Medieval Castles of Transylvania

December Trip

Transylvania is a historical region in central Romania, surrounded by the Carpathian mountain range. This region is well known for its scenery landscape and its great history.

There is no hiking in this trip. This is more like a treat for the GoCarpathians community. With the chance of seeing some of the oldest fortified churches in Europe, with some of these historical sites in Transylvania listed as Unesco World Heritage Sites.


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3 nights

accomodaation included


to Bucharest Otopeni

(Henri Coanda International Airport)

London Luton Airport

leave with the rest of group from London Luton or meet everyone else in Bucharest

Sleeping and eating

Friday Night: Accomodation (Hotel or AirBnb) in the Historical Old Town of Bucharest, range of pubs are restaurants for food and drinks

Saturday: Padina Chalet with its own restaurant

Sunday Evening: Back at the AirBnb in the Historical Old Town of Bucharest, range of pubs are restaurants for food and drinks

Equipment Needed

Hat and gloves


Comfortable night out clothes. There is night-out in a Club in Sighisoara

Casual Clothes. Unlike the other trips, mountain equipment is not necessary this time.



Accomodation in Bucharest for Friday and Sunday

Transfers from Bucharest to Transylvania bu coach. The coach ride includes all the journeys to the Castles to be visited and accommodation.

Saturday accomodation at Padina Chalet

Not Included


Drinks, meals and personal expenses

Travel insurance – this is essential that you take out

The hikes are led by experienced and trained guides. Outdoor activities involve a risk of personal injury.
Please come with hiking footwear and suitable hiking clothes such as warm clothes, waterproof jacket and trousers in case of rain.

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Guided Hikes with Mountain Training

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