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From Bucharest: Peles Castle, Dracula (Bran) Castle and Brasov Full Day Tour with Transfer

From Bucharest: Peles Castle, Dracula (Bran) Castle and Brasov Full Day Tour with Transfer

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Visit three of Romania’s must-see sights in just one day on this guided tour to Dracula’s Castle, Peles Castle, and the medieval town of Brasov.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Duration options: 10 - 12 hours
Check availability to see starting times.
Live tour guide
English, Italian, Spanish
Optional audio guide
Spanish, French, Italian
Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Please note that entrance fees for Peles Castle and Bran Castle are not included in the tour price
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not recommended for those with walking difficulties or those in a wheelchair
  • Peles Castle is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays during the winter season (Sep 15 to May 14) and on Mondays during the summer season (May 15 to Sep 14)
Highlights
  • Experience the breathtaking beauty of Transylvania
  • See the inspiration for Dracula's Castle at Bran Castle
  • Learn about Dracula and his real-life counterpart Vlad the Impaler
  • Explore the medieval city of Brasov on a guided tour
  • Admire the stunning Neo-Renaissance architecture at Peles Castle
Full description

Discover the sights and notable cities of Transylvania on this guided tour from Bucharest. Visit historic castles and a medieval town as you immerse yourself in this atmospheric region.

After pickup from your accommodation in central Bucharest, set off to explore the historic castles of Transylvania, and the medieval city of Brașov. Stop in the small town of Sinaia and visit Peleș Castle to explore the former summer palace of the Romanian royals.

Continue to Bran, famous for the imposing fortress connected to the legend of Count Dracula. Hear tales about the real-life Vlad the Impaler, said to have inspired Bram Stoker. Admire panoramic views of the surrounding mountains from the remains of the citadel.

Enjoy some free time to wander around the souvenir market, before taking a walking tour of Brașov's medieval Old Town with a local guide. Benefit from some time at leisure before traveling back to Bucharest, where you will be dropped off back at your accommodation.

Includes
  • Live tour guide
  • Pickup and transport for activity duration: Bus / coach, van
  • Drop-off: Bus / coach, van
    Not suitable for
    • Children under 4 years
    • Pregnant women
    • People with mobility impairments
    • Wheelchair users

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    Overall rating

    4.6 /5

    based on 2336 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.8/5
    • Transportation
      4.7/5
    • Value for money
      4.5/5
    • Safety
      4.7/5

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    Good tour guide Marian, explained everything perfectly with great humor. First we visited Peles castle for about 30 minutes, from there we drove to Brasov there we did a short tour around the town and then went to lunch time. Lastly, we drove to Bran castle where we did the tour and had time to buy souvenirs. We had plenty of time to take pictures and the guide helped with recommendations. We were 12 in the group and rode in a minivan. You need to know that the travel is long, especially back from the tour so you may want to bring snacks and comfortable clothes. Overall really good experience!

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    June 20, 2022

    Valentina was such a great guide and amusing we had a great experience the whole day, the castles and brasov are fantastic as well, we were gladly surprised with snow falling that day and just made the pictures look way better and felt like in old times at the castles

    April 24, 2022

    The whole group enjoyed the tour today. it was quite a long journey but it was fantastic. the driver (Peter) and the guide (Horia) are both amazing. Please keep it up. for improvements: the tour starts at 8 in the morning. So, please add the info to your page thay it’s not allowed to bring coffee inside the minibus/van to avoid delays. all in all, i highly recommend this company!!!

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    April 21, 2022

    Product ID: 420524

    VA ID: 420524