Motorcycle tour with own bike - Top of Romania
For groups of minimum 4 participants, anytime from June to October.
All tours have a guaranteed departure.
8 days riding
In total around 2100 km,
In average between 260 km and 360 km daily
PRICE / PERSON:
» Staying in a single room and ride your own bike: - 1190, -EURO
» Sharing a double room and ride your own bike: - 1090, -EURO
» Passenger: 1090, -EURO
» Payment required for reservation - 200, -EURO
The payment will be done by PayPal or by bank transfer.
For further information please contact us.
Bucharest, Sighisoara (old city), Peles Castle, Brasov, Bran Castle, Voronet Monastery, Moldovita Monastery, Prislop Pass, Cheia Pass, Urdele Pass, Rasnov Pass, Barsana Wooden Church, Sapanta (Merry Cemetery), Transfagarasan road, Balea Lake, Transalpina Road, Trans-Semenic Road, National Park Cheile Nerei, National Park Semenic Cheile Carasului, Domosnea Pass, Corvinilor Castle, Biertan Fortified Church, Mosna Fortified Church, Fagaras Fortress.
4**** stars hotels and pension
» 7 nights accommodation in 4**** star hotels and pension with safe parking for the motorcycles
» 7 dinners, including welcome and farewell dinners in traditional local restaurants (a la carte)
» 7 complete breakfasts
» Experienced guide on a motorcycle
» Detailed route sheets and all maps for the region being toured
» 24 hours technical support
Price does not include:
» fuel for your motorcycle
» entrance to museums
» gratuities and tips
» beverages and meals other than those specified
A fantastic motorcycle tour learning about Romanian traditions and culture; riding through Carpathian Mountains, visiting old and painted monasteries and Dracula Castle.
DAY 1: Arrival in Romania (Oradea)
You will cross the border in Romania at Bors Custom (Oradea).
We will meet at the border and after that we will go directly to the hotel. In the evening we will have a welcome special dinner organized by us and we will discuss the details of our tour.
DAY 2: Oradea – Sapanta Merry Cemetery – Sighet
We take a walk and admire the 800 graves in the famous Sapanta cemetery called "the Merry Cemetery" known by the bright colored grave crosses painted with scenarios and rhymes from people's life. Coming from the dacian period which considers death as an important moment of life, the philosophy is based on immortality and celebrates the passing into a better life. We ride towards a gorgeous landscape, perfect for motor ride, Gutai Pass, a fairytale land hunted by peasants and mysteries.
DAY 3: Sighet – Frasin
We step into another world, another region, with different culture and stories… Bucovina region. We ride towards a gorgeous landscape, perfect for motor ride, Tihuta Pass, a fairytale land hunted by peasants and mysteries. We ride with our motorcycles towards the highest monastery built in 1390, Barsana monastery.
DAY 4: Frasin – Bicaz Gorges – Sighisoara
Today we begin our experience towards cultural monasteries in Moldavia, a region full of history and legends! Step inside Voronet Monastery, the most important building of Stefan the Great, Romanian great leader, with great paintings of biblical and historical characters, royal pews and cloths belonging to the sixteenth century!
It is time for some wild landscape and countryside roads. Bicaz Gorges and Red Lake, also called Killer Lake because of the pine trees that point out of the water it is our first target.
We spend the night in the ancient city listening the famous legends of Dracula.
DAY 5: Sighisoara – Fagaras Fortress – Bran
Today we will discover the countryside of Transilvania. All day long we will ride through small and old villages where the time seems not to pass. We will enjoy the countryside roads with no traffic and we can enjoy the silence of these beautiful places.
First stop it will be at the Fagaras Fortress, one of the oldest fortress in Romania. The fortress was built during the XII century and it is a place full of history. We will continue our motorcycle tour to Biertan Fortified Church, which is a UNESCO Heritage Site which was built in year 1490. Biertan is one of the first villages with a population of Transylvanian Saxons. The first documentary testimony about the village dates from 1283. On the way to Bran we will stop one more time to visit Mosna Fortified Church, one of the most beautiful Gothic churches in Romania. The church was built between years 1480 – 1486.
DAY 6: Bran – Transfagarasan road – Sibiu
We start our day with a visit to Dracula Castle, the castle where the myth of Dracula was born and learn about inspired stories about the well known vampire, Dracula. We ride now through Transfagarasan road, 91 km just perfect for motor riding! Build at 2042 meters altitude over Fagaras Mountains which are the highest mountains in Romania, Transfagarasan road offers the most spectacular landscape in Europe! Open to the public only 2 months per year due to cold weather, Transfagarasan was called by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May from Top Gear as "the most amazing road we have ever seen"! We admire at the end of the road an incredible lake called Balea Lake which is located in the middle of the mountains and make perfect pictures. We finish our beautiful day in Sibiu. The city was founded by the Saxon colonists and called once "Hermannstadt". Voted in 2007 together with Luxemburg the "European Cultural Capital, "The Music City" offers us a great number of cultural monuments, a diversity of museums and various artistic events.
DAY 7: Sibiu – Transalpina road – Valiug
We continue our motorcycle tour to Transalpina, highest mountain road from the entire Carpathian Mountain chain. We ride on fantastic roads and beautiful serpentines at 2145 meters; make pictures of the beautiful landscape of Transalpina road.
It is a perfect play ground for demanding motorcyclists.
After lunch our motorcycle tour will guide us through National Parks. Breathtaking views on mountains roads will take us to Trans-Semenic mountain road which is newest mountain road in Romania where we will feel like in a Roller Coaster.
DAY 8: Valiug – Timisoara (border with Hungary)
We continue our motorcycle tour through countryside and guide you to the border with Hungary.