5 Nights/6 days Limited availability Price: $ 2750.00
Book trip with a deposit of $1000.00 Price increase of 20% February 1st.
Included in this 6 Day Adventure Holiday
All scheduled run activities & race registration for Transylvania Bike Adventure.
You can bring and use your own bike if preferred but pricing will be the same.
Balance payment of $1750.00 due 90 Days In Advance of Event Date.
We are excited to offer our first mountain bike trip to Romania! Step back in time and spend 6 remarkable days exploring the heartland of Transylvania, experiencing the rugged Carpathians on mountain bike with experienced and professional guides.
All routes are suitable for beginner to intermediate mountain bike enthusiasts.
Along with members of our trip staff you’ll also get to enjoy spending time in beautiful and charming mountain villages and towns like Brasov, one of Romania’s hidden gems.
A 3 star hotel in Brasov and
A 3 star mountain lodge in Simon Mountain Village.
PROGRAM: SEPTEMBER 6th – SEPTEMBER 11th, 2016
Day 1: September 6 – Tuesday – Pick up and arrival and reception at Kolping hotel in Brasov city. Meeting the staff.
Services included: transportation, dinner and accommodation.
Day 2: September 7 – Wednesday – trail ride (10 -20k, 600-1200m ascent) – road and paths in the forest of Brasov city. Accommodation is at Kolping hotel. Each participant has to carry his own lunch and water that are provided by our staff.
Services included: breakfast, packed lunch, dinner and accommodation.
Day 3: September 8 – Thursday – trail ride (20 – 30k, 800-1300m ascent) – pack all the luggage and transfer by our van to Piatra Craiului National Park, duration 40-50 minutes, and start the bike ride in Piatra Craiului National Park. In afternoon transfer back to our accommodation place in Simon Mountain Village, at Alina’s Conacul Simonean. Each participant has to carry his own lunch and water that are provided by our staff.
Services included: breakfast, packed lunch, dinner, accommodation and transportation.
Day 4: September 9 – Friday – trail ride (10 –20k, 300-500m ascent) – SOMEWHAT OF A REST DAY – visit to Bran village and short walks on the hills of Simon village. From our lodging location it is possible to walk directly to Bran castle. The duration for the hike in the hills is approximately 2.5 hours one- way. This will be an optional hike. The return trip can be made by taxi. ($10 USD)
Services included: breakfast, packed lunch, dinner, accommodation.
Not included: Bran castle tickets. (Admission: 30Lei or 6.6€)
Day 5: September 10 – Saturday – trail ride (30 –60k, 1000 – 1600m ascent) – bike in the high hills of Bran county and Buchegi Mountains and transfer to Brasov city. Transfer duration is 1 hour. Accommodation is at Kolping Hotel in town of Brasov.
Services included: breakfast, packed lunch, dinner, accommodation, transportation.
Day 6: September 11 – Sunday – Departure/Rest Day and transfer to Airport
Services included: breakfast, packed lunch and transportation.
**Group Discounts for scheduled running trip and race: In our ongoing efforts to accommodate small group travel we will offer discounts for groups of 8 or more registering together for one of our scheduled running trips with race. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.**
***Tailored group trips – If you have a group of 10 and want to just do the guided running trip portion of the trip we can offer a tailored running trip for your group any week of your choosing. Contact email@example.com with any questions.***