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Moldoveanu Peak – on the Roof of Carpathians

 250,00

Climbing on the Roof of Romania – Moldoveanu Peak 2544m – 3days or 6 days
We offer you two option of this tour. One shorter, 3 days, just for conquer Moldoveanu Peak, and another, longer version, 6 days of trekking on Fagaras Ridge, one of the toughest trekking trails in Romania, with Moldoveanu and Negoiu Peaks.
Full route details below.

Difficulty:

It is a medium difficulty ride because longer routes but does not raise technical issues.  However tourists participants must have a good physical condition and have minimal experience on the mountain.
Attention! Specific high mountains, we can expect a sudden worsening of weather

PRICE: 150 Euro for 3 days and 250 Euro for 6 days

  • Duration: 3 Days, 6 Days
  • Difficulty: Long or difficult hike

Tour Description

Trekking Fagaras Rige and climb Negoiu & Moldoveanu peaks - 6 days -
- One of the toughest trekking trails of Romania -

-Day 1.
By car, Brasov - Porumbacu, then the forest road up to the confluence of rivers Serbota and Sarata.
Next, we start the climb on the path to Negoiu chalet - 2 hours.
Dinner - chalet accommodation.

-Day 2.
Breakfast
Lake Caltun by "Strunga Ciobanului" - 6 hours.
Picnic Dinner - Accommodation in tent.

-Day 3
Breakfast, then we climb through "Devil Strunga" on Negoiu (2.535m) which was long thought the highest peak in the Fagaras Mountains
Then descend and follow the ridge trail to Goat Lake (cca8-9h).
- Dinner - Accommodation in tent.

-Day 4.
Breakfast, picnic
Goat Lake / Ogres fenster / The three steps to death / Lake Podu 'Giurgiului / Chalet Podragu (4 ~ 5h).
dinner, accomodation in the chalet.

-Day 5.
breakfast
Chalet Podragu / VF under Ucea Mare / saddle Orzanele / Vistea Mare (2.527m) /
Moldoveanu Peak (2544m), highest in the country (3-4 hours)

Option 1: return to Podragu Chalet (3 hours).
Option 2: continue to the ridge trail and descend Sambeta Valley (6-7 hours).
dinner, accomodation in the chalet.

-Day 6.
Breakfast
Option 1: approach to the town of Victoria (about 5:00)
Option 2: approach to the Upper Monastery Brancoveanu (about 2h).
Transport in Brasov

Trekking and climbing Moldoveanu Peak - 3 days -

- Day 1
Meet at 8hr in Brasov.
Transfer to Balea Lake Chalet.
Balea Lake / Lake Capra / Ogres Fenster / “The three steps to death” / Lake Podu 'Giurgiu - Accommodation in tent

- Day 2.
Breakfast
Lake Podu Giurgiu, under Ucea Mare VF / saddle Orzanele / Vistea Mare peak (2.527m) /
Moldoveanu Peak (2544m), highest in the country (3-4 hours)
Picnic - Accommodation in tent

- Day 3.
Breakfast
Upper-descent to Sambata Brancoveanu Monastery - 3 hours
Transport in Brasov

Difficulty:
It is a medium difficulty ride because longer routes but does not raise technical issues. However tourists participants must have a good physical condition and have minimal experience on the mountain.
Attention! Specific high mountains, we can expect a sudden worsening of weather

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