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Bucharest: Romanian Caves & Monasteries Private 2-Day Trip

1. Bucharest: Romanian Caves & Monasteries Private 2-Day Trip

Set off on a private 2-day adventure from Bucharest and explore the caves and monasteries Romania has to offer. Discover Horezu Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Polovragi Monastery. Admire the Polovragi and the Women's Caves, as well as the Sculptural Ensemble of Constantin Brâncuși at Târgu Jiu. Get picked up anywhere you like in Bucharest and head out into the countryside with your guide in a private vehicle. At Horezu Monastery, marvel at the architecture, decorative works, and more of a prime example of Brâncovenesc style. Later, move on to Polovragi to check out the extensive cave, home to sights like the Spring of Hope, the Bloody Vault, the White Room, the Divine Chamber, the Grim Reaper, and the Dacian Oven. Visit the quaint Polovragi Monastery after, then stay overnight in the nearby commune of Baia de Fier at your choice of accommodation. On the second day, head to the Women's Cave, where the remains of 3 ancient people were found, including a skull dating back 30,000 years. After, make your way to the Sculptural Ensemble of Constantin Brâncuși at Târgu Jiu. Experience the work of one of Romania's most famous artists before returning to Bucharest.

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