Real Dracula Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level



Religious Heritage, Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
Friendly for people with disabilities, but you must be able to get in and out of a car.

Maximum travelers: 4



English (fluent), Romanian (fluent)

Follow the footsteps of Vlad the Impaler

Follow the footsteps of Vlad the Impaler in this one day private tour! If you want to experience the legacy left by the real Dracula, this is the tour for you! Vlad Tepes, the inspiration for the legend, left his mark on Medieval Romania and you can experience some of it first-hand: Poenari Fortress - Vlad's strategic base in his wars, Targoviste - the country's capital during his reign and the Snagov Monastery - his final resting place.


This tour takes us in the footsteps of the real person behind the Dracula legend: Vlad the Impaler! We will visit the Poenari Fortress, Targoviste - his capital, Snagov Monastery - his final resting place and as a bonus: Curtea de Arges Monastery - the cradle of Christianity in Romania and resting place for many kings and queens of this country.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick-up can be anywhere in Bucharest, including at your hotel.

End location: End location can be anywhere in Bucharest or on the rout, including at your hotel.

Duration: 12 hours

Traffic may affect the duration of the tour. Very heavy traffic will increase, but at the same time very low traffic (for example the week-days) could decrees the duration of the tour. Other factors that could influence the duration of the tour: time spent at lunch or at different attractions.


Transportation will be done with a very comfortable premium car like a 2014 BMW 5 series or similar.

What’s Included

Pick-up from and drop-off to any place in Bucharest, transportation and parking.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

40 Lei - The estimate of local payments includes tickets to all the attractions in the tour, but it does not include food.

What’s Extra

Tickets to the visited attractions and lunch.

The tour is available for larger groups up to 8 persons! In this case, transportation will be done with a private comfortable mini-van. Please, send me a message and I'll customize the tour for you.


I am not a licensed guide and cannot guide inside some monuments and buildings.

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