All photos here are taken by me
Comfortable shoes needed and good spirits :o)
The area next to Piatra Craiului National Park and Bucegi Mountains is magical. We can observe the local life villagers, animals grazing or just admire the beautiful landscapes. It is one of the best spots for photography in Romania!
We can be there for the best light, depending on your choice. I can also help with recommendations and suggestions based on my experience. This might also involve some hiking on the hills.
We'll meet some welcoming Romanian villagers who might let you into their homes to take some photos. Depending on the period, we might be able to observe them during special activities: farming the land, bush cutting, celebrations, etc.
I decided to visit Magura village, and wanted to hire a guide for the day to maximize my chances of getting good images. While doing research for my travels, I came across Romanian Friend where local photographer Vlad offered a photography tour around Brasov. I'm very happy I decided to hire him as he is not just an excellent guide but also a very genuine and easy going person. I had a great time, went to places I wouldn't have found on my own and took some great shots! I highly recommend booking Vlad via Romanian Friend if you're looking for a great time in Transylvania. / Fredrik from Sweden
I have traveled around Romania twice (once as a single woman and now married) and have never felt as welcome as when I was with Vlad on the photography tour. While I am not a professional photographer by any stretch of the imagination, I truly enjoy seeing the more real side of small town life. And Marius from Romanian Friend replied to my request IMMEDIATELY upon receiving it and within the hour on the SAME DAY I was on a private tour of the most beautiful villages with the most real and generous people, the guide included! If you are looking for a way to get beyond the basic tourist attraction, Romanian Friend is the way to go!
Start from: Brasov
Start from: Podu Dambovitei, Brasov or Zarnesti
Start from: Bucharest (pick up)
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