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.
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.
– full day guided tour that includes the most important tourist attractions from Maramures
– walk around the village, discover the beauty of the country side;
– traditional lunch at a guest house (included);
– you’ll get the chance to try on traditional clothes;
– get to know the local artisans.
Tour starts at 9:00 am and leaves from the Tourism Info Point in Sighetu Marmatiei. Expect to return around 6:00 pm.
– transportation and local guide in English;
– all entrance fees;
– traditional lunch in the village with drinks (water & local spirits)
Comfortable clothes, a lot of enthusiasm, and your camera.
The price of the Maramures tour of Sighet is 50 Euro per person. A minimum of 2 people is required to book this trip
Prices for groups bigger than 4 persons differ depending on the number of people. Please send us more information about your group at email@example.com