North of Romania Motorcycle Tour – 11 days

Distance:1504 km

Highlights:

  • Palace of the Parliament - The second largest building in the world after Pentagon
  • Peles Castle – one of the most beautiful castles in Romania
  • Praid Prahova Salt Mine – one of the largest salt mine in Europe
  • Viscri village – an authentic Transylvanian village
  • Red Lake – one of the most spectacular lakes in Romania
  • Famous Praid pass – the most beautiful pass in Romania
  • Neamt Monastery – one of the few fortified churches in Europe
  • Steam train - a unique experience to travel with the steam train
  • Corvinilor (Huniazilor) Castle – one of the most impressive castles in Europe
  • Rosia montana – the village that sits on the Europe’s largest gold deposit
  • The Village Museum – One of the most beautiful museums in Romania
  • Herculane thermal resort – a spectacular resort that is now abandoned
  • Wine Tasting at one of the most beautiful Wineries in Romania 5* location
  • Spending one night in a 5* Manor – in the middle of 60 ha of grapes


Riding hours: 5 to 7
Tour Grading: Moderate
Average km per Day: 250 km
Nearest airport: Henri Coanda Bucharest
Start/Finish: Bucharest
Total no of days: 11
Rest Day: Viseul de Sus
Riding days: 8
Tour type: Street

 

North of Romania Motorcycle Tour Map

 

Calendar 2019: Availability:
August 3rd - August 13th Open

 

Included services
» Experienced Guide on motorcycle
» Usage of a BMW Motorcycle
» Comprehensive vehicle insurance for motorcycles
» Third party liability insurance for motorcycles
» Support van for luggage transportation (1 piece per person) and space for passengers during the entire tour
» Maps, detailed itinerary
» Hotel information
» All accommodations with breakfast (10 nights)
» All accommodations in 4 and 5* hotels (10 nights)
» 1 accommodation in a 5* winery
» Wine tasting in one of the most beautiful winery in Romania
» One traditional dinner
» Unlimited mileage
» Airport transfers


Services not included:
» All services not mentioned as included and all items of a personal nature.

 

Tour Prices




Bike model / room type Cost (€)
  • Riding a BMW 650 GS and sharing a double room
  • 2610
  • Riding a BMW 650 GS and staying in a single room
  • 2978
  • Riding a BMW 700 GS and sharing a double room
  • 2610
  • Riding a BMW 700 GS and staying in a single room
  • 2978
  • Riding a BMW 800 GS and sharing a double room
  • 2610
  • Riding a BMW 800 GS and staying in a single room
  • 2978
  • Riding a BMW 1200 GS and sharing a double room
  • 2978
  • Riding a BMW 1200 GS and staying in a single room
  • 3460
  • Bring your own bike and sharing a double room
  • 1890
  • Bring your own bike and staying in a single room
  • 2290

     

    Pillion supplement: 678 €

     


    During the 11 days tour of the beautiful Carpathian Mountains, you will be accompanied by an experienced guide, who will also be giving you tips about riding safely and efficiently in all situations.

    The route we have planned will take us back in time when we will experience the Steam Train, an outstanding experience unique in Europe. We will spend a night in a 5*wineries in the middle of the grapes where we will enjoy a wine tasting and a traditional dinner, we will visit one of the most beautiful castles in the world, we will ride through small villages, the whole trip will offer you memories that you will never forget!

    We only plan life time experiences!

    DAY 1 - Bucharest arrival
    Welcome to Bucharest!

    We prepared for you a visit to the Palace of the Parliament, the second largest building in the world after Pentagon. Or you can just walk in the old center where your hotel is located, taste a Romanian wine and feel the spirit of the people and the city!

    You will spend the night in one of the most beautiful hotels in Bucharest, Parliament Hotel located in the heart of Bucharest, walking area to all the attractions Bucharest can offer!

    DAY 2
    Today we will start our journey to the Carpathian Mountains! We have chosen for you a perfect motorcycle ride through the mountain with serpentines and a splendid view of the Bucegi Mountains!

    We will stop and visit one of the most beautiful castles in Romania, the famous Peles Castle. With an outstanding architecture, Peles castle was built on the medieval route connecting Transilvania and Wallachia and it is a must see in the most beautiful attractions in Romania and even in Europe.

    The day ends in a special location, a traditional village which is designated as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, a unique place in Romania with very well preserved and authentic furnished blue Saxon-Transylvanian houses.

     

    DAY 3
    We continue our ride in the hearth of Transylvania towards one of the most beautiful salt mines in Romania. Praid salt mine takes you 120 meters deep underground where you can breathe the fresh air and admire the spectacular place!

    After the short break, we will ride our motorcycles to one of the famous Romanian’s canyons, Bicaz canyon, a scenic route inside the mountains that takes your breath away!
    On the way we will stop at the Red Lake which is also part of the Bicaz National Park. The name comes from the Red Creek, which passes through iron oxide and hydroxide layers and makes the color absolutely incredible!

     

    DAY 4
    We start riding our bikes to the north of the country where we can meet the traditions of the Moldavian region. We visit on the way the Neamt monastery, one of the oldest of its kind, Romania is proud to own a few fortified churches build in the 13th century which are also included in the Unesco Heritage.
    We continue with a series of canyons full of serpentines between the Rodna and Carpathian Mountains, the route is simply spectacular! The day will end inside the mountains where we can relax and enjoy the beauty of the nature.

    DAY 5
    Rest day.
    This day takes you back to history, today we will explore the mountains region with the steam train, an outstanding experience of cultural heritage! We will spend most of our day discovering the aria on the 21 km route of the famous steam train. We will also have the chance to meet the local people and taste the delicious local traditional food.


    DAY 6
    A great day for motorcycle riding is waiting for you on the route to another spectacular mountain, Apuseni. On the way you will cross Prislop canyon which is the highest pass in Romania with an altitude of 1.416 meters above the sea level!
    The day ends in the Apuseni, in a wonderful location in the heart of the mountains!

    DAY 7

    The road will finally take us to Corvinilor Castle. The castle, also known as “one of the seven wonders of Romania” , represents one of the most amazing and well-preserved medieval castles in Europe. With a huge drawbridge and pointed turrets rising above, Corvinilor castle will impresse you right away.

    We will spend the night in a 5* manor, a beautiful location with spa and swimming pool.

    DAY 8
    Another impressive motorcycle riding is waiting for you today! The route crosses the Retezat National Park , takes you through Domogled National Park where we can admire the architecture of a spectacular thermal resort which is now abandoned.
    We end the day in a one of the most beautiful places in Romania on the riverside admiring the most spectacular views of the mountains!

     

    DAY 9
    We will experience today the local villages, we will ride on small streets, admire the architecture of the houses and see how the local lives.

    We will have the chance today to spend the night in a very impressive winery located in the heart of one of the most beautiful wine areas in Romania. Surrounded by vineyards, the 5 stars location offers you a selection of wines starting with Feteasca Regala & Pinot Gri, a unique cuvée made of 30% Fetească Regală 2010 - which was fermented and aged for 9 months in French oak barrels and 70% of Pinot Gris 2011- is the perfect balance between complexity and freshness.
    Beside the vineyard and the winery visit, we organized for you a delicious dinner along with a wine tasting of the most important local wines.

     

    DAY 10
    The last day of a wonderful trip. You leave behind the beautiful winery and continue your ride towards Bucharest, the capital of Romania. On the way you admire the beautiful landscapes of Romania a last time.

     

    DAY 11 - Bucharest departure

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