Hiking Tours in the Bucegi Mountains-7 days-MountainGuide-Sibiu

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It is said that Bucegi is the mountain of mysteries or the mountain of the Dacians.
Because this mountain is not just the stone heart of Romania, but also a wonderful sanctuary; a saint mountain, from where one can see far in the distance, the whole country till the Danube River; it is a stone deity with a Dacian appearance always watching Romania. The Sphinx, one of the symbolic monuments in Bucegi, also known as the face carved in stone, watches always with its eyes wide open over its people, the Dacians.

Why the Dacians mountain?
It is said that in Bucegi, Zamolxis, the king of the Dacians, used to live.According to Strabo, Zamolxis used to live in a cave.
Why should you try a hiking trip in Bucegi ?
Bucegi thrills you with its wonderful landscapes skillfully carved by weather in the shape of some mythical characters.
Any tourist who steps on the Bucegi plateau, regardless his native places, has heard and wished to see and touch the strange shapes of these cliffs.

Technical details:
Difficulty level: Active – the tour is generally dedicated to experienced tourists;
Duration: 6 nights/ 7 days
Ideal time of year: June, 1st – October 1st
No. of persons: 4-15 pax

Day 1: Welcome in Romania!
Arrival at the International Airport in Bucharest.
Transfer till Sinaia…Short visit to the Peles Castle, summer residence of our first king, called Carol I of Romania.
Dinner and overnight at Cota 1400 hotel.

Day 2: Cota 1400 Hotel – Mioriţa Cabin – Furnica Peak ( 2103 m) – Piatra Arsă Complex –Babele Cabin ( 2200 m).
Length  of the tour: about 5 hours
Difficulty level: Easy- Medium.
Level difference: + 800 m.
Visit the “Babele”  and “Sfinxul” monuments.
Dinner and overnight at Babele cabin( 2200 m).

Day 3: Babele Cabin – “The Heroes Cross” ( Caraiman Cross ) 2284 m – Coştila – Sugarilor Saddle – Omu Peak( 2505 m) – Summer trail to  Mălăieşti Cabin.
Length  of the tour: about 6 hours
Difficulty level: Medium.
Level difference: + 305 m / - 785 m.
Dinner and overnight at Mălăieşti cabin( 1720 m ).

Day 4: Mălăieşti Cabin – Brâna Caprelor area – Bucşoiu Peak ( 2492 m) –Bucşoiului Saddle – Hornul Mare al Mălăieştilor – Mălăieşti Cabin( 1720 m).
Length  of the tour: about 5-6 hours
Difficulty level: Medium-Hard.
Level difference: + 772 m / - 772 m.
Dinner and overnight at Mălăieşti cabin( 1720 m ).

Day 5: Mălăieşti Cabin – Padina Crucii Peak –Ţigăneşti Valley( 2050 m ) –Ţigăneşti Saddle ( 2178 m ) – Clincea ridge – Poartă area – Bran village.
Length  of the tour: about 7-8 hours.
Level difference: + 458 m / - 1380 m.
Difficulty level: Medium.
Dinner and overnight to a local pension in Bran village.

Day 6: Bran village – Râşnov fortress – Braşov city.
Visit the Bran castle, the famous castle of Dracula, the vampire from Transylvania.
Transfer to Râşnov fortress . Cultural tour in  Braşov
Dinner and overnight to a pension in Brasov.

Day 7:  Good by Romania.

Transfer to International Airport Otopeni in Bucharest.
End of the tour.


The price includes:
- 3 nights of accommodation in pension.
- 3 nights of accommodation in mountain cabins.
- Full-board
- Lunch packages (sandwiches, fruit, water) for all the trekking days
- Welcome  dinner and departure dinner in a fancy Romanian restaurant
- Transportation (in a bus, according to the number of tourists)
- Professional mountain guide (English, German and Spanish speaker)
- Professional cultural guide (English, French, Spanish speaker) for Alba Iulia
-  A souvenir gift

Price does not include:
-Accident/life insurance
-Special equipment
-Flight ticket
-  Other expenses that haven’t been mentioned

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