Frequently Asked Questions about our guided motorcycle tours
Q: What are the Transylvania Trails tours?
A: It refers to a tour offered by a motorcycle-riding guide that will help and guide you along the way. Our tours usually have the accommodation and breakfast included in the price, and it will be the most convenient type of tour to take.
For our Transylvania Trails guided motorcycle tours just reserve your spot in advance, and we will take care of everything else for you.
Q: What airport do I need to fly in to?
A: The nearest airport is Sibiu https://www.sibiuairport.ro/en/ Transfers from this airport are included in the price.
Cluj-Napoca airport is 3 hours drive from Sibiu http://airportcluj.ro/?id_limba=2
Bucharest airport is 5 hours drive from Sibiu http://www.bucharestairports.ro/en
From the UK to Sibiu:
Wizzair ( low-cost £50-£100 return ticket ) operates direct flights from London Luton to Sibiu
From the UK to Cluj-Napoca:
Wizzair from Doncaster/Sheffield and London Luton.
Blueair from Birmingham, Glasgow, Liverpool and Londra Luton.
From the UK to Bucharest:
Wizzair from London Luton, Birmingham and Doncaster/Sheffield
Blueair from London
Ryanair from London and Bristol
From Ireland to Sibiu:
1. Dublin to London via Ryanair and London to Sibiu via Wizzair
2. Dublin to Munich via Lufthansa and Munich to Sibiu via Lufthansa or Wizzair
From Ireland to Cluj-Napoca:
Dublin to Eindhoven via Ryanair and Eindhoven to Cluj-Napoca via Wizzair
From Ireland to Bucharest:
Ryanair from Dublin
We can arrange transfers from Cluj-Napoca and Bucharest for a small transfer fee.
Q: How do I sign up for one of your guided motorcycle tours?
A: Fill out the Enquiry Form or give us a call on +40 746 602 988. Once you’ve spoken with us and we’ve confirmed your tour dates, the following steps need to be completed:
1. We will send you our online booking form which you can fill in and submit.
2. Pay deposit (£100/rider) via bank transfer or PayPal. The deposit reserves your spot on the tour.
3. The full balance of your tour needs to be paid 30 days prior to your tour date.
Q: When is the riding season?
A: Our tours run from April to November.
Q: What is the distance from the base to the first off-road section?
A: The distance to the first trail is 100 meters and we usually ride 95% off-road!
Q: How many persons does a tour group include?
A: The groups are of maximum six persons per one tour guide.
Q: Will I need a license?
A: No. We will be riding off road, so there is no license needed.
Q: Do you offer tuition on your off road moto adventures guided tours ?
A: Yes. We are happy to offer you guidance and tuition if you want it or should you need it on any of the trails we ride on.
Q: Do I need holiday/personal accident insurance that covers me for off road riding in Romania?
A: Yes. Holiday-Travel insurance (repatriation coverage) is recommended.
Q: What is included in the price?
A: Included: Bike rental, fuel, accommodation, breakfast, riding kit, tour manager, transfer from Sibiu airport or city center, Go Pro filming, photos taken on your tour.
Q: What is not included in the price?
A: Not included: Lunch and dinner ( 12-15 euros each ), flight tickets, alcoholic drinks, airport transfers if different from Sibiu.
Q: What happens if I need to cancel?
A: There are a few options, depending on how long before the guided motorcycle tours dates you need to cancel. You can change the name of the person that will participate in the tour or use the deposit money for a future tour. Please read more details on this in the Transylvania Trails Terms and conditions section.
Q: Is accommodation included in the Transylvania Trails tour price?
A: Yes, the accommodation is included in the tour price. The accommodation is in double room in a rural guesthouse, 20 minutes drive from the city of Sibiu.
Q: How old do I have to be?
A: The minimum age to participate in our guided motorcycle tours is 18.