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

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

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Updated 26/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 26/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Muzeul Județean de Istorie
    Or, you can also get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 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, Romania
    The History Museum entrance. Complimentary pick-up from Brasov!
    See address & details
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Important Information
Departure Point
Muzeul Județean de Istorie, Piața Sfatului 30, Brașov 500025, Romania
Duration
7–9 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • 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
Exclusions
  • 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.
  • Minimum 2 people. If you are single you pay as for 2.
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Please bring your own mask; we provide hand sanitizer. We are cleaning vehicles after every tour.
  • 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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Mircea wrote a review Jun. 2020
Cluj-Napoca, Romania13 contributions3 helpful votes
Mihai Craciun is a very well trained guide. And a very good company. Me and my friends had a very pleasant experience today. I strongly recommend this guy to everyone! Mircea
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from MarianTirla222, Owner at Small-Group Day Trip in Romanian Authentic Mountain Villages from Brasov
Responded 29 Jun. 2020
We really thank you for booking with us, Mircea! Thank you for your review, also!
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Camelia C wrote a review Jun. 2020
Harman, Romania1 contribution
Spectacular view of Piatra Craiului Massif, vlilages with houses spread on green meadows, relaxing atmosphere. Mihai, the guide, offered ia o lot of information and local legends. I recommend Active Travel agency for excelent services !
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from MarianTirla222, Owner at Small-Group Day Trip in Romanian Authentic Mountain Villages from Brasov
Responded 29 Jun. 2020
Thank you so much for booking with us, Camelia! Indeed, the walk is amazing!
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Anne Langhout wrote a review Oct. 2019
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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
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Response from MarianTirla222, Owner at Small-Group Day Trip in Romanian Authentic Mountain Villages from Brasov
Responded 28 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 12 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
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Response from Marian T, Owner at Small-Group Day Trip in Romanian Authentic Mountain Villages from Brasov
Responded 20 Aug. 2018
Thank you Miruna for your review! Day tour in Romanian mountain villages is quite a good experience!
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Key Details
  • Duration: 7–9 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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