Bear Watching in Transylvania 2-Day Tour

On this 2 day tour you will visit the most interesting of Transylvania's sites and have a one in a life time experience, by seeing the Romanian brown bears in their natural habitat - the Carpahtian forest.

Brown bears have a large global distribution which reflects their ability to adapt to a variety of habitats. There are estimated to be more than 200,000 brown bears worldwide, with approximately 6,000 individuals in the Carpathian region of Romania. They are amongst the largest living carnivores and can grow to an enormous size, males up to 350kg, and females to 200kg, with the biggest on record being recorded in Romania weighing 480kg.

per adult from

$693

NZD

Duration

2 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • Accommodation included: 1 night
    • Private tour
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Overnight accommodation at 4* Hotel in Sighisoara
    • Breakfast
    • Private licensed English speaking guide
    • Transportation by comfortable air-conditioned car/van
    • Bear Watching Experience
    What's excluded :
    • Entrance fees & photo/video fees
    • Food & drinks (unless specified)
    • Entry/Admission - Peles Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)

  • Day 1: Bucharest - Peles Castle - Sighisoara Tour (UNESCO) - Bear Watching - Overnight in Sighisoara

    Pass By: UnzipRomania Travel, Str Epigonilor, București 052032, Romania
    Pick-up from your hotel lobby.

    Stop At: Peles Castle, Str. Pelesului 2, Sinaia 106100 Romania
    Inside tour at Peles Castle.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Sighisoara Historic Center, Piata Cetatii Nr.1 Center of Sighisoara, Sighisoara 545400 Romania
    Sighisoara (UNESCO) is one of the few inhabited fortified towns in the world and it provides a splendid example of medieval town planning. Here, all the elements of the medieval world have been perfectly preserved.

    Highlights: The Clock Tower & History Museum, The Church on the Hill, House of Dracula, The pupils roofed stairways, German cemetery.
    Duration: 2 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Overnight in Sighisoara at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel 4* or similar.

    Day 2: Sighisoara - Brasov Tour - Bran Castle aka Dracula's Castle - Bucharest

    Stop At: Brasov Historical Center, Piazza Sfatului, Brasov Romania
    Enjoy a tour of Brasov medieval town. Highlights: Black Church, Citadel of Brasov, Ecaterina's Gate, White Tower, Black Tower, The Blacksmiths Bastion, The Weavers Bastion, The Ropemakers Bastion, The Drapers Bastion.
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Str. General Traian Mosoiu nr. 24, Bran 507025 Romania
    Bran Castle - Afterwards travel to the town of Bran, where you will visit the Castle of Dracula. Surrounded by an aura of mystery and legend and perched high atop a 200-foot-high rock, Bran Castle owes its fame to its imposing towers and turrets as well as to the myth created around Bram Stocker’s novel 'Dracula'.
    Duration: 2 hours

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We offer pick-up from any hotel / apartment rental / accommodation in Bucharest. Please make sure to include your hotel or complete pick-up address when booking.
    Departure Time :
    7:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • PLEASE NOTE!
    • Peles Castle is closed on certain dates. On the dates when Peles Castle is closed this site will be substituted for Pelisor Castle (if open on your travel date) or Rasnov Fortress, a fascinating medieval peasant citadel from the 14th century.
    • PLEASE NOTE! Peles Castle schedule is:
    • >Winter season (17 Sep 2018 - 06 May 2019): Peles Castles is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.
    • >Summer season (07 May 2019 - 29 Sep 2019): Peles Castle is closed on Mondays.
    • >04 - 26 Nov 2019: Peles Castle is closed the entire period for restoration works.
    • >Sunday - 28 April 2019: Peles Castle is closed due to Orthodox Easter Holiday
    • >Monday - 29 April 2019: Peles Castle is Open
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
    If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

7

Organised by UnzipRomania Travel

Activity ID: V-8313P16

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