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$285.54 Multi-day & Extended Tours

Private Tour from Bucharest to Carpathian Mountains

Experience a wonderful adventure in the Carphatian Mountains,visit unique sites like The Peles Royal Castle in Sinaia,The Woodcraft Carpathian Museum Posada,Sinaia Monastery and Ialomicioara Monastery,natural lakes in Bucegi Mountains-Bolboci,the famous Ialomicioara Cave,The bear Reservation in Zarnesti,The Bran Castle,Brasov city centre and the Black Church.1st DAY:Bucharest,Ploiesti,Posada-visit The Woodcraft Carpathian Museum,Sinaia-visit Peles Royal Castle and Sinaia Monastery,Bolboci Lake-Photo stop,Ialomicioarei Cave and Monastery,check-in the hotel for one night in Predeal or Brasov(10 hours trip)2nd DAY:Predeal or Brasov,Zarnesti-visit The Bears Reservation,Bran-visit Bran Castle,optional lunch at Bran,Brasov-visit the old city center of Brasov and The Black Church,Bucharest(10 hours trip)Please note:Peles Castle is closed on Monday also The Woodcraft Museum and The Black Church are closed on Mondays.

$119.74 Outdoor Activities

4x4 Private Tour - Adventure in Transylvania

Your private guide will pick you up from your hotel and leave Bucharest driving towards Ploiesti to reach Prahova Valley, one of the most popular destinations in Romania, where our adventure tour begins.After visiting the stunning Peles Castle our 4x4 adventure continues admiring the breathtaking landscapes in Bucegi Mountains.Bran Castle is our next stop and at the end of it we will have to get ready to properly start the off road journey. Make sure the seatbelt is on and get ready to discover the beauty that hides inside of Bucegi Mountains and Piatra Craiului Mountains, a place where the fairytale turns into real life, a place where everything stays still.We have chosen a very traditional Romanian restaurant where you can taste amazingly delicious dishes while enjoying a spectacular view. A traditional meal is around 12 Euro/ person.We will be visiting  the amazing Simon village, guided by our off road private guide, in which you will discover wooden houses surrounded by stories ready for you to be revealed. You will be taken back in time into a world where drinking water from a fountain and cultivating vegetables are still the main ways of living; the time just stops.We leave the magnificent scenery behind and our 4x4 tour continues to another magical place, Rasnov Fortress, one of the best kept fortifications of Transylvania built by Teutonic knights. The sky does not seem a limit anymore, you can actually touch it!We return to Bucharest at the end of day full of adrenaline, a day in which adventure, culture, history,  splendid landscapes and the magnificent views will make you want to come back or at least dream about it.    Note: This 4x4 private tour can be adjusted based on your preferred focus.    

$1100.71 Multi-day & Extended Tours

7-Day 4x4 Adventure Private Tour in Transylvania from Bucharest

Day 1  Arrival at Bucharest airport, where you will be greeted by your guide. Take over the jeeps and drive along the Prahova Valley, known as ‘The Royale Way’, to Bucegi Mountains. Discover off road Bucegi Natural Park, where you will be amaized by the beautiful surroundings of the Bolboci Lake and Podu cu Florile Peak. Overnight in Brasov area   Day 2  In the morning, the tour continues to Zarnesti where you will enjoy a short walking through Canyon of Zarnesti and breathing the fresh mountain air in the scenery of “Cold Mountain” movie. Climb the hills of Magura and Pestera villages and explore off road area enjoying some of the best breathtaking views in Romania. You will across gorgeous landscapes with magnificent views over Piatra Craiului and Bucegi Mountains. Visit the famous  Bran (Dracula’s) Castle, one of the most beautiful medieval castle in the world. Overnight in Moeciu area    Day 3 Driving off road through rolling hills to Fundatica, the highest traditional village from Romania. Off road in Key Valley with coffee break in the river canyon and zipline opportunity. Continue driving off road till Vidraru Dam. Overnight in 4 * hotel close by Vidraru Dam    Day 4 Today you will have the most exciting drive on Transfagarasan route, crossing the highest mountains of Romania.The Top Gear team stated Transfagarasan road ” the best road in the world”. You will discover the spectacular landscape of Balea Lake, a natural glacier lake at 2040 m. Overnight in Voineasa     Day 5 Explore off road the highest road in Romania – Transalpina Road. Drive along the ridge of mountains, cross the beautiful passes and enjoy breathtaking scenery. Enjoy a coffee break in front of a spectacular landscape of Vidra Lake. In the evening, we reach Marginimea Sibiului. Overnight in Marginimea Sibiului Day 6 Continue the challenging off road adventure through the wilderness of Piatra Craiului Mountains getting to Sinca Veche cave Monastery. After lunch, we will explore the beauty of Poiana Marului village with spectacular views over Piatra Craiului Mountains.  Overnight in Poiana BrasovDay 7 Departure to Brasov and enjoy a walking tour through the old town center, including the Black Church– the biggest Gothic church between Istanbul and Vienna. Cross the Carpathians towards Sinaia and enjoy lunch in a local restaurant. Transfer to the airport.

