Discover Romania

Private & Escorted Romania Tours

Explore the beauties of Romania with our custom and private tours suited for your traveling style.

Visit Romania

Take A Tour To Romania

Experience the charm of Eastern Europe in Romania, a land of stunning natural landscapes, vibrant culture, and rich history.

From the majestic Carpathian Mountains to the picturesque villages of Transylvania, Romania offers a unique and unforgettable travel experience that will leave you in awe.

Breathtaking Landscapes

Medieval Castles

Transylvania

Rich Cultural Heritage

32 UNESCO World Heritage sites

Danube Delta

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Discover Romania

Why should you travel to Romania?

World-famous for the “Dracula” legacy in Transylvania, Romania offers a spectacular history and a fascinating culture deliciously appealing to anyone seeking an exciting adventure.

If you are passionate about diverse cultures, a Romania tour will captivate your senses like no other. From the vast array of architecture in each different region to the scenic mountains, plains, Black Sea, and Danube Delta, Romania offers a unique and exciting twist to your quest for adventure.

You’ll have your feet swept away as you begin your journey “off the beaten path”… in remote areas of Romania very few people on Earth have yet discovered. 

You can visit any of the 32 UNESCO World Heritage sites filled with locals who love sharing their stories and heritage with travelers like yourself. With our custom tours in Romania, you can take part in their well-preserved traditions to get the full experience of being part of their culture.

Spectacular Mountains

Romania is home to the Carpathian Mountains, offering breathtaking landscapes, hiking trails, and ski resorts.

Transylvania

Known for its picturesque landscapes, rich history, and the myth of Dracula, Transylvania is a region that captivates with its Saxon villages, Gothic castles, and fortified churches.

Medieval Castles

The country boasts numerous well-preserved medieval castles, fortresses, and fortified churches, with Bran Castle—often associated with the legend of Dracula—being one of the most famous.

Rich Cultural Heritage

Romania has a vibrant cultural scene, with traditions and folk art that have been preserved through centuries.

Why Us?

Why should you choose us for your tour of Romania?

Most “typical” tours stuff you on a tour bus with dozens of other people… rush you throughout each location, and herd you like cattle. You’ll miss Romania’s most exciting parts, leaving you unsatisfied and disappointed.

Instead, our Romania tours will take you deep into the heart of the country with your own privately designed tour and private guide/driver. Moreover, you can customize your experience with an itinerary built specifically for you based on the way you like to travel and your particular interests.

If you’re going to travel through Romania, do it right!

There are many options to choose from. Feel free to contact us to create a customized tour for you, traveling privately without groups or “buses”… and at a very affordable fee well worth the flexibility and privacy of a custom, private tour.

Please review the options below and select the one that is a good starting point for you.

We offer fully customizable private tours in Romania and Bulgaria. We build the whole tour around you and your travel companions.
Enjoy the personable service of a knowledgeable private guide and private air conditioned transportation.
Visit only the sights you are interested in, spend as much time as you want to visit them, and enjoy the flexibility only a private tour can offer you.
We have 15+ years of activity and over 30 years of experience in the travel industry.
We are a licensed tour operator, we have the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, and we boast 5-star reviews from hundreds of customers.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Balkan Trails offers a variety of private tours throughout Romania, including customized tours that cater to individual travel styles and interests.

All our tours of Romania include:

  • The possibility of having your itinerary customized before the tour starts at no extra charge. The itinerary customization can include pacing changes, selection of hotels, sights we include (or skip), etc.
  • Great flexibility regarding changes to the daily itinerary even after the start of the tour
  • The services of a private licensed English-speaking guide (also driving)
  • All guide’s expenses (meals, accommodation, etc.)
  • Private transportation in an air-conditioned car (or minivan, depending on your group’s size)
  • All vehicle-related expenses, such as gasoline, parking, and road tolls
  • Complimentary wireless internet access in the vehicle so that you can stay in touch with your loved ones even while traveling
  • Entrance fees and guided visits. If you wish to add any sight on the go, the guide will always be available with information during the visit
  • Accommodation in locally-owned, centrally located 3, 4, and 5-star hotels or B&Bs, with breakfast included
  • Airport transfers

Not included:

  • Airfare to and from Romania
  • Meals or beverages other than the included ones
  • Photo fees (some sights require the payment of a fee for allowing you to take pictures – they are mostly inexpensive, around 2 or 3 euro/sight)
  • Credit card fees (3.25%). We offer you the possibility of paying for the tour in your home currency via a domestic bank transfer
  • Gratuities for your guide (entirely up to your discretion)

Sure. Let us know which hotels you’d like changed, and we’ll handle it. You can request to have certain hotels changed, or you can request an overall accommodation level (4-star only, for example).

No. We recommend to all of our clients to  carry a medical insurance that would cover any health-related costs that might incur while on the trip. Insurance for trip interruption and lost/stolen luggage is also recommended.

Of course. All our tours are customizable. We can change one itinerary, join two itineraries together, or just tell us about the places you want to see, and we’ll make a whole new itinerary just for you! Customizing a tour comes at no extra charge.

You can book a tour by sending an inquiry through the website’s contact forms, detailing your preferences and travel plans.

Balkan Trails focuses on providing personalized experiences with private guides and drivers, avoiding the typical crowded tour bus scenarios. Additionally, we recognize the unique needs and travel styles of each individual, so we offer customized trips.

The best time to visit Romania is during spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) when the weather is pleasant, and the tourist sites are less crowded.

EU citizens do not require a visa. Visitors from other countries should check visa requirements specific to their nationality.

Key attractions include the castles of Transylvania (like Bran Castle and Peles Castle), the medieval towns of Brasov and Sibiu, the Danube Delta, and the painted monasteries of Bucovina.

Romania is generally safe for tourists. As with any destination, it’s advisable to follow standard safety precautions.

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