From 340.00
 
2 days
 / pers
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Embark on a two day tour starting from Cluj Napoca to the traditional Bukovina. Enjoy the amazing scenery and the old frescoes of the painted monasteries.

DAY 1.

Cluj-Napoca -Bistrita town-Voronet monastery -Voronet

At 9 am meet you will be picked up by your English speaking guide from your hotel in Cluj Napoca.

The first stop of the day will be at the fortified transylvanian town, Bistrita.After a short walking tour in the city center you will continue your journey towards Bukovina.

In the afternoon,  you will visit one of the most famous painted monastery in the world, Voronet Monastery. The frescoes of the monastery are dominated by The  intense shades of blue of the frescoes might surprise you by its beauty, as well as  the well preserved ‘Last Judgement’ fresco. Voronet monastery was built in 1488 by Prince Stephen the Great in order to commemorate one of his victories against the Ottoman Empire.

Overnight in Voronet in a traditional pension. Dinner at the restaurant.

DAY 2.

Humor Monastery- Moldovita Monastery - Transrarau Highway-Cluj Napoca

 

After breakfast, your first stop will be at Humor Monastery, a small cross-shaped church built in 1530, dedicated to the Dormition of Virgin. The exterior frescoes show significant moments from the locals’ lives, such as the wars with the Turks. Moldovita Monastery will be the next stop of the day. 

With a total length of 28 km and 1400 m in altitude, Transrarau Highway is known as the Treasury Road, due to its curves and the scenery.You will travel through the Rarau Mountains and have the chance to admire the rock formations that emerged from the ground millions of years ago, in order to give birth to the mountains. You will stop in this area for a delicious lunch and head back to Cluj Napoca.

Price/ person

499 Eur/person in case of 2  participants

390 Eur/person in case of 3 – 4 participants

370 Eur/person in case of 5- 8 participants

340 Eur/person in case of 9-15 participants

 

The price includes:

  • Pick up and drop-off from your hotel in Cluj Napoca
  • English-speaking guide for both days
  • Transportation with car/minibus/bus ( depending on the nr of the participants)
  • Lunch on both days and dinner in Voronet
  • 1 night accommodation in Voronet in a pension in double room, breakfast
  • Entrance fees for the sites
  • personal expenses
  • photo taxes
  • drinks