Photography tours in the Carpathian Mountains are the specialty of Safari-photo-nature team.
The concept its self was born following a spontaneous get together with a brown bear.
communist period chasing animals was authorized only for Nicolae
Ceausescu, his friends and visitors therefore the species weren’t put
in extinction danger and they could naturally
Romanian Carpathians host 60% of European bears, 40% of European wolves, lynxes, wild cats, owl, royal eagles etc.
| Brown Carpathian bear - the only opportunity to photograph the greatest European bear. The
biggest trophy shot here had 612 kg. There are usually individuals who
touch 400kg. Those figures are incredible knowing that a European bear
has around 300kg.
> Weight: 100 - 350 kg
> Height: till 2.5 m
> Width: 1.5 - 2.0 m
> Breading season: June - July
> Pregnancy: 180 - 266 days
> Cubs: 1 - 2
> Independence age: 2-3 years old
> Hibernation: November – March
Take pictures of the greatest European
Mammals in the Romanian
Carpathians.Bears are counting 5500 individuals, besides them there are also 4000 wolves, around thousand lynxes any many others species.
will easily photograph here mountain goat (Rupicapra Rupicapra),
marmots, stags, wild boars, dears, wild cats, even buffaloes (but in special reserves) etc.
Besides mammals there is also a great population of royal eagles, around 50% of total European.
In our region precisely, there are about 1500 animal species (insects, birds, mammals, fish, shellfish, etc).
mammals briefing: Cervus elaphus / red deer, Capreolus capreolus /
deer, Sus scrofa attila / wild boar, Lynx / lynx, Canis lupus / wolf,
Vulpes vulpes / fox, Felis silvestris / wild cat, Rupicapra rupicapra /
mountain goat, Sciurus vulgaris / red squirrel,
Muscardinus avellanarius / common dormouse, dormouse,
Microtus arvalis / commun vole, Apodemus sylvaticus / forest
mouse, Clethrionomis glareolus / buff-breasted vole,
glis glis / grey dormouse, Dryomis nitedula / commun
| Photography travel: the Carpathian experienceDay 1:
Arrival in Bucharest. French, English, Romanian, Italian speaking guide
awaits you at the airport. Departure to Sinaia, your accommodation
place (125 km)Day 2 to X:
Your staying will be according to your preferences. It means that you
will receive a mobile phone that will permit you to contact our team
only. We will adapt ourselves after your wishes. We’ll lead you in and
out of the photography lookouts. Besides photography lookouts we
propose to you some excursions possibilities from which you can choose.Last day: Sinaia – Bucharest airportMinimum stay 3 days and 2 nights.
> Nature curiosities theme
*** Discovering mud volcanoes (1 day)
*** Europe’s buffaloes (1 day)
*** Within Earth’s heart – the salt mines (1 day)
*** Trekking in Fagaras Mountains (only at demand, trek between 1 and 4 days)
*** The living fire (1 day)
> Cultural theme
*** Paint monasteries from Bucovina - Unesco heritage (3 days)
> Safari photo for KIDS (new 2012)*** A safety safari dedicated to children (1 day)
| Photography tours renting prices(Internal code CARPSINA)
> Photographer: 195 € / day
> Non photographer (companion): 85 € / day
> Children under 12 years old: 40€ / day
Compulsatory package of least 3 days / 2nights.
For more information do
not hesitate to contact us.
Please check our general conditions.
Airport - hotel - airport transfer with 4 speaking languages guide.
Daily photography sites in-out transfer.
3 meals/day – à la carte (beverages not included), individual room; beverages not included.
Free access to the swimming pool, sauna, fitness, pool table (snooker).
One saved brown bear.
Prices DO NOT include
International flight, according to your departure city.
We recommend Blue Air flight company.
ticket price for Paris/Brussels (an European destination) to Bucharest
- +/- 120€ if you book your ticket with about 1,5 month before the