Transfagarasan Highway Tour From Bucharest Small Group

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Our guide will pick you up from your hotel/ apartment
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


Experience a day in the middle of nature on one of the highest roads in Romania. Travel to the Transfagarasan Highway on this 12-hour guided tour from Bucharest. In a small group of no more than 15, spend quality time in a beautiful mountain landscape and explore such attractions as the Curtea de Arges Monastery and Balea Lake.


Comprehensive tour by bus/coach

Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city

Excellent value for money

Led by a local guide

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This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Curtea de Arges Monastery, Curtea de Arges, Arges County, Southern Romania

Yur first stop is in the town Curtea de Arges, nestled at the bottom of the Fagaras Mountains. Here you visit one of the most remarkable monasteries in Romania, which dates from the 18th century and resembles a stone fortress.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Poienari Castle, Arefu, Arges County, Southern Romania

Next, make a new stop at the foot of the Poenari Citadel, a stronghold that became famous due to the legend of Dracula.

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Transfagarasan Highway, Curtea de Arges, Arges County, Southern Romania

Enter Romania's most beautiful road, named by the television show Top Gear as "the best road in the world." The Transfagarasan is the second-highest road in Romania, reaching as high as to 6,673 feet (2,034 meters) at Balea Lake

Stop At: Balea Glacier Lake, Sibiu County, Central Romania, Transylvania

Here you have an hour and a half break to enjoy the beauty of the surroundings. You can take a hike around the area or, at your own expense, take a cable car trip between Balea Lake and Balea Waterfall or have lunch in one of the chalets.

Duration: 2 hours


Transport in an air-conditioned car, minivan, or bus

Licensed English-speaking guide

Guided tours for all sites

Hotel pickup and drop-off


Food and drinks


Cable car ride

Entry/Admission - Curtea de Arges Monastery

Entry/Admission - Poienari Castle

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

A minimum of two people per booking is required