Agnieszka, from Poland, about this tour
,, We had a chance to do one day hiking trip with Dan and he’s absolutely epic! He makes sure to provide whatever you need to feel safe, comfortable and entertained in the mountain. It’s such a shame we couldn’t spend more time with him and I’m looking forward to his international tour-guide career 🙂
Thank you Dan for your exceptional service and deep knowledge about Romania you have shared with us! Regards from our Polish Girls Team! ‘’
Are you looking for an amazing hiking day, with stunning views, a breath of fresh air and good company? If the answer is yes, you chose the perfect tour!
Where: Ciucas Mountains
Highlights: hiking, photography, landscapes, nature
Itinerary and map: Bucharest – Valenii de Munte – Cheia – Bratocea Pass – Bucharest
Departure time: 7 – 8 am. Arrival time: approx. 10 pm
Available: all year round. Special equipment is required in winter
Type of activity: hiking
The hike is rated as: medium – difficult
Starting altitude for the hike: 1200 m. Highest point of the day: 1954 m
Today we’re setting course to one of the most beautiful and photogenic parts of Ciucas: Bratocea area.
We start in the morning and drive to Bratocea pass, near Cheia village. Then, the route will take us for an easy walk, through the quiet forest, and then out , in a beautiful meadow.
The meadow is a very nice place for a quick stop and photos. Moving further, the mountain starts to reveal its surprises, one by one: lovely trails, amazing viewpoints all around, the bizarre rocks in all shapes and sizes, the tower of Goliath…
Did we mention that the area of Bratocea is one of those places perfect for panoramic photos? Don’t miss that!
The landscape offers great perspectives towards Bucegi Mountains, Piatra Mare and the city of Brasov.
Slowly but surely we’re getting closer to Ciucas Peak, the highest point for the day and the highest in the massif: 1954 m. The view from up there is…. breathtaking!
On our way down from the peak we’ll make a few stops and look for the best places for photos. The mountain could be full of surprises..
We will call it a day in the Bratocea Pass and then head out for a good and rewarding meal.
End of program.
IMPORTANT: The program can be altered on the spot, depending on weather conditions and other relevant aspects such as the physical condition of the participants.
Prices: for groups of 2 – 3 (115 EUR/person); for groups of 4 – 6 (98 EUR/person). For singles the price is 220 EUR.
Services included in the package: transport by private car or minibus (depending on the group size), guide services.
Services not included in the package: meals and other personal expenses.
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