Hiking & Wildlife Tracking Trip in the Carpathians

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The Carpathian Mountains are so raw and wild they are often called Europe's last wilderness reserve! Romania has the largest brown bear population in Europe and many wild animals roam free in the forests and foothills around Brasov. On this hiking trip you will enter Fagaras Mts. and learn about wildlife tracking from a mountain guide - while enjoying nature!

Moments to expect on this hiking & wildlife tracking tour from Brasov

  • Approaching Fagaras Mountains and Romania's wilderness!

    Approaching Fagaras Mountains and Romania's wilderness!

    This trip actually starts from Rucar, Arges county, with some off-road driving through Dambovita Valley. As we go deeper into the wild forests of Fagaras Mts the landscape changes quickly and signs of animal life become more common: otters in the river, tracks of deers, roe deers, wild boar, wolves and bears.

  • Wildlife tracking

    Wildlife tracking

    Your guide will present options for hiking routes and you can choose depending on your preferences and fitness level. We can go check wildlife observation cameras, look for tracks and fresh marks from animals in the area and go open clearings where we may spot animals from a distance. You will learn about wildlife in Romania, their natural environment and how important it is to protect it!

  • Dramatic scenery

    Dramatic scenery

    In Fagaras Mts you will find raw and unspoilt natural landscapes that are worth every bit of effort! We will stop and admire the view, take photos, enjoy the fresh air and marvel at nature's wonderful harmony in these parts of Romania!

  • Tour extension: Live wildlife watching

    Tour extension: Live wildlife watching

    If you want to see wild animals live and in safe conditions, we need to go to a nearby observation hide in Dambovita Valley where we'll spend 2-3 hours waiting for them to show up (very high chances, but not guaranteed as nature cannot be controlled)
    [tour extension available at extra cost when booking]

Tour price: 2 x 100 Euro
How to book
  1. Choose how many people and when
  2. Request a booking and fill in your details
  3. Flexible payment and cancelation
  4. Guide answers in 24h
  5. Children prices

Cancelation & refund policy


Sends us or the guide an email 24h before the tour informing us you can't make it and you'll get a full refund of your payment, no questions asked.

Location details

  • Starting point: Rucar, Arges county or Brasov
  • Nearest airport: Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
  • Nearest train station: Brasov or Zarnesti
  • Landscape: Mountainous & forest

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