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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A drive not to be missed with spectacular and varying views around every corner. Take your time and savor every view.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank movingon719
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yesterday we arrived in Bucharest . We grabbed our hire car and headed to Sibiu vide transfargan Highway . Lot of expectations and excitement about this road after the media attention . It didn’t let me down . Brillant from the start to finish. We...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

all preparation cannot really give you the right picture of what you are going to see, and the emotions you are going to have during the tour on this formidable route. exciting overwhelming, prepare for views out of this world..... and you might meet some...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank NATHAN1909
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hired our own car in Bucharest and did the route from the south on our way to Sibiu. Very spectacular, but not scary at all. Most people seem to go to top of pass from Sibiu side and return same way. Very little traffic...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank DAVISFAMILY5
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to get to somewhere using this road then I'm going to stop you right there. Take time to enjoy the views and curvy roads. You will definitely encounter a lot of Dacia drivers on your way who have misplaced their accelerator pedal...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Uku S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled from the south side to the north. The road on the south side is less impressive to view. The clouds where just meters above the tunnel on the top on the south side. At the lake it was more sunnier. We did park...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 341JanT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove from Sibiu south to Curtea de Arges via the Transfagarasan Highway. What shall I say...amazing, absolutely amazing. The breathtaking landscapes, the hairpins of the highway, Balea Lake and Balea Waterfall, the Vidraru Dam, everything is impressive. I remember Mr. Jeremy Clarkson saying that...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Peter K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fantastic road full of twists, turns and hairpins ending at the beautiful Bâlea Lake in the Făgăraș Mountains. Balea Lake is a glacier lake at an altitude of 2,034 m. The scenery throughout the route is amazing, you will not be disappointed.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank I6218AJelainec
Reviewed 9 September 2019 via mobile

Been in July, four of us. I heard a lot about this place, but you can feel it only if you go there! Transfagarasan see tou soon

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Pantelic R
Reviewed 7 September 2019

This road is deemed as one of the best roads in the world. It unfortunately did not live up to its hype. It was very good, but I have been/driven on better roads in Scotland, Italy, Switzerland, etc. The pass is very scenic, but I...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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14 October 2019|
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Response from I6218AJelainec | Reviewed this property |
There are a number of options in Arges and Sibiu that you can choose from. We had lunch at Caldaera Balea next to Balea Lake, you get a lovely view of the lake and can choose to sit inside our out. The food is basic and... More
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6 December 2018|
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Response from PopisteanuG | Reviewed this property |
it's better to go from South to North, I mean from Bucharest to Sibiu, and in October the autumn colors of the forest would be so beautiful; the road would be opened till the end of October for the entire length, including... More
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