Tag Archives: winter in Romania

MeetRomania has made it on Transfagarasan in winter-mood

On the most famous Romanian road that goes across the Carpathian Mountains – Tranfagarasan – a famous medieval Castle and Stronghold lays – it is Poienari Castle or the ruins of the castle to be more accurate !

image

After climbing 1480 concrete steps, you get to see it – Vlad Dracula or Vlad the Impaler took strong defence against the invadors from this castle, Poienari Castle. Do you want to hear the rest of the story ?! Come join us at MeetRomania, and hire your private car and driver/guide to get to see it and hear the rest of the story !

image

Higher on the mountain, Tranfagarasan road opens up for us… Only in summer. Or winter if your driver is crazy enough to embrace the adventure of driving up on it in snow !

image

Want to see how that’s like ? Get in touch with us !

image

image

Advertisements

What travel guides say about Romania:

“… why should you go to Romania? The straight answer is because it is one of the most beautiful countries of Southeast Europe.” (The Blue Guide)

“Considered by many the most beautiful country in Eastern-Europe, Romania still claims regions that seem bastions of a medieval past long since lost elsewhere.” (Fodor’s Eastern and Central Europe)

“Few regions offer a more dazzling display of cultural and artistic treasures than Romania.”
(Smithsonian Journeys)

“No journey to Eastern Europe would be complete without paying a visit to Romania… Outstanding landscapes, a huge diversity of wildlife…”
(The Rough Guide)

“Romania has majestic castles, medieval towns, great hiking and wildlife…”
(The Lonely Planet)