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Hiking in the Banat Mountains

Timișoara, Romania
Great outdoors
Hiking & bike tours
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Book this hinking trip to Caras River's Gorge from Timisoara! Hike in the Banat Mountains and visit the city of Resita. Read More

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Carpathian Travel Center


Explore one of the most beautiful places in the Banat Mountains - go for a hike in the Caras River’s Gorge! This tour is excellent for those who like to combine sightseeing with sport activity and breathtaking views. Cheile Carasului (Caras River’s Gorge) is located right in the middle of the National Park Semenic, around 125 km from Timisoara. Along the way, you will stop and visit the city of Resita - the capital of the Upper Banat Region. This city had a glorious industrial past which ended with the fall of communism. You will visit an open-air museum that displays steam locomotives produced here 140 ago. Afterward, you will head directly to the Caras River’s Gorge. It's one of the longest and wildest gorges in Romania. Explore the path along the river which has an easy-moderate difficulty. You will see there a lot of karst land-forms like caverns, caves, rock walls, sinkholes. After a lunch break, you will go back to Timisoara with a light heart and head full of memories.

Important Information


  • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability

Departure point

This partner offers pickup and drop-off services from your accommodation in Timișoara. Please, leave your pickup location at checkout.


Live guide. Guided tour. Private transportation. Hotel pick-up/drop-off


Food and drinks


Hike among the Banat Mountains. Explore the beautiful Caras River’s Gorge. Visit historical steam locomotives in Resita

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Important info

  • Unfortunately, this tour is not wheelchair accessible
  • The difficulty of the hike is easy-moderate
  • The participants must be at least 7 years old
  • Please, remember to bring your own lunch and water
  • Outdoor clothing is strongly recommended
  • This tour requires a minimum of 2 people per booking

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Cancellation policy

You can cancel your tour until 2 days before your travel date

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