Valea Doamnei-Balea – day hiking tour

Valea Doamnei-Balea – day hiking tour

Explore the pristine nature of Fagaras mountains in this full-day hiking tour. Our route starts at the Balea Waterfalls and takes us up to Balea lake through Valea Doamnei – a natural wild valley, climbing parallel with the famous Transfagarasan road, which...
Marginime: The villages around Sibiu – day tour

Marginime: The villages around Sibiu – day tour

The villages at the base of Cindrel mountains, surrounding the city of Sibiu at southwest, are a living proof of the multicultural history of Transylvania. From German-Saxon settlements with their impressive fortified churches, Romanian villages that managed to endure...
Day cycling tour from Avrig

Day cycling tour from Avrig

This cycling trip takes us through scenic country roads at the foothills of the Fagaras Mountains along the Olt river. After crossing the river on a dam, we leave the Olt valley behind to cross a hill and reach the wonderful Hartibaciu valley, the second largest...
The early moths

The early moths

Although it’s pretty early for moth identification trips, in the first week of March, barely waiting to test the new moth light system, we managed to spot a few early species in quite abundant numbers. In two evenings, in less than an hour (it’s still...