Trek Transylvania

When:

9 - 14 July 2019

Where:

Romania

Explore the Transylvanian Alps, taking in huge mountains, rugged wilderness and small villages on this 6 day adventure, before finishing with a stop at Dracula's castle.

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Take on Trek Transylvania

When: 9 - 14 July 2019

Where: Romania

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The route

The route sees you adventure through the Transylvanian Alps, staying in small mountain villages whilst tackling the rugged wilderness of the region's impressive mountain ranges. Your trek will take you to the world famous Dracula's Castle before travelling on to the King's Rock National Park which is home to wolves, lynx and bears. 

This trek is challenging but the beautiful scenery and stunning views will make this extremely rewarding.Take on this epic challenge today and your support and sponsorship will help us to beat heartbreak forever. 

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Contact us 

If you would like to find out more about Trek Transylvania, or about any of our other overseas challenges, get in touch Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Tel: 0300 222 5721
Email: [email protected]

Please note: We are working with Charity Challenge who organises and manages this event. Participants raising funds for BHF will be joined by others who are raising money for different charities.

Trek Transylvania Costs

Minimum sponsorship option

You'll pay a registration fee when booking your place on the challenge and then agree to raise the minimum amount of sponsorship for your route, a portion of your fundraising will cover your event costs and the rest will go towards our life saving research.

Date

Registration fee

Minimum sponsorship

Register

9 - 14 July 2019 £195

*£2,390
80% (£1912) due 10 weeks before the challenge 30 April 2019 

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Self funding option

You pay the total cost of the challenge yourself and aim to raise the suggested fundraising goal below. Whatever you raise on top of paying your challenge costs will go towards our life saving research.

Date

Registration fee

The balance

Suggested fundraising goal 

Register

9 - 14 July 2019 £195

*£1,171
Payment due to the tour operator 8 weeks before the challenge

 £1,300 SIGN UP NOW

Please note: We are working with Charity Challenge, who organises and manages this event on behalf of BHF. Participants raising funds for BHF will be joined by others who are raising money for different charities.

What's included in your challenge costs

As well as supporting our life saving work, your sponsor money covers:

  • International flights to and from the UK (including all known UK air taxes, and fuel surcharges, at the time of costing)
  • All internal transfers 
  • Three meals a day (unless otherwise stated in the itinerary)
  • Accommodation during the challenge (twin share)
  • A trekking t-shirt
  • Activity equipment as per the challenge activity 
  • All ground staff including English speaking guide, drivers, cooks, and porters
  • Full back-up support including first-aid qualified staff and first-aid supplies
  • Entrance fees to national parks or other places of interest visited on the itinerary.

Other things to budget for

Some expenses are not included in your challenge costs:

  • Travel to and from the UK airport
  • Departure tax (if applicable)
  • Visas and vaccinations where required
  • Travel insurance - suitable for overseas challenges (you must have this to be allowed to travel)
  • Gratuities – the local guides and staff all work extremely hard to ensure a successful trip, so we recommend demonstrating your appreciation through a group tip
  • Personal expenses, such as soft and alcoholic drinks, gifts and international calls
  • Any optional tours.

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Contact us

If you would like to find out more about trekking Transylvania with us, or about any of our other overseas challenges, get in touch Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Tel: 0300 222 5721
Email: [email protected] 

Getting prepared for your challenge

Training and kit

Fundraising

Social

Contact us

If you would like to find out more, get in touch with the Challenge Events team Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00

Tel: 0300 222 5721
Email: [email protected]

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