Trekking Tours

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5 Days / 4 Nights Tour

Transylvania, Hiking in the Carpathians


Day 1Arrival. Meet and greet at the Bucharest airport. Transfer to Moeciu de Sus. Accommodation and dinner.

Day 2: Breakfast and hike to the Bisericuta Peak, the highest point in the village of Moeciu de Sus, with 1322 m altitude. 

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 10 kmts. Total ascent: 350 m. Total descent: 343 m. 

In the afternoon, hike to the Fundata village. It's altitude, 1360 m, makes Fundata the highest settlement in Romania. 

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 10 kmts. Total ascent: 360 m. Total descent: 378 m. 

Dinner and accommodation in Moeciu de Sus.

Day 3: Breakfast. Today´s hiking trail will cross the Bucegi Natural Park. The starting point is the center of the village of Moeciu de Sus, from where we head on to Pleasa – Poiana Gutanu – Grohotis – Pasul Strunga – Bucsa – Moeciu de Sus. Dinner and accommodation.

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 25 kmts. Total ascent: 1010 m. Total descent: 1022 m.

Day 4Breakfast and visit to the Libearty Bear Sanctuary in Zarnesti, the greatest bear reserve in Europe, where 85 bears that used to live in miserable conditions have been rescued, and live now a happy life in a natural environment. We head on to the Piatra Craiului National Park where we will cross the Zarnesti Gorges and we`ll go up hiking to the Curmatura Hut (1470 m altitude). Descent through Poiana Zanoaga. Return to Moeciu de  Sus. Dinner and accommodation.

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 15 kmts. Total ascent: 700 m. Total descent: 580 m. 

Day 5: Breakfast and transfer to Bucharest airport. 


Very important: Good physical shape and proper mountain equipment.

Cost per person (minimum 4 persons):

persons: 460 € per person.
persons: 440 € per person.
persons: 430 € per person.
persons: 420 € per person.

The cost includes:

-4 nights accommodation in a rural guesthouse in the village of Moeciu de Sus, in double room (all rooms have matrimonial beds), halfboard regime (breakfast and dinner, beverages not included); Single room supplement: + 60 € per room per stay.
-Return private transfer to Bucharest airport and return transfers in a private vehicle to Zarnesti and Piatra Craiului National Park.
-Entrance tickets.
-Bilingual guide,

The cost doesn´t include:

- Airplane tickets.
- Travel inssurance.
- Lunch.



8 Days / 7 Nights Tour

Transylvania, Hiking in the Carpathians


Day 1: Arrival. Meet and greet at the Bucharest airport. Transfer to Moeciu de Sus. Accommodation and dinner.

Day 2: Breakfast and hike to the Bisericuta Peak, the highest point in the village of Moeciu de Sus, with 1322 m altitude.  Dinner and accommodation.

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 10 kmts. Total ascent: 350 m. Total descent: 343 m. 

Day 3: Breakfast. Today´s hiking trail will cross the Bucegi Natural Park, through Poiana Gutanu, Pasul Strunga (1909 m), Padina and Pestera. Accommodation and dinner at Pestera Hotel (4*). Visit the Ialomicioara Cave and relax at the hotel spa. 

Technical features: approximate distance – 19 kmts. Total ascent: 1060 m. Total descent: 430 m. 

Day 4: Breakfast and return hiking to Moeciu de Sus on a different trail. We hike the highest peak of the Bucegi Mountains, the Omu Peak (2505 m), then we descend to Moeciu de Sus through Batrana Massif, Coltii Tapului, Valea Bangaleasa. Dinner and accommodation.

Technical features: approximate distance – 25 kmts. Total ascent: 965 m. Total descent: 1600 m.

Day 5: Breakfast. Resting day. Dinner and accommodation in Moeciu de Sus. 

Day 6: Breakfast and visit to the Libearty Bear Sanctuary in Zarnesti, the greatest bear reserve in Europe, where 85 bears that used to live in miserable conditions have been rescued, and live now a happy life in a natural environment. We head on to the Piatra Craiului National Park where we will cross the Zarnesti Gorges and we`ll go up hiking to the Curmatura Hut (1470 m altitude). Descent through Poiana Zanoaga. Return to Moeciu de  Sus. Dinner and accommodation.

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 15 kmts. Total ascent: 700 m. Total descent: 580 m. 

Day 7:
 
Breakfast and hike to the Fundata village. It's altitude, 1360 m, makes Fundata the highest settlement in Romania. Dinner and accommodation.

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 10 kmts. Total ascent: 360 m. Total descent: 378 m. 

