Baile Herculane, off the beaten path… -BH1-
people used to hiking and biking, roughing it a bit...
around Baile Herculane
DAY 1. We meet in Baile Herculane, hike about 10 km to a thermal sulphur spring and the Cerna River where we enjoy a hot – cold bath. Camping in the area.
DAY 2. Hiking the valley until the turn-off to Inelet where 6 families live far apart on a mountainside suspended between heaven and earth, the shortest way up being over 4 steep wooden ladders – and then some good hiking! Eating with a local family and camping around there.
DAY 3. From Inelet hiking on the mountainside to Valea Bolvasnita.
DAY 4. Valea Bolvasnita to Baile Herculane – another hot bath to recover from the hike???
Petrosani – old mining town in the famous Jiu Valley
Parang – ski and snow shoe in winter, no gravity experience and hiking one of the country’s biggest mountains in summer
2 persons 270€/person
3-5 persons 240€/person
6-9 persons 210€/person
This includes: experienced guide, thermal hot springs, fresh water from mountain springs, incredible landscape, good company and great adventures…
IMPORTANT NOTE: All food and other drinks than spring water are not included! Make sure to be in Baile Herculane early on the first day, the tour starts in the morning.
Climbing up steep ladders
Playing in hot and cold water
Camping gear, (in summer just a bivouac bag, no tent)
Real hiking boots, no slippers!!!
Water bottle (there are lots of clean springs for a refill)
Food for two whole days
Sunscreen, long sleeves may be a good idea
First Aid Kit and personal medication or supplements