Bran and Rasnov Castles Tour from Brasov

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Visit Bran Castle, also known also as " Dracula's Castle", and Rasnov Fortress in one complete tour. This is a 4-hour small-group tour departing from Brasov city center, driving through the wonderful Transylvanian Alps, the southern Carpathian Mountains. Discover the world famous Dracula's Castle in Bran, the impressive Peasants Citadel in Rasnov and learn about the history of Brasov county and Transylvania.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Rasnov Citadel, Rasnov, Brasov County, Central Romania, TransylvaniaDepart at 9:30am from the meeting point in Brasov. After approximately 30-minutes, you'll arrive in the small town of Rasnov, where you will visit Râșnov Citadel, a national monument belonging to the A-class list, a medieval fortress built in 1211–1225 in the time when the Teutonic chevaliers ruled Brasov County. For approximately. 1-hour you will enjoy exploring the inside of the fortress, discover it's history and legends and enjoy the wonderful view of Brasov Plateau and the surrounding mountains.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Bran, Brasov County, Central Romania, TransylvaniaContinue your journey for another 20-30 minutes, toward Bran Castle. Completed in 1388, this castle was built on a steep cliff between Măgura and Dealul Cetăţii, with an exceptional view of the nearby hills. Discover this world famous castle, learn about it's history and legends, especially the legend of Dracula. Duration: 1 hourPass By: Brasov Historical Center, Brasov, Brasov County, Central Romania, TransylvaniaReturn to Brasov, an approximate 40-minute drive, enjoying the view of the "Transylvanian Alps" along the way.Drop off at the pickup point.

What’s included

  • Fast line at Bran Castle (if the option is selected)
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Tour escort/host
  • Transport by air-conditioned minibus or car
  • Entry/Admission - Rasnov Citadel
  • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Other temporary exhibitions or private exhibitions


  • Fully narrated tour
  • Separate driver ensures your guides full attention throughout the day
  • Small-group tour by minibus
  • Excellent value for money
  • Get inside tips from a local