Incentive With Donkeys
Dear mountaineers and adventurers,
The world is in crisis... The Earth is so wide and beautiful, but we know we live only once and... So, it is enough to load our knapsack and than to go to breath mountains pure air. To take a trip. To look for simplicity and profound values! This is not a medicine, but the antidote for boredom There is a great deal of energy finding yourself in a cool morning trying the shoelaces of your boots. It is already a pleasure.
go with your hair undone in the wind on a scented and wild pith,
in a region where the relief has no limits, to halt near a cool
spring, to discover a hamlet at the end of the wild road and have
contacts with its inhabitants, to leave again, to eat before a campfire
with your travel friends, to fall asleep gladly at a sleep fold,
at a chalet or in a tent... a frenzy of sensations, of unique and
unforgettable emotions... So simple. This looks like happiness.
So, choose your place for this year's adventure, prepare your knapsack
because we shall go...
7-14 days trips, using saddled donkeys in Rodnei and Maramuresului Mountains. Going in a trip with a donkey as "carrier" is a guarantee for the success of your holiday, especially if your children are there; these way they will have the chance to go by foot.
The donkey knows to be tame, to beg for sweets, but also to carry the children on its back when they are tired. It gives rhythm and enthusiasm to the trip and you'll see soon that its presence make easier the contact with local people.
All our donkeys are trained to carry luggage, to react when their name are called and love people's presence.
Going on a trip with a donkey, which is carrying a saddle ( structure of wood and strips) fastened back to which special bags are tied, in which you can put your tent, sleeping bag, food and personal things. Even a child can mount a donkey completely safety if his total weight don't exceed 40 kg.
DO YOU LEAD THE DONKEY?
Nothing is simpler as this. It is not as suborn it is generally thought. It is docile, intelligent and becomes fond of people very fast. A saddled donkey can go through a distance of 10-25 km a day.HOW DO YOU FEED IT?
During the day time, when halting, he finds its food on the margins of the road. In the evening it will find grass or hay where you will set up your night camp.MATERIALS SUPPLIED BY THE ORGANIZER
For each donkey we ensure a saddle, bags for your luggage, a case for the attendance of the donkey, a tarpaulin for protecting the luggage against rain, maps of the area and a book: "Advice for Leading the Donkey in Your Trip".THE MATERIALS REQUESTED TO THE TOURISTS
Camping materials, basic food for a few days, personal things etc.OUR MAIN CAMP
It is situated in Viseul de Jos- a village at the foot of Rodnei Mountains(2303 m) and of Maramures Mountains(1903 m), from where tourists will go on their routes.DESCRIPTION OF THE ROUTES
7 days route: village Viseul de Jos- Vaserului Valley- Gorge Prislop- the main ridge of Rodnei Mountains- Reservation Pietrosul Dornei ( established in 1975 and entered the international network of reservations of biosphere protected by UNESCO and is a future national park) - Gorge Setref- village Viseul de Jos.
- the organizing of the route.
OUR SPECIALITS: These programs are carefully observed and organised by Mr. Marin Moldovan. He is in constant connection with the French FNAR ( Federation Nationale des Anes et Randonne ) to keep informed with the last news.