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Brown Bears, Bran Castle, Rasnov Citadel & Palinca Shots
I'm Vlad the tour Guide (not The Impaler) and I'm ready to guide you through the biggest brown bear Sanctuary in the world. Over 100 bears are living in a wild- like environment. Each of them has a different story. Find out how brown bears live, why they're so popular in Romania and what you should do in case of an unexpected encounter in the wild. Wolves, deers and other animals can be also spotted in the Sanctuary. Next up, we switch from bears to bats as I will lead you through the Bran Castle! We will tackle Dracula's legend and differentiate myth from reality! Insider access into Queen Marie's elevator is included! Last but not least, I'll give you a taste of the traditional Romanian spirits, with insider access to a local distillery. Here, you'll taste the famous 'Palinca' a 100% natural spirit made out of plumbs, apricots, cherries, peaches, quinces, grapes and more. Be prepared, there are various flavors to choose from! Optionally: We can also drive up to the Rasnov Citadel and admire the view over the Burzenland.
Forest Nature Walk
It will be a special Safari Walk in Nature . The experience will start in Brasov. A 20 minutes drive will take You in the luxuriant forest. A mild forestry road or a trail will carry us for a couple of hours underneath the canopy. The trail has many stops, and shows of natural wonders inside the forest like a live documentary where the traveler will explore and get involved in the activities. The guide will share his scientific knowledge and experience about the environment in a professional and original way. Trails are chosen according to Your interests or needs ( wildlife, birds, flowers, relaxing or sightseeing). Trails are simple and this is an activity suitable also for families with kids or seniors to enjoy! Halfway or on the way the guide will choose a special place where You can stop and taste local treats (cheese, cakes, drinks, or other ) The return trail will complete a different itinerary to our car, giving You the chance to explore more nature. The experience will end will end dropping You in Brasov. Other things to note Please send me a hello message before booking or after You booked to assure that everything is just right ! I spend lots of time in nature ! My kind regards !
Un Ceas de Basm și Poveste în Atelierul de Ceramică
Atelier de modelare în lut Ce vei face: Într-un Ceas de Basm și Poveste – ba chiar un ceas jumate, vei descoperi un Personaj Nebănuit – într-un loc nemaigândit – și vei învăța să modelezi cu mâinile tale un văscior din lut pentru el. Ce materiale vei primi: – o Poftire ca-n povești cu indicii și unelte care să te ajute să descoperi Personajul – lut pentru modelat – un ceai ales, în strânsă legătură cu Personajul și pe care nu ai să îl mai găsești nicăieri – o întrebare pe care o vei purta cu tine și la care îi vei găsi răspuns, dacă vei vrea, cât trăiești! Altele care să te bucure: – priveliștea deosebită din atelier, spre munții Bucegi și munții Postăvarul – posibilitatea de a cumpăra – pentru tine sau pentru cei dragi – veselă meșteșugărită de gazdă și alte minunății de-ale sufletului (în funcție de ce avem disponibil când ne vizitezi) – prezența iubitoare a câinelui casei
Bears in the Wild Brasov
,,Watching bears at the observatory is a must,, a guest wrote for me.. and ,,once in a life time experience,, another traveller said. We will meet in Brasov at the picking point Poarta Schei . From there we will go by car in between 30 and 40 minutes to the wildlife territory . The visit is taking place in the wild in a remote forestland area. We will be waiting for bears to pup up at any time in the opening in the evening from inside a specially design observatory . The guide is a forester and the bears are wild. The guide will be focused on the trail, sometimes communicating by gesture or using short words or transmitting behavior restrictions to assure success of the visit. Silence is crucial once inside the observatory. Bear Watching is a waiting game. Chances are high around 80% and the distance is suitable for filming and photographing . The experience is friendly for children more than 7 years old but is not disability friendly. The passionate guide will present You all kind of details about the bears and the animals there providing information and interpreting their behavior. The visit will end usually after two and a half hours , returning back to the cars and back to Brasov, occasionally in dark conditions. Other things to note Please send me a message before booking to assure that everything is just right and I am not to far away to reach You
Discover the true Transylvanian spirit
Prepare yourself for an initiatory experience where you can rediscover yourself. We will start in a 2,3 hour hike on the mountain, through the forest, in an authentic Transylvanian image. We will go on the path of one of the most spiritual places on the planet, the royal chakra of Romania, the Sambata Valley! It is the road that leads to Father Arsenie's Cave, The Saint of Transylvania. There we can meditate, pray and connect with nature. In this place, you,ll find a landscape that awaken your soul. Then, the movement through the clean air of the mountain makes you hunger ... Very good because we will go to the Sâmbăta Valley Chalet where we will eat. We’ ll have an authentic Romanian meal and at the same time we have another wonderfull landscape of the Fagaras Mountains and The Big Window of Sambata! The return journey lasts for an hour and a half, while the last impressions can be made. Of course, we’ll make a lot of pictures and stories with Carpathian landscape. In this tour you’ll know everything you want about our histrory, culture and faith, you’ll have the opportunity to drink one of the cleanest waters in the world! So, clean and free water in our way. We’ll have the opportunity to know yourself and to discover The Truth with your own senses and I’m glad to be your guide. Other things to note Tourists should have the utmost necessary. Any issue that appears later can be resolved here calmly. Crises are opportunities that usually leave beautiful memories and unforgettable moments.
