Visit Transylvania for a week next Summer!
Next trip: July 3-10, 2020.
This offer is available for everyone who is interested, regardless of heritage.
A total of three million ethnic Hungarians live as minorities in the seven countries surrounding Hungary. The largest of these communities is in Transylvania, Romania. The extraordinary opportunity for participants to experience Transylvania in a 7-day excursion immediately following the ReConnect Hungary trip is now a permanent offering. The whirlwind immersion uncovers the region’s natural beauty and the historical landmarks and living cultural traditions. Descending into the Salt Mines of Torda, meeting Hungarian decision-makers in Kolozsvár (Cluj), seeing the treasures of the Teleki Téka library in Marosvásárhely (Targu Mures), walking through a Székely gate—those who choose this program do and see just about everything!Dates: July 3 – 10, 2020. You will leave from Budapest to Transylvania on July 3, spend 7 days in Transylvania, and return to Budapepest (accommodation in Budapest on July 9th is provided).
Cost: $1,000 USD. The amount includes all transportation, 3 meals a day, all accommodations, all entrance fees to cultural attractions, and two guides who are with you 24/7. If you would like to meet us in Transylvania instead of Budapest, the price comes down to $900 (it doesn’t include the transportation between Budapest and Transylvania, and the accommodation in Budapest on July 9th).
View the 2019 Transylvania trip itinerary, and the 2019 trip photos. We are basing this year’s ReConnect Transylvania itinerary off of last year’s.If you are interested, please apply by January 31, 2020.We hope you’ll take advantage of this opportunity, we look forward to sharing the sites of beautiful Transylvania with you.