Stay in a Local Village House in Transylvania & Learn to Make Cheese!

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Have you ever wondered what life is like in Transylvania? You can find out: come stay in a charming, traditional village house in the peaceful village of Cund, heart of Transylvania, where life still is as it was decades ago! Disconnect, relax, enjoy nature, eat delicious local food and... learn how to make cheese in my little workshop! What better way to discover the rural culture of Romania?


Moments to expect during your stay in this Transylvania village house:

  • Meet our lovely ladies

    Meet our lovely ladies

    Every morning we take our cows in the open fields around Cund and ask for their milk. We leave the village and visit our ladies on the pasture to collect that great white liquid needed for cheesemaking! Don't worry, they are very friendly and you can learn how milking is done - by hand!

  • Time for some cheesemaking!

    Time for some cheesemaking!

    Once we have all the ingredients, I'll take you to my workshop and show you the basic cheesemaking techniques: warming, coagulating, cutting the curd and pressing the cheese. I'll tell you about different tastes, how to smoke your cheese, add other ingredients and make your own at home.

  • Finally - time for the cheese eating-brunch

    Finally - time for the cheese eating-brunch

    Once we are done, together with other villagers and their products, we will organise a delicious outdoor meal with some of our local specialties: other cheese types, delicious vegetables and the traditional Romanian drink - tuica!

  • Your charming traditional little Transylvanian house

    Your charming traditional little Transylvanian house

    You'll stay in a carefully restored traditional house, with private bathroom, linings, kitchen and everything else needed to make your stay pleasant.

Your total: €50
How does it work
  1. Customize & book this tour
  2. 24h availability confirmation
  3. Pay deposit now, the rest later
  4. Easy planning or cancelation

Location details

  • Starting point: Cund
  • Nearest airport: Sibiu or Cluj International
  • Nearest train station: Sighisoara
  • Landscape: Hills

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