Romania Adventure
Transylvania Trail Running Adventure
Travel to Romania
Explore the mystery and witness the spectacular Beauty.
8 Days of Travel & Events
A full program of activities that will blow your mind.
Run for VIctory
Race through the kind of scenery you could only dream of.
Transylvania Trail Traverse + Legendary Trails Adventure - Lost Worlds Exclusive:
Schedule - August 20 - August 27, 2017 - Race Transylvania Trail Traverse - Choice of 106k, 52k and 26k distances.

7 Nights/8 days Limited availability Price: $ 1995.00

Book trip with a deposit of $850.00 Price increase of 20% February 1st.

Included in this 8 Day Adventure Holiday

AIRPORT TRANSFERS

All scheduled run activities & race registration for Transylvania Trail.

Race Transylvania Trail Traverse – Choice of 106k, 52k and 26k distances. For detailed race route maps and description contact registration@lostworldstravel.com 

ALL ACCOMODATIONS

Event transportation, breakfasts & some dinners

TRIP GUIDES

Book via online registration or via Paypal.

Pure inspiration

Balance payment of $1145.00 due 90 Days In Advance of Event Date.

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For those who want to take part in an epic trail race in Romania and get off the beaten path. Spend a few days exploring the trails and ancient cobble-stoned mountain villages. Then go to Bran, the site of Bran Castle and historic residence of Dracula and get ready to participate in the Transylvania Trail.

Legendary Trail Romania – Overview
Run the trails, back alleys and pathways that linked ancient towns, villages, and outlying fortifications and were in use a thousand years ago – some hardly known in modern days and some forgotten altogether. Run the trails, back alleys and pathways that linked ancient towns, villages, and outlying fortifications in the central mountains of Romania a thousand years ago – some hardly known in modern days and some forgotten altogher.

Race Transylvania Trail Traverse – Choice of 106k, 52k and 26k distances. For detailed race route maps and description contact registration@lostworldstravel.com

Description

An exclusive trail circuit/series designed for groups of trail runners and trekkers. Participants run to and through some of the most beautiful mountains and medieval villages of Romania, some UNESCO heritage sites. They will have an opportunity to then spend time each day exploring those villages, eating local food, and spending nights in comfortable lodging at each village. A passage through time back to a simpler and more authentic way of life among the local mountain shepherds and towns people who welcome travelers cheerfully to the tavernas, pensiones, agrotourism, restaurants and homes. Many tourists go to Bucharest but this is a opportunity to see many of the timeless areas and eternal trails of Romania in a way that most never get to see or know.

Legendary Trails will be scheduled before Transylvania Trail – Lost Worlds Romania so that you can enjoy doing what you love: racing and exploring the country by trail. For race day you will have a choice of the106k, 52k or 26k race.

These pre- race trails and villages will be in the regions of Sibiu, Bran, Brasov and Bucegi Mountains of central Romania. Trail distances of 5k-20k

4 – DAY WEEKEND ITINERARY ALSO AVAILABLE. EMAIL REGISTRATION@LOSTWORLDSTRAVEL.COM FOR DETAILS

GUIDES

Iulian Cozma is our local partner is a full-time professional mountain guide. Together with my team of mountain guides, he has been organizing bike tours in the Romanian mountains for over 12 years. They also conduct trekking and skiing tours so their experienced team works year round in the mountains.

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LODGING

2 Locations

A 3 star hotel in Brasov and

A 3 star mountain lodge in Simon Mountain Village.

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So begins an unforgettable 7-day odyssey and exploration of Romania that will lead up to the Lost Worlds Romania – Transylvania Trail and the amazing weekend of racing we have planned, where hundreds of international participants will gather to test themselves in the wild Bucegi Mountains.

PROGRAM: AUGUST 20th – AUGUST 27th, 2017

DAY 1 – SUNDAY AUGUST 20 – Arrive in Bucharest and transport to Brasov (2.5 – 3 hours transfer time)
Accommodation at Kolping hotel, www.hotel.kolping.ro, great location in Old city of Brasov, friendly and polite staff and not the last, great continental breakfast. Accommodation can be in double twin rooms or single rooms. Dinner will be served at the hotel restaurant. On this evening the guest will meet the guides for the next days.
Services included: transportation, dinner, accommodation

DAY 2 – MONDAY AUGUST 21 – Trail run (5-10k, 450-800m Ascent)

Warm up run, explore old Brasov city and the forests around the city. Trail running on the lovely forest of Brasov city, forest roads paved with small limestone rocks. Accommodation at the same Kolping hotel in Brasov city.

Services included: breakfast, packed lunch, dinner, accommodation.

DAY 3 – TUESDAY AUGUST 22 – Trail run (10- 20k, 700-1600m Ascent)

Transfer for 40 minutes to Zarnesti town and enjoy a beautiful trail run in East side Piatra Craiului National park, Magura and Pestera mountain villages. In afternoon back to our hotel in Brasov city, duration 40 minutes. Accommodation at the same Kolping hotel in Brasov city.

Services included: breakfast, packed lunch, dinner, accommodation, transportation.


DAY 4
– WEDNESDAY AUGUST 23 – Trail run (10-20k, 400-1600m Ascent)

Transfer for 1 hour to Simon mountain village, and start a trail run in East of Bucegi mountains, high hills, forest and mountain paths. Accommodation at Alina’s Conacul Simonean guest house in Simon mountain village, double rooms or single rooms. All the luggage will be transferred today from Brasov city to Simon mountain village.

Services included: breakfast, packed lunch, dinner, accommodation, transportation.

DAY 5 – THURSDAY AUGUST 24 – We transfer to village of Bran (20 minute drive from Brasov) for rest day, short walks, visiting Bran castle.

Services included: breakfast, packed lunch, dinner, accommodation.
Not included: Bran castle tickets. – Bran castle is situated at max 5 km from our location, is possible to walk or call a taxi.

DAY 6 – FRIDAY AUGUST 25th – start of 106k, 52k and 26k race – Transylvania Trail Traverse. Breakfast at our guest house and transfer to the starting point of the race. After the race transfer back to our accommodation.

Services included: breakfast, dinner, accommodation.

DAY 7 – SATURDAY AUGUST 26 – Rest and recovery day in Moeciu village. Festive dinner and awards ceremony.

DAY 8 – SUNDAY AUGUST 27 – Everyone goes home – back to airport. The guest will go to airport, the staff will stay at Kolping hotel in Brasov city.

Services Included: breakfast, packed lunch, airport transfer.

Included in 7 – day adventure holiday – airport transfers, all accommodations, all scheduled activities, trip guide(s), event transportation, all breakfasts and dinners and race registration.

If interested book right away. With only 20 slots available for this special pre-race program we will fill up quickly!

**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 registration@lostworldsracing.com 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 registration@lostworldsracing.com with any questions.***

4 – DAY WEEKEND ITINERARY ALSO AVAILABLE. EMAIL REGISTRATION@LOSTWORLDSTRAVEL.COM FOR DETAILS