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Brasov: Candlelight Tour of Medieval Architecture

4.3 / 5

16 reviews

Brasov: Candlelight Tour of Medieval Architecture

From US$ 30.56 per person

Explore one of Romania’s most beautiful cities, Brasov, by candlelight as you walk along the narrow streets of the old town learning about the medieval architecture and the stories it holds.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore one of Romania’s most beautiful cities, Brasov
  • Discover the secrets of Brasov’s rich history
  • Learn about the ghost and vampire stories that haunt the streets
  • Marvel at the medieval architecture
Full description
Start your evening in the old town’s square and learn about the history of Brasov then walk to the Black Church, one of the biggest gothic-baroque churches in Europe. Trace the footsteps of history along the narrow pathways of Brasov by candlelight and visit Katherine’s Gate built in the 14th century and Schei Gate built almost 200 years ago. Then discover St. Nicholas’ Cathedral, considered Brasov’s most important Orthodox Cathedral. Learn about the vampire and ghost stories that haunt the city as you explore Weaver’s Bastion, one of the biggest buildings of the 14th century, the Jewish Synagogue built in 1901, and Europe’s 3rd narrowest street, Rope Street.
Includes
  • Live tour guide
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You must fill out a travel information form
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    Meeting point

    Piata Sfatuli nr.30 , Brasov , Brasov county in front in the History Museum

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    Important information

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    • Comfortable shoes are recommended
    • The tour will run rain or shine so please dress appropriately
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.3 /5

    based on 16 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      3/5
    • Value for money
      4.3/5
    • Service
      4.6/5
    • Organization
      4.5/5

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    July 11, 2021

    It is a different way to see the city. Our guide, Silvio was amazing, he took us to a climb in a mountain where we could see the city from the top.

    December 5, 2019

    we really expected the candles for a medieval walk, but we found that A-LUME-DI-CANDELA is just a way of saying :( anyway the tour was very pleasant and the guide very prepared

    December 1, 2019

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    Product ID: 195785