Adventure in Romania

We assume, that you might have heard of Transylvania as being the mysterious birth land of Dracula. Some of you might think, that it only exists in legends. In fact, Transylvania, being placed in the heart of Romania, is a real place. Surprised yet?

Surrounded by the Carpathian Mountains, Transylvania is the still undiscovered region of incredible landscapes.The never-ending forests, astonishing river-valleys and soaring mountains with a rustic charm provide the very best ingredients for a real adventure holiday.

No matter what you have heard before, we will show you the real face of this astonishing region!

Get ready and enjoy rafting or cycling  trails with us, track the best mountain areas or take a trip crossing the breathtaking Transfagaraseanul road.

Our wild-adventure trails in Transylvania are shown down below! Don’t forget to book!

Adventure caving in Romania

Are you Claustrophobic, Acrophobic or simply have NEVER been in a cave! Will fear No more! You are in the safe hands  of WILD-TRAILS. We will challenge all your fears while giving you the adventure of a lifetime” Our 6 days caving special allows you to experience the very best of Romania’s caving underground world, around “Suncuius” and “Padis” mountain resorts. During this nature adventure,  you will discover the still quite untouched but truly breathtaking Apuseni Mountains as part of the Western Carpathians of Transylvania. If you think that pushing your adventure limits is what you want with your family or group of friends, then joining this challenging experience is exactly what you are looking for. During this  “never a dull moment” trip, you will have the chance to experience some of the most fascinating landscapes and cross the mountain valleys as a true explorer. The region we are gonna visit is considered to be  one of the most important cave-reservations in South-Eastern Europe. We can ensure you that it will leave you completely breathless. On the other hand, you will have the possibility to explore the mountains via ferrata, climbing, canyoning and trekking. Since we don’t want you to leave without a true local experience, you will have the chance to spend some time in some of the most fascinating traditional mountain villages and get the feeling of going back in time. You will have the chance to try the local cuisine and to see how villagers live;  quietly far away from civilization. This is how this tour looks like in full details!!! Don’t forget to book:) The price include: --> Wild-Trails local guide. --> Transportation --> Accommodation according to the program. --> 3 meals a day during mountain expedition. --> Active adventures and equipment according to the program. --> Rappelling. --> Transport from airport to the accommodation. --> SIM Card. Price doesn't include: --> Flight --> Souvenirs --> Alcohol --> Meals during free time --> Equipment hire if needed extra.

Caving and Via Ferrata in Apuseni Mountains

We truly believe that life is a great adventure or nothing...so..Come with us on the discovery of the longest cave in Romania and enjoy a stunning Via Ferrata experience all in the same day! Joining this tour will make your adrenaline levels increase in many different ways, involving climbing squeezing and squirming your way through this magical underground world.   We believe there’s no such a thing as too much adventure so we end our tour with a Via Ferrata climb. The Adventure This awesome Cave is situated in the Pădurea Craiului Mountains on the left bank of Crișul Repede River,  in the neighbourhood of the picturesque Șuncuiuș village, that we can explore as well on our way. It is called the "Wind Cave" because of the powerful draft that can be sensed at the entrance, you will feel that too...  After our delicious lunch, we gonna drive to Vadu Crisului to explore the natural beauty of the Northern Carpathians and enjoy the scenery from the highest peak of the Via Ferrata route. Then we will hit the road to come back to Cluj but on our way, we stop in Rosia village to witness a “Living Gallery House”. Surprize! Surprize! The price includes: →Guidance by Wild-Trails international adventure leader. →A 2-way satellite communication device for any kind of emergency event that might happen (will be held by the trip leader). →All technical equipment needed   →Coffee, tea, cakes on the end of the hike. The price does not include: →Personal expenses. →Transportation (Extra service) →Personal equipment or any gear that is written in the gear requirements appendix (please let us know in advance and we will try to help you get all the necessary gear for the trip). →Personal expenses coverage for any damage to the equipment due to carelessness or disobedience to the trip leaders. →Anything that was not specified under the section “The price includes” or was not agreed in advance in writing against “Wild Trails”. Are you caving in? Or Via Ferrata Up? 1+1 =2 incredible adventures high above and deep below, in only one day!    

