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.

Iron Gates of the Danube, cruise through Danube's Gorge, the Banat previous picture next picture

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Where Danube meets Carpathians: the Iron Gates

With this picture we are actually "coming back home", in the Banat region of south-western Romania. Sheer cliffs made out of white limestone, endless forests, figs growing half-wild on the shore, dark cave openings ... just beautiful, plain and simple. However, only few visitors reach the area, the main reason being that the Danube Delta overshadows all the other things connected to the river. The two landscapes have a common character – the Danube, but the Iron Gates have the mountains into the mix. We organize here short cruises with smaller or larger ships, lasting between 2 and 6 hours, through the most spectacular part of the Danube's Gorge.

traffic and street conditions, important for bus trips
xxx bacon in the "bacon tower", Transylvania meal at the gypsies, the ignored minority guests from China relax after city tour of Sibiu the "People's House" sightseeing in Bucharest Brancoveanu-style, post-Byzantine carving in Wallachia 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