Transylvania Horse RideCarpathian Mountains, Romania
Saddle up your horse and gallop off into the mysterious land that inspired Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Get a dose of fresh mountain air as you canter through meadows of wild flowers, climb mountains and visit traditional villages.
You could very well spot the footprints of bears and wolves as you ride through the ancient forests near the Carpathian Mountains, or ascend the mountains for unencumbered views. After a couple of hours’ riding, let your horse graze and soak up the tranquility.
The seven-day Transylvania Ride with Hidden Trails costs US$1,325 per person.
You need to be a confident rider to tackle this trip.
You need to be comfortable riding across varied terrain, so don’t book if you’ve never sat in a saddle before.