Highlights

* two wooden churches (UNESCO)
* Merry Cemetery in Sapanta
* traditional dowry room
* craftsmen
* scenic roads
* lunch with the locals

Tour information

duration : 1day
validity: all year long
starts in: Cluj-Napoca
ends in: Cluj-Napoca

Rates 2018

1 pax   225 eur / pers.
2 pax   135 eur / pers.
3 pax   114 eur / pers.
4 pax   99 eur / pers.
5 pax   94 eur / pers.
6 pax   87 eur / pers.
7 pax   82 eur / pers.
8 pax   76 eur / pers.
* For more than 8 participants, prices available upon request.

Package includes:

* services of an English / French / Italian / Portuguese speaking guide / driver
* all transportation by private vehicle or minibus (gas, road tax and parking fees included)
* entry tickets (for Merry Cemetery, wooden churches)
* craftsmen visits
* 1 lunch with the locals

Package does not include:

* your meals and drinks (other than the ones mentioned above)
* photo / video entrance fees (where required)
* personal expenses

Tour description

Departure from Cluj at 8am, heading for Maramures. Positioned in North-Western part of Romania, in a mountain area, Maramures is a very special area, renowned for the living traditions, amazing haystacks landscape, colorful clothing, party music and wooden architecture.
Stop on the way to visit the wooden church of Surdesti, the tallest of all eight wooden churches included in the UNESCO heritage list. Take a walk in the best preserved traditional village in Maramures and have lunch with the locals.
Continue with the visit of another UNESCO wooden church (Desesti or Budesti). Visit the Merry Cemetery in Sapanta, an unusually colorful spot, unexpectedly reflecting the love of live of the locals, and a traditional dowry room.
Get back to Cluj in late afternoon.