FOUR DAYS – Mountains, lakes and trails like never before

$1250 per person

Set off on a captivating 4-day mountain biking journey that weaves through the enchanting landscapes of the Semenic Mountains and its mystical mountain lakes. This adventure is a call to those who seek the thrill of exploration, the serenity of nature, and the joy of discovering hidden gems off the beaten path.

As you pedal through this picturesque terrain, you’ll encounter a variety of landscapes that promise to challenge and delight. The journey begins with gentle ascents through soft hills and sunny meadows, an appetizer for the more demanding climbs that lie ahead. As you delve deeper into the cool embrace of the woods, each turn and climb brings you closer to the heart of the Semenic Mountains. The moment of triumph arrives as you reach the altitude of 1400m, where you are greeted by a vista that will etch itself in your memory: a vast plateau encircled by dense woods, sprinkled with springs and carved by beautiful valleys. This natural masterpiece offers the perfect canvas for single trails and exhilarating descents that will quicken your pulse and fill your soul with the pure joy of mountain biking.

But the adventure doesn’t end with the day’s ride. The Semenic Mountains are home to five majestic mountain lakes, nestled among fir and beech forests, offering a tranquil escape where you can cool off and unwind. The crystal-clear waters invite you to dive in for a swim or perhaps enjoy a serene kayaking session, blending adventure with relaxation in perfect harmony.

Your exploration takes a cultural turn as you visit the villages of Garana/Wolfsberg, Brebu Nou/Widenthal, and Valiug/Frantzdorf. Here, you’ll step back in time to a world preserved by the ethnic German communities that call these villages home. The architecture, traditions, and atmosphere of these settlements offer a poignant reminder of a simpler, more connected way of living, adding depth and richness to your mountain biking experience.

A highlight of your journey is the visit to the Comarnic Cave, one of Romania’s longest caves, adorned with impressive stalactites and stalagmites that have stood the test of time. Venturing into this subterranean wonder, you’ll feel the thrill of discovery, illuminating the depths of the earth with every step.

Each day brings about 50-70 km of biking, ensuring that your appetite for adventure is fully satiated. Accommodations throughout the trip provide comfort and rest, preparing you for the next day’s adventures.

This mountain biking escapade through the Lakes of Banat is not just a physical journey but a voyage of the spirit. It offers a blend of adrenaline, tranquility, and cultural immersion, set against the backdrop of one of Romania’s most breathtaking landscapes. Whether you’re navigating the rugged trails, diving into the cool waters of the mountain lakes, or experiencing the timeless charm of local villages, this adventure promises memories that will last a lifetime.

  • Destination
  • Departure
    Please arrive by 10:00 AM at Casa Baraj, Valiug for a prompt departure at 10:30 AM.
  • Dress Code
    Sports equipment, ideal for cycling, sports shoes, backpack
  • Included
    Personal Guide
  • Not Included