Hiking in the Carpathians: Piatra Craiului National Park

About the tour

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:

Route: 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:

  • Bilingual local guide
  • A fair amount of knowledge on local history and culture
  • Tips and tricks on what else to do’s and dont’s
  • Cheerfulness



Starting point: Izvorul lui Botorog (Piatra Craiului National Park, Zarnesti).
Good physical shape and proper hiking gear.
If you need transfers, we can arrange it. Please let us know it.


Tour area


40 € /person price available for a 2-4 people group
35 € /person price available for a 5 or more people group

This tour is available for a
minimum of 2 persons

The cost doesn’t include

  • Transfers
  • Entrance tickets to the Piatra Craiului National Park
  • 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

We are mixing the must-see sites, with genuine and untouched by mass tourism places, in a combination that thrills everybody.


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