Cornelia Lupsa - Private Guide in MaramuresMember Since 2012
Maramures - Art, tradition, history
Culture and History tour in Maramures
Tour Price : €225-369 Duration : 4 days Languages: Romanian, English
Arrival in Baia Mare
Accomodation in Baia Mare 3*** or 4**** hotel
Departure from Baia Mare
First stop will be at Desesti, for visiting the wooden church built in XVIII century – UNESCO monument.
Next point of interest is Merry Cemetery from Sapanta.
Each cross is painted in a naive style and very colorfull. The deceased’s life or moment of death is painted in a scene toghether with an epitaph about him or her, a poetry written in the first person. Most of the time this text is ironic and describes the traits and habits that he/she had in his/her life, or about how he/she died.
Being in the area, we will not miss Sapanta – Peri Monastery – the highest wooden building from Europe (75 m high)
Lunch in Sighetu Marmatiei.
The visit at the Memorial Museum of the Victims of Communism and of the Resistance (a former political prison which is now a museum) is a very important one for a better understanding of the communist era.
A short walk in the village of Breb
Accomodation and dinner in Breb at a rural pension
Today will start with the visit of Budesti Josani wooden church (XVII century) – UNESCO monument
Next stop allows you to observe the traditional instalations powered by water (watermill, whirlpool, etc)
Next, a woodcarver workshop will be interesting to visit.
Barsana Monastery is the place where you can admire the wonderful traditional architecture on new buildings.
Poienile Izei wooden church (XVII century) is another UNESCO monument worth to visit
Ieud wooden church (XVII century) – UNESCO monument
Visit Ples Museum in Ieud – peasent’s museum where you can experience the spinning and weaving techniques. This is a private museum founded by a local family who love theirs traditions.
Accomodation and dinner in Viseu de Sus at a rural pension
Steam train ride – Mocanita - Last of the Carpathian Forestry Railways.
The Mocanita is the only European railway that is still in use for timber production, a steam train since the beginning of 20th century. Now, some of this trains are also for tourists, letting them have an unique experince in the middle of nature, a very pleasant stroll during the course of the Vaser river , in the heart of the forest.
Back to Viseu around 15,30 .
Arrival in Baia Mare
Accomodation in Baia Mare 3*** or 4**** hotel.
Group offer (from 2 people up to 6 people):
For a group of 2 people – 369 Euro/person – accomodation in a double room (single room supliment - 25 Euro)
For a group of 6 people – 225 Euro/person - accomodation in a double room (single room supliment - 25 Euro)
The prices will be recalculated in case of a group between 2 and 6 people.
transportation, guiding services in English language, 4 nights accommodations, 3 lunches (for day 2, day 3 and day 4), 2 dinners (for day 2 and day 3), entrance fees, train ticket.
dinners for day 1 and day 4 (people will have the freedom to have dinner in the restaurant of the hotel or in other place, like the old center of Baia Mare), photo/video fees, other costs not speciffied at “included”.
|Tour Price: €225-369|
|Duration: 4 days|
|Group Size: 2-6 tourists|
|Languages: Romanian, English|
|Tour package includes:|
|Airport Transfer :||NO|
|Tour Transportation (car, van, limo, boat, etc…):||YES|
|Food and Drinks :||NO|
|Other services (fees apply):|
|Attraction tickets (concerts, theater, museum, circus...) :||YES|
|Translation services :||YES|
|Reservations (hotels, restaurants, airline) :||YES|
|Visa support :||NO|
|This tour must be booked at least 7 days in advance of your travel date :||YES|
|Tour groups must include a minimum of 2 passengers :||YES|
|Tour prices are flexible and based on your requirements :||YES|