Prislop Pass (in Romanian : Pasul Prislop) is a mountain pass in northern Romania, connecting the historical regions of Maramureş and Bucovina over the Rodna Mountains, in the Eastern Carpathians.
The Prislop Pass is situated at an altitude of 1,416 meters, being the highest pass in Romania.
Having a length of 50 km and a width that varies between 30 and 40 km it offers you a great view of the Maramures and Rodna mountains with the Ineu (2279m) and Pietrosu (2303m) peaks.
The road that goes through the pass (DN18) connects the localities Borsa from Maramures with Câmpulung Moldovenesc from Suceava county.
In the second Sunday of August here it takes place the folk festival "Hora de la Prislop" celebrating the descending of the sheeps flocks from the mountains.
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