Allen Lane Transylvania Trek 2018

4th - 7th October 2018

Discover Romania on this amazing weekend trekking challenge

On this unique trekking challenge we will discover some of the hidden sights of Transylvania, and step back in time to experience rural life, Romanian style.  Feast your eyes on majestic castles such as the famous Count Dracula’s ‘Bran Castle’, pass through traditional villages and hike through stunning untouched scenery.

Our two-day trekking challenge, takes us along craggy mountain ridges, through indigenous forests and flower-strewn meadows and farmland, a fascinating glimpse of rural life in an almost medieval corner of Europe.

Brief outline of Itinerary:

Day 1 : London to Bucharest      
Day 2: Zarnesti  – Diana Refuge – Valea Ursului – Plaiu Foii Chalet, 6 hours trekking 
Day 3: Mica Peak (1800m), 6-7 hours trekking
Day 4: Bucharest to London 

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