Transylvania Multi-Day Running Holiday Retreat

Transylvania, Romania

Organiser's Description

Nomadic Running Company 11 - 14 September
A four-day Trail Running Holiday, Running Retreat.
Grade B - see for more details on grading.

Transylvania lies deep in the heart of myth and legend as the home of Count Dracula, but there is so much more that this region of Romania has to offer. Bran lies 150km North-West of Romania's capital, Bucharest, and is surrounded by spectacular mountain and forest trails.

Winding paths leading through lush expansive valley views, while tracks and signs remind you that you share this wilderness with wolves, bears and an abundance of other wildlife. Make the Bucegi mountain range your playground for a few days - this is a truly awesome place to run.

Book Now with a £150 deposit. Cost is £600 per person, based on 2 people sharing a twin room.

*Holidays require a minimum of 4 guests to go ahead. The Nomadic Running Company advise that guests wait for the confirmation email before booking their travel. In the unlikely event of a cancelled trip guests will be refunded the full deposit amount minus the 12.5% booking fee. Please see our website for full T&Cs.


  • Individual - 25% Deposit Balance due 8 weeks before event.
    £150 BOOK

3 nights accommodation on a twin shared basis in a country chalet

Healthy home-cooked meals (Friday pm - Monday am)

3 guided runs from a qualified Leader in Fitness & Running, Outdoor First Aider and experienced ultra marathon runner

Tips on running techniques and nutrition

Stretch, strength and mobility class

Max 8 people

6 week training programme prior to departure

Unique experience off the beaten track

Welcome pack including a T-Shirt and nutritious snacks.

Exclusive Nomadic Runner discount on future trips

Any additional costs that are otherwise not stated under the booking

Flights and transfers

Additional activities unless otherwise stated

Arrive and settle in. Meet the team over an evening meal.

Wake early to breakfast. Warm up and stretch and head out on the longest run you'll undertake (approx. 4hrs). Back at base we refuel with lunch and spend the afternoon relaxing or exploring. The team and guests reconvene over dinner.

After breakfast and a warm up we head out on an easier run (approx 3hrs). After lunch an optional yoga class will be available (1 hour), or just unwind ahead of the evening meal.

A quick stretch and easy morning run (1hr) will set you up for your journey - or treat yourself to a extra hour or two in bed. The team and guests share breakfast before heading off.

In the heart of Bran this accommodation allows easy access to trail heads and the town where the castle is situated. A lovely social space for sharing meals and discussions makes this a wonderful place to spend a weekend of rest and relaxation.

Rooms are booked on a twin shared basis.

Directly to Bucharest Airport or Sibiu Airport,. Routes are served by a selection of international and budget airlines including Ryanair and Wizz Air. A host of car rental companies are available at good value prices.

Bucharest - Bran (2.5hrs)
Sibiu - Bran (2.5hrs)

We recommend car sharing where possible and are able to put you in touch with fellow guests should you be on the same or similar flights.

Insurance to cover you for this type of activity. It's important that this covers you for altitudes over 2000m

In brief, your trail running kit! We'll provide a breakdown of what this might look like upon booking confirmation.

Flights & transfers

Local currency

Any necessary visas

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