Adventure yourself into the wild glacier valleys of the Bucegi Natural Park, hike to the Israeli helicopter crash point - 1 Day

Hiking Bucegi Mountains

This trip will take us to one of the most  wild areas of the Bucegi Natural Park. The beauty of the forest, alpine pastures and glacial valleys will be part of the landscape. This is the place in 2010, Israeli helicopter, in heavy weather conditions after piloting error, hit the rocks, 7 people losing their lives. Our route passes you by the monument build in memory, which is located at the base of the mountain near the village of Simon, as well as by the rocks where the remains of the aircraft were found, high in the mountains at about 1800 m altitude.

Our tips:

15 km medium/hard difficulty hike, approx. 1400 m elevation height. This trip is recommended for the hikers that are not for the first time on a mountain and have a bit of experience on how to approach various terrains. Total 7 to 9 hours hike on wide pats with no exposure or dangerous cliffs.

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level .

The price includes:

  • Transportation/Driver/Professional mountain guide
  • Free hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Food + water ( picnic )
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Mandatory Gear:

Hiking boots and clothes that suits the outside weather, back pack, rain coat, small snack

Recommended Gear:

Hat, sun cream, ticks spray , hiking sticks

Hiking Bucegi Mountains – Schedule:

Pick up time is at 8:30 A.M. from your hotel in Brasov. Arriving at the base of Bucegi Mountains will take us around 1 hour. Be prepared for a 3 hours hike until Gaura Glacier Valley. This is the place where we take our lunch break (the food and water are included in the price). We then hike back to the car and return to Brasov around 6 or 7 P.M.

Prices:

One person – 650 lei
Two – 800 lei per group
Three – 1002 lei per group
Four – 1200 lei per group
Five – 1400 lei per group
Six – 1554 lei per group
Seven – 1701 lei per group
Eight – 1856 lei per group

* Currently we can only accept online bookings for a maximum of 8 people. If your group is larger than 8, please contact us by email, by phone, or by using the contact form here.

    You can send your enquiry via the form below.





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    Adventure yourself into the wild glacier valleys of the Bucegi Natural Park, hike to the Israeli helicopter crash point
    Group Discount Available
    From 232.00 lei
    per Person

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