Highest of the Carpathians-4 Days hike in Fagarasi Mountains!

“Life is like a mountain, the climb is hard but when you reach the top the view is amazing”.  Unknown … Looking for a breathtaking experience to reconnect with high mountains? We have the absolute best choice for you!Join us for a 4 day hike and discover the magical world above 2000 m in the Fagarasi Mountains. We will climb two of the three highest mountain peaks Moldoveanu and Vistea Mare and get up close with the experience of hard-core mountainering. Sign up with us because getting up close with mountains will make you discover your own self...in so many different ways...don't believe us? Try it for yourself! The Adventure During this active 4 days, we assure you that, the “Romanian Alps” will leave you speechless, as this range of mountains is one of the most spectacular in the whole world... We gonna hike the highest Peak, Moldoveanu ,will see stunning waterfalls and lakes and discover the rare flora and fauna above 2000 m. Another tipping point of the trail is the “Balea Lake” and “Capra Lake” two stunning glacier lakes above 2034 m. Cause, the people give an important favour to the experience we will get you up-close with locals and make you try some delicious cheese and dishes right from remote mountain villages...Sounds good? This is not all..because... On the way we are going to introduce you to Romania’s most beautiful Salt Mine Salina Turda and visit the medieval citadel of Romania’s first capital city Alba Iulia.  

The Real Highlanders Experience in Romania

Every Thursday, 07.30 a.m., Cluj-Napoca  Brace yourself, we’re venturing for one heck of a cultural adventure! It’s time to mingle with the natives of the Carpathians.... It’s time For the real Highlander Experience! To say this tour is a different kind would be an understatement... Forget about museums or filters, this is not your typical human safari, this is the real deal. Just you and the locals. Up close and personal. We will take you deep into The Land of "Calata" the ethnographic region where the folk traditions of Transylvania are still alive and kicking. The highlanders lived in the Carpathians before it was even part of Romania, and kept their special traditional lifestyle over the centuries. We want you to join us and discover one of the fascinating societies in the region! Being a rather closed community, the road to making this tour was a long one… But after a few years of hard work we received the blessing of the villagers and the best eco-tourism project in Transylvania kicked off. So what are you waiting for? Prepare yourself for a close encounter of the real kind! Join Wild-Trails for one in a lifetime cultural adventure! Even if you’ve explored different cultures or two in your travels, this tour will take you into the heart of one of the unique communities in Europe and will give an insight into the lives of the locals. The price includes: → Guided Village Tour and hike → Visiting a local family and get involved in activities around the house by doing a traditional food workshop → Lunch, snacks, coffee and tea, welcome drink → Full Transportation from Cluj and back The price does not include: → Personal expenses → Personal equipment(shoes, clothes) → Personal expenses coverage for any damage due to the disobedience to the trip leaders → Anything that was not specified under the section “The price includes” or was not agreed in advance in writing against “Wild-Trails”. Things to bring →Water and snacks →Comfortable clothes and shoes for the hike

