Travel through Transylvania’s historic castles on a private day trip. See for yourself why Transylvania’s castles are amazing. Follow your guide through mysterious corridors, spooky stairwells and into potentially haunted rooms. Along the way you’ll learn about the stories behind our mythical buildings. Travel to Bran Castle, where the legend of Dracula still lingers and Peles Castle in Sinaia.
Hotel or Airport Henri Coanda
Discover the castles of Transylvania, from well-known monuments like Bran Castle to smaller and ruined castles that once belonged to the local aristocracy.
We’ll meet at 08:00 a.m. at your hotel in Bucharest. We’ll pick up everyone.
Located in Sinaia (44 km from Brasov), it is considered by many one of the most beautiful castles in all Europe. In the natural back drops of the Carpathian Mountains the castle is a masterpiece of German Renaissance architecture.
Bran Castle also known as the ‘Castle of Dracula’ – Discover one of the most famous sights in Romania, a medieval dwelling dating from the 14th century. The legend about Dracula, Stoker’s story is based on the life of Vlad Tepes/Vlad the Impaler (1431-1476), a ruler revered by Romanians for standing up to the Ottoman Empire. Known as one of the most dreadful enemies of the Turks, Vlad started organising the state and enforcing the law by applying death penalty and impaling all those he considered enemies.
Fringed by the peaks of the Southern Carpathian Mountains and resplendent with gothic, baroque and renaissance architecture, as well as a wealth of historical attractions, Brasov is one of the most visited places in Romania. Tour highlights: Black Church, Citadel of Brasov, Ecaterina’s Gate, White Tower, Black Tower, Council Square, Palace of Justice.