It is a day trip in Dobruja, for those who want to discover a piece of the fascinating history of these places, the fortresses which guarded Dobruja in ancient times when the sea rises on to their walls.
On this trip we want to show you a little of what it meant Dobruja on the world map in the past. We do this trip with a minibus of 8 seats, we take up to 6 people for maximum comfort. If your group is larger, we can do this trip with two buses or a bigger bus.
The tour includes fortresses: Enisala Argamum, Histria
The guide - is very knowledgeable and very passionate of Dobruja. He knows well the places, people, stories, culture, traditions and many other things in this wonderful area.
Te car - use small minibuses (8 places), for a very good communication with customers, for a better interaction with each client.
The cars are used only for transporting people, are of recent production, clean, with all technical inspections to date, equipped with season tires. The drivers are chosen very carefully, are only people from our team. Facilities: AC, additional heating (for winter), radio / cd, generous luggage space.
From this trip we want you to go back with another view about Dobruja, about Romania and Romanians in general. It is a program originally created and developed by Alternative Travel Team, a team that loves Dobruja and all that it means.
Place of departure / return is Tulcea (we will pick you up from the requested address). For departure / return in any other village we will add an additional charge for car transfer.
Private trip "3 FORTRESSES - Enisala Argamum, Histria"
The program is like this: In the morning we pick you up from the indicated address, time of departure is mutually agreed (the later the night before). We depart first to Enisala Fortress. We drive on a nice road, besides Razelm - Sinoe, admiring from afar Popina Island and climb up to the Fortress Enisala. We visit the ruins and try to unravel the meaning of what we see, a small part of people''s lives that have passed through here. The guide will tell you the stories and historical facts, mentioned in the archives. We give this visit about an hour and a half.
Fortress Argamum is next our way, once an important city located on the Razelm shore now, but back in time, being built on the seaside. The area is picturesque and we have alot to see and photograph, we follow the sightseeing route of the fortress and find again the stories and history of the place. This visit takes about an hour and a half.
Because it is lunchtime, we can go to a local pension in Jurilovca or Lunca for an authentic local lunch (optional). But of course that you can bring your food from home and we can eat in a picturesque place, in nature.
We then head to Histria Fortress, an important ancient settlement, now probably the best organized city for visit in Dobruja. There are many stories to tell, we can not estimate the time to visit but we will stay as long as the group wants. Each person resonates differently with these places so we will not hurry you, we will not stay to be bored but we all dose depending on your preferences. However, the city worth to be visited on foot, analyzed thoroughly, listened to stories, see the places, understood the reasons of built, rise and fall of the city.
After this visit we head home.
The price of this trip is:
|No of persons||Price|
|1-2-3 pers||220 euro/trip|
|4-5-6 pers||230 euro/trip|
Price is per trip, according to the table and expressed in lei (RON).
For a group of more than 6 people please ask for personalized offer (you have the contact details below).
The price includes:
- Car + driver
- The fuel for this route
- Visiting the three fortresses described in the program
The price does NOT include:
- Fees for entrance to the Fortresses (ussualy not more then 2,5-3 euro/pers/fortress)
- Lunch at a local guesthouse in Jurilovca or Lunca (you can choose between daily menu, at fixed price or a la carte).
Personal equipment recommended:
- Appropriate clothing for season. Remember that summer is very hot in Dobruja and sun exposure can be dangerous.
- Proper footwea for this activity. Visiting the fortresses means walking on stones, narrow paths. Please wear trekking boots, shoes or sandals (mountain).
- Sun hat (no cap).
- Small backpack in which each you will carry water bottle and what is urgent for you.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Phone: +40 763 869 400 | +40 740 357 073
Bookings are made on the basis of a deposit of 10% of the package price. The price difference will be paid to the hostel on arrival.
Before booking please read the terms and conditions, request a booking implies acceptance of terms and conditions.
We can provide guidance on the following languages: Romanian, English, French, Italian, Russian.
Private program = you'll have car and guide only for your group, we'll NOT include you in a larger group.
PRIVATE Day Trip to Dobruja: 3 Fortresses - Enisala, Argamum, Histria
- Brand: AlternativeTravel