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Transylvanian Wolf

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Zarnesti, Romania
+40 744 319 708
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Great nature tour and bear hide

Dana took me and my brother on a fantastic full day tour of Piatra Craiului National Park finishing... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
travels35
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New York City, New York
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Awesome time

Did the National Park tour in the morning and the bear watch at night. Both were amazing. Dana... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
mikena2016
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Zarnesti, Romania
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+40 744 319 708
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"wealth of knowledge"
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"wonderful hosts"
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"national park"
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"each evening"
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"bear watching"
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"boar"
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"piatra craiului"
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"romanian life"
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"two night stay"
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"local flora and fauna"
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"seeing bears"
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"great nature"
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"tracking animals"
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"definitely stay here again"
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"wildlife walks"
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"guided hike"
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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Dana took me and my brother on a fantastic full day tour of Piatra Craiului National Park finishing with a bear hide in the evening. Dana has plenty of fascinating facts and insight about the area, the park and the villages nearby. All our questions...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Did the National Park tour in the morning and the bear watch at night. Both were amazing. Dana took my brother and me on a fantastic hike, and did a great job educating us about the people who lived in the region, and about the...More

1  Thank mikena2016
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

We had a two night stay and excellent snow hike with Dan in Piatra Craiului tracking animals by their footprints, climbing up through a remote mountain village within the park and hiking through the main gorge path to an exciting - and lucky - close...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Dan won local tour guide of the year (2017) and it's easy to see why. His wealth of knowledge is absolutely incredible. I went with hope of seeing Bears and was extremely fortunate to see bears on 3 days out of 5. We saw signs...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We really enjoyed our stay with Dan and Luminita of Transylvania Wolf. We had two nights during a snowy March. The accommodation was very warm, comfortable and homely. Our day in the hills with Dan was wonderful, and very informative on the populations and habits...More

Thank Squamyontour
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Dan and Luminița were excellent hosts when we stayed with them for 4 nights and did 4 days worth of wildlife tracking. Bears were in hibernation and the wolves must've been hiding, but we had great encounters with birds, wild boar, shepherd dogs, foxes and...More

Thank Anastaszia W
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

We went on a nature trek with Dan into the nearby national park to look for signs of bear/wolf/boar/lynx. Although the only wildlife consisted of a red fox and several interesting birds Dan took care to point out numerous traces of bears in the woods...More

1  Thank Jennifer C
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Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We went to a morning walk with Dana Marin as our guide. She is a sweet person. We enjoyed her explanations. It was challenging and educational. The best time of our Rumanian vacation.

Thank Ofer A
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing experience Dan was a fantastic guide, we saw 9 different bears feeding in the wild.. Luminitsa cooked delicious food, nothing was too much trouble for them both.Great accommodation. Can't speak highly enough of our time with them and would love to return.

2  Thank deniset51
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We had a two night stay at Transylvanian Wolf, hosted by Dan and his lovely wife. Dan took us on a 6-hour hike into the national park where he shared his vast wealth of knowledge, having grown up in the area and being a trained...More

Thank James C
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Emily E
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Response from Bobbity B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Emily - sorry, not logged onto TripAdvisor for months... You can book via email before you leave the UK. Staying with Dan and family is entirely optional, we asked but their B&B was booked up so we camped at Vampire... More
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Response from MGH1960 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Picked up a hire car from the airport. With a sat nav it was so simple to find. Enjoy
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