Hungary & Romania Highlights

National Geographic Journeys in Sighişoara

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Medieval fortresses, haunting tales, and countryside traditions are waiting to be discovered on this eight-day Eastern European journey. Begin in the bustling metropolis of Budapest before venturing off the tourist trail to Romania, where medieval villages, churches, and the storied Bran Castle of Dracula fame await. Along the way, top guides help deepen your knowledge of the region.

What’s included

  • Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Transylvanian Foodie Experience, Sighișoara Your Journeys Highlight Moment: Afternoon Tea at Bran Castle, Bran
  • Guided historic tour of Budapest
  • Visit to the Salt Mine terraces in Egerszalok
  • Guided visit of Salina Turda Salt Mine
  • Sighisoara old Town Visit
  • Black Church visit in Brasov
  • Guided tour of Bran Castle
  • Snagov Monastery visit
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


  • Discover budapest's historic highlights and hidden gems on a guided walk
  • Select ingredients at a transylvanian market and prepare a traditional meal with a local chef
  • Immerse yourself in the haunting history of transylvania's bran castle
  • View splendid medieval frescoes inside bucharest's snagov monastery.