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Small-Group Day Trip in Romanian Authentic Mountain Villages from Brasov provided by Active Travel

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Small-Group Day Trip in Romanian Authentic Mountain Villages from Brasov

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2 adults
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You'll start at
Muzeul Județean de Istorie
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  • 1
    Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Piatra Craiului National Park
    Stop: 5 hours - Admission excluded
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You'll end at
Muzeul Județean de Istorie
Piața Sfatului 30, Brașov 500025, RomaniaThe History Museum entrance. Complimentary pick-up from Brasov!
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Important Information
Departure Point
Muzeul Județean de Istorie, Piața Sfatului 30, Brașov 500025, Romania
7–9 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Private guide
  • Lunch
  • Transport by private, air-conditioned car
  • Visit to the Bat Cave and to the oldest guest house in the National Park
  • Cheese tastings
  • Complimentary pick-up from Brasov city
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
  • Entry/Admission - Piatra Craiului National Park
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress warmly: Sturdy and waterproof hiking shoes and warm clothes recommended
  • Route may be changed without notice due to weather conditions
  • Important note about Pestera and Magura Village - in those 2 villages the people never died because of cancer or heart attack - they leave an healthy life: working the land, taking care of animals (sheep and cows), preparing and eating home made food from their small farm (meat, eggs, milk), drinking fresh water from the spring and home made alcoholic drink called "tuica" made from different fruits as apples, plums, pears!
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • The cheese tasting and lunch are taking place at one of the gueshouses in the area.
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Minimum 2 people. If you are single you pay as for 2.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Anne Langhout wrote a review Oct 2019
1 contribution
This day trip was the highlight of our travels in Romania. It included just the right amount of walking and stopping to enjoy the views, a bat cave and the local animals. We stopped for a cheese tasting which included lunch. The lunch was a cheese and polenta casserole, more
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Date of experience: September 2019
Response from MarianTirla222, Owner at Small-Group Day Trip in Romanian Authentic Mountain Villages from Brasov
Responded 27 Oct 2019
Thank you so much for your review!
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Gun L wrote a review Oct 2018
Hanoi24 contributions7 helpful votes
On Oct 6 2018 we made this trip organized by Active travel with a private guide. We were a party of 4 in ages between 72 and 81. We had a wonderful memorable day! The best day in Romainia! The trip was perfect. The best guide you could wish for and an amazing landscape. Thank
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Response from Marian T, Owner at Small-Group Day Trip in Romanian Authentic Mountain Villages from Brasov
Responded 11 Oct 2018
A wonderful area to walk, you are right! Thank you!
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Miruna_Andrei wrote a review Aug 2018
Burke, Virginia1 contribution
The tour we took was well organized and hit all the points we were interested in. It included the Bran Castle, the Rasnov Citadel and the villages. Everyone at ActiveTravel was very flexible and accommodating. Marian, the business owner, was very prompt. Karol, our tour guide,
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Date of experience: August 2018
Response from Marian T, Owner at Small-Group Day Trip in Romanian Authentic Mountain Villages from Brasov
Responded 19 Aug 2018
Thank you Miruna for your review! Day tour in Romanian mountain villages is quite a good experience!
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  • Duration: 7–9 hours
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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