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From Bucharest: 3-Day Transylvania Legends Small-Group Tour

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From Bucharest: 3-Day Transylvania Legends Small-Group Tour

From US$ 476.40 per person

Unravel the mysteries of Transylvania on an extraordinary 3-day tour starting from Bucharest. See amazing medieval cities such as Brasov and Sibiu, stroll on the romantic roads of Sighisoara, the medieval citadel and enjoy the beautiful landscapes.

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Duration 3 days
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Pickup included
Pick-up from your hotel/ apartment in Bucharest.

Experience

Highlights
  • See Sighisoara - the last still inhabited medieval citadel in Transylvania
  • Discover the most beautiful walled cities in Transylvania - Brasov and Sibiu
  • See Transylvania's biggest fortified church - Biertan
  • Drive through the amazing Carpathian Mountains aka the Transylvanian Alps
  • Visit Dracula Castle in Transylvania
Full description
Day 1: Two Castles and Brasov Today, you will head towards Transylvania region and cross the mighty Carpathian Mountains on your way. You will arrive in the mountain resort of Sinaia and visit the impressive Peles Castle. Next, you will arrive in Bran village, where Romania’s most visited sight awaits you - Dracula Castle. Your next stop will be in Brasov, where you will enjoy a guided city tour and visit the famous Black Church - the largest in country. Accommodation will follow in Brasov city. Note: Peles Castle and the Black Church are closed on Mondays, so you will visit Rasnov Citadel and the orthodox church in Brasov instead. Day 2: Heart of Transylvania   In the morning after breakfast, you will visit the unique Sighisoara Citadel with the famous Dracula house. Next, arrive in Biertan, where you will see the biggest fortified church in Romania. Then, head towards Sibiu city, one of the most beautiful in Transylvania. You will visit the astonishing Old Town and the beautiful Gothic church, one of the tallest in the country. End your day in Sibiu city. Day 3: Southern Transylvania  In the morning after your breakfast, start your way back to the capital city. Your journey will continue on toward the beautiful Olt Valley and make a stop by the charming Cozia Orthodox Monastery. Once you emerge from the mountains, stop in Curtea de Arges, once the capital of Vallachia and the headquarters of Romanian rulers. Here, you will see the beautiful Curtea de Arges Monastery, one of the most representative of the Romanian authentic style, and also the official burial place for the Kings and Queens of Romania. Arrive in Bucharest in the evening with a private drop-off at your hotel.  
Includes
  • Transport with air-conditioned car or minivan
  • Private pickup and drop-off at your hotel
  • English/ German-speaking guide
  • 2 nights bed and breakfast in 3-star hotel in Brasov and Sibiu
  • Guided tours of all the sights
  • Entrance fees
  • Meals
  • Gratuities
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking

Know before you go

  • On Mondays, Peles Castle will be closed so Rasnov Citadel will be visited instead
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4.7 /5

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Review summary

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  • Safety
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  • Service
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May 19, 2019

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We saw some great historic sites & countryside.

More commentary about the various areas & small towns would have been appreciated. Also stops to take photos of these areas.

July 3, 2019

November 3, 2021

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