Snagov forest trails

Bucharest area / Easy / Family / Private & custom / Weekend

Overview

Snagov forest is probably the closest area for outdoor activities outside Bucharest. The thick forest routes, the lake shore and the cultural sights are opportunities to visit the area for one day. Snagov area is a natural reservation, with two natural protected areas – for fauna and flora, Snagov lake and Snagov forest. Snagov forest is a remnant of the great Vlasia forest. Many trails criss-cross this forest and you can easily enjoy a bike ride. One can spot various birds, deer, rabbits, wild hogs.

 

Along this trip you will visit Snagov Monastery – the burial place of Vlad III Dracula, dubbed The Impaler; Caldarusani Monastery, but also the former hunting areas where Ceausescu – the Romanian dictator used to hunt.

If desired, you can book some kayaks for those looking for some more adventure in the Snagov lake.

Price:
from 51.00 €
Duration:
4-6 h
Start / End:
Bucharest/Bucharest
Distance:
25 km
Accommodation:
upon request
Activity level:
Easy
Custom/Private
Dates:
01 Jan. 2017

Highlights

Day by day

10.30 – arrival at Snagov, in front of El Capitan Restaurant (entrance from Ciolpani – DN1)
11.00 – 16.00 – biking trip following local roads and forest paths

What si included

  • Transfer from Bucharest hotel/center and back
  • English/French/German speaking bike guide
  • Water or other non alcoholic drink
  • Bicycle and helmet rental on request
  • Photos along the route
  • Energizing bars on route

Not included

  • Souvenirs
  • Additional drinks or meals along the tour
  • Bicycle repair cost (in case of bike injuries)
  • Tickets to museum or other sights
  • Gratuities/tips for your local guide
  • Individual travel insurance

More information

Meeting and departure:

The driver or guide will pick you up around 9.00 am from your hotel or chosen location and depart to Snagov forest. The ride will take at most 45 minutes to 1 hour, depending on the traffic.

Families with children on tour:

This tour is also suitable for children who know how to ride bicycles according to traffic regulations.

Children younger than 16 need to be accompanied by an adult.

Bike info

Cannonade, GT and Trek XC bicycles are available on this tour. While a helmet may always be provided, we recommend that for safety and hygiene reasons to bring your own if not difficult.

Please consider also bringing your own water recipient.

Dates & Prices

Our tour runs all year long but we recommend you book at least a few days in advance.

Dates

from 01 Jan 2017 to - 1 day/0 nights Book now

Prices

Price EUR/person/net price Bike rental not included Bike rental included Single room supplement
2-3 € 89 € 104 € 0
4-6 € 65 € 79 € 0
7-10 € 51 € 66
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Address
22 Bucuresti -Targoviste Road, bl. A, ap. A2 District 1, Bucharest - Romania
Phone
+40.740.166.791 / +40.723.389.833
Email
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