Steam Train Special Program 2018
Fares Mocănița Steam Train : 04 October - 18 November 2018
In this period our steam train will run only: Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. After this date we will take a brake till 30 November. Price: 55 Lei per Adult; Student/Pensioners: 45 Lei; Children (6-16 y old): 37 Lei. Mocănița Special (lunch included): 95 Lei per Adult; 85 Lei per Student/Pensioner; 65 Lei per Child (6-16 y old)
Special Train for National Day
During the Romanian National Day, we will organize trains running on Friday 30 November, Saturday 01 December and 02 December outside the tourist program.
We recommend that you make a reservation in advance! Seats are limited!
Winter Trains 2018-2019
08, 15, 20, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 and 31 December 2018
For those looking for a unique experience in the Vaser Valley, the Mocănița will recommence activity in winter over the Christmas period. An outstanding winter landscape is waiting to be discovered during your journey to Paltin (at km 21.6), in a train with heated coaches, pulled gently by a tireless steam locomotive
Methods of Reservation by Phone or Email:
1. During the High Season, reservations are made as follows:
– Mocăniţa Special package – lunch included
– Organised groups of more than 15 paying passengers
2. During public holidays / special events (Christmas, Easter, etc.): Reservations are obligatory for everyone wishing
to travel on the Mocăniţa.
Automotor (Railcar) Rossia
Attention! With regards to services, we do NOT accept the return of tickets and/or requests for ticket refunds. Tickets ordered, paid for and handed over (at the company office) cannot be returned. On certain days it is possible that tickets may no longer be available online, in which case you should try again the following day. The supply of online tickets depends on available seats.
Land full of history
Locomotives and Wagons
Forestry RailwaysSince 1932, the Vaser Valley Railway, known locally as the “Mocanita” has been in almost constant use. Trains run into the valley six days a week to transport wood down to a processing plant in Viseu de Sus.
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Locos & WagonsWe invite you to explore the history of locomotives. Get ready to fell the magic of these lands exploring the locos and wagons found here.
Since 2000, regular steam trains for tourists have been running in the Vaser Valley. The trains operate from spring to autumn. Details and schedules can be found in the current timetable.
Steam trains run as far as Paltin station, approximately two hours from Viseu de Sus. In Paltin there is a stop of 1-2 hours before the trains return to Viseu de Sus. For train passengers a catering service is available at Paltin. It is also possible to take a short walk into the Carpathian forest, to visit an observation platform from where visitors can get a view over the Vaser Valley.