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From Bucharest: 2-Day Transfagarasan Highway Private Tour

1. From Bucharest: 2-Day Transfagarasan Highway Private Tour

Discover the magnificent scenery and charming towns along the Transfagarasan Highway on a guided 2-day excursion from Bucharest. Explore the town of Curtea de Arges, Poenari Castle, the city of Sibiu, and Cozia Monastery on a scenic adventure through Transylvania. Day 1: Start with pickup from your hotel by minivan in Bucharest and first travel to Curtea de Arges, the capital of the historic region of Wallachia. Discover the ruins of the former Wallachian Court, the 13th century Royal Church, as well the famous Arges Monastery. Continue along the Transfagarasan Highway and admire the stunning scenery along this winding mountain road. Often deemed to be one of the most beautiful roads in the world, be amazed by the vast mountain peaks as you descend through the valley. Arrive at the ruins of Poenari Castle, a former residence of the infamous Vlad the Impaler. Situated on a mountaintop, climb the 1480 steps that lead up to the castle as you follow in the footsteps of Dracula himself. Make a short stop at Vidraru Damn for some picturesque views of the lake. Finally, arrive in the city of Sibiu for an overnight stay. Day 2: On the second day of your tour, take a guided tour through the cobbled streets of Sibiu. Discover charming squares surrounded by historic buildings such as the colorful Orthodox Cathedral and the majestic Lutheran Church. Hear of the legends associated with Bridge of Lies and the remarkable stories of the medieval guilds. Learn more about the historic and cultural history of Sibiu, the region of Transylvania, and Romania as a nation, with your guide. Next, make a stop at Cozia Monastery, which was erected in 1388. Discover one of the most significant monuments of medieval art and architecture in the country. Arrive next at Călimănești, a town in Vâlcea County. Situated in the historical region of Oltenia and the northern part of the county, this spa town is known for its popular thermal hot springs. After exploring the town for a short time, relax on the journey back to Bucharest.

Transylvania: Guided Overnight Historical Sightseeing Tour

2. Transylvania: Guided Overnight Historical Sightseeing Tour

Immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of Romania on this overnight sightseeing tour. Visit Mures County, Sibiu, Peles Castle, and Bran Castle among many others, and learn about the city's past and people's way of living. Day 1Start by going to Peles Castle, the royal family's summer residence and one of the most important tourist attractions in Europe. Then, explore history, culture, and nature in the city of Brasov. There, you'll have a short break, perfect for exploring a bit of the old town. End your first day by visiting Dracula's Castle. Learn about why it is the most visited tourist attraction in Romania and how it became a symbol of the country. After a long day of exploration, spend the night at the Sighisoara Citadel. Day 2Continue your sightseeing on the second day with a tour of the Sighisoara Old Town and have the chance to visit the Sighisoara Clock Tower and Weapon Museum. Afterward, wrap up your day by making your way to the Calimanesti natural springs and Cozia Monastery.

From Bucharest: Sibiu Private Day Trip

3. From Bucharest: Sibiu Private Day Trip

Venture from the big city and head to Sibiu, nestled in the historical region of Transylvania. Get picked up from any location in Bucharest, and discuss with your guide the sites you would most like to see. Stroll through Cozia Monastery, or take a tranquil seat in Piata Mare, the choice is yours. See the pristine medieval streets that fill the city. Learn about the historical significance of Turnu Monastery, the Evangelical Cathedral, and the Council Tower, as your guide brings you to each one. If you prefer scenic views, head for the best spots to take in the sprawling Citadel and the surrounding mountains. Take a serene stroll through the rural outskirts of the city, where you'll feel transported back in time. Your customized day awaits.

From Bucharest: Romania Private Trip 4 Cities in 2 Days

4. From Bucharest: Romania Private Trip 4 Cities in 2 Days

Trek across Romania and admire the remarkable architecture and natural beauty of this richly historical region. From views of the vast Carpathian Mountains, to bone-chilling church grounds at Biertan, to a charming night in Brasov City. Your guide will lead you on the trip of a lifetime. Marvel at the magnificent Peleș Castle, and watch out for Dracula at the famous Bran Castle. Feel blessed at the serene grounds of Sinaia Monastery, cared for by Christian monks. Spend the night at Brasov, and take a stroll on the cobbled streets. Rest-up for your trip back in time, to the medieval town of Sighișoara. The nearby church at Biertan is a testament to the skill of ancient settlers. Explore the charming city of Sibiu, before viewing the masterfully built monastery and tomb in Cozia. Let your guide take the hassle out of getting around, and enjoy the picturesque scenery. You won't want to miss a minute.

Ramnicu Valcea: 1-way Private Fast Transfer to Bucharest

5. Ramnicu Valcea: 1-way Private Fast Transfer to Bucharest

Enjoy a convenient private transfer from your accommodation in Ramnicu Valcea to your preferred location in Bucharest. Relax knowing that you are traveling safely in a licensed vehicle. Your driver will be waiting for you at your location in Ramnicu Valcea. Experience a comfortable journey in an air-conditioned vehicle. Let your driver navigate you through the traffic smoothly. Travel conveniently without having to worry about pre-booking or last-minute searching.

From Bucharest: One-way Private Transfer to Ramnicu Valcea

6. From Bucharest: One-way Private Transfer to Ramnicu Valcea

Enjoy a one-way private transfer from your accommodation in Bucharest to your preferred location in Ramnicu Valcea. Relax knowing that you are traveling safely in a licensed vehicle. Your driver will be waiting for you at your location in Bucharest. Experience a comfortable journey in an air-conditioned vehicle. Let your driver navigate you through the traffic smoothly. Travel conveniently without having to worry about pre-booking or last-minute searching.

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