Transfagarasan: world's best road according to Top Gear

The Transfagarasan mountain road or national road 7C is one of the most spectacular roads in the world. It is 90 km (56 miles) long and is located in Romania. It runs through the Fagaras mountains (trans + Fagaras), a part of the Transylvanian Alps. The road connects Transylvania with Muntenia. The Transfagarasan starts at Bascov, near Pitesti. It follows the valley of the river Arges and after mounting to the highest point, it descends to Cartisoara in the Olt valley, where the road ends.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Bucharest Airport, Romania

DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive by 16:30 for a prompt departure at 17:00.

RETURN TIME Approximately 19:30.

OUTFIT Bring comfortable cycling clothing, we take care of the rest.