Maramures tour is a one day guided tour that includes the most important tourist attractions from Maramures. It starts by visiting the famous Merry Cemetery from Sapanta, unique in the world for its colorful naive paintings that represent scenes from the life of the person buried with funny lyrics written on them. After visiting the cemetery you can actually see the workshop where the crosses are made. Next attraction is the tallest wooden church in the world Sapanta Peri Monastery. The Village Museum it’s a must to visit, it’s a travel in time, you can walk in a setting of a typical village from Maramures and see beautifull wood houses some of them from the 17th century. A short walk in the old town of Sighet- a capital of Maramures for over 600 years and also named as a royal city during the Hungarian kingdom.
A visit to the Memorial of Victims of Communism. Not a joyful place but surely is a moving experience. The former prison today is the setting for a museum dedicated to what happened under communism in Romania, is an example of how innocent people were imprisoned and endured communism.
Barsana 300 years old wooden church would be a stop on our tour. This church is a Unesco Wolrd Heritage an outstanding architectural example of great craftsmanship with amazing old frescoes. The last stop of the tour will be at Barsana Monastery – “a piece of heaven” this is how local Romanians are calling this place. A complex of unique structures built entirely of wood in a beautiful surrounding, a place to reconnect with your inner self in the peace that only a monastery can offer.
Price: 70 Euro/pers
A miminum of 2 people.
Hiking tour – is a 1 day guided tour in the protected areas on Mount Gutai, where you’ll see one of the most spectacular andesitic formations, the Rooster Crest part of a volcanic crater that erupted nine million years ago now a natural monument. This is a great opportunity for nature lovers to explore the beautiful mountains of Maramures and see the amazing landscapes that the area has to offer. Trails are in good condition, it’s a moderate level hike for all age groups.
Price: 45 Euro/pers
A miminum of 2 people
Walking tour of Sighet Walking tour of Sighet – is a half a day guided walking tour in the old town of Sighet all the way to the Village Museum. This is an 8 km round trip walk where you can learn more about our town and history, with stops at the local market, to taste some local cheese and fresh fruit, and eat a delicious ”placinta”. The tour ends with a visit to the Village Museum.
Price: 40 Euro/pers
A miminum of 2 people
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