FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about our guided motorcycle tours 


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.

We are happy to advise for the best route, so please send us a message...


Q: How do I sign up for one of your guided motorcycle tours?

A: Send us an email 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 (100EUR/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 98% off-road!


Q: How many persons does a tour group include?

A: The groups are of maximum 12 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: I am a very new to motorcycle riding, can I ride with you?

A: Whether you have street experience and no off-road experience or little motorcycle experience at all we will help you learn and master the basics by the end of the trip.


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 kit do you provide? Can I bring my own kit?

A: We provide: Boots, helmet, body armour, MX pants and jersey. You are free to bring your own equipment if you feel more comfortable using your own gear.


Q: What do I need to bring?

A: 20-30L rucksack, MX goggles, gloves, knee guards, thin rain jacket, lightweight footwear, minimal personal toiletries, swim shorts, 2-3 pairs of riding socks, 1 pair of pants ( shorts for the summer ), money for eating out and coffee breaks, ID, GoPro and spare cards and batteries, aspirins/paracetamol – some form of pain killer, anti-inflammatory pills/cream, plasters, energy/glucose tablets, medical insurance with repatriation (mandatory).


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 twin shared room in a rural guest house, 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.