Transylvania day trip - two castles and a medieval town

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Tour Number

Activity Level

224827


Categories

Museums / Culture, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced)

Peles Royal Castle, Bran Dracula's Castle, Brasov Medieval Town


The tour starts from your location and we drive to Sinaia for visiting the Peles Castle, one of the most beautiful palaces in Europe and a former summer royal residence, then we cross the Carpathian Mountains (Transylvanian Alps) to visit Bran Dracula's Castle, one of the most famous castles in the world and conclude with the old town of Brasov in. Brasov is one of the seven towns founded by the Saxons in Transylvania at the beginning of the XIII century.

Itinerary

I pick you up from your hotel/location at 8 AM. 2 h drive to Sinaia, which is the most famous mountain resort in the Carpathian Mountains, for visiting the Peles Castle, the former summer royal residence of the Romanian kings.
We have lunch with sparkling wine tasting (optional) at a famous winery or in a restaurant at Bran or Brasov and then we are going to visit the famous Bran Castle, related to Dracula's legend. Optional we can stop in Brasov for visiting the old town including the impressive Black Church.
Return to Bucharest around 7 pm.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Suggested by Guide: In the main lobby of your hotel or any place in the city center on request.

Duration: 12 hours

Duration of the tour might be affected by adverse weather conditions or by the traffic.
Peles Castle at Sinaia is closed on Monday and Tuesday. During summer season (May-Oct) it is opened on Tuesday as well for a shorter program starting from 11 pm). In November it is closed and we replace it with the Pelisor Royal Castle which is in the same location.
The Black Church in Brasov is closed on Mondays, holidays, Sunday service in the morning.

Transportation

All my tours are provided by a modern and A/C car. For larger groups please send me a special request.

What’s Included

Other: Transportation by car (sedan) and English speaking guide/driver services for a group of maximum 3 persons.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

250 LEI - Entrance fees at the sites, lunch and the visit of the cellar with wine tasting, photo/video fees at the sites and the museums.

What’s Extra

Other: Lunch and the sparkling wine tasting
Entrance fees to the museums
Photo/video fees at sites and museums

A Recent Review of this tour

We had a great day with Claudiu. He is very knowledgeable, engaging, friendly and accommodating. We felt very comfortable, really enjoyed seeing all of the places he took us and learned a lot. Thank you Claudiu!
Stacy P.

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  • Tour Number

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    224827


    Categories

    Museums / Culture, Day Trip / Out of Town, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 3

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (advanced)

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