Tarii Crisurilor.
As far as we know this information was accurate when it was published (see years in brackets), but may have changed since then.
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Peştera Ungurului is famous for its archaeological remains. The cave is developed as a show cave, with electric light and paths. Most impressive is the huge cave entrance where the cave river emerges.