Romanian Ethnic Painting Workshop
You will LEARN about: * 16-19th century painted furniture from Transylvania * various types of traditional painted furniture from different ethnographic areas of Transylvania You will CHOOSE from 4 wooden items which one you want to paint: * tray - 29 x 18 cm * clock - 21 x 15 cm * box - 10 x 14.5 x 7 cm * wall hanger - 33 x 9 cm You should let me know a day before the class if you want a different color than shown in the photo. You will PAINT: * apply the base color * transfer the pattern on the working surface * paint the flowers Take home a TREASURE from your Romanian trip that you made yourself that you can display in your home. You'll have a memory to share and smile about. Other things to note Never painted before? Don't worry! I will help make your piece look good. You're a painter? Enjoy my expertise and ask for more challenging techniques for your piece.
Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti Trip
Our Small-Group Trip to Libearty Bear Sanctuary from Brasov will take you from the city to Libearty Bear Sanctuary in Zarnesti. The guide will take you to the Sanctuary, there you will meet the guide from the Sanctuary which will take you inside and explain to you what is happening in this awesome place. The tour with the guide from the Bear Sanctuary takes about one hour and represents a walk along a forest path of approximately two kilometers. This way, you will discover the stories of the bears that are now living in the sanctuary, the purpose of this place and you may ask questions. Over 100 brown bears saved from captivity or cruel conditions found a new and safe home in the 60 hectares sanctuary from Zarnesti, the largest of this type in Europe. The recommendation is to buy the tickets online for entrance at the earliest tour(9 AM or 10 AM, depends on season), please inform us at what hour you bought them. The bears’ want to tell you something: This is not a zoo! It’s our forest. Please respect it! Do not throw us food, because we don’t need it! Do not use the flashes! They bother us! Do not eat or drink in front of us! It’s rude! NOTE: Children under five years are not allowed on the tour, for safety reasons. We will notice you at what hour to be in front of your hotel. Please be on time
TRANSFAGARASAN & BALEA Lake eBike tour
We will start the trip in Brasov with a car ride to the starting point close to city of Fagaras situated at the base of the mountain we are going to conquer . We will start riding from Balea Waterfall and we will cross the most magnificent mountain road from Romania ,TRANSFAGARAS , named so because it make the connection of two sides of Romania crossing one of the higheist mount , Mount FAGARAS . We will ride this way among the ridges of the mountains admiring the beauties of the nature . After riding 15 kilometres along the mountain we will get to the peak at altitude 2030 where will be displayed in front of our eyes the beauties of Lake BALEA . After visiting the surrounding , picture taking sesion and a well deserved brake at the chalet close to the lake it will follow a long descend full of adrenaline back to the point we started Other things to note For this ride is necessary to be dressed confortable as for a mountain trip . You just need to know how to ride a bike . The E-bike (year 2019) will do the rest for you . Enjoy the view !!
Explore Turda Salt Mine, Transylvania
Turda Salt Mine it’s probably one of the most important and interesting places to see in Transylvania and one of the most visited sights in Romania, located within 120 meters depth below the sea. Turda Salt Mine was placed by Business Insider at the top of their list of the ten “coolest underground places in the world”. This experience will start in Cluj-Napoca with a 30 minutes public bus ride to Turda, near the Salt Mine. After a short walk the magic will happen, when we enter in the underground. The Salt Mine is a genuine history museum of Salt exploitation where history and futuristic elements meet, all in a very healthy micro-climate. In addition, the Salt Mine gives the opportunity to present you the only underground Ferris wheel in Europe and we will have the advantage of the healthy salt therapy. The excellent condition of the mining compartments and the equipment used for salt transportation have turned it into a place of mingled history and legend. We will also visit together the city center of Turda before we travel back to Cluj-Napoca. Other things to note This is a medium difficulty walking tour designed for all ages, including children. We will take a bus from meeting point until the experience point. Please wear comfortable walking shoes. Public Transportation costs and Salt Mine access ticket are not included (12 EUR in Romanian exchange)
See Transylvania's charm through the lens of analog cameras
Are you ready for a one-of-a-kind adventure through the stunning regions of Brasov & Transylvania? Pack your bags and join me on a journey filled with historical places, natural landmarks, rural scenery, and hidden gems that will take your breath away! As a history and folklore enthusiast, I'll share lots of funny stories and interesting facts about the places we visit. Plus, I'll give you a crash course in film photography, an art form that's slowly fading away, to the detriment of the popular digital one. With me, you'll not only learn the basics of how to structure photos and use camera settings, but you'll also capture incredible memories and experience the thrill of making your own prints afterwards! No need to bring anything, as I'll provide everything you need, including a photo camera, a roll of 35 mm film, and my personal knowledge on how to structure photos and use camera settings. === To keep you comfortable, transportation and water are included, as well as developing and scanning services. Just keep in mind that museum entrances and food aren't included. We'll do some walking to reach points not accessible by car, so wear proper shoes. Tour cost and length may vary based on your preferences. Price range €110-€250/pers. PM for more details. Don't miss this amazing opportunity to explore Brasov & Transylvania and learn the art of film photography with me!
