Visit Dracula Castle, Medieval Towns, Majestic mountains, Caves & Waterfalls
The proposed tour: Brasov, the medieval city of Transylvania, starting point the city of Iasi located in the region of Moldova. Then, after a few hours driving, we reach Buzau. Nearby we have the opportunity to get close to the volcanoes. How close . . . ? Very close, we can even touch them by hand. It's about the muddy volcanoes of Berca. We were glad to see the volcanoes, now it's time to head for our Brasov our destination. Places to be discovered: Peles Castle, Bran Castles (Known as Dracula's Castle, the character Bram Stoker novel), Rasnov Fortress, hike in Bucegi at the Monument Cross, Sphinx, Babele, Ialomita Cave all of them can be discovered in one day. Also, Brasov city proposes to visit places such as Biserica Neagra (Black Church), the Rope Sreet, the Council market, Tower of Weavers and many others pleasant surprises.
**If you want to book this tour during winter months, please contact me because the logistic and itinerary will change**
We will depart from Iasi early in the morning, then after almost 3 hours of driving, we will reach Buzau where not far away are the mud volcanoes more precisely near Berca. We will stop to admire these mini volcanoes after that we will head to Sinaia.
In Sinaia, we will go to Peles Castle. After we delight our eyes with the visit to the Royal Castle we will go to Brasov. In Brasov, we visit the Black Church, the Council Square, the Rope Street, and a walk on the streets of the city. The next day we will get up early to climb the Bucegi Mountains. There are several choices to climb, one of them is by cable car. Once on the plateau at more than 2000 m / 6550 ft, we will make easy trips to the Caraiman Cross. We are going to admire the Sphinx, Babele and we return to the city, we go to Bran Castle "Dracula's Castle" the well-known character from Bram Stoker novel. The next stop is at Rasnov Fortress, then the return to Iasi.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: From tourists hotel in Iasi, Bucharest, or any other places specified by tourist.
End location: From tourists hotel in Iasi, Bucharest, or any other places specified by tourist.
Duration: 2 days
2 full daylights
The transportation will be done with an air conditioned 5 seat car for the entire trip.
The price is per tour up to four people, full equipped 5 seat car with driver, English speaking guiding and assistance.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
250 RON - Food & drinks, museum entrance fee at Peles, Bran castles, Rasnov fortress, Black Church in Brasov, souvenirs, accommodation.
Accommodation in a Brasov/Busteni/Sinaia hotel or B&B, food & drinks, museum entrance fee at Peles, Bran castles, Rasnov fortress, Black Church in Brasov, souvenirs.
As a Romanian local guide, there are limitations to guiding inside some museums, castles, fortress, monasteries, wine testing.