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 the wild

    Approaching Fagaras Mountains. and the wild

    Off-road driving through Dambovita Valley from Podu Dambovitei, the landscape changes quickly and you dive into wild forests, where signs of wildlife are common: otters in the river, tracks of deers, roe deers, wild boar, wolves and bear tracks. As we go deeper, nature takes its hold.

  • Wildlife tracking

    Wildlife tracking

    Your guide will choose a hiking route depending on your fitness level. We check the observation cameras, look for tracks and other recent signs of wildlife presence in the area. You will learn about animal behaviour and see their natural environment.

  • Dramatic scenery

    Dramatic scenery

    In the surrounding mountains you will find raw and unspoilt natural landscapes that are worth every photo you will take. We will stop and admire the view, enjoy the fresh air and marvel at nature's wonderful harmony in these parts!

  • Tour extension: Wildlife watching

    Tour extension: Wildlife watching

    After we spend the day tracking animals, we can go to a nearby observation hide in Dambovita valley where we will spend 2-3 hours waiting for wild animals to show up so we can see them live in the wild - very high chances!
    [please select extension on tour details page]

Tour price: 2 x €80
How it works
  1. Booking this tour & customization
  2. Availability confirmation in 24h
  3. Flexible payment
  4. Easy planning & cancelation

Location details

  • Starting point: Podu Dambovitei, Brasov or Zarnesti
  • Nearest airport: Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
  • Nearest train station: Brasov or Campulung
  • Landscape: Mountainous & forrest

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