Castle in Sinaia

Peleş Castle

A 20-minute walk uphill of the town centre, of all the castles you'll marvel at in Transylvania this one has to be the most magical. Fairy-tale turrets rise above green meadows, and grand reception halls fashioned i…
Palace in Sinaia

Pelişor Palace

Heavily art nouveau in its decor, and about 100m uphill from Peleş Castle, the German-medieval Pelişor Palace has a hard time competing with its neighbour. King Carol I planned this house for his nephew (and future …
Monastery in Sinaia

Sinaia Monastery

Halfway between Peleş and the centre, the Sinaia Monastery, home to about 20 monks, is well worth a look. Inside the gate, the large Orthodox church (biserica mare) before you dates from 1846; two icons inside were …
Cabin in Sinaia

Foişorul Hunting Lodge