7-Day 4x4 Adventure Private Tour in Transylvania from Bucharest

Multi-day & Extended Tours, Henri Coanda Airport or from your hotel in Bucharest to Henri Coanda Airport or to your hotel in Bucharest
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Tour description

This exciting 4x4 adventure tour takes you away into amazing Transylvania offering fascinating off road and nature experience. You will see spectacular lakes in the mountains, rivers, canyons, authentic villages where time has stood still and experience the traditional way of life in the countryside. Get ready to experience untouched nature, enjoy a cup of coffee on the top of the mountain, meet local people and eat delicious homemade food. Will be a great experience!

Day 1  Arrival at Bucharest airport, where you will be greeted by your guide. Take over the jeeps and drive along the Prahova Valley, known as ‘The Royale Way’, to Bucegi Mountains. Discover off road Bucegi Natural Park, where you will be amaized by the beautiful surroundings of the Bolboci Lake and Podu cu Florile Peak. Overnight in Brasov area   Day 2  In the morning, the tour continues to Zarnesti where you will enjoy a short walking through Canyon of Zarnesti and breathing the fresh mountain air in the scenery of “Cold Mountain” movie. Climb the hills of Magura and Pestera villages and explore off road area enjoying some of the best breathtaking views in Romania. You will across gorgeous landscapes with magnificent views over Piatra Craiului and Bucegi Mountains. Visit the famous  Bran (Dracula’s) Castle, one of the most beautiful medieval castle in the world. Overnight in Moeciu area    Day 3 Driving off road through rolling hills to Fundatica, the highest traditional village from Romania. Off road in Key Valley with coffee break in the river canyon and zipline opportunity. Continue driving off road till Vidraru Dam. Overnight in 4 * hotel close by Vidraru Dam    Day 4 Today you will have the most exciting drive on Transfagarasan route, crossing the highest mountains of Romania.The Top Gear team stated Transfagarasan road ” the best road in the world”. You will discover the spectacular landscape of Balea Lake, a natural glacier lake at 2040 m. Overnight in Voineasa     Day 5 Explore off road the highest road in Romania – Transalpina Road. Drive along the ridge of mountains, cross the beautiful passes and enjoy breathtaking scenery. Enjoy a coffee break in front of a spectacular landscape of Vidra Lake. In the evening, we reach Marginimea Sibiului. Overnight in Marginimea Sibiului Day 6 Continue the challenging off road adventure through the wilderness of Piatra Craiului Mountains getting to Sinca Veche cave Monastery. After lunch, we will explore the beauty of Poiana Marului village with spectacular views over Piatra Craiului Mountains.  Overnight in Poiana BrasovDay 7 Departure to Brasov and enjoy a walking tour through the old town center, including the Black Church– the biggest Gothic church between Istanbul and Vienna. Cross the Carpathians towards Sinaia and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant. Transfer to the airport.

What's included

  • Airport / hotel pickup and drop-off
  • 6 nights accommodation in a double room, 4* special pensions / hotels
  • Half board (6 breakfasts and 6 dinners – check-in dinner and check-out with breakfast)
  • 4×4 vehicle rental with driver, equipped with low gear and ready for off-road
  • English speaking guide trained in 4×4 off-road tours, available on the entire tour
  • Towing and Recovery Equipment
  • Fuel depending on km traveled, car wash and parking fees
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee break in the nature
  • Private tour

What's not included

  • Lunch can be arranged as nature picnic or in a restaurant on the route – about 15 EUR/person
  • Alcohol and other refreshing drinks
  • Travel insurance specific for the off-road and adventure tourism
  • Other optional fees not mentioned in the program


  • Get off the beaten track in a 4x4
  • Get up-close to native wildlife
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Multi-Day Trip
  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
  • Family friendly