- Women’s Cave – an elaborate cave system containing human fossils from 40,000-30,000 years ago
- Constantin Brancusi’s artwork and museum – famous Romanian sculptor
- Transalpina Pass – the highest Romanian road (2.145 meters), a true rival for the Transfagarasan beauty
- Alba Iulia Citadel known as Alba Carolina – the largest citadel in Romania
- Turda Salt Mine – one of the biggest salt mines in Europe, fully renovated and ready to be discovered
- Scarisoara Glacier Cave – the second biggest underground glacier in South-Eastern Europe
- Sapanta – a unique painted merry cemetery
- Barsana Wooden Monastery – one of the landmarks of Maramures
- Steam train tour – a ride through the wilderness of the Vaser Valley
- Transrarau pass, nicknamed the Treasure Road – a road at 1.400 meters altitude that will take your breath away
- Bicaz Gorges – Hasmas Mountain National Park – one of the most stunning and spectacular roads in the country
- Sighisoara – one of the most beautiful and well-preserved medieval towns in Europe, a UNESCO World Heritage site
- Rucar-Bran Pass – a spectacular view over Bucegi Mountains
- Dracula’s Castle – home of Vlad the Impaler, known as the inspiration for Bram Stoker’s titular character in the novel “Dracula”
- Peles Castle – a masterpiece of German new-Renaissance architecture and the Romanian Royal Family’s summer residence until 1947.
This one offers you a complete Romanian experience, as it will help you discover the most beautiful places in this country. Starting in Bucharest, we will cross the three main historical regions: Muntenia, Transylvania and Moldova, with their breathtaking views, and filled with history and traditions. We will visit places, castles and cathedrals, true Romanian landmarks, amazing caves, glaciers and waterfalls, one of Europe’s biggest salt mine and we’ll ride deep into the mountains with the steam train. On our way to discover Romania, we will cross Transalpina Pass, the highest Romanian road, situated at 2.145 meters altitude, a true rival for the Transfagarasan beauty, as well as the newly open Transrarau Pass, nicknamed the Treasure Road. To immerse further into Romanian traditions, we will taste the traditional cuisine, we will enjoy folkloric performances and we will spend the night in beautiful handpicked locations.
04 – 14
|With own motorcycle||1676 €|
|Including BMW F650 GS||2402 €|
|Single room supplement||+269 €|
|R 1200GS motorcycle||+341 €|
|Pillion passenger||+1676 €|
Available on request (for 4+ riders)
|BMW motorcycle usage||All accommodation with breakfast and dinner|
|All objectives entrance tickets||Experienced motorcycle tour guide|
|Comprehensive vehicle insurance for motorcycle||Third party insurance for motorcycle|
|Support vehicle with space for 2/3 passengers and luggage space||One traditional show/performance|
|Unlimited mileage||Airport transfers|
|24h technical support|
|All services not mentioned above||Riding gear|
Below is a list of Frequently Asked Questions relating to this Tour. For all other FAQs related to payments and our company in general, please visit the General FAQ’s page!
Legal: licences, paperwork
Do I need a motorcycle license for riding in Romania?
You need to have a valid driving license. Also, drinking alcohol is completely forbidden.
What about riding experience?
The level of difficulty of this tour is intermediate, so you need to have at least two years of active motorcycle riding experience prior to booking.
What happens if I damage the motorcycle?
All motorcycles are insured with Third party liability insurance and Comprehensive vehicle insurance. The customer must pay a safety deposit of 500 – 1000 Euro at the beginning of the motorcycle rental period. The deposit will be held until the motorcycle is returned undamaged and in good condition. The deposit will be refunded after establishing that the motorcycle was returned in good condition.
What about travel insurance?
We insist that all our riders obtain appropriate travel insurance. Be sure to double check with the insurance company that they will cover riding motorcycles (check the engine size) in the country you’re traveling, and what license they require you to have. As a minimum the insurance must cover medical evacuation and hospitalization.
Logistic: arrival, getting around & guide info
Where should I fly into/out from?
Both start and finish are in Bucharest, where there is an international airport.
Is there a support vehicle?
A support vehicle is included as standard. This will carry your luggage, spare parts, and tools. There is also space for one/two passenger(s) if needed.
Will we have a local guide?
Yes. All tours are accompanied by one local tour guide.
Will a mechanic be riding with us?
Yes. One mechanic will accompany the group.
Safety: gear, support and emergencies
What riding kit should I wear?
We don’t provide any riding gear for this trip so bringing your own is essential. As the riding is predominant road based then road/adventure style kit is the way to go. This means good helmet, protective riding jacket and trousers, ideally with protective armor on elbows, knees and shoulders.
You are going to need good leather gloves, as well, neck tube or even base layers for the days we are travelling at high altitudes in low temperature.
What happens in case of an emergency?
If you suffer a minor injury, we have a support vehicle you can travel in. In the event of a serious injury we will work together with your travel insurance company to arrange emergency transportation as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Is Romania a safe country?
As in any other European country, exercise normal safety precautions in Romania.
General: food, money and accommodation
What will the weather be like?
Riding in Romania at that time of year offers the perfect riding climate. It will mostly be warm/hot during the day, but it will get cool at night in some of the places we will stop for sleep.
Can you cater for vegetarians, vegans and those with food allergies?
Although we cannot make any guarantees, we will make every effort possible to ensure that your food requirements are communicated properly to all kitchens. Please get in touch with us if you have more questions about what kind of food you should expect.
What is the accommodation like?
The accommodation on this trip is deliberately varied to offer you a wide experience of the Romanian traditions.