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Castles of Transylvania: Private Day Trip from Bucharest

  • Hassle-free pickup and drop-off from your Bucharest hotel
  • Travel comfortably by air-conditioned car or minivan
  • Learn about the area from an English-speaking guide
Castles of Transylvania: Private Day Trip from Bucharest
From USD 71.93
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Castles of Transylvania: Private Day Trip from Bucharest
From USD 71.93
Peles Castle, Bran Castle, and Brasov are all highlights of Romania, but if you’re based in Bucharest, it can be tricky to tick all three of your list without hiring a car. On this tour, visit the two castle and take a walking tour of Brasov in the company of an English-speaking guide. Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan or car.
What to Expect
Meet your English-speaking guide at your Bucharest hotel and depart in an air-conditioned minivan or car. Travel to Sinaia and visit Peles Castle, where you can admire the German renaissance architecture flanked by the Carpathian mountains.
Continue on to the 14th-century Bran Castle, also known as Dracula’s Castle. Pause for a Romanian lunch at your own expense.
Get back on the road and make your way to Brasov. Embark on a walking tour of Brasov’s historical center. See highlights of the city, including Council Square, Black Church, Citadel of Brasov, Ecaterina's Gate, White Tower, Black Tower, Rope Street, Palace of Justice, and City Hall.
Make your way in your vehicle back to Bucharest. Conclude the tour with a drop-off at your hotel.
Reviews (77)
1 - 5 of 37 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago
Transylvania not-to-miss destination!!

Transylvania is the heart of Romania that pulses with history, culture, spirituality and fantastic food. The natural unimaginable treasures, the majestic mountains with wildlife, the hidden vampires, the old cities and fascinating old traditions make Transylvania a well deserved world famous region.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cristian R
Reviewed 5 days ago
Fantastic Private tour

Just back from a mini break to Bucharest and the castles tour was our highlight, the country is stunning once you get a little way out of the city! We were collected from our hotel by our guide for the day, Gabriel, who is an...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank stevebD3433XM
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile
Romania is a beautiful country!

Lucian was an amazing tour guide! Knowledgeable about everything and with a perfect demeanor! Thoroughly enjoyed this tour... highly recommend!

Thank hollyc100
Reviewed 20 September 2018
Wonderful day trip to Bran and Peles castles

We had a lovely day out with Diana. Her communication before we left the UK was very good and she arrived on the day of the tour exactly on time. The car was lovely and clean and I felt very safe with Diana's driving. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dollyxdimple
Reviewed 23 August 2018

This was such a good trip, me and my family went on the 13 hour day trip, it was so good, the sights the guide the views I really loved it, would have loved to stay in Brasov longer, but we were short on time,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank randhussein
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3 November 2018|
Response from ChelseaNyNy | Reviewed this property |
We did not go to Oltenia. We had our own car/guide from AMA boat to Brasov. We went to one castle with him, he left, came back for us in two days for another castle on the way to Bucharest. Car was a new Mercedes, he was... More
14 June 2018|
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Response from ANNE-MICHELLE D | Reviewed this property |
That is very expensive about 3 x the xmohnt we paid. I suggest you look for small group tours.
4 May 2018|
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Response from moorecroft18 | Reviewed this property |
Approx 2 hrs drive to Carpathian mts. Another 1/2 hr on to Brasov for lunch then back to Bucharest. Tour of city then back to hotel around 6:00 pm