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a cycling and hiking tour in Transilvania / Romania
We are offering this extraordinary Transilvanian experience and the opportunity to find out about its people culture and customs.
As you will observe on this tour in Transilvania, the main activity in the region is agriculture and old farmers still uses horses and carts to work the land. You will discover an old world that is still alive in this area.
Cycling routes are 40 miles a day in average with plenty of time to rest and take photos as well as stops to visit a few of the old fortresses, citadels or fortified churches that were built to give shelter to a hole village in case of a siege. A stop will be as well to Bran Castle, well known as Dracula's Castle.
Hiking days will be in average 5 - 6 hours long, with plenty of time to take photos and study the different flower, the birds, treks of wildlife, etc.
Everyday you will complete your history information while visiting medieval castles, fortresses, churches or only a normal house of a local.
- 11 Days
- Tour Language:
- Cost From:
- EUR 1392
Tour Distance & Dates
- On request
Double Occupancy / Twin Share
Single Supplement: Available
all transfers - land only, with comfortable car/mini-bus/bus
all accommodation with breakfast as specified in the itinerary
horse and cart ride on one day
visit to a Sheppard camp (subject to accessibility of location)
one night will be in a guesthouse with shared bathroom
daily transfer of the luggage, from one hotel to the next one
transfer off all bikes on non cycling days
service of an experienced / professional English speaking guide
flight tickets, insurance, visa cost if necessary
lunch meals and dinners throughout the whole trip
entrance and photo tax inside tourist sites (museums, etc)
cable car ticket on the second day
drinks, personal expenses, gratuities