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Transylvania holiday, Romania

Itinerary easily adjusted to suit arrival/departure at Sibiu or Bucharest. On this journey you will discover Saxon Transylvania, one of Europe’s last surviving medieval landscapes. You will travel through timeless villages where traditional farming is still in use, explore their fantastic fortified churches, enjoy the almost unspoiled countryside with its astonishing richness of wild-flower meadows, and forests teeming with wildlife which is extinct in other parts of Western Europe. Here the farmers don’t use artificial fertilisers and there is no intensive land-use. From May to July the wildflowers brighten the meadows untainted by chemicals. Here you will find an intact fragment of an ... Read more >
From €1,105 excluding flights

Romania holiday, Transylvania and its Saxon heritage

On this journey through Saxon Transylvania, you will visit villages bypassed by modern times. You will see the countryside with meadows full of flowers, particularly in Spring and early Summer, and a general richness of flora untainted by use of pesticides. You will be able to take a step back in time to imagine life in medieval times in surroundings of landscapes, buildings and churches which have been unaffected by modernisation and you will experience some of the traditional food and drink of this marvellous region. You can enjoy walks in wonderful countryside and visits to people practising ancient crafts. A marvellous opportunity to feel you have taken a step back in time into rural ... Read more >
From €1,250 excluding flights

Romania tailormade tour, religion, arts & crafts

Oltenia is a little travelled land of isolated byzantine monasteries nestling in untouched river valleys, obscure “Cula” style houses and friendly people. The food is hearty and the local wines delicious. Traditional crafts are maintained in out of the way villages, with potters and weavers and basket makers using local patterns and skills handed down over centuries. Off the beaten track, the landscape of the southern Carpathians is open and wild. Roads are often shared with cow herds and shepherds with their flocks, and the home of the Brancoveanu architectural style boasts some of the best painted churches outside Bucovina. The accommodation is always warm and the people always ... Read more >
From €1,330 excluding flights

Romania holiday, Discover Romania

You are picked up from Bucharest or Sibiu airport for a fabulous tour that includes Brasov, ancient gateway to Transylvania, touring Bran Castle – of Dracula fame, before visiting the wonderful Saxon villages and heading north, stopping at the mediaeval city of Sighisoara, then through magnificent country to visit the fabulous painted monasteries of Bucovina, ending with an overnight train to Bucharest and a tour of the capital. Accommodation, breakfasts, most lunches and dinners (specified in the final itinerary) are included, as well as entrance to a range of attractions. Horse riding, hiking, and skiing can be arranged. For flights to and from Bucharest, first class sleeper ... Read more >
From €975 excluding flights
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