Discover the two most amazing road in Romania: Transfagarasan highway, crossing the Fagaras Mountains, and Transalpina Road, crossing the so named Transylvanian Alps!
Those two highways will ensure you the best views over the mountains, as we will drive at over 2000 m height on both ways. You will have the opportunity to breath in the fresh mountain air, to admire the amazing Romanian Carpathians and to take some great photos from your trip above the clouds!
Day 1. Transfăgărășan Road
At 8:00 a.m. we will start our journey towards the Fagaras Mountains, some of the most massive and beautiful mountains in Romania, also named the Transylvanian Alps. Our first stop will be in the town named Curtea de Arges, at the bottom of the Fagaras Mountains, where we will visit one of the most remarkable monasteries in Romania. Now we continue our tour to the northern regions of Arges Country and step into the marvelous landscape of the mountains. Here we make a new stop at the foot of the Poenari Citadel, a stronghold that became famous thanks to Dracula's Legend.
After this, we enter Romania's most beautiful road, named by Top Gear "the best road in the world", the Transfagarasan, second-highest road in Romania. The road reaches his highest point of 2034 m at the Balea Lake, after passing through Romania's longest road tunnel, the Capra Tunnel. Here we will have an hour break to enjoy the beauty of this place. Next we keep going towards Transylvania, and emerge on the other side of the Fagararas Mountains, in Sibiu city. Here accommodation follows in the city.Day 2. Transalpina Road
In the morning after breakfast we will enjoy a nice walking tour through Sibiu old town, and discover the history and architecture of this beautiful medieval place. Then we start our journey towards Romania’s highest road: the Transalpina! This road is also called the King’s Road because it was constructed by one of Romania’s kings in 1938: King Carol II. The road offers amazing views and breathtaking sights literally above the clouds!
After this wonderfull trip, we will head back to Bucharest city. The tour ends with private drop-off by your hotel