Transylvania Snowmobile tour

"For some people winter is a good reason to stay at home, but for us it's just the right time to get on the snowmobile and hit the road! The adventure Do you like winter? How ‘bout mountains? If so, we’ve got a delightful offer for you! Join us for for a five-day adventure tour to the Carpathians of Transylvania and experience winter like never before. During this trip we are going to discover everything a good Transylvanian winter has to offer, including visiting the wild nature of the mountains as well as traditional villages. If you are a winter adventurer, you are going to be absolutely in love with this trip. The first two days you’re going to ride snowmobile through the Harghita Mountains, the most stunning part of the Eastern Carpathians. After a long day of fighting sub-zero temperatures, you will relax at a local spa and wellness center. We will close this epic adventure with a day of ski and snowboarding on the best slopes in the region. Székely Land is one of the few areas in Transylvania where old tradition is still alive, reflected in architecture, attire and gastronomy. It is the confluence of Hungarian, Romanian and Saxon culture. The price includes: --> Wild-Trails international adventure lider --> Transportation --> Snowmobile guides --> Snowmobile (2 ppl hich snowmobile). --> A two-way satellite communication device for an unlikely emergency (will be held by the trip leader). --> Coffee, tea and snacks through the trip. --> Accommodation and breakfast. The price does not include: --> Personal expenses. --> Personal equipment or any gear that is written in the gear requirements appendix (please let us know in advance and we will try to help you get all the necessary gear for the trip). --> Coverage for any damage to the equipment due to carelessness or failure to follow the trip leader's instructions. --> Anything that was not specified above not agreed in advance in writing with “Wild-Trails.” Important notes: --> For the snowmobile ride you need a B category driving licence. -->For the ski touring you need to have at least an intermediate level of Skiing.  --> The trip occasionally takes place far away from civilization. --> The travelers must have travel insurance that includes rescue, jeep riding and extreme sports. --> Please don't bring equipment which can get destroyed from dust, water or a fall. --> During hike, you will carry all your equipment, make sure that the bag weight is suitable for you. Our adventures are among the best in the world, with professional seasoned local and international guides who adhere strictly to safety measures while using state of the art equipment. You can be sure that your safety will never be compromised.We limit the number of guests joining us so that we can give you the maximum attention. Rest assured you’re never lost among the crowd! Unlike commercial tourism, our adventures are personal, intimate, and locally flavored so your experiences and memories are one of a kind.

Via Ferata in Romania - Turda Gorge

Every Saturday, 08:30 a.m., from Cluj-Napoca For all of you, NATURE AND ADVENTURE lovers out there the Turda Gorge Via Ferrata route awaits you to be conquered.  We believe that life starts where fear ends! So, it's time for you to put all those emotions aside and team up with us for a real deal adventure! The Adventure: You will discover the Turda Gorge, this real natural treasure from the “Trascaului” Mountain range of the western Carpathians! It will be active! You will get moving and climb to the top of the route by learning the most useful climbing and rope techniques! It will take your breath away! The scenery looking down the cliff will leave you thrilled and with your eyes and mouth wide open! Turda Gorge offers a stunning view of the forests and landscapes surrounding the area. The higher we climb in the valley, the more beautiful the view of the gorge’s mighty walls is.   It will be relaxing for your senses! We gonna chill, walk and have a delicious picknick accompanied by the untouched beauty of the Carpathians shared with other cool travelers as you are! Nature is the best way to recharge your batteries, so joining this full active day in the breath-taking Turda Gorge and Nature Park is the very best option! The price includes: →Guidance. → Transportation → Equipment for the via Ferrata (Harness, helmet, via Ferrata lanyards) → Coffee, tea, snacks throughout the day and picnic  The price does not include: → Personal expenses. → Transportation (Extra service). → Personal equipment or any gear that is written in the gear requirements appendix (please let us know in advance and we will try to help you get all the necessary gear for the trip). → Personal expenses coverage for any damage to the equipment due to carelessness or disobedience to the trip leaders. → Anything that was not specified under the section “The price includes” or was not agreed in advance in writing against “Wild-Trails”.  

“Alps” of Transylvania Mixed Adventure 8D 7N

Are you a real active traveler?Are you passionate about high cliffs, trekking through walleys and rivers on high altitudes? If you consider that pushing your adventure limits is what you have for this summer, then joining this intense mix trail experience is what you are looking for. During this 8 “never a dull moment” days, you will have the chance to experience the very best of what Transylvania has to offer in terms of high mountains, river walleys and cultural sights along the way. Your adventure trip starts in Cluj-Napoca, aka, the heart of Transylvania and ends down south in the Capital, Bucharest. On your way, you will be followed by astonishing forests, charming villages and  authentic adventure experiences. In addition to the incredible nature, you will be able to take a glance at some of the country’s most important sights as well. The adventure: During this tour, you will be able to do rafting, caving, canyoning, mountain biking and hiking surrounded by the highest mountains of the area that is often referred as the  “Alps” of Transylvania. This tour is recommended for advanced adventurer lovers, hikers or beginners that intend to push their active limits. You will be picked up and driven by with a high performance SUV between the cities. Because we don’t want to leave you without getting something from the history of this astonishing region, you will get to see some of the important cities and villages coming alive as an intersection of the Romanian, Hungarian and German heritage.