Day trip

From Brasov: Bear Watching in the Wild

From Brasov: Bear Watching in the Wild

From US$ 119.03 per person

Head deep into the forest around Brasov to spot brown bears in their natural habitat. See full-grown bears and their cubs as well as other wildlife, including foxes, deer, and wild boars.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 3.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Pickup included
Pickup from hotels in Brasov
Small group
Limited to 7 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the beautiful forests outside of Brasov
  • Observe brown bears in their natural habitat
  • Go on a responsible and ecologically-sustainable wildlife viewing excursion
Full description
Meet your driver-guide at your hotel in Brasov in the late afternoon and make a 30 minute drive in an air-conditioned vehicle to the forest. Gain fascinating insights into the lives of brown bears as you travel. Learn how their sharp sense of smell is vital in ensuring their survival and how they can grow to enormous sizes, with some males reaching up to 770 pounds (350 kgs).  Meet the ranger who will outline the rules you must follow in order to respect the bears' habitat and stay safe. Then walk about 20 minutes or drive with a jeep to the observatory where you can observe the bears as they go about their everyday life. Take photos of the bears interacting, playing, and resting.  After about two hours, return to the vehicle and get dropped off back at your hotel in Brasov with wonderful memories of these amazing creatures.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Professional driver-guide
  • Forest ranger escort in forest
  • Small group experience
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water
  • Rain gear

Not allowed

  • Smoking
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Food and drinks
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 2 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    5/5
  • Safety
    5/5
  • Service
    5/5
  • Organization
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Ein wirklich tolles Erlebnis. Die Bären in freier Wildbahn zu erleben ist wirklich ein Highlight. Unbedingt zu empfehlen. Wir hätten tatsächlich mehr nachfragen sollen, wie man sich bei einer Begnung mit einem Bären verhält, da wir am nächsten Tag einem ca 100kg schwerem Bär beim Wandern über den Weg gelaufen sind.

July 13, 2021

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Fantastic!

Fantastic experience!!

August 14, 2019

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Product ID: 245072