Magical Hike in Nera-Beusnita National Park to Ochiul Beiului Lake

Come with me on this easy day-trip from Timisoara where there are 3 natural wonders we will visit. After visiting a Habsburg-inspired town and some typical villages for the Banat region, we will venture into Nera-Beusnita National Park to see a majestic waterfall, ancient tunnels used by Romans to travel these lands and the Ochiul Beiului Lake - said to be magical for its unusual colour!

What you need to know about this tour to Ochiul Beiului Lake from Timisoara

  • This is a private day trip starting from Timisoara. Duration 10 hours
  • Included: transport, English-speaking guide, entrance to Nera-Beusnita National Park, small water and snack. Lunch is not included but I know a very good place with traditional food
  • Easy hiking through forests, more like a walk through nature and peaceful areas. Suitable for families and older people too
  • On our way we will also pass through traditional villages typical for Banat region and I will tell you more about them
  • We enter Nerei-Beusnitei Park and hike to Beusnita Waterfall, Ochiul Beiului Lake and the Roman tunnels in Sasca Romana

Additional information

Please wear comfortable shoes for long walks and dress appropriately for weather conditions depending on season.

We can stop for lunch before returning to Timisoara at a very good traditional restaurants (not included in price).

Moments to expect in the day trip to Nereu-Beusnitei National Park

  • Eye of Bei Magical Lake in Nera National Park

    From Oravita we drive into Nera-Beusnita National Park passing through some beautiful traditional villages in the region.At the Bei river bridge a local will wait for us and take us by horse and carriage ride till the the magical Ochiul Beiului Lake which has a spectacular and unique blue color that will mesmerize you! I will tell you some local legends about it, of course!

    Eye of Bei Magical Lake in Nera National Park
  • Beusnita Waterfall - magical nature

    Our trek continues through the quiet forest for another 30-min to reach Beusnita Waterfall, truly a natural wonder in these parts. You will admire and feel Romanian nature at its best!

    Beusnita Waterfall - magical nature
  • Ancient Roman & Turkish tunnels on Nera river valley

    We return to the car for another 30-min slow drive through the Park and finally stop for another hike. This time we will go through several 2000-year-old tunnels carved by the Romans through the mountains to cross these parts, from their highest point to the lowest by Nera River. Spectacular and well-preserved!

    Ancient Roman & Turkish tunnels on Nera river valley
2 x 100 Euro
How to book this tour?
  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: Timisoara
  • Nearest airport: Timisoara Traian Vuia
  • Nearest train station: Timisoara
  • Landscape: hills, forrest, countryside

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