On the national road no. 3, at 130 km South-West of Constanta, around the village Galita, we discover between the hills of Dobrogea one of the most important religious places- Dervent Monastery. The monastery was built in 1936, having as Patron Saints: All Pious Parascheva, The Healing Fountin, Ascension of the Holy Cross and Saint George.
DN3 pe langa satul Galita
Sat Galita, Com. Lipnita, Judetul Constanţa
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The car is the most convenient and inexpensive alternative to get to Constanta. The distance between Bucharest - Constanta is 225 km and can be made in 2 hours and 30 minutes. The time increases considerably during the summer months, when roads are crowded with those who want to sunbathe on the Romanian coast. The most popular route is Sun Highway: Bucharest - Fundulea - Lehliu - Drajna - Fetesti - Cernavoda - Constanta.
At the railway station from Constanta arrive trains from the most important cities of the country: Bucharest, Suceava, Iasi, Buzau, Cluj-Napoca, Sibiu, etc. Trains of different categories leave from Bucharest and the minimum duration of the trip is of 4 hours. Ticket price starts from 30 lei.
Constanta has two airports: The International Airport Mihail Kogalniceanu and the Tuzla Airfield. In Constanta arrive flights from Bucharest, Timisoara, Milano, Pisa, Brussels, Nuremberg, Wien.