picking up the tourists from the airport in Bucharest;
check-in at the hotel; brief evening stroll in the old center of the capital city;
accommodation and dinner.
breakfast; visit the Parliament Palace, the second largest administrative building in the world as to its surface, after The Pentagon;
travel to the Buzau area; we will visit a local wine producer and we will taste there Romanian wines, whereupon we will have lunch; if weather allows we can also will visit the muddy volcanoes;
The Muddy Volcanoes natural reserve lies at an altitude of 322 meters, is sprawling over a surface of 22 hectares and is a geological and botanical attraction spot in consequence of the two muddy volcanoes craters on the plateau and two species of halophiles plants (plants growing in a salty environment)
we are heading to the Focsani area to have dinner there and taste local wines particular to the region;
accommodation in the Focsani area.
travel to Neamt area to visit a traditional Romanian jam producer, and resume later on our journey to Cotnari, one of the most important wine producers from Romania; here we will taste wines and serve lunch.
The Cotnari wines have outstanding qualities acquired by confining the daily average wine output per hectare to but 70-80%. In the wine collection set up in accordance with scientific criteria there are preserved the best assortments, beginning with the year 1957.
travel to Gura Humorului region, for accommodaton and dinner.
we will visit a small scale black ceramic workshop, and then we will take a tour of the monasteries in the region, renowned for their outer wall paintings. En route we will have lunch at a local producer of Bucovina traditional food products.
The Voronet Monastery (erected in 1488), also known as “The Sistine Chapel of the East” is a medieval monastic compound built in the Voronet village that has been entered the list of the historical monuments in the Suceava County since 2004.
Moldovita: is one of the old monastic settlements with a significant and glorious historical past, for centuries on end having stand guard to the Northern boundary of Moldova. The painted church of the monastery has been entered the list of UNESCO world cultural heritage.
Sucevita: the paintings of the church dates back from 1601, which makes Sucevi?a one of the last monasteries to be decorated in the famous Moldavian style of exterior paintings
in the evening we will attend an artistic program and a traditional Bucovina dinner in Gura Humorului area.
travel to Maramures, en route we will make a stopover in Ciocanesti, a renowned village museum due to its painted houses and the colored eggs festival held here every year; we will further visit a pottery workshop, the wooden church from Ieud and the Bârsana Monastery, and later on we will serve a traditional lunch with local food products in the countryside;
after lunch we will visit the Merry Cemetery (which allures visitors through its peculiarity, crosses covered in colored drawings or funny poems depicting moments in the life or the trade of the buried person) and the wooden church from Sapânta, which not long ago was still holding the European record of the church with the tallest wooden tower;
traditional Maramures dinner with local food products;
accommodation in Sighetul Marmatiei area.
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