October 23, 2015
5 days of winter experience in Romania
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Date: 20th -25th January
17th -22nd February
The tour is a blend of culture, nature and activities. You have the first day as a Bucharestexperience, visiting the Palace of Parliament, built by communists. Then first two days are spent in Sinaia resort, tobogganing or trekking, depending on weather conditions. Then you experience nature and medieval culture ofTransylvania.
Day 1: Meet with I explore representative at the airport. From airport you go to your hotel 4 *, where you check in. The hotel is located near Parliament House building, built in the communist era by the famous dictator Nicolae Ceausescu. Then you go for a tour ofBucharest, accompanied by I explore tour lider. Dinner in Old Town.
4 * hotel accommodation, dinner
Day 2: You set off to go to Sinaia. Sinaia is a famous resort located in Carpathians and there is one of the most beautiful and modern palaces built by King Carol I of Hohenzollern. After checking in at your 3* guesthouse and taking lunch, you should go to to enjoy tobogganing at 1400 or 2000 meters altitude. Dinner at your guesthouse.
Pension 3 *, breakfast, lunch, dinner
Sighisoara Clock Tower
Day 3: After breakfast you go to visit the Peles Castles. Lunch at your guesthouse and then you can either go tobogganing at 1400 meters altitude or enjoy optional trip to Romanian Sphinx. Then you will enjoy dinner in the Romanian 3* guesthouse.
Optionally, during the day, you may visit George Enescu Memorial House, national composer of the Romanians.
If you do not want snow tobogganing or there is no snow, you would probably enjoy a trip to the Romanian Sphinx (extra 25 euro/ person for at least 4 passengers -Including the cable car or the 4×4 driven car, depending on the weather condition).
Pension 3 *, breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 4: You have an early breakfast morning. Today you have an early leave on the road because you have a lot to see and do. The first stop will be at Bran castle which is said would have inspired Bram Stoker in his book Dracula. Even if there are no vampires, you will enjoy authentic medieval air thatBranCastle brings. Lunch will be served at a Romanian sheepfold in Bran. Off Bran, then you continue to hit the road toBrasov. Next stop is in Viscri, a Saxon village situated in thecounty ofBrasov. You visit the Evangelical fortified church, built in the 13th century.InViscri it is said that Prince Charles owns a house. Also, on Viscri citadel you can also visit an interesting ethnographic exhibition of folklore of the Saxons in Romania. You will stop at Saschiz fortified church, a UNESCO site. We enjoy dinner at the inn nearby. Last stop will be at Sighisoara where you stay.
3 * Hotel accommodation, breakfast, lunch, dinner.
Day 5: Breakfast at the hotel where you are staying. Morning meet with authorized guide will tour the city. Program allowed for shopping. Lunch and dinner at Hotel. The meeting takes place at 13.00 noon to 19.00 serving the dinner.
Hotel 3* breakfast, lunch, dinner
Day 6: After breakfast we meet in the lobby to go back toHenriCoandaAirport airport. Bon voyage and see you on the next trip.
The transportation for the route above in 19 places clasiffied minibus. For larger groups, the tariffs are lower, but we don’t recommend large groups.
5 nights accommodation in 4- 3* hotels
Entrance fee at :Palace of Parliament,Peles Castle, Bran Castle, Viscri Fortress and Museum, Saschiz Fortified Church
English speaking tourlider
Not included in the price:
Flights to and from Bucharest/ bus/ train tickets
Meals : dinner and lunches not described above
Optional trip to Sfinx
Drinks of any kind, alcohol or other personal costs
Single room supplement
Travel cancellation insurance
Trip is considered for 14-16 tourists.
Details and advice
25% at booking time in order to make advanced payment for accommodation and transport
75% 4 weeks prior holiday.
Payment: must be made by bank transfer or in cash, in either Lei or Euro.
The payment should be made at least 4 weeks prior journey.
The trip is calculated for minimum 2 persons sharing a room. Ask for prices for single supplement.
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