From Bucharest, Transylvania Castle 12-Hour Day Tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Bucharest
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Tour description

Discover two of Transylvania's most stunning castles on this day-long adventure: Bran Castle, a 13th-century hilltop fortress known as "Dracula's Castle," and Peles Castle, a masterpiece of Neo-Renaissance architecture. On this day trip, you'll be ferried by climate-controlled bus to both landmarks, and will also have the chance to wander the medieval city of Brasov.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Triumph Arch, Bucharesta reminder of the Romanian Army’s victory in the First World War and the Great Union of 1918 - one of the most important events in Romania’s historyPass By: House of the Free Press, Bucharesta reminiscent of the communist regime that used to be the tallest building in Bucharest till 2007Stop At: Peles Castle, Sinaia, Prahova County, Southern RomaniaVisit the stunning Peles Castle in Sinaia “the Pearl of the Carpathians" (standard admission incl. - ground floor)Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Bran, Brasov County, Central Romania, Transylvaniaexplore the legendary castle of Count Dracula and find out the legend and truth behind the characterDuration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Black Church (Biserica Neagra), Brasov, Brasov County, Central Romania, Transylvaniathe most representative edifice of Brasov and one of the greatest Gothic style monument in Romania(outside visit only)Duration: 5 minutesStop At: Council Square, Brasov, Brasov County, Central Romania, Transylvaniaconsidered one of the most beautiful main squares in Romania. It is a fully pedestrian area with stunning buildings around and restaurants to suit any taste. You will have some free time here to take lunch and enjoy the medieval ambienceDuration: 1 hourStop At: Brasov Historical Center, Brasov, Brasov County, Central Romania, TransylvaniaWalking tour in the historical centre of the medieval city of Brasov: The Black Church, The Council Square, The Rope Street, The Old Walls of the fortress Duration: 30 minutes

What's included

  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Round Trip Transportation
  • Pick-up from centrally located hotels (selected hotels only)
  • Peles Castle Visit - only till the 14th of April 2019
  • Entry/Admission - Peles Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)

What's not included

  • Drinks
  • Lunch
  • Photography and video fees
  • To make the best of your experience on the tour, starting with the 15th of April 2019 Peles Castle will no longer be part of the itinerary. For this reason, the prices are lower and more time will be dedicated to exploring the beautiful town of Brasov and the Dracula's castle
  • Entry/Admission - Black Church (Biserica Neagra)


  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Led by a local guide
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Excellent value for money