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Bear Watching in The Wild from Brasov provided by Discovery Transylvania

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Bear Watching in The Wild from Brasov

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Meet your driver-guide at your hotel from Brasov in the late afternoon and set off by air-conditioned minivan or car ,and you will go by car for about 30 minutes in the forests around Brasov . As you travel, gain fascinating insights into the brown bears, hearing how they can grow to enormous sizes, with some males reaching up to 770 pounds (350 kgs). Learn about their lives in the wild, and how their sharp sense of smell is vital in ensuring their survival. We will meet with the Rangeer who will show us the rules that we have to respect in the habitat of the bears.Then we will walk about 20 minutes or with a jeep to the observatory . Here we will see the brown bears in their environment. We will photograph males, females with chickens and their interaction. After about two hours, we leave the observer, we will return to the van.You will be left in Brasov at your hotel. You will have wonderful memories of the wild life of the brown bear seen in the forest.
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    Discovery Transylvania
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
    In Romania we have the largest brown bear population in Europe, about half of this population (6000 bears) live in Romania. For about 2 hours we will be standing with brown bears in the Transylvanian forests. Rangers accompanied by deep in the forest and in an observer we will see the free bears in their natural environment. We will see adults, females with cubs and their struggle for survival in the natural and wild environment. We'll be able to see deer, foxes and wild boars
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Important Information
3–4 hours
  • Private transfer from Brașov to the bear-watching place and back
  • Professional driver-guide
  • Forest ranger escort in forest
  • Pickup and drop-off from all hotels in Brasov
  • Small Group
  • Entry/Admission - Discovery Transylvania
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Dress warmly: sturdy, waterproof footwear and warm clothing recommended
  • Do NOT dress in bright colors
  • Do NOT use any perfume
  • Do NOT bring any food with you
  • Minimum age allowed: 5 years old.
  • Between November and April, every year, this tour can not be organized because the bears hibernate.
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 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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angie wrote a review Sep 2019
Armagh, United Kingdom227 contributions95 helpful votes
Had a lovely few hours watching the bears. The area is close to Brasov so travel time is a minimum. We had 5 individual bears visit that evening. The ranger was knowledgeable and experienced. Bring good shoes as the walk is quite uneven..
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3–4 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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