Duration: 1 day
Highlights: Sinaia, Peles Castle, Hiking in Bucegi, Babele & the Sphinx, Caraiman Cross
Price for groups of two people: €148/person
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Spectacular Hike in Romania – Day trip from Bucharest

This private tour outside Bucharest designed for those active travelers with a passion for outdoor activities. During this day trip from Bucharest to Sinaia you will have the opportunity of an easy hike in one of the most beautiful mountains in Romania. See a panoramic view over Prahova Valley and visit the most beautiful castle in Romania.

Full itinerary and description

Visit Sinaia and the Peles Castle

In the morning your private tour guide will pick you up from your hotel in Bucharest and you will depart north to the Carpathian Mountains. After a scenic drive along the Prahova Valley you will have a stop in the town of Sinaia to admire the fascinating royal residence of King Charles I of Romania, the Peleș Castle and its gardens.

Peles Castle from the Carpathian Mountains

Peles Castle – the royal summer residence

Easy hike in the Carpathian Mountains

Later you will leave Sinaia and begin hiking in the Bucegi Mountains, some of the most accessible mountains in Romania, reaching altitudes of over 2200m (7200ft).

During a 4-5 hours easy hike you will get to see two of the most spectacular landmarks of the Carpathian Mountains in Romania.

Babele & the Sphinx is probably the most visited natural monument in Romania, a mysterious place where the legends and reality collide.

Sphinx in Romania

Sphinx in Romania

Caraiman Homeland Heroes Cross is an emblematic monument erected in 1928. It was listed in 2013 by Guinness Book as the largest summit cross in the world. The monument is 39.5-m-tall (129-ft 7-in) and situated at over 2200m (7200ft) altitude. The landscape from the cross has a panoramic view to the Prahova Valley and to the towns along it, being a great place for taking pictures.

Caraiman Homeland Heroes Cross

Caraiman Homeland Heroes Cross

On the way to the car, stop to a mountain chalet to recharge your batteries. Delight yourself with the delicious local cuisine!

Return to Bucharet

In the evening, after a long day, visiting the most beautiful castle in Romania and hiking in the Carpathian Mountains, you will return to Bucharest and your guide will drop you off by your hotel.

2020 Price and Inclusions

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Included in the price:

  • Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off;
  • Transport by modern car with climate control;
  • Non-alcoholic beverages and snacks available in the car;
  • Standard admission to attractions stated in the itinerary;
  • Licensed English speaking guide who will drive and accompany you on the tour;
  • Gas, parking and road fees.

Not included in the price:

  • Meals & alcoholic beverages, others then stated;
  • Photo & video fees at the visited sites.

Tour Map and Itinerary

A private tour with us means a special focus on your interests and desires, allowing you to travel in comfort. Therefore, our private tours are very flexible, and can be changed according to your availability and requests.

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