Departure from Timisoara
A full day in Banat region. We'll drive a lot in the mountain area, we'll see beautiful landscapes and we'll visit Bigar Waterfall and the Danube Gorge. Time for lunch in a restaurant with excelent food and a great view over the Danube river.
We depart from Timisoara around 8 AM. The first short stop is in Resita where we'll visit an outdoor museum dedicated to the steam locomotives produced here starting almost 150 years ago.
We drive some more climbing the mountains and enjoying the beautiful landscapes. Nest stop is at Bigar Waterfall. This small waterfall (7-8 m) became famous after was voted the most beautiful cascade in the world, according to TheWorldGeography. com .
Next stop is at the Danube river. Time for lunch in a restaurant with good local food and excellent view over the river. After lunch we embark on a small boat (up to 12 persons) and we visit the most spectacular part of the Danube in Europe. We'll see Decebalus' face carved in a mountain (biggest in Europe) and we'll enter an interesting grot. We'll cruise on the river having high rock walls on both sides.
We drive back for 3 hours and arrive in Timisoara around 8-9 PM
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building
Duration: 12 hours 30 min.
Depending on the traffic conditions, the tour can take us 12 to 13 hours.
- car transportation (Skoda Scala)
Estimated Local Cash Needed
110 lei - This will cover the entrance fees, the cruise ticket and lunch.