With a nature lover’s dream package available at the moment, now is the ideal time to hop on a plane and retreat in the wilderness of the Carpathian Mountains. Let Azzurytt take you off the beaten path to picturesque and hidden places that few travelers ever reach. Layer upon layer of intense beauty awaits, and we’ll unveil it all. Few journeys offer such an inspiring blend of adventure, beauty and elegance.
Explore the Carpathian Mountains in a comfortable 4×4 chauffeured car !
Itinerary: Covasna – Buzau
Departures: All year round
Price: According to tailor made tour
Important notes: This tour is selling out incredibly fast so booking with at least 6 months in advance is strongly recommended.
Carpathian Mountains tour
- Traditional cooking and biking and...
- Secluded Transylvanian hideaway
- Chic rustic chalet exclusively for you !
A full day will be dedicated to the discovery of the local recipes’ secrets. After savouring the goodies you prepared yourself together with the lovely host visit the village and few households and a local producer of the famous Plescoi sausages.Next day you have to choose what tempts you most: the Roman Castrum versus the One Stone Church, the sculpture camps or the Amber Museum. Not really convinced ? Then take the bike tour through the area.
Feel like being part of a counts family on a magnificent estate nestled at the foot of the Carpathians Mountains, right next to thousands of hectares of untouched Transylvanian wilderness. Dating back to the 16th century, the castle was built on the remaining of an early fortified building which is suspected to be burned down in the liberation war of Transylvania. All ceilings on the first floor were covered (currently painted over) with frescoes from 1867 when the castle was extended and redecorated.
Find out about the 50 m long tunnel connected to the castle and many other captivating stories, taste dishes cooked after 100 years old recipes and enjoy the beauty of the 18th century park with old trees and ponds. Enjoy leisurely breakfasts and all sorts of less usual activities on the estate of this counts family and the surroundings:
- bear watching,
- coach / slade tour in the village,
- guided hiking tour,
- drawing with a bow hand made after the ancient ones of the Magyar tribes,
- picnics with wine,
- formal dining “al Fresco” under century old pine trees,
- classic or romantic movies watching in the park while sipping a glass of Veuve Cliquot bubbles,
- rowing on the lake,
- lake skating (during winter)…
Chic rustic chalet exclusively for you !
60 ha of virgin forest, 3 ha of gardens and only ecologic ingredients, from own vegetable and trout farm or carefully checked farms, cooked after old local recipes with filtered mountain source water
Inside the cozy rooms the fireplace is lit. Romanian flavours coming from the generous helpings cooked in the kitchen tantalize your senses. It smells of boiled wine with cinnamon. The beautiful decorations remind you of childhood and the season music completes the atmosphere. Christmas will be celebrated here with camp fire and carols that will guide Santa Claus easier among the fir trees, while the New Year’s Eve celebrations will include midnight champagne and fireworks.
Set among charming woodland in Southern Carpathians, this is the most suitable retreat for families and friends who want to enjoy their mountain holidays in relaxed soul southing green or white surroundings - depending on the season (plus there’s a fascinating collection of movies and books available exclusively for you). Built in 1985 for dictator Nicolae Ceausescu and restored in 2000 as luxury cabin with closed circuit, this impressive remote estate is very child friendly and offers complimentary access to a variety of indoor and outdoor entertainment facilities: tennis court, ping-pong, billiards, swimming pool, sports equipment, children playground, games, wireless Internet.
- NO traffic
- NO neighbors
- NO GPS coverage**
Most probably you will discover that 6 days are not enough to explore the nearby attractions:
- wisents’ reservation,
- two waterfalls,
- the castle,
- Eagles Lake,
- horse riding classes at the stud farm …
Do you wish to spend more time in this magic forest ?
** you can still keep in touch with your home world if you wish as there is a steady phone and Internet connection