Transylvania Tours 

Greenways- The Limestone Trail

 

 Greenways are routes, trails or natural corridors used in harmony with their  ecological function.They foster the preservation of natural and cultural heritage,  provide options for safe transportation, recreation and tourism,  and encourage a healthier lifestyle. 

 Well known mainly due to the Ramet Gorges, the Trascau Mountains are remarkable through old traditional houses and whrilpools, water mills and through more then 250 years old churches.The Limestone Trail  is a network, in total lenght of 150 km which includes 8 routes.The trail is developed on three parallel valleys and offer the possibility to visit 15 nature reserves.

In this tour we'll visit the most famous valley in the area- Geoagiu Valley, with the oldest monastery from Transylvania- Rimet Monastery and the wild Rimet Gorge.

 Objectives

- Teiuş: Sf. Treime orthodox church, protestant church from 14th century, the roman-catholic church, old mill from 1890.
- Stremt: Etnographic Museum, Etnographic exhibition Popa Achim family, orthodox church from 14th century.
- Geoagiu de Sus: mill and whirlpool at Dan family, the church from 
Monastery- former Orthodox Episcopate from Transylvania since 14th century.
- Valea Manastirii: Ramet Monastery, Manastirii Gorge, Ramet Gorge.
 

Prices 

1 person-100 euro
2 persons-50 euro/ person
3 persons- 33 euro/ person
4 persons- 50 euro/ person
Depending on your demand, the routes and the prices are subject of discution.

Reservation terms 

Please reserve the tour to minimum one day in advance.
For groups over 6 persons please request the tour one week before.
The tour starts at 9 am and finish at 8 pm.
The transport is in private rental car.
Route lenght- 200 km
English guide.
Validity-all periods of the year.
The offer does not include meals and drinks, entrance fees and tips.

 Optional services 

Wine tasting and traditional meal in Aiud- 10 euro/person
Medieval speciality meal in Aiud Fortress Restaurant- 10 eur/person
Transfer from the airport to the hotel
Hotel booking

 Contact 

e-mail: office [at] transylvaniawalks.com
transylvaniawalks.com
Phone: 0040 744 776393

 Specification

Clubul Montan Apuseni (Apuseni Mountain Club) is an association created under the Romanian Law (Law 26/2000) whose purpose is to protect the endangered species and to promote responsible tourism. Based on our member's qualification as travel guide we are legally offering assistance and guidance for the tourists. The gains will be used for achieving organization’s goal. 

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