Cocktail workshop with mixology champion
We will start the workshop with learning all the basics: the necessary utensils to make a cocktail and how we can adapt them into our own kitchen; the logic of how to create a base cocktail (ex. Daiquiri, Mojito, Old Fashion, Negroni); the logic of combining flavors and the logic of using utensils. Then we will create our own signature cocktails together. You will also get to enjoy the cocktail you create and we will have a bonus tasting of some local artisanal "Palinca" (Romanian national spirit). Finally, you will also get some tips and tricks about cocktails and food pairing. The duration of the experience is somewhere between 2 and 3 hours. Other things to note We will consume alcohol, so please announce if you're not 18 years old (you can still do the workshop, but with non-alcoholic cocktails). Don't plan to drive afterwards. Please let me know in advance if you have any food allergies I should be aware of.
Herbalism experience in Transylvania
This Introduction to Herbalism workshop is an offer to create a connection with nature and understand what it has to offer us. Many herbal practitioners or herbal enthusiasts have the chance to study from different books about the power of herbs, but this doesn’t substitute a true immersion into an environment where you can gain hands on experience, enjoy long walks in nature gathering herbs while seeing all the beauty around. From the schedule: Collecting herbs from the forest and meadows nearby Basics of growing medicinal herbs Identifying herbs with focus on the seven major local herbs that can be found in most areas of Europe as well Harvesting: the ecology of wild harvesting herbs, harvesting instructions for different herbs Using herbs, drying herbs; making herbal preparations from fresh plants and dried plants Making herbal tincture poultices, compresses, infused oils, liniments and ointments from both fresh and dried herbs, making medicinal creams Creating you own home herbal medicine apothecary Sustainable herbalism practices Meditation in Nature Other things to note We live in a remote rural area, the nearest town with supermarkets and an ATM is 30 km away. Our home can be reached by car and we offer a parking place.
Horseback riding Cluj surroundings
You will need to get to the farm by car, rental or taxi, as it is situated in a remote corner of the city premises. After your arrival and a short introduction you will get a helmet and have a familiarization tour with the horse. If this is your first horseback riding experience, don't worry, all the basics will be presented at your own pace. After everybody is saddled in, we will start our out of the ordinary and relaxing experience to the top of Cluj. This is an outdoor tour and we will be riding thru the hills and forests above Cluj and admire unique views. The ride circuit lasts about two hours but you should allocate at least three hours, as life at the farm is not always working around the clock.
Poveștile cetății Sibiului
Tur ghidat al Sibiului Descoperă povestea ascunsă a bătrânului Hermannstadt, orașul de Cibin, a cărui piatră de temelie a fost pusă de coloniștii sași in secolul 12. Turul pe care vi-l propun este o plimbare prin cetatea Sibiului, cu opriri obligatorii în locurile unde s-a scris istoria orașului vechi de peste 800 de ani. Vom învăța despre coloniștii sași conduși de legendarul Herman, despre zidurile cetății, despre calfe și bresle, despre acoperișuri cu lucarne în formă de ochi somnoroși, despre ghiulele de tun ascunse prin zidurile orașului, despre guvernatorul Transilvaniei, Samuel von Brukenthal și despre multe altele. Începem în Piața Huet, locul unde a fost ridicată prima cetate a Sibiului. Continuăm pe lânga Biserica Evanghelică și Casa Calfelor, ajungând la Podul Minciunilor. Continuăm turul ghidat prin Piața Mică, ajungând în Piața Mare, după ce trecem pe sub Turnul Sfatului. După ce aflăm toate poveștile și istoriile din Piața Mare, ne îndreptăm spre fortificațiile medievale din sudul cetății. Pășim pe Aleea Celebrităților, după care ne întoarcem in inima cetății, pentru o ultima oprire la Catedrala Mitropolitană.
Rosia Montana Experience, get to enjoy the heritage and food
Rosia Montana is a magic place saved from a horrendous destiny in the face of a cruel mining exploitation. As one of the oldest settlements in Romania it has rich history under and above it. Let us take you down the old Roman Galleries to get to know how they used to dig for gold and enrich their empire and follow the history of gold from Roman times to recent events. Buildings, churches, monuments, they all stand as proof of the amazing stories the village has and the people that lived here. Besides the heritage, the landscapes are amazing, fresh air and natural monuments that we will get to visit. Of course this day trip will also have traditional food and local drinks to get a taste of the place too.