$345.41 Day Trips & Excursions

Romania Must See Castles

The itinerary  starts with pick-up from your hotel. Our first stop is Peles Castle in Sinaia resort. Peles Castle is a glorious fairy-tale like looking castle that is considered to be one of the most beautiful in Europe.When we complete the tour of Peles, we continue towards our next stop: Bran Castle.The drive is a spectacular one as we pass along the high peaks of the Bucegi mountains.Next stop: Bran Castle. It doesn’t need much of an introduction as you either know it as Count Dracula’s layer or a Harry Potter castle. A glimpse of this legendary castle and you  understand why inspired Bram Stoker to make it home to his notorious blood loving hero.Once finished with exploring Bran’s hidden staircases and narrow halls we head towards Brasov, one of Transylvania’s best preserved medieval citadels.Sightseeing in Brasov includes the main square and the Black Church, the White & Black towers.Included in price: English speaking guide, entrance fees, transport costs (fuel, parking fees).Not included in price: meals, photo tax.Route: Bucharest-Sinaia-Bran-Brasov-BucharestDistance: aprox 450 kms round tripAvailability: all year roundDuration: aprox.12 hours

$74.84 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Private Wine Tasting Tour and The Royal Palace in Sinaia

Departing from Bucharest, we will visit Rhein Azuga Cellar, nestled in the majestic Bucegi mountains. The cellar is believed to be the oldest location in Romania where sparkling wine has continuously been made using the traditional method. During the inside tour of the cellar, we learn about the traditional art of producing sparkling wine and witness the 19th-century techniques. Of course, we can’t leave the place without tasting some wines! We will taste 3 types of sparkling wine.Later on, we get to Sinaia town, where our first king built his summer residence – Peles Castle. We will do a tour of the palace, while we can admire the exterior gardens, the beautiful interiors with German handcrafted furniture or the impressive medieval weapons collection of king Carol I.At the end, we will visit the Sinaia monastery, a Christian Orthodox church built in 1695 in byzantine architectural style.

$72.54 Cultural & Theme Tours

Dracula's Castle, Peles, Brasov: Private Tour from Bucharest

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Peles Castle, Sinaia, Prahova County, Southern RomaniaPrivate tour from Bucharest with hotel Pick Up and Drop OffBucharest - Peles Castle - Bran Castle - Rasnov Fortress - Bucharest.Duration around 10 -12 hours. Private group size 7 people max. Your guide will pick you up at 9 am from your hotel in Bucharest. He will lead you to the car while presenting the trip plan.  Our first destination is the tourist town of Sinaia, where Peles Castle is located. Arrive in Sinaia, once exclusive aristocratic resort, where we visit Peles Castle, the summer residence of the former Romanian royal family. Peles Castle is one of the most beautiful museums in Romania and was built in almost 40 years by King Charles 1.Duration: 1 hour 15 minutesStop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Bran, Brasov County, Central Romania, TransylvaniaWe continue our trip to the famous Bran Castle. To get there we must go trough Prahova Valley, leaving behind elegant mountain resorts Predeal, Azuga and Busteni which are continuously attracting a high number of Romanian and foreign tourists, on the road that crosses the whirling Prahova River. Breathtaking natural beauty is opened in front of your eyes but the most spectacular view is from Busteni where you can admire the highest peaks of the Bucegi Mountains: Caraiman Peak, Costila Peak and Omu Peak.Also called Dracula's Castle, it is situated at the entrance of Bran-Rucar pass. A remarkable architectural, the monument was built between 1377-1382 on a rock 60 m.After Bran Castle visit, head to a local restaurant for lunch of fresh salads, traditional soups, delicious sarmale, meat, chicken, vegetables and other regional fares (drinks and meals at own expense). Traditional lunch can be arranged in Bran village.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Brasov Historical Center, Brasov, Brasov County, Central Romania, TransylvaniaVisit Brasov old town.Duration: 1 hour

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