Transfăgărășan Highway and Wild Brown Bears - Small group max 7 passangers

Transfăgărășan Highway and Wild Brown Bears - Small group max 7 passangers

This is a shared tour from Bucharest to the Transfăgărășan highway in Carpathians Mountains. It will be a small group of maximum 7 passengers.

We pick you up from a central location, in the morning and drive to the Făgăraș Mountains.
The first stop will be at the real castle of Vlad the Impaler - Poienari Citadel, which is currently under renovation and does not post the visit.
After we will stop at the impressive Vidraru Dam and Lake.
The third stop will be to see the brown bears on the side of the road.
Then we will reach the famous Transfăgărășan, the best road in the world - according to BBC show Top Gear. That will take us to the Goat waterfalls and Balea glacial lake where we will have lunch and free time.
In the afternoon we will return to Bucharest on the same road.
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!!! IMPORTANT:
This tour will take place if there are at least two tourists registered.

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Poienari Castle, Transfagarasan, Arefu 117040 Romania

The fortress of a legendary Prince Vlad the Impaler. Surrounded by legends and forests, overlooking the abys from its high-altitude location, the fortress of Poenari is part of the legacy of the mythical Vlad the Impaler. This medieval prince, praised for his victories against the Turks and his ultimate sense of justice, was also dreaded for his extreme punishments against traitors.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Vidraru Dam, DN7C, Curtea de Arges 117040 Romania

Vidraru Dam is a dam in Romania. It was completed in 1966 on the Argeș River and creates Lake Vidraru. The arch dam was built with the primary purpose to produce hydroelectricity. The dam's height is 166 metres, the arch length 305 meters and it can store 465 million cubic metres of water. The reservoir has a total shoreline (perimeter) length of 28 km.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Transfagarasan Highway, Dn 7C Sibiu and Arges County, Curtea de Arges 115300 Romania

Transfagarasan Highway is Romania’s most spectacular and best known road and, thanks to an appearance on BBC Top Gear in 2009, now one of the country’s most popular tourist attractions. Fully open only from June to October, the road’s highest point is at 2042 metres: the tunnel which links the northern and southern sides at Lake Balea (Balea Lac).

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Le Lac Balea, Fagaras Mountains Romania

Is a glacier lake situated at 2,034 m of altitude in the Făgăraș Mountains, in central Romania, in Cârțișoara, Sibiu County. There are two chalets opened all the year round, a meteorological station and a mountain rescue (Salvamont) station. It is accessible by car on the Transfăgărășan road during the summer, and the rest of the year by a cable car from the "Bâlea Cascadă" chalet.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Capra Wasserfall, DN 7C - Cabana Balea Cascada, Fagaras 505200 Romania

The waterfall is fed by lake Capra situated at 2241 meters altitude. The waterfall is 40 meters high. Because of its abundance it hardly ever gets frozen in wintertime. The bridge in front of the waterfall is always packed with wonder-struck tourists

Duration: 10 minutes



Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Children must be accompanied by at least one adult"
"IMPORTANT: THIS TOUR REQUIRES A MINIMUM OF 3 PARTICIPANTS"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers"



Start Time: 8:00 AM
Duration: 12 To 13 Hours
Start location: University Square, Bulevardul Regina Elisabeta 3, București 030167, Romania

Traveler pickup is offered


Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

Included

  • Pick-up and drop-off from Bucharest city center
  • Small group of up to 7 people
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • 2 hours free time at the top of the mountain for walk and lunch

Not Included

  • Lunch
  • Additional tipping service, only if you like the tour

Facilities


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