Dracula Castle and Rasnov Citadel Tour

Cultural & Theme Tours in Romania

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Transylvanian Highlands day trip from Brasov. Discover the magnificent castles. Admire dramatic scenery from the comfort of a luxury minivan.Visit Bran Castle, Rasnov Citadel and stop for photos. Small-group tour limited to 16 ensures a more personalised experience.
Your 4 hour tour to Bran Castle and Rasnov Citadel sets off while you enjoy your complimentary hotel pickup from your hotel. After meeting your friendly guide and boarding the coach, sit back for the journey from the city towards Bran Castle.Immerse yourself in the legends of Transylvania with a visit to Bran Castle and Râșnov Fortress. The first stop of the half-day tour is at Râșnov to explore its imposing, 13th-century fortress. Built between 1211 and 1225 by Teutonic Knights as protection against Tatar and Turkish invasions, the citadel can now be “conquered” by cable lift or by a 5 minutes’ walk.You will enjoy exploring the fortress’ alleys, discover its history and legends and enjoy the wonderful view over Brasov Plateau and surrounding mountains.Next up is Bran Castle, also known as ‘Dracula’s Castle’ — a spectacular 60 m tall hilltop estate Completed in 1388 and one of the country‘s leading attractions. Wander the castle’s Gothic chambers and learn about its ties to Bram Stoker’s undead antihero that conjures up visions of howling wolves and bats fluttering in the moonlight.

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks

Highlights

  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Great overview and orientation of the city
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