Transylvania is one of Romania's least disturbed regions, an area of ancient Saxon villages, medieval towns and castles and abundant wildlife.  On this trip you will discover all of these on walks through the mountains, forests, canyons and farmland.
Transylvania is one of Romania's least disturbed regions, an area of ancient Saxon villages, medieval towns and castles and abundant wildlife.  On this trip you will discover all of these on walks through the mountains, forests, canyons and farmland.
Romania

Transylvanian walks and wildlife

Small Group Holiday

8

CA$

days from

1999

Transylvania is one of Romania's least disturbed regions, an area of ancient Saxon villages, medieval towns and castles and abundant wildlife. On this trip you will discover all of these on walks through the mountains, forests, canyons and farmland.

Activity / Theme

Country

Culture, Nature & Wildlife, Hiking

Romania

Comfort Level

Physical Rating

Moderate

Leisurely / Moderate

Transportation

Minibus, horse-drawn cart, on foot

Accommodation

Comfortable private guesthouse

Months of Operation

May, June, July, August, September, October

Adventure Coordinators Insider Tip:

I found Transylvania to be perfect for hiking.  Nights get cool here though, especially at altitude, so perhaps throw a toque in your bag.

Itinerary

DAY 1 Start Bucharest; to Magura
DAY 2 Walk through Kalibash villages
DAY 3 Horse-drawn cart and hike in Barza Valley; bear safari
DAY 4 Hike through alpine pastures
DAY 5 Walk alpine trail; observe birdlife
DAY 6 Visit Brasov and Bran Castle
DAY 7 Visit Brown bear sanctuary; hike Vulcan
DAY 8 End Bucharest Airport

Inclusions

All breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners
All accommodation
Services of local guide

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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