TRIPS INTO THE MOUNTAINS
Hike trough the East Carpathian Mountains
We explore Seklerland’s mountains through exceptional off-road vehicle tours. We visit hidden little villages, take a trip to the Little Bicaz strait waterfall, climb the Vit-Havas, with an altitude of 1609 m. We will taste cheese at authentic sheepfolds. We will also tour the Big Hasmas National Park, drink water from the spring of Romania’s two biggest rivers Marosh and Olt.
Our program also includes tours to the Terko Meadow and climbing the Vf. Ecem Peak which is 1706 meters high. We close out trip with visiting Muntii Calimani, more experienced and challenge seeking hikers can climb the Big Pietros Peak, 2.102 m altitude. This is the highest peak of Mures and Harghita county. If you don’t feel confident enough to climb these peaks you can wait for the team at the shores of the legendary Iezer Lake which is rumored to be bottomless. Folktales say if you throw a rock in it that will land in the Black Sea.
We will hike in average 8 hours per day with one-hour lunch break. These hikes don’t require high fitness levels, anyone with average fitness can complete them. No rock-climbing equipment is needed.
Our trips are suitable for minimum 4 maximum 6-8 persons. Accommodation is ensured in 2 bed bedrooms with a common bathroom.
We ensure two warm meals and a picnic for lunch every day.
Tour lead, 5 nights accommodation, two warm meals and a picnic for lunch every day.
The meeting point is in Gheorgheni.the trip last 6 days from which the hiking takes up 5 days. On the first day we start the trip after breakfast, on the last day the trip ends before noon.
Required equipment: hiking boots, layered warm clothes, raincoat, rain pants warm clothes.
Travel insurance is recommended.
We work with reliable, durable and comfortable type 1 and type 2 Land Rover Discovery off-road vehicles.
We offer local food.
Copious breakfast and three course dinner: soup, second course and dessert. Picnic for lunch.
We also prepare vegetarian meals if needed and pay attention to the allergies if you notice us in advance.
Airport transfer possibilities:
Bucharest Airport: 330 km, 160 euro/ way/car (4 people). Transfer
time 5-6 hours.
Tirgu Mures airport: 150 km, 80 euro/way/car (4 people). Transfer time 2.30 hours.
Cluj Napoca airport: 230 km, 100 euro/way/car (4 people). Transfer time 4 hour.
Sibiu airport: 230 km, 100 euro/way/car (4 people). Transfer time 4 hours.
Destination is Gheorgheni.
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