Day 8:  Breakfast and transfer to Bucharest airport.

Very important: Good physical shape and proper mountain equipment.

Cost per person (minimum 4 persons):

persons: 750 € per person.
persons: 730 € per person.
persons: 710 € per person.
persons: 700 € per person.

The cost includes:

-6 nights accommodation in a rural guesthouse in the village of Moeciu de Sus, in double room (all rooms have matrimonial beds), halfboard regime (breakfast and dinner, beverages not included); Single room supplement: + 120 € per room per stay
-1 night stay in the Pestera Hotel, in double room and halfboard (dinner and breakfast, beverages not included).
-Return private transfer to Bucharest airport and return transfers in a private vehicle to Zarnesti and Piatra Craiului National Park.
-Entrance tickets.
-Bilingual guide.

The cost doesn´t include:

- Airplane tickets.
- Travel inssurance.
- Lunch.



8 Days / 7 Nights Tour
 
Discover Transylvania: Carpathians and Culture


Day 1: Arrival. Meet and greet at the Bucharest airport. Transfer to Moeciu de Sus. Accommodation and dinner.
Day 2:
 
Breakfast and discovering a mountain village life style. hHking trip to Bisericuta Peak, the highest point in the village of Moeciu de Sus, with 1322 m altitude. Horse driven carriage tour of the village and visit  to Cabane aux Images, an exposition about rural life in Romania, to the orthodox church of the village and to a traditional loom from 1950 with live demonstration of use. Dinner and accommodation.

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 10 kmts. Total ascent: 350 m. Total descent: 343 m. 

Day 3: Breakfast and transfer to the Prejmer Fortified Church, an UNESCO Patrimony site and one of the most monumental and better conserved fortified churches in Transylvania. We head on to Brasov, the capital city of the Brasov county and one of the most beautiful and flourishing cities in central Romania, to visit its old medieval center. Return to Moeciu de Sus. Dinner and accommodation.

Day 4Breakfast. Today´s hiking trail will cross the Bucegi Natural Park. The starting point is the center of the village of Moeciu de Sus, from where we head on to Pleasa – Poiana Gutanu – Grohotis – Pasul Strunga – Bucsa – Moeciu de Sus. Dinner and accommodation. 

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 25 kmts. Total ascent: 1010 m. Total descent: 1022 m. 

Day 5: Breakfast and transfer to Sighisoara, the best preserved medieval city in Eastern Europe and since 1999 a Unesco World Heritage Site. Sighisoara is also the birth place of Vlad Tepes, the historical character that inspired Bram Stoker in creating Dracula. On the way to Sighisoara we will stop in Viscri to see the famous fortified church of the village, also a Unesco World Heritage Site. Return to Moeciu de Sus. Dinner and accommodation.

Day 6: Breakfast and transfer to Sinaia, on the Prahova Valley, also known as the Pearl of the Carpathians, where we will see the Peles Castle (19th century), old summer residence of the romanian royal family, and the Sinaia Monastery (1695). We head on to Rasnov, to see its 15th century fortress which oversees the city. Our next stop will be in Bran, to visit the famous Dracula´s Castle. Return to Moeciu de Sus. Dinner and accommodation.

Day 7:
 
Breakfast and visit to the Libearty Bear Sanctuary in Zarnesti, the greatest bear reserve in Europe, where 85 bears that used to live in miserable conditions have been rescued, and live now a happy life in a natural environment. We head on to the Piatra Craiului National Park where we will cross the Zarnesti Gorges and we`ll go up hiking to the Curmatura Hut (1470 m altitude). Descent through Poiana Zanoaga. Return to Moeciu de  Sus. Dinner and accommodation.

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 15 kmts. Total ascent: 700 m. Total descent: 580 m. 

Day 8: Breakfast and  tour by bus of the Bucharest center. Transfer to Bucharest airport.


Very important: On kiking days is essential good physical shape and proper mountain equipment.

Cost per person (minimum 4 persons):

persons: 860 € per person.
persons: 830 € per person.
persons: 800 € per person.
persons: 750 € per person.

The cost includes:

-7 nights accommodation in a rural guesthouse in the village of Moeciu de Sus, in double room (all rooms have matrimonial beds), halfboard regime (breakfast and dinner, beverages not included); Single room supplement: + 105 € per room per stay.
-Return private transfer to Bucharest airport and all the transfers in a private vehicle to the touristical sites in the tour.
-Entrance tickets to all the museums in the programme.
-Bilingual guide.

The cost doesn´t include:

- Airplane tickets.
- Travel inssurance.
- Lunch.



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