In Fairyland

New
days 7 days nights 6 nights
Romania
Difficulty
Challenging
Comfort
Basic+
Weight limit
85 kg / 187 lb

Embark on an extraordinary journey as we delve into the rural charm of Ghimes and traverse the vast expanses of the Csík Alps. The inspiration for this tour stems from the mythical tale of the Maros and Olt rivers, featuring a fairy named Tarkő, who lends her name to the Terkő ridge we will be exploring.

Over the course of this 7-day trail-ride through the enchanting wilderness of the Carpathian Mountains, we will gain insights into the country life of Szeklerland, savor local cuisine, and immerse ourselves in the authentic, nature-centric lifestyle of the local inhabitants and their rich culture. Venturing along concealed paths accessible only by horse or on foot, our journey will traverse ridges, forests, rivers, and narrow trails, providing a unique and intimate experience.

from US$ 833
per tourist for 7 days
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Number of tourists
up to 6 tourists over 14 years old
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Photo László K.
László K. is the provider of this trip
The provider speaks: English
My name is László Karda andI live with my family in Csíkszentdomokos, Transylvania (Romania). I am a folkdance teacher by profession, I have been teaching folk dance for more than 20 years. I teach not only children but adults as well. I have organized horse-riding tours since 2012. My wife and my children (a son and a daughter) help me with the tours. They are also fond of nature and horses. Our guests will have the possibility to see all these places on horseback or carriaged,they can taste our traditional foods, they can learn about ourculture. Our aim is to show Szeklerland with itʾs pure beauty and wilderness,but also the calm and peace that mountains can give people.

Tour highlights

Enjoy Breathtaking Views
Beautiful panoramas of the Carpathian Mountains
Relax in the Bath
Indulge in a rejuvenating soak in a barrel bath filled with warm, salty water amidst the picturesque surroundings
Try Traditional Local Gastronomy
You can taste local traditional foods on our tours

Route details

Day 1
Arrival

Arrival in Csikszendomokos, getting to know each other, dicussing the tour details.

Day 2
Pásztorbükk tour
Day 3
Csík alps tour
Day 4
Ghimes tour
Day 5
Öcsém tour
Day 6
Olt Reze Tour
Day 7
Departure
Difficulty
Challenging
Tour provider's comments

The tour runs through mountainous terrain and a suitable physical condition is required for this.

horse

Accommodation

Comfort
Basic+
Guest House
6 nights

Accommodation during the tour is in comfortable guesthouses with 2-3 beds.

6 nights
Guest House

Travel recommendations

Group meeting place

Ghimes

Tour conditions

Included

  • horse;
  • horse equipment;
  • guiding;
  • accomodation;
  • meals; 
  • visiting the museum and the national costume presentation.

Extras

  • flights;
  • insurance;
  • spirits.

Group size

up to 6 tourists

Duration

7 days
6 nights

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour

What you need to have: raincoat, waterproof boots, gaiters, head lamp, water bottle, helmet, sleeping bag.

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Dates and Prices

  • Any dates on request during the season
    1 Jun – 1 Oct
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    23 – 29 Jun 7 days 6 nights
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    23 – 29 Jul 7 days 6 nights
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    23 – 29 Sep 7 days 6 nights
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