Tymes Tours, tour operator in Timisoara, Romania

tymes tours

travel agent & tour operator in Timişoara, Romania

sightseeing tours, cultural trips, nature tours and active travel

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Sightseeing tours in Romania

round trips, group travel with focus on
culture, land and people

Romania: history, monuments, but also a sort of genuine naturalness. The dramatic past, as well as the traces of different people and cultures ensure a rich basket of captivating places. After 2005 we have noticed a growth of the sightseeing travel of all sorts in Romania – and hence the significant improvements of the infrastructure. The other side of the coin: an increase of mass tourism "industry". We consciously avoid this, so our guests can sample first-hand experiences about Romania and its people.

Our sightseeing tours are almost exclusively customized tours. Past experiences with round trips and cultural tours help already with the planning and preparation stage. We recommend: small groups (up to 20 guests), with focus on smaller areas (instead of the whole country) and not visiting xx must-see sites per day; it is advisable to include time for exploring and meeting local people, such minor things will eventually become lasting memories.

The customers of our sightseeing tours are tour operators, travel agents but also (directly) private groups of guests (associations etc.). Starting from a direct request we can arrange together the matching tour package for you or your customers.

You can understand more about the substance of our sightseeing tours and round trips by watching the album on the right side of the page.

Jewish cemetery, history in our round trips previous picture next picture

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We don't avoid the sensitive topics of the recent history

A group of tourists from Austria and Germany visit the abandoned Jewish cemetery in Gura Humorului, in the Bucovina. "Abandoned" is the right word, the last Jew died some five years ago. Today, only few people of this small town know that, just six-seven decades ago, the Jews were majority in Gura Humorului. The way that the Romanian fascist regime during the WWII behaved with these people is still half-taboo, half-blurry, and the normal Romanian people do not have nowadays an exact image of those times. We don't avoid such topics of the recent history in our tours; we try to present them, in the light of the information available to us.

pleasure from music, peasant singing in the Maramures fortress church Kleinschelken, talking with Saxons from Transylvania bacon in the "bacon tower", Transylvania meal at the gypsies, the ignored minority guests from China relax after city tour of Sibiu
xxx Voronet monastery with its paintings, visited within a round trip of Romania painted eggs, art and tradition in the Bucovina xxx

tymes tours is owned by SC Tymes Globetrotter SRL
Str. Lisabona nr. 7/1A, Timisoara, RO 300603, info@tymestours.ro
Tourism licence no. 3196/2004