Bear Sanctuary and hike in the Piatra Craiului National Park

About the tour

The Libearty Bear Sanctuary opened to the public in May 2014. It is a rescue bear project that started in 2005 and became one of the largest bear reserves in Europe. The sanctuary occupies a surface of 30 wooded hectares, where 78 bears were rescued from unhealthy environments.

Piatra Craiului is one of the most beautiful mountain areas in Romania. It is under strict protection from logging and hunting and here you will find numerous hiking and biking trails. The park is home to various wild animal species, such as: bears, wolves, wild cats, wild goats, wild pigs, foxes.


The programme includes:

Visit at the Libearty Bear Sanctuary.
Route in the Piatra Craiului National Park: Izvorul lui Botorog – Prapastiile Zarnestilor – Cabana Curmatura (1470 m) – Poiana Zanoaga – Izvorul lui Botorog.

Technical features: circular route, approximate distance – 15 kmts.
Total ascent: 700 m.
Total descent: 580 m.


Other included goodies:

  • Pick up and drop off from Bran or Brasov
  • Transfers to all the attractions in the programme
  • Bilingual guide
  • A fair amount of knowledge on local history and culture
  • Tips and tricks on what else to do’s and dont’s
  • Cheerfulness



Good physical shape and proper hiking gear.



Tour area


60 € /person price available for a 2 or more people group

This tour is available for a
minimum of 2 persons

The cost doesn’t include

  • Entrance tickets
  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Tips

Why choose
Hola Transylvania

Native Spanish
speaking guide

Nacho, our main tour guide, is a Spanish origin, qualified tourism expert, who has moved to Romania, and he is currently touring the country with small groups, in Spanish and English.

A nature friendly tourism
is our main goal

Our tours are based on enjoying the local, discovering the gastronomy, emphasizing quality over quantity, rediscovering simplicity.

More than 120 landmarks
and point of interest

More than 120 landmarks
and point of interest


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