4-Day Private Tour in Transylvania from Bucharest

In this private tour in Transylvania you shall discover Medieval Towns of Sibiu, Sighisoara and Brasov, the Fortified Churches from the Saxon Villages, Fortresses and most famous Castles of Romania, Peles and Bran, aka Dracula's Castle. Amazing views of Carpathian Mountains will offer you unforgettable memories.

per adult from

$998

NZD

Duration

4 days

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • Accommodation included: 3 nights
    • Transfer from / to the airport / accommodation (Bucharest)
    • 3 night accommodation in central 3* hotel/guest house with breakfast included
    • Air conditioned private car or minivan, fuel cost and parking fees
    • Licensed private English speaking guide/driver for the whole trip
    • Free Wi-Fi available from hot spot while in the private car
    • Peles Castle (45 minute visit of the ground floor)
    • Bran Castle (photo/video tax included too)
    • The fortified churches of Viscri, Malancrav and Biertan
    • The Tower Clock in Sighisoara
    • The Council Tower (Sibiu) and the Lutheran Cathedral (Sibiu)
    • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
    • Entry/Admission - Peles Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Brasov Historical Center
    • Entry/Admission - Viscri Fortified Church
    • Entry/Admission - Sighisoara Historic Center
    • Entry/Admission - Fortified church Malancrav
    • Entry/Admission - Biertan Fortified Church
    • Entry/Admission - Piaka Mica
    • Entry/Admission - Transfagarasan Highway
    What's excluded :
    • Other meals than mentioned
    • Photo & video fees
    • Individual travel insurance
    • Peles Castle, 1.5-hour tour including the first and ground floor (30 RON per person)
    • Peles Castle souvenir photo (35 RON per person)
    • Bran Castle exhibition of medieval torture devices (10 RON per person)

  • Day 1: Bucharest - Peles Castle - Bran Castle - Brasov medieval city

    Stop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Str. General Traian Mosoiu nr. 24, Bran 507025 Romania
    The document first attesting its existence dates back in 1377. The castle became a favorite place for Queen Maria, who put her mark on the interior’s renovation, and it was later seized by communists in 1948 along with royals’ expulsion from Romania. For Bran Castle, being most associated with the myth of Dracula’s Castle - linked to the Bram Stoker’s novel, made it famous all over the world. After the guided tour of the castle, you will surely enjoy some little souvenirs’ shopping.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Peles Castle, Str. Pelesului 2, Sinaia 106100 Romania
    In Sinaia there is probably the most beautiful castle in Romania. The Royal family built the Peles Castle as their summer residence at the end of 19th century and it is one of the architectural masterpieces of Europe.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Brasov Historical Center, Piazza Sfatului, Brasov Romania
    Brasov is one of the seven medieval cities of Transylvania. We shall have a relaxing walk in the Old Town area (the Council Square) and accommodate for the night.
    Duration: 1 hour

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: Overnight in BRASOV (included) in a central 3 star hotel with very good reviews.

    Day 2: Brasov medieval city - Viscri, a Saxon village UNESCO - Sighisoara UNESCO

    Stop At: Viscri Fortified Church, Viscri 507039 Romania
    We shall visit the fortified church in the traditional Saxon village of Viscri. Optional (at your own expense) we can pay a visit to the Blacksmith within a traditional Gypsy family (cost 5 Euro/person) and take a ride by a horse and cart in the village (cost 10 Euro/person)
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Sighisoara Historic Center, Piata Cetatii Nr.1 Center of Sighisoara, Sighisoara 545400 Romania
    We shall visit the Medieval Citadel (UNESCO) and its Square, pass by the house where Vlad the Impaler, aka Dracula, was born. Visit the Church on the Hill which is a representative one for Transylvnia.
    Duration: 1 hour

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: OVERNIGHT in Sighisoara (INCLUDED) in a central 3 star hotel with very good reviews.

    Day 3: Sighisoara - Malancrav & Biertan UNESCO, both Saxon villages - Sibiu

    Stop At: Fortified church Malancrav, Mălâncrav 557117, Romania
    The real treasure of the Fortified church in Malancrav is its mural painting, being the best-preserved ensemble of linear-narrative Gothic painting of the 14th century. Also we shall find out the reason why in Malancrav there is the largest Saxon community for any village in Transylvania. And we can pay a visit to a local lady (extra cost 5 Euro/person) that still weaves carpets and table cloths on a wooden loom and even had Prince Charles as one of her clients.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Biertan Fortified Church, Central Square, Biertan 557045 Romania
    Visit the Fortified Church of Biertan included in UNESCO.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Piaka Mica, Sibiu 550182 Romania
    Have a relaxing walk in the Old Town of Sibiu including the Large Square, the Small Square (Piata Mica), the Liars' Bridge, The Council Tower, the Citadel's street and other representative cathedrals of Sibiu.
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    Accommodation included: OVERNIGHT in Sibiu (INCLUDED) in a central 3 star hotel with very good reviews.

    Day 4: Sibiu - Transfagarasan road / Olt valley road - Bucharest

    Stop At: Transfagarasan Highway, Dn 7C Sibiu and Arges County, Curtea de Arges 115300 Romania
    If would like to drive back to Bucharest on an adventure road with some spectacular scenery, and you’re travelling from July to October we can go through Transfagarasan, the “best road in the world” according to Jeremy Clarkson – famous former co-presenter of UK TV show Top Gear.

    If you are travelling in the other time of the year, we shall drive through the Olt Valley road, the traditional one from Sibiu to Bucharest.
    Duration: 1 hour

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    It is possible to start the private tour from the cities of Brasov or Sibiu too. To ALL TRAVELERS : please be so kind to provide a phone number for the lead traveler to be able to make contact with the tour guide.Airports
    • Otopeni Intl Airport, Bucharest Romania
    Departure Time :
    9:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 9 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
    If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
    If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.

Language

English - Guide

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by I Travel in Romania

Activity ID: V-34217P2

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