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Absolute Carpathian

53 reviews
About Absolute Carpathian
Authorized local travel agency from Brasov specialized on wildlife watching (tourism license no. 4024/03.05.2010, insurance policy no. I48584/2017). Enjoy our wild bears 3h visits to a bear hide (a facility where wild bears are attracted with food for close-up observations) accompanied by a ranger and our wildlife experts specialized in the interpretation of the different signs and behavior of the bears. Maximize your chances to see wild bears. No bear – no payment! Visit protected areas in search of birds the Carpathians and the Danube Delta. Track and watch bears, wolves and lynxes in uncontrolled conditions together with a wildlife researcher (no guarantees here) and combine these activities with visits to Bran Castle, the fortified churches in Transylvania and other cultural attractions in the medieval areas of Transylvania.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

fabulous holiday, many thanks to Simona for all her skills and especially the guided tours of the tourist attraction, prejmer fortified church is a real gem. Thanks to Dragos for driving us to and from Bucharest and taking care of us. And to Ramon what...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Simona M, Owner at Absolute Carpathian, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, too Ann, for being such great guests X

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Simona took us to the feeding station and we were able to watch and observe around 12 bears, mother's with cubs, young singles, an older male. It was a heart warming experience. We also got lots of explanations about habits and behavior of the bears....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Simona M, Owner at Absolute Carpathian, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thank you, too, for joining us! We're happy you've enjoyed your experience :)

Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Was a great experience and well organised. Our group saw 5 bears, 1 wild boar and 1 fox. All the guides were very friendly and spoke excellent English :)

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank LCornell
Simona M, Owner at Absolute Carpathian, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thank you for joining us!

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic time with Simona watching bears! A very interesting experience in wildlife. With luck we meat one bears with her bear cub on our way, terrific but also fascinating. Thanks Simona again! Definitely a good one to try!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Simona M, Owner at Absolute Carpathian, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

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Reviewed June 29, 2018

A fascinating trip out with very competent guides. We saw 3, possibly 4 bears, a wild boar, various birds and the most enormous snail I have ever seen. I would recommend this trip for anyone staying in or near Brasov - getting an Uber to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Simona M, Owner at Absolute Carpathian, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

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Reviewed June 23, 2018

It was a real and very nice experience in the wild nature. It was exhausting but every day was worth waking up in the morning. The travel guide were very professional and we must recommend them to anyone wants to see wildlife in Romania!

Date of experience: January 2018
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Simona M, Owner at Absolute Carpathian, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2018

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Reviewed June 16, 2018

We arranged to spend one week with Absolute Carpathian, bear watching and touring around Transylvania. From the outset our trip was bespoke and communication with Simona was excellent, with all our wishes being accommodated in the planned itinerary. We had two bases whilst there, one...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Simona M, Owner at Absolute Carpathian, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2018

Thank you for joining us. The privilege is always ours

Reviewed June 11, 2018

WHile the path to the hide was a bit challenging, especially after heavy rain, even before we entered the hide we saw 4 bears. The hide is cosy(warm) and with a group of 12 we switched front row seats about half way through giving everyone...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Simona M, Owner at Absolute Carpathian, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Thank your for joining us. It's been a pleasure!

Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

We were 3 families with small kids. We wanted to see wild bears, and the moment we arrived we saw them( totally we saw 7 or 8 bears including cubs). Simona is great guide . Big like

Date of experience: May 2018
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Simona M, Owner at Absolute Carpathian, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2018

Thank you very much, we're happy you've joined us!

Reviewed May 22, 2018

Just returned from a wonderful seven days in the Carpathian Mountains and Danube Delta with Simona and Dragos, who are Absolute Carpathian. Knowledgable, flexible, engaging and always wanting to get the best experiences for their guests. The people they use, in Mimi's guest house in...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Simona M, Owner at Absolute Carpathian, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2018

Thank you for joining us, it was our pleasure!

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