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Trekking the Transylvanian Alps TTA

Visiting: Romania
Trip Duration 8 Days

Walking In Romania

On this walking tour in Romania we experience local hospitality, discover beautiful countryside and explore historic towns. We get well off the beaten track as we travel deep into the Transylvanian Alps, the legendary home of Dracula. Staying in a local guesthouse and mountain huts we walk through the imposing Bran Valley and to the Piatra Craiului Mountains, for one of the most spectacular ridge walks in Europe. We also have the opportunity to visit the ornately decorated Peles and Bran Castles.

Tour Highlights

  • Transylvania - Get into the heart of the Southern Carpathians, walk in beautiful countryside
  • Bran and Peles castles - Ornately decorated (optional trips)
  • A warm welcome - Experience fantastic hospitality and traditional food from our guest house in Moieciu
  • Bucharest - Explore the city with a local guide, including the Village Museum


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour Bucharest Airport; drive to Sinaia

  • 2
    Visit Peles Castle, cable car to Bucegi Plateau. Hike through the Bucegi mountains to the Omu Mountian Hut

  • 3
    Walk from Omu Hut descending through the Bran Valley to Moeicu

  • 4
    Visit Bran Castle (optional); walk towards the Piatra Craiului Mountains

  • 5
    Piatra Craiului Ridge walk

  • 6
    Walk from Curmatura Hut through the Zarnesti Gorge to Moeciu

  • 7
    Drive to Bucharest to explore the capital

  • 8
    Tour ends Bucharest

Trip notes

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Customer rating:
Trekking the Transylvanian Alps
Included meals 7 5 5
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
2 nights Standard Hotel
3 nights Simple Hut
2 nights Standard Guesthouse
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader
Maximum Altitude on Trek (m)
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16