Steam Train Special Program 2019

Opening of the seasion : 21 March 2019.

From 21 March and until 2 June we organise trains  only this days: Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Except Special Trains that we announce on website. Check also tickets online!
Fares: 
Standard package: 59 lei for adults, 49 lei for students, seniors or disabled, and 39 lei for children. Mocănița Special (lunch included): 98 lei for adults, 86 lei for students, seniors or disabled, and 39 lei for children. Train ticket, mixed grill, one soft drink, one coffee, one pastry

We are looking forward to see you!

 

Special Trains for Ortodox Easter Holidays :27, 28, 29 and 30 April

During public holidays and events advance booking is obligatory for all those wishing to travel on the Mocănița train. 
Fares: 
Standard package: 92 lei for adults, 82 lei for students, seniors or disabled, and 69 lei for children.  Travel by Mocăniţa; a coffee; a pastry; Train Assistant. All Inclusive package: 119 lei for adults, 108 lei for students, seniors or disabled, and 85 for children. As above PLUS a mixed grill and soft drink.

We are looking forward to see you!

 

Special Trains for Pentecost, 16 and 17 June 2019

During public holidays and events advance booking is obligatory for all those wishing to travel on the Mocănița train.
Fares: 
Standard package: 92 lei for adults, 82 lei for students, seniors or disabled, and 69 lei for children.  Travel by Mocăniţa; a coffee; a pastry; Train Assistant. All Inclusive package: 119 lei for adults, 108 lei for students, seniors or disabled, and 85 for children. As above PLUS a mixed grill and soft drink.

We are looking forward to see you

 

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 
– Tickets online: Click here
2. During public holidays / special events (Christmas, Easter, etc.): Reservations are obligatory for everyone wishing 
to travel on the Mocăniţa.

 


Steam Locomotive


Diesel Locomotive

 
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

The Viseu de Sus forestry railway, located in the far north of Romania close to the border with the Ukraine, is an outstanding example of technical cultural heritage.

Steam Trains

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.

Locomotives and Wagons

You can visit numeous locomotives with historical value from past century or operational and functional modern locomotives.

Last of the Carpathian Forestry Railways

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.

Forestry Railways

Since 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.

Food and drink

A train ride is sure to fuel your appetite! In addition to the established catering services offered at Paltin station and the Cafebar Elefant, commencing in 2011 we have a new catering service in the “Carpatia-Express” hotel train alongside the railway station in Viseu de Sus

Caravans

For motor homes and trailers we have a caravan park within the secure walled compound around the railway station in Viseu de Sus. For a small fee vehicles can be parked overnight. Electricity, the use of sanitary facilities and drinking water are included in the price.

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Locos & Wagons

We 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.