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Small-Group Hiking Day Trip in Ciucas Mountains from Bucharest

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    Stop: 6 hours -
    On this full hiking day you will enjoy the beauty of Ciucas Mountains. Part of the Carpathian range, they are some of the most beautiful mountains in Romania. You will start the hike at 1000 m and climb to the highest point of the day, at 1954 m. From there you will be stunned by the majestic mountain views. Along the way you will hike in the forest and on the ridge. You will observe beautiful rock formations with funny names: The elephant's head, Goliath, The pigeon. The descend will be on the same trail. The hike, in total, takes approximately 6 hours.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    The pick up time is 7:00 am. That can be adjusted with the tour operator before the tour starts.
    The guide will wait in the hotel's lobby or outside the building if the guests are staying at an apartment. The guide's contact details will be provided at least one day before the tour starts.
    The guests can contact the guide via phone call or watsup message.
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Food and drinks
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Minimum age is 18 years
    • Please note: pickup reconfirmation is required upon booking, please refer to voucher for further details
    • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
    • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    The pressure was on for Dan and Outdoor Activities In Romania. The thing I was looking forward to the most on my trip to Romania was to hike in the beautiful mountains. First, I should say the Romanian countryside is really beautiful. I could not have asked for a better place to
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    Response from Outdoor Activit... i, Owner at Small-Group Hiking Day Trip in Ciucas Mountains from Bucharest
    Responded 29 Sep 2019
    Dear Peter, Thank you very much for your kind words and for choosing the Feels like heaven tour! I am also happy you enjoyed the lunch in Viscri :). Looking forward to meeting you again! Cheers, Dan
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    Hey there, we had an awesome hike tour in Ciucas Mountains, with Outdoor Activities. Our guide was Mihaela, she explained us very well how to prepare for the tour, what clothes to take. Weather was great, hike took for about 4 hours to the top, and the way back to the car 2 more
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    This guided tour with Mihaela was the best outdoor activity in 2019! Wonderful places and people! ❤️❤️❤️
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    It was a wonderful day in the Ciucas Mountains! The chosen route, the crocuses carpet discovered in each meadow, the dream sightseeing, the guide, all made the experience to be very fabulous, amazing! Definitely, my goal for this year is to visit the whole country with Outdoor
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    I booked a day trip with Outdoor Activities, hiking in Ciucas Mountains. It was challenging, with plenty of snow but totally worth it eventually. The views from the top were the best! Can't wait to come back for another tour!
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    About the operator
    By: Outdoor Activities in Romania
    170 reviews
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    Bucharest, Romania
    Great tailor made tour in Transylvania (rural areas, authentic experiences)
    I have been many times in Transylvania but I didn’t get to really know it until I went on a private two days tour
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    Nicusor G
    Excellent collaboration from A to Z!
    I had the chance to work with Dan in the last 2 years for many events and all the time he was excellent. In 2019
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    dras d
    Bucharest, Romania
    once again
    Once again with Dan on a 2 day tour in Bucegi and Ciucas Mountains. Like always Dan was in charge of everything :D
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    Dan, an exceptional and passionate guide!
    Dedicated, incredibly efficient, very helpful and above all, Dan is the man of solutions whenever difficulties
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    Amazing exploration ...
    I may not fond of contributing reviews but definitely this time must not be forgotten... It was an amazing trip
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    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Amazing 2 day tour in Romania
    If I could rate more than 5 star for this tour, that would be it! We were all ladies in this tour and we feel so
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    Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Stupendous, Memorable Trip! 💜
    The tour was wonderful, very organized, from beginning to end. Itinerary was great with Dan (our guide) in tandem
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    Bucharest, Romania
    Prompt, Painstaking, Knowledgeable and... There
    I have worked with Dan at Outdoor Activities for several years now, as he helped us run outdoor and indoor
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    Fay Ping C
    Beautiful Transylvania countryside
    I'm not much of a review writer but I had such a great experience and wanted to share. I did a one day solo trip
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    Peter G
    New York City, New York
    Heavenly hike in Ciucas Mountains
    The pressure was on for Dan and Outdoor Activities In Romania. The thing I was looking forward to the most on my
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    Lidia V
    An excellent guide
    A great guide. He is a great tour leader and mountain guide. He is capable of organizing tours for individual
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    Vlijmen, The Netherlands
    Great diversity in hikes in Romania, friendly staff and unique experiences
    I went on a 3-day trip with Dan (2 days in Iezer Papusa Mountains and 1 day countryside) and it exceeded my
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    Three days of hiking bliss
    After finding Dan online I enquired about different types of tours and hiking. As my time in Romania was going to
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    Nice hike tour in Ciucas
    Hey there, we had an awesome hike tour in Ciucas Mountains, with Outdoor Activities. Our guide was Mihaela, she
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    Andreea F
    Day trip- Hiking/ Castle
    A must-do, especially if you only have a short while in Romania and want to escape the city for a more authentic
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