Transfăgărășan "the best road in the world" according to Top Gear BBC, Shared

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From $97.13

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 12 hours

Departs: Bucharest, Bucharest

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This is a shared tour, will be a small group up to 7 passengers.

We will pick you up from Bucharest city center (Fântâna de la Universitate) and drive to Curtea de Argeș where we will make a stop for a coffee, snack and stretch.
Then we will see the real castle of Vlad the Impaler but only from the outside, for now it is under renovation.
A stop follows at a huge dam, the Vidraru dam has a height of 150 meters and a length of 310 meters. Here is also the Vidraru Lake, which has a length of 10 km.
We will then enter the national park where we will meet brown bears. We will stop to take pictures of them from the car.
We begin the ascent and we stop at a huge waterfall to admire nature.
Then we will see the Bâlea glacial lake that is at 2034 meters altitude.
Here we will have two hours of free time for hiking, zip lining, walking or lunch.
From here the rough landscape of Transylvania is magnificent.

What's Included

All Fees and Taxes

Pick-up from "Fântâna de la Universitate"

Professional tour guide in English

Transport with air conditioned vehicule

What's Not Included


Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 7 - 99

Additional Info

  • On the mountain the temperature is 20 degrees lower than in Bucharest, dress thickly!
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • In the winter and spring months the access to Balea Lake can not be made because of the risk of avalanche
  • Public transportation options are available nearby

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

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