1 or 2-day Hiking Tour from Cluj: Wild Trails in Apuseni Natural Park

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Let's go on a hiking trip from Cluj-Napoca into Apuseni Natural Park to discover a beautiful newly marked trail: we pass through caves to reach peaks and crests where breathtaking landscapes of virgin beauty await! We can also summit Vladeasa Peak at 1,836m, go on trails, see village life or turn this trip into an adventure and stay 2 days in the area!

Moments to expect during this hiking day trip from Cluj-Napoca:

  • Hike on wild trails in Apuseni Mountains: go through caves & feel like an 'outlaw'

    Hike on wild trails in Apuseni Mountains: go through caves & feel like an 'outlaw'

    This hiking trip from Cluj-Napoca will be full of adventure: we will pass through caves, hold on to chains and go through narrow passages to get to the other side. We trek through virgin forests and make our way to the top of the cliffs to admire beautiful views of Romania's Carpathian Mountains! You will also experience the 'outlaw' feeling because this is where the anti-communist resistance went into hiding from the feared Securitate!

  • The newest charted trail: White Cliffs Circuit

    The newest charted trail: White Cliffs Circuit

    I am part of Vladeasa Mountain Rescuers and we recently marked a new hiking trail in the Apuseni Mountains because of its beauty and wild feeling. I will guide you on this newly marked hiking route few people know of to the top of the White Cliffs at 1600m. On our way you will get superb views of the entire area the whole time! It's one of the best hiking trails in Romania!

  • Bride’s Wail Waterfall

    Bride’s Wail Waterfall

    It is the most emblematic waterfall in the Apuseni National Park and the biggest one in the area. Rachitele village became well known because of this wonder of nature. It is a 30m tall waterfall with an interesting local legend. We go trekking to see it and I will tell you all about it!

  • Enjoy a traditional lunch

    Enjoy a traditional lunch

    At the end of our trip we'll enjoy a well-deserved delicious lunch with homegrown products & local dishes cooked by locals!

  • [Tour extension] do a 2-day hiking trip in Apuseni Mountains

    [Tour extension] do a 2-day hiking trip in Apuseni Mountains

    If you extend this trip to 2 days then we have more time to go hiking in the area! We can summit Vladeasa Peak, the second highest in Apuseni Mts. at 1,836m altitude or go hiking in Scarita Belioara natural reserve which has superb wilderness views, uniques in these parts!
    Extra 135 Euro/person (includes accommodation in a double room at a local guesthouse, 3 meals, guidance and transport)

  • Optional:  600m zipline circuit

    Optional: 600m zipline circuit

    If you want some adventure we can go to a zip-line circuit that has 7 individual elements and a height of 20m above ground. You'll pass over forests, rivers and ridges to enjoy incredible views! Availability depending on weather conditions. 10 Euro/person extra cost

Tour price: 2 x €125
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Location details

  • Starting point: Cluj-Napoca
  • Nearest airport: Cluj-Napoca International Airport
  • Nearest train station: Cluj-Napoca
  • Landscape: Mountainous, Countryside

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