Day trip

From Bucharest: Dracula's Castle, Peleș Castle & Brașov

From Bucharest: Dracula's Castle, Peleș Castle & Brașov

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Join a full-day trip to discover the famous area of Transylvania and its most important landmarks. Visit the Bran Castle, Peles Castle, and take a walking tour of Brasov.

About this activity

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Duration 12 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup is possible from centrally located hotels, hostels, or apartments in Bucharest, Please contact the local partner to confirm your pickup time.

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the uniqueness of Transylvania
  • Visit the medieval fortress Bran Castle and Peles Castle
  • Enjoy a unique lecture about Vlad the Impaler Dracula in between myth and reality
  • Admire the city of Brasov on a walking tour in the old city
Full description
Discover the sights and notable cities of Transylvania on this guided tour from Bucharest. Visit historic castles and a medieval town as you immerse yourself in this atmospheric region. Set off to explore the historic castles of Transylvania, and the medieval city of Brașov. Stop in the small town of Sinaia and visit Peleș Castle to explore the former summer palace of the Romanian royals. Continue to Bran, famous for the imposing fortress connected to the legend of Count Dracula. Hear tales about the real-life Vlad the Impaler, said to have inspired Bram Stoker. Get panoramic views of the surrounding mountains from the remains of the citadel. Enjoy some free time to find keepsakes in the souvenir market, and before taking a walking tour of Brașov's medieval Old Town with a local guide. Benefit from some time at leisure before traveling back to Bucharest.
Includes
  • Private tours in Peles Castle & Bran Castle
  • Professional driver
  • Live commentary on-board
  • Professional local guide
  • Pickup is possible from centrally located hotels, hostels, or apartments in Bucharest, Please contact the local partner to confirm your pickup time.
  • Walking tour in Brasov
  • Lecture on Dracula in between myth and reality
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities for your local guide/ driver
  • Photo fees at the Peles Castle
  • Entrance fees for Peles Castle and Bran Castle (approx 19 EUR per person)
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • A moderate amount of walking will be involved
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities or using a wheelchair
  • Peles Castle is closed on the following days: Mondays between 12 May and 15 September; Mondays and Tuesdays between 16 September and 15 May; all dates between 3 November and 2 December
  • In the event of heavy traffic on the roads, occasionally the tour can take more than 12 hours
  • Please note that entrance fees for Peles Castle and Bran Castle are not included in the tour price
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