A photo tour to the autumnal Romania is made of picturesque valleys, high passes, impressive castles, authentic craftsmen and delicious national cuisine.
Day 1, Meeting at the airport (September 5)
— Meeting at the Bucharest airport in the first part of the day;
— Transfer to Brashov area. Visiting the Pelesh castle on the way. Accommodation, rest;
— Evening shooting of the Bran castle.
Day 2 (September 6)
— An early start. Morning shooting near Brashov;
— Transfer to the Bran castle and walking along the streets of the city;
— Sunset shooting and coming back to the hotel.
Day 3 (September 7)
— An early start. Shooting in Brashov area;
— Moving to Fagarash city, accommodation in the hotel;
— Shooting trails in the mountains in the evening.
Day 4 (September 8)
— Going to Astra Natural Park after breakfast, having a short stop at the Flinstones-style house on the way;
— Going for a walk in Sibiu, visiting the Corvin Castle in Hunedoara;
— An overnight stay in Haceg.
Day 5 (September 9)
— An early start. An off-road ride to the shooting location at the valley of Ponorului;
— Going back to the hotel for lunch;
— Transfer to the neighborhood of the city Sigishoaru.
Day 6 (September 10)
— The morning shooting of the castle in the village of Biertan;
— Shooting at the blacksmith’s workshop;
— Evening and night shooting in Sigishoaru.
Day 7 (September 11)
— Craftsmen shooting after the breakfast.
— Moving to Viscri village again for the craftsmen and sunset shooting in the city
Day 8 (September 12)
— Transfer to the Bucharest airport.
The sequence of the tour program activities might be changed due to the weather conditions or other factors.
Required equipment and gear
- DSLR or MILC camera
- Lenses: wide (16-35, 12-24, 24-58, 24-70б etc.), normal (24-58, 24-70 etc.), telephoto (70-200, 70-300, 100-400 etc.)
- Gradient (hard, soft) and CPL filters
- Tripod and remote shutter release device
- Headlight or torch for the night shooting
- Spare batteries
- Photo backpack
- Windproof jacket
- Down jacket
- Windproof trousers
- Fleece jacket
- Hiking boots
- Spare pair of footwear (sneakers)