7-Day Epic Bike Challenge: Transfagarasan and Transalpina

Silviu With: Silviu
For all those looking for a bike challenge - this is it: an epic 7-day bike ride to conquer Transfagarasan and Transalpina Roads, which cross the Carpathian Mts at altitudes of over 2.000m. This trip is more about adventure, exploring and enjoying good old fashioned biking. It's all about steep climbing, beautiful hairpins turns and heart pumping descents. Ready?


Moments to expect

  • The Transfagarasan Road - the 'best road in the world' (TopGear)

    The Transfagarasan Road - the 'best road in the world' (TopGear)

    On our 1st day you will do 35 km of hardcore biking and spectacular views, starting at 600 m and going up at 2.100 m. On the 2nd day, we descend 110 km of the winding and spectacular road between the mountain valley. On the 3rd day you can either rest by the pool or take your bike for some more exploring of the region.

  • The Transalpina Highway - 'Devil's Path'

    The Transalpina Highway - 'Devil's Path'

    Day 4 you will remember forever: "Man, that Transfagarasan climb was easy!" We take on Transalpina climb: a 30 km ride, 7% average gradient and a maximum of 23% at times. After conquering the climb we descend back on the Northern side of the Carpathians into Transylvania. On Day 5 we take you biking at the highest mountain resort in Romania around the town of Sibiu!

  • Authentic Accommodation

    Authentic Accommodation

    We pay extra attention to choosing the appropriate places to crash at the end of a long day. All hotels or guesthouses are carefully selected by our team for location, authenticity and character and are personally and constantly reviewed. Most of them are at least 3* and 4* locations, some with Spa & Pool. Food? DELICIOUS!

Tour price: 2 x €1040
How it works
  1. Booking this tour & customization
  2. Availability confirmation in 24h
  3. Flexible payment
  4. Easy planning & cancelation

Location details

  • Starting point: Bucharest
  • Nearest airport: Bucharest Henri Coanda International Airport
  • Nearest train station: Bucharest North Railway Station
  • Landscape: Alpine national roads, mountains

Other tours nearby

Need help with planning your trip?
Contact Romanian Friend