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Transylvania Tour from Budapest to Bucharest: 4 days

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Day 1: Budapesta – Arad- Timisoara

Pass By: Liberty Bridge (Szabadsag hid), Vamhaz Korut, Budapest Hungary
On your first day meet with your guide and set out for Romania. You'll cross the border at Arad.

Stop At: Filarmonica Arad, Piata George Enescu, nr. 1, Arad 310125 Romania
. The first stop will be in Arad for a short walking tour. Arad is one of the Transylvanian towns with rich culture, that can be observed through it’s architecture. Stroll the city streets to see City Hall Palace , the Palace of Culture , the neo-gothic and secessionist-style Red Church, the large domed Roman Catholic Church and the neo-classical State Theatre. If time allows it you can have lunch at one of the local restaurants.
Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Timisoara Historical Center, Timisoara 300003 Romania
In the afternoon reach Timisoara. This bustling city has been awarded European Capital of Culture 2019 due to it’s architecture that shows Turkish influence and massive Austro-Hungarian influence.
Duration: 30 minutes

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight at a centrally located hotel in Timisoara.

Day 2: Timisoara – Corvin Castle – Alba Iulia – Sibiu

Stop At: Castelul Corvinilor, Strada Castelului 1-3, Hunedoara 331141 Romania
Start fresh in the morning after breakfast with your guide and head for your first stop at Corvin Castle. Explore this gothic castle to find it’s history that lays in the walls of this place.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Citadel of Alba Iulia, Calea Motilor, nr. 5A, Alba Iulia 510134 Romania
After Corvin castle head for Alba-Iulia city. Alba-Iulia has an important cultural role in modern Romania as this is the place where the ancient and medieval history can be observed and also for the fact that this is where our country signed the unification treaty in 1918. Stroll the Old Town section to explore the history of this city.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Sibiu Travel, Sibiu 550320 Romania
In the afternoon reach Sibiu, where you will be having a walking tour in the Old Town of Sibiu. Sibiu is a medium size city but with rich history and it was appointed the European Capital of Culture in 2007.

Join our guide for a walking tour and explore the city.

Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in centrally located hotel in Sibiu.

Day 3: Sibiu- Sighisoara – Brasov

Stop At: Sighisoara Historic Center, Piata Cetatii Nr.1 Center of Sighisoara, Sighisoara 545400 Romania
Start fresh in the morning and set out for Sighisoara city, a fairtale town where Vlad Dracula was born in 1431. Explore the city with our guide through a walking tour.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Brasov Historical Center, Piazza Sfatului, Brasov Romania
After Sighisoara set out for Brasov. This medium size city is one the most favorite destination of most Romanian people as the Old Town preserves rich history. Enjoy a walking tour to observe the Black Church and the main gates of the city.
Duration: 30 minutes

Meals included:
• Breakfast
Accommodation included: Overnight in a centrally located hotel in Brasov.

Day 4: Brasov – Bran Castle – Peles Castle – Bucharest

Stop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Str. General Traian Mosoiu nr. 24, Bran 507025 Romania
Set out first thing in the morning for Bran Castle, also known as Dracula’s castle. Visit the inside of this 14th century castle to find out the story about Vlad Dracula.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Peles Castle, Str. Pelesului 2, Sinaia 106100 Romania
In the afternoon set out for Sinaia where you will stop at the Peles Castle. This 19th century castle was built by the royal family of Romania and it’s still being preserved in the same way it did over a century ago.

In the afternoon reach Bucharest.

End of service.

Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Budapest, Hungary

Traveler pickup is offered
Your location of choice (hotel or another address in Budapest)
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Duration
4 days
Return Details
Bucharest, Romania
Inclusions
  • 3x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • 3 nights Accommodation in 3-4 stars hotels
  • Professional guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel/Hostel/Accommodation pickup and drop-off
  • Small-group tour (maximum 6 people per group)
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entrance fees ( 20 euros per person)
  • Entry/Admission - Castelul Corvinilor
  • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
  • Entry/Admission - Peles Castle
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • • There is a 100 Euro single supplement to be paid directly to the guide at the departure if you require a single room
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We travelled as a couple from Budapest to Bucharest 4 days/3 nights with our guide/driver Alberto. What can I say! This was an amazing tour through an amazing country with an amazing guide! Tour was well paced, with great accommodation, and with lots of highlights along the
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