Private Tour of Transylvanian Castles and Brasov's Old Town

Day Trips & Excursions in Bucharest

Image by viator

Tour description provided by Viator

Discover the beauty of the Carpathian Mountains and Romania's most famous castles on this private tour. Stop at Peles Castle built by the Royal family and known for its German-Renaissance architecture. Visit Bran Castle best known as Dracula's Castle, an example of medieval architecture. Go to 13th century city of Brasov and step back in time. Spend a full-day exploring on this guided tour.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Bran, Brasov County, Central Romania, TransylvaniaBran Castle is probably the most famous castle in Romania. The document first attesting its existence dates back in 1377. The castle became a favorite place for Queen Maria, who put her mark on the interior’s renovation, and it was later seized by communists in 1948 along with royals’ expulsion from Romania. For Bran Castle, being most associated with the myth of Dracula’s Castle - linked to the Bram Stoker’s novel, made it famous all over the world. After the guided tour of the castle, you will surely enjoy some little souvenirs’ shopping.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Black Church (Biserica Neagra), Brasov, Brasov County, Central Romania, TransylvaniaBlack Church is one of the most representative Lutheran Evangelical Churches of Transylvania.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Peles Castle, Sinaia, Prahova County, Southern RomaniaIn Sinaia we find probably the most beautiful castle in Romania and one of the most beaufitul in Europe. The Royal family built the Peles Castle as their summer residence at the end of 19th century and it can still bring you back into the Royal atmosphere of late 19th century/early 20th century.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Council Square, Brasov, Brasov County, Central Romania, TransylvaniaThe Council Square of Brasov shall offer you the chance to enjoy a real Old Town area of one of the 7th former Saxon medieval cities of Transylvania.Duration: 30 minutesPass By: I Travel in Romania, BucharestI Travel in Romania

What’s included

  • Free Wi-Fi available from hot spot while in the private car
  • Fuel surcharge, parking fees
  • Driver/licensed tour guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from Bucharest hotels
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees, the cost for them as follows
  • Peles Castle (ground floor only, 45 minutes) 30 Lei / person (discount for seniors and students available)
  • Peles Castle (ground floor + first floor 1h 15 minutes) 60 Lei / person (discount for seniors and students available)
  • Peles Castle souvenir photo (extra 35 Lei / per person)
  • Bran Castle (including photo/video pass) 40 Lei / person (discount for seniors and students available)
  • Bran Castle exhibition of medieval torture devices (extra 10 RON per person)
  • Foods and drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
  • Entry/Admission - Black Church (Biserica Neagra)
  • Entry/Admission - Peles Castle


  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included