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The Dilettante Society hiking trip

The Dilettante Society hiking trip in Romania

We had a marvellous 6 –day trek in the beautiful Carpathian mountains of Transylvania, mostly at an altitude of 1800 – 2500 meters. The landscape is beautiful and varied, with impressive forest at lower altitude and alpine as one gets higher. Wildlife is plentiful. We saw chamois on several occasions, came across fresh bear droppings and wild boar tracks. The trails are good and well maintained. The terrain can be quite challenging but still well within the abilities of a bunch of fairly fit 50 – 60 year olds. We were lucky with the weath… (>>>)

Vandring i Rumänien

Vandring i Rumänien

Thanks to Iulian Cozma , my cousin Britt and I had a fantastic and eventful week in Romania from the 19th to the 26th of September. On the first day , in the Bucegi Mountains, the sky was clear and the sun was shining as it did throughout the week. From Sinaia we took the cable car 700 m up till we were above the tree line. It was barren and cold, so we had to put on our hats and gloves. We walked 300 very long meters up to Omu Peak. Here we sat, in the sun, in front of a wooden cottage where one could buy soup, coffee and very sweet tea, and enjoyed the view ov… (>>>)

Walking in Transylvania

Hello! below you may see some photos from my last tour from 2009 season. It was October, and the snow came to early in most of the areas of Romania, so the initial plan was changed few times. But as you may see, the tour was a successful one!

Kind regards, Iulian Cozma 25 November 2009

Dear Iulian, you definitely deserve this! Sorry that it’s US currency – we didn’t have enough lei and we couldn’t find any banks in the Danube Delta. But you can send this directly to B&H photo … We hoped that our guide in the mo… (>>>)

Fagaras traverse

Tour provider: Iulian Cozma outdoor adventures Lunga street, nr. 175, Brasov 500051, Romania Tourism license 4148

Do you want to hike the Fagaras main ridge on summer of 2011 ? Please check the program, and choose the one how suit your holiday period. The hike is starting from Sibiu city, the European Capital of culture in 2007, and will traverse all the ridge of Transylvanian Alps until Brancoveanu Monastery from Sambata de Sus. Accommodation will be on mountains chalets, pensions and at Brancoveanu monastery.

General things: … (>>>)

Walking in Romania

Do you want to do a walking trip in one of the nicest areas from Romania on summer of 2011 ?  The walking tours start from Sinaia town, with the visit of Peles Castle and Sinaia Monastery, going up to Omu peak in Bucegi mountains, traversing the hills of Bran castle, visiting Bran castle and not the last a visit of Brasov city! Accommodation will be in hotels and one night at Folea farm in Piatra Craiului national park.

General things: – equipment what each member have to have and have to wear and carry on a day tour backpack of 20-30 litre… (>>>)