Culture & Adventure in Transylvania & Bukovina

Piatra Fantanele
Moldovita Monastery
Voronet Monastery
Neamt Citadel
Turda Salt Mine

6 days / 5 nights

from 789 eur/person

departures on request

from 789.00 €
    Culture & Adventure in Transylvania & Bukovina
    Day 1 Cluj-Napoca
    Arrival at Cluj-Napoca International Airport.
    Welcome by the local guide.
    Transfer at the hotel.
    Accommodation in Cluj-Napoca.
    Day 2 Cluj-Napoca - Bistrita - Piatra Fantanele - Gura Humorului - breakfast, lunch, dinner
    Departure for Piatra Fantanele, in the Eastern  Carpathians, famous place described by Bram Stoker in his even more famous novel, “Dracula”
    Stop in Bistrita. Visit of Evangelical Church, masterpiece of Transylvanian Gothic style.
    You’ll assist at a short “Dracula show” inside the Hotel “Dracula Castle”.
    If there’s good weather, you have the chance to take great photos, having an exceptional panorama over the valleys and mountains.
    Lunch at the restaurant of the hotel.
    We continue to Gura Humorului.
    Check-in at the hotel.
    Accommodation Gura Humorului.
    Day 3 Gura Humorului - Moldovita - Gura Humorului - Voronet - Humor Monastery - Gura Humorului - breakfast, lunch, dinner
    Departure for Moldovita.
    Visit of Moldovita Monastery, UNESCO World Heritage Site.
    Back to Gura Humorului.
    Lunch at the hotel restaurant.
    Departure for Voronet.
    Visit of the Voronet Monastery, UNESCO World Heritage Site, famous for its unique “Voronet Blue” color.
    Departure for Humor Monastery.
    Visit of Humor Monastery, also part of the World Heritage.
    Back to Gura Humorului.
    Accommodation Gura Humorului.
    Day 4 Gura Humorului - Targu Neamt - Bicaz Gorges - Red Lake - Cluj-Napoca - breakfast, lunch, dinner
    Departure for Targu Neamt.
    Visit of famous medieval Citadel.
    Departure for Bicaz Gorges, the wildest gorges in Romania.
    We continue to Red Lake, the only natural dam lake in Romania.
    Departure for Cluj-Napoca.
    Arrival in Cluj-Napoca.
    Accommodation in Cluj-Napoca.
    Day 5 Cluj-Napoca - Turda - Cluj-Napoca - breakfast, dinner
    Departure for Turda.
    Visit of famous Turda Salt Mine.
    Back to Cluj-Napoca.
    Cluj-Napoca city tour: Saint Michael Catholic Church, Orthodox Cathedral.
    Optional: shopping “Clujana” shoes, porcelain, “Jolidon” lingerie and swimwear or Gerovital creams.
    Accommodation in Cluj-Napoca.
    Day 6 Cluj-Napoca - breakfast
    Transfer to Cluj-Napoca International Airport.
    Flight back home.

    Tour Highlights:
    • Cultural cities: Cluj-Napoca, Bistrita, with prominent museums and attractions: Evangelical Church in Bistrita; St Michael Cathedral in Cluj-Napoca; Orthodox Cathedral in Cluj-Napoca;
    • On “Dracula’s Legend” steps: Hotel “Dracula Castle” in Piatra Fantanele;
    • On the footsteps of great heroes in Romanian history: Vlad Tepes;
    • Bukovina painted Monasteries, UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Moldovita; Voronet; Humor.

    Remarks: According with weather conditions, program can be adapted.

    Price/person, in eur:  
    Number of paying tourists
    41 and more
    Price/person in double
    Single room supplement

    Price includes:
    • Accommodation with breakfast included for 5 nights in standard double or single rooms in:
       Cluj-Napoca - Ramada 4* or similar - 3 nights;
       Gura Humorului - Best Western Bukovina 4* or similar - 2 nights;
    • Transfers:
    • 4 dinners;
    • 3 lunches;
    • “Dracula” show at “Dracula Castle Hotel”;
    • Transportation in modern minivan/coach, according to the size of the group;
    • English speaking guide;
    • All the visitors activities according to the program;
    • Entrance fees for all the sights in the program;
    • Local and governmental taxes;
    • Full assistance from the moment of your arrival until your departure.

    Price does not include:
    • International air transportation to and from Cluj-Napoca, Romania;
    • Expenses of personal nature such as travel insurance, laundry, beverages etc;
    • Expenses such as: telephone, fax, laundry, internet etc;
    • Camera and video camera fees in tourist sites;
    • Tips for guide, driver, porters at the hotels, waiters at the restaurants;
    • Lunches in days: 1,5 and 6;
    • Dinners in days: 1 and 6;
    • Tips;
    • Drinks;
    • Any optional activities, excursion etc;
    • Visa for Romania, if applicable;
    • Any optional activities, excursion etc;
    • Any element not included in chapter “Price includes”.

    1. Altering the visiting schedule (with a rate of up to 15%) without altering the general structure of the trip may be due to:
    2. flight schedule changes;
    3. weather conditions;
    4. monument closure/reconstruction/visiting hours/days for visits.
    5. The offer is subject of availability;
    6. Most of Romania’s Monuments/Museums/Castles are closed on Mondays;
    7. We will adjust the program according with your flight schedule.

    Terms and conditions:
    • The offer is valid from the moment of its framing
    • Accepting the offer means assuming the payment of 20% from the total value of the services package, at the moment of booking;
    • The rest of the payment will be paid no later than 21 days before the trip begins.
    • The rooming list will be sent no later than 7 days before the trip begins.
    • Canceling the whole group means loosing the 20% deposit.
    • Canceling with 20 days or less before arrival will be penalized with 30%.