Private Day Tour of Mountainous Banat from Timisoara
This tours will take you around the Banat highland region. Throughout history, Banat was at the border of all the empires that spread over the region, most notably the Ottoman and Austrian Empires, which facilitated people of different nations to come in, giving it its multiculturality. The richness of the land turned it into an important industrial hub, around which urban and rural life developed. Empires came and went and the industrial period faded, but what withstood the test of time is a treasure full of natural wonders and beauty. In this tour you will see some of the industrial legacy, meet the multicultural heritage and enjoy the beauty of our natural sights.
per adult from
12 to 15 hours
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- Private transportation
- Professional guide
- All Fees and Taxes
- Entry/Admission - City Hall Oraviţa
- Entry/Admission - Danube's Big Boilers
- Entry/Admission - Bigar Cascade Falls
What's excluded :
- Food, drinks and tips
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: City Hall Oraviţa, Strada 1 Decembrie 1918 60, Oravița 325600, Romania
Oravita is a small historical city in Southern Banat. We will be passing by to admire the city architecture and learn more about its role in the history of Banat. We will also stop to visit the Mihai Eminescu Theater, the first theater in Romania.
Duration: 40 minutes
Pass By: Clisura Dunarii - Danubian Border, Comuna Berzasca nr. 82, Berzasca 327025, Romania
The Danube Gorges are area where the rives crosses the Carpathian Mountains, creating a serpent line along which we will be driving to admire the beautiful landscapes.
Stop At: Danube's Big Boilers, DN57 Comuna Dubova, 227170, Romania
The Danube Cauldrons are the tightest area where the river passes the mountain. Also they are the most beautiful part of the Danube Gorges.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Statue of King Decebalus, DN57 The Danube's Rocky Bank, Dubova Romania
Decebalus was the king of the Dacian civilization, which lived on Romania's territory more that 2000 years ago. The sculpture took 10 years to complete and is the largest in Europe.
Duration: 15 minutes
Stop At: Rudariei Watermills, Rudaria Valley, Eftimie Murgu Romania
This is the largest watermill park in Eastern Europe. The watermills are still working and are being used by local during harvest season to grind cereal.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Bigar Cascade Falls, DN57B, Poneasca 335100 Romania
The Bigar waterfall was nominated as the most beautiful waterfall in the world, by the Word Geography magazine. The water crates a beautiful image as it flows evenly over a bell-shaped limestone turf formation.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Muzeul de Locomotive (Steam Locomotive Museum), Strada Vidu Ion Calea Timisoarei, Resita Romania
The Steam Locomotive Museum of Resita is an open air gallery that displays 16 pieces of steam locomotives that were built in the factories of Resita between 1872 and 1960. The oldest piece is Locomotive no.2, built in 1872, and was the first locomotive in South-Eastern Europe.
Duration: 15 minutes
Departure Point :Hotel Central - Green Parking Zone, Cetate, Timișoara, Romania
Traveler pickup is offered
We can pick you up from your hotel, hostel or apartment in Timisoara. If you are located outside of Timisoara or in another city in Western Romania we can arrange pickup but you will be charged extra for the transportation.Airports
- Timisoara Airport, Timisoara Romania
Departure Time :7:00 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Infants must sit on laps
- Infant seats available
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.