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Transfagarasan Highway

Dn 7C | Sibiu and Arges County, Curtea de Arges 115300, Romania
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“balea lake” (35 reviews)
“top gear” (41 reviews)
“cable car” (18 reviews)
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Dn 7C | Sibiu and Arges County, Curtea de Arges 115300, Romania
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's simple. If you have a motorbike this is a road you have to ride. I don't fancy doing it in a car much at the weekend though - it was heaving ! Queues like you wouldn't believe to see the lake at the top....More

1  Thank James H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

wonderful high mountain road , very well constructed afording wonderful views of the magestic Fagaras range. not to be missed if you are in the Karpatien region.

1  Thank Yaacovkbh
Reviewed 4 days ago

This road reminds me somehow on Trollstigen near Geiranger fjord in Norway. Both roads have similar hairpin bends, waterfalls and viewpoints on the top. Unfortunately, on the day of our visit it was raining, so we could not enjoy the views as we probably could...More

1  Thank Soccca
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Funtastic driving experience, hundreds of curves both side of the hill; unimaginable sights, wonderful forests, waterfalls, lakes. Compulsory program for everyone, must see.

1  Thank lbl123
Reviewed 5 days ago

Everyone who is in Romania, whether a car lover or not, must take a drive on this highway. Amazing natural views and clean air to take in. Such a wonderful experience.

1  Thank Ali_Al-Ghanim
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ran this road in the mid of June (15th) In official website it was written the road will be open from 1st of July. But when we got to the top, we sow that the gates are open. So probably this depends on the...More

1  Thank Dzeikob
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sibiu was our last stop after 22 days in Romania. We elected NOT to go to ASTRA......and because we thought Corvin Castle was a long drive(I don't believe it really was)......and because we had a rental car......we took the opportunity to see what all the...More

1  Thank morewierd
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are visiting Romania you can't miss this place. The view from the top is breathtaking. Pack some extra worm clothes, it's pretty cold even in the summer.

Thank 50nya
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had great expectations about the Transfagarasan, also known as the DN7C, but it exceed everything I could possible imagine. It is 90km of outstanding natural beauty and magnificent engineering, crossing between the two highest peaks of the Southern Carpathian mountains, where the road reaches...More

1  Thank Asdrúbal C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I will not be popular, but I have to be honest and this means being blunt: This road got the best ever marketing from Top Gear, and in my opinion is overrated. To avoid any misunderstanding I have to say that the scenery if great,...More

Thank Varadinum
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jaakkojaakko77
13 July 2017|
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Response from Bogdanson | Reviewed this property |
It is ok to drive from Sibiu to Pitesti but don't do it in the night because: 1) you lose a magnificent landscape 2) at the end of august it is possible to meet fog and even snow around the Balea lake 3) the are a lot of... More
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Mariana S
14 June 2017|
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Response from 4WD R | Reviewed this property |
It si not so scary. It is with a lot of curves and inclination but still as a normal road nothing special, except view of course. Could be very crowded (vehicles but even bikes) and than you should be careful. Take you time... More
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steews
5 June 2017|
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Response from mutantu | Reviewed this property |
Hi, For spending time, in my opinion, the best place is Balea Lac where are 2 cottages. One is the old cottage which was refurbish and one was build in the last 20 years on the edge of the lake. I never stayed there but I... More
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