• Duration: 10 hours
  • Easy
  • eTicket

  • Pick up available
Add to my     • Product ID: 355889


In the morning, your guide will pick you up from your accommodation in Brasov. Please feel free to write down your hotel address in Brasov, on the relevant section when booking.

After an 80 kilometer drive, you will arrive at the parking for lake St. Anna.

Depending on the season, you can visit the Mohos peat bog (open only from spring to mid autumn) where you have the chance to see some unique species of hallucinogenic and carnivorous plants but also a fascinating landscape.

From the parking, get down to the lake on an easy 15 minute hike.

St. Anna lake the only volcanic crater lake in Romania, formed around 8.800 - 9.800 years ago. You will discover its beauty in a 30-minute easy walk around the 220,000 m area.

After a short transfer by car, you will go on a 30 minutes hike up to the Puturosu Cave (The Smelly Cave), the biggest natural gas bath in Europe. Back at the car you can have lunch in a nearby restaurant (lunch not included) and enjoy the wonderful scenery.

Keep in mind that during the cold season, because of shorter days, the schedule might be changed.

The highlight of the trip comes in the afternoon, when you will go deep in the forest with an experienced ranger and see the Eurasian brown bears in their natural habitat, in the wild. Once arrived in the safe bear hide, taste a shot of palinka (traditional Hungarian spirit) and wait for the bears to come just a few meters in front of you. Because the bear hide is specially built, the bears cannot see you through the windows and you can take amazing photos of them.

In the end, just before darkness falls, you will return to the car and your guide will drive you back to Brasov and drop you off at your accommodation.

Pick up locations

What's included

  • English speaking driver/guide
  • Transport by private car / air conditioned minivan
  • Pick-up and drop-off at your accommodation in Brasov
  • Entry/Admission - Tușnad

What's excluded

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Other personal expenses

What do I need to bring

  • Bring a small backpack, a sandwich and water
  • Hiking shoes
  • Clothing according to weather conditions

Important information

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please wear comfortable hiking shoes and clothing
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation fee of 100% if cancelled 2 days or less before departure



Guided Language

  • English


Thank you for submitting your review

EUR 100 EUR 88.5

10 hours

Just Arrived

Share it!


Why choose DayTrip4U?

  • Worry-free amendments & cancellations
  • Health & safety compliant activities
  • 24/7 customer support prior & after booking
  • No additional charges or fees
  • Promo code for your next activity
  • Instant confirmation of booking
  • Best price guarantee

Change of plans? No worries!

Free amendments & cancellations.
Manage your booking online!

How can I pay?

* ID card might be needed to be shown at the beginning of the activity.

* All payments are taking place through Encrypted Technology for security.

Secure SSL payments.

Similar experiences