Testimonials

Peter and Tania Caporaso (Italy)
We were very happy with all aspects of the tour. I've just posted about it on Trustpilot. We were especially happy with Catalin and Stoyan and how helpful and friendly they were throughout. We would definitely recommend the trip to others. The only change I might su... read more
Peter and Tania Caporaso (Italy)
Denise and Roger Wright (Australia)
Stefan and Catalin were fantastic guides, with a great passion for Romania's history, culture and people. The first two days with Stefan were long, but he did not rush us at all. Similarly Catalin was happy to stop and spend time at places that interested us, even... read more
Denise and Roger Wright (Australia)
Tom & Nancy English (United States)
Vlad and Zoe certainly deserve five stars for organizing our adventure. Our guides, Dilyan in Bulgaria and Catalin in Romania, were amazing in their depth of knowledge and, more important, with their kindness and help. We became friends and will keep in contact. Bulgar... read more
Tom & Nancy English (United States)
Judy & Jerry Curnow (United States)
I want to thank you for arranging a wonderful trip for Jerry and I and selecting Val as our guide. It was a fabulous itinerary enhanced by many fun and interesting suggestions from Val.  It just couldn't have been any better! One day we were stuck without ... read more
Judy & Jerry Curnow (United States)
Jeff & Joan Jacobson (United States)
What an unforgettable experience!  Our 3 weeks in Bulgaria and Romania was fabulous, from your outstanding tour guides (Toma and Catalin), fantastic choices of central, beautiful and comfortable hotels, and outstanding professional service both before and during the to... read more
Jeff & Joan Jacobson (United States)
Leslie Snyder and friends (United States)
Our trip was really great in every way.  Catalin could not have been more accommodating - he added little gems that all five of us really enjoyed.  He even tried to work in the salt mines for us and did take us to the airport on Saturday! He's a keeper for your company... read more
Leslie Snyder and friends (United States)
Jack and Varsha Shah (United States)
Your tour company took us to six countries from Bulgaria to Macedonia, Albania, Romania, Republic of Moldova and Serbia. This required lots of planning on your part and it worked out very well. Going through immigration and customs, driving thr... read more
Jack and Varsha Shah (United States)
Mr. & Mrs. Allen Poulson (United States)
This was a tour I booked at the last minute. What I liked about the process was that I had immediate feedback from your company on any questionsI had. You were also very prompt in letting me know about what was going on such as a Best Western Hotel you booked to replac... read more
Mr. & Mrs. Allen Poulson (United States)
Ernesto Arnoux and friends (Mexico)
We were very satisfied, thank you for your friendly and professional services. We loved Romania and hope to return someday! ... read more
Ernesto Arnoux and friends (Mexico)
Mr. and Mrs. Lee (Australia)
The tour is well planned, not only it covers most of the tourist must visit places, Balkan Trails even planned out the itineraries to visit more places other than those written on tour books. The tour covers the important cities, the country sides, the s... read more
Mr. and Mrs. Lee (Australia)

ABOUT BALKAN TRAILS

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.

Pick the tour's start and end dates, 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.