Castles Of Transylvania - 12 hours
Private guided tour from Bucharest
A private day trip of Transylvania’s castles from Bucharest
Travel through the beautiful Transylvania countryside
Learn about the history from an expert local guide
Visit Peles Castle - the most beautiful castle in Romania
Explore the famous Bran Castle and learn about the legend of Count Dracula
See the cities of Sinaia, Bran and Brasov and admire the stunning Carpathian Mountains
Bucharest - Peles Castle in Sinaia - Bran Castle aka Dracula's Castle - Brasov Tour - Bucharest
Peles Castle: 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 organizing the state and enforcing the law by applying death penalty and impaling all those he considered enemies.
After a delicious Romanian meal continue with a walking tour in the historical center of Brasov.
Brasov Walking Tour: 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.
*Please note! Peles Castle is closed on the following dates:
27 Sep 2021 - 10 May 2022. Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays with the following exceptions:
Winter Holidays 2021
25 Dec - Castle is Closed
26 Dec - Castle is Closed
01 Jan 2022 - Castle is Closed
Orthodox Easter 2022
24 April - Castle is Closed
On the dates when Peles Castle is closed you have 2 options:
1. See the exterior of Peles Castle & grounds + Visit Sinaia Orthodox Monastery
2. Substitute the castle with Prejmer Fortified Church (UNESCO site) - a fascinating medieval peasant citadel from the 15th century.
TOUR PRICE / PERSON
Hotel pick-up & drop-off
Transportation by air-conditioned car/van
Private English-speaking guide
Assistance during the entire tour
Entrance fees and photo/video fees (approx. EUR 12)
Lunch (approx. EUR 10)