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Hike on Via Transilvanica: Mălâncrav – Criș


Biserica fortificată Mălâncrav


6 august 2023, 06:00:00

Organized by:

Walking Tours Mediaș, Anii Drumeției

Dear Hikers,
Join us on Sunday, August 6, for a new hike on Via Transilvanica, between the villages of Mălâncrav and Criș.
In Mălâncrav, we visit the fortified church - famous for its mural painting -, then we start on the road, following the orange Ts in the east direction. We pass through Florești and then stop in Criș, where we also visit the Bethlen Castle.
In terms of difficulty, the hike is designed for beginners and intermediates – or for those who want a day in nature without the difficulties of mountain terrain. The difference in level is not very big, the slopes are not steep, but a minimum resistance is required to walk a long way (it is about 14 km).

Meeting: 9:00 a.m., at Mediaș Train Station - for those who also want transport.
Or 9.30, at the fortified church in Mălâncrav, for those who already have transport.
The experience is designed in such a way that it starts from Mediaș by minibus and returns to Mediaș by minibus. If there are people who want to start from Mălâncrav, they will have Criș - Mălâncrav transport provided on their return.

Route difficulty: medium;
Distance: 14 km
Altitude difference: about 110 m;
Maximum altitude: 560 m
Minimum altitude: 440 m
Total duration of the experience: 5 – 6 hours
It will go at about 2.5 - 3 km/hour.

Hiking boots;
Clothes suitable for the season (a change of T-shirt is recommended)
Water bottle
Equipment recommendations:
Trekking poles (recommended)

95 lei/person
The price includes: guide, return transport from Nou Săscesc to Valchid
135 lei/person
The price includes: guide, transport from Mediașsi to Mediaș
The hike is held with a minimum of 6 hikers.
Ioana Patrășcoiu
Information by phone: 0 729 05 06 36
For children up to 14 years of age, participation in the hike is free, provided they are accompanied by an adult (parents are responsible for assessing the difficulty of the route for children).

Details and bookings:

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