Snagov forest trails

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


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.


Depending on the route we choose,  we may stop to 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.

from 60.00 €
4-6 h
Start / End:
25 km
upon request
Activity level:
17 Nov. 2022


Day by day

10.30 – arrival in Snagov area
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

This tour runs all year long but we recommend you book at least a few days in advance. For our calendar standard dates, please see below.


from 17 Nov 2022 to 01 Nov 2023 - 1 day/0 nights Book now


Price EUR/person/net price Bike rental not included Bike rental included Single room supplement
starting from € 60 € 75
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