top of page

Plastic-free picnic on the Transylvania Highlands

Where?

Porumbacu de Jos

When?

22 octombrie 2023, 10:00:00

Organized by:

Asociația Mioritics, Asociația ARNI, Colinele Transilvaniei

Come on an authentic fall hike on Sunday, October 22, starting at 1 p.m. We will discover the banks of the Olt and admire the Făgăraș Mountains. A walk to the Hills of Transylvania, with a picnic on the hill.
The stories and the picnic are provided by Elena Daniela Graură, our friend who will bring us wonderful dishes and tell us how we can reduce our impact on nature, without too much packaging, which we take with us in our backpacks when we go for walks or hikes on the hill or why not, right up on the mountain.
To all those who want to join us, families with children, young or old, hikers and tourists from the Sibiu and Brașov area, we are waiting for you with great joy!

Available places: 25 / Suggested donation: 25 lei/person*
* Donations are used for environmental education activities for the students of Porumbacu.

𝟐𝟐 October 2, hours: 13-15, Porumbacu de Jủs commune, county. Sibiu
The program of our activities:
• 13:00 – arrival of participants – meeting point GARA in Porumbacu de Jos commune
• 13:15 – visit to the educational space in Porumbacu – School in Nature – presentation of the project and the hiking route
• 14:00 – picnic on the hill overlooking the Olt River and the Făgăraș Mountains
• 15:00 – continuation of the hike & activities in nature
• 17:00 – end of activity in Porumbacu STATION

What to bring for the hike:
- Good will, and proper equipment.
- High hiking boots with grippy soles;
- Clothes adapted to the season, including a last waterproof layer; change T-shirt or blouse;
- Small tour backpack;
- Cape or rain jacket;
- Water bottle;
- Trekking poles can be helpful.

Where do we meet:
- Porumbacu de Jos CFR railway station - gps point: https://maps.app.goo.gl/nMDvhqyN2eXMvrpL8
How to get there:
- by train, by personal car
Route information:
- Distance: 6 km
- Difference in level: 250 m
- Route difficulty: easy
- Duration of the hike: approximately 2 hours

Hiking guide:
Daniel Mitruș – ARNI Association / Contact: 0722880307
Children from 5 years and above can participate, provided they are accompanied by an adult (parents are responsible for assessing the difficulty of the route for children).

Details and bookings:

bottom of page