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Carpathian Escapes

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Kossuth Lajos Street | No. 19, Miercurea-Ciuc 530130, Romania
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Walking tour in the Varghis Canyon with optional rock climbing and caving...
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Full day exploration of countryside life combined with a bear watching tour
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Private 4wd safari and hiking in the Eastern Carpathians
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Step off the beaten track and discover a hidden secret of the world, the Eastern Carpathians in Transylvania. We are eager to show you what our region has to offer: breathtaking sights, exciting outdoor adventures and cultural activities. We would like to let you see how people live in the area, how locals experience the nature and how enjoyable life can be in this wonderful remote natural haven.
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Kossuth Lajos Street | No. 19, Miercurea-Ciuc 530130, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I did this walk in early April. The drive to the visitor station was suited for a 4wd car, however, we managed to get there in our little Renault. They supplied us with waterproof boots and walking poles which was a great...More

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Eniko B, Manager at Carpathian Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Vincent, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your time in the Vargyas Gorges and thanks for your valuable feedback regarding the road conditions to the entrance of the reserve. You and your friends are always welcome back...More

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

It was a great experience, pure and wonderful untouched nature. Our contact person from the travel agency Carpathian Escapes was Albert Isphahan, he speaks German very well, he welcomed us at the airport very friendly and open minded and transferred us to the starting point...More

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Eniko B, Manager at Carpathian Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2017

Dear Edda, Thank you so much for your detailed and kind review. And you are always welcome back in Transylvania, in the small region of the Eastern Carpathians. Kind regards, Eniko

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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Phenomenal experience. The guide for my ride was very knowledgeable in regards to the area and the culture. Extremely well behaved horse, was a pleasure to ride, guide spoke excellent English as well. Would highly recommend

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Eniko B, Manager at Carpathian Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2017

Dear Jeff, Thank you for booking with us! One of our best tours is horse riding in the mountains and Laszlo is an experienced guide. You are welcome back anytime on our day tours or on our one-week trails.

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Reviewed August 3, 2017

We visited the most beautiful places of Transylvania thanks to the Romanian travel agency Carpathian Escapes. We enjoyed a lot the itinerary "tailored made" for our family mixing leisure (hiking, watching bears,...) and visits of the rich Transylvania cultural heritage (Cluj, Brasov, Saxon churches, Sighisoara,...More

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Eniko B, Manager at Carpathian Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2017

Dear Olivier, Thank you so much for your kind review. I hope you and your family really enjoyed exploring our beloved region. It is always a pleasure to prepare a tailor-made itinerary and to see if our proposal meets our guests interest. You and your...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2017

Perfect experience. Small children (6-7 years) were borred after 2 hours. Lots of bears seen. Must see

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Eniko B, Manager at Carpathian Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2017

Thank you Serban for your review and for booking with us!

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Reviewed June 25, 2017

Just back from a wonderful trip to Roumania: Bucarest, Brasov, Bucovina, Sighisoara and Sibiu, must to mention the most important stops. We were two people, had the whole trip organised by Carpathian Escapes, and besides the historic sights along the route, we also built in...More

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Eniko B, Manager at Carpathian Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2017

Dear Luzia, Thank you for your kind review. This is a real satisfaction for us knowing that you enjoyed your itinerary through Transylvania. Also thank you for all the great times spent together with Istvan or with me. I hope we can meet you or...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2017

They had provided an excellent service. They took so much interest to make my dreams come true, see the brown bears in the wild. Also they planned other options, a lot of options, for us during our wonderful time in Transylvania. I recomend you this...More

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Eniko B, Manager at Carpathian Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2017

Dear Marily, Thank you very much for your kind review and for recommending us to your friends. We always try to do our best to offer genuine experiences, off the beaten path in Transylvania. If you plan to visit another visit to Transylvania, please let...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2017

They are the best! If you would like to really know Transylvania you have to choose Carpathian escapes! The tour guides are really friendly and tell you all of the most important and interesting informations about the country. Their work is excellent! Choose the offroad...More

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Eniko B, Manager at Carpathian Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2017

Dear Éva, Thank you so much for your kind review! It was a pleasure to have you as our guests and anytime you plan to visit Transylvania, we are here to assist you. I wish you all the best. Eniko

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

Really enjoyed the warmth and slow pace of the life. The nature was so well, natural and not made up for tourists. Guides all very helpful and knowledgeable. We would really recommend this for those wanting to get off the treadmill and say, stop the...More

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Eniko B, Manager at Carpathian Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2017

Dear Esther, We are really glad you enjoyed your stay here. Thank you for your kind review. You and your family are more than welcome to visit us so we can show you other facets of rural Transylvania and the Eastern Crapathians sometime in the...More

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Reviewed March 6, 2017

If you want to have an unforgettable experience with highly professional guides, do not hesitate to choose Carpathian Escapes! Not only is the nature stunning, but the knowledge and enthusiasm of the local guides are irreplaceable. So if you're up for an adventure in this...More

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Eniko B, Manager at Carpathian Escapes, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2017

Thank you very much for your warm words in the name of the whole team. We hope there will be new occasions to escape to the Eastern Carpathians together in the future.

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