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Dracula place

Very nicely done the exhibits and information on the world famous Count Dracula. Not spectacular... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
lotharjuern
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Weston, Florida
Beautiful but... poor!

What I mean, is when they announce it as the castle of Dracula, they have to add many pieces of... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Panagiotis K
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Athens, Attiki, Greece
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Very nicely done the exhibits and information on the world famous Count Dracula. Not spectacular but informative.

Thank lotharjuern
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

What I mean, is when they announce it as the castle of Dracula, they have to add many pieces of this myth. Generally, it is a wonderful castle and that's all.

Thank Panagiotis K
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Apparently Bran is incapable of 1) putting up signage. There is NO sign in front of the place. 2)They can't bother to post hours. 3) they can't bother to post a notice of closure. )They can't bother to post a notice of when, if ever,...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Excellent views, lovely guide with good English, clear and fluent, amazing history. Great to hear the difference between the myth and the real history!

Thank cristianpersinaru
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The Castle and the surroundings are absolutely beautiful! Not what I expected (not much about Dracula...) but pleasantly surprised by its history and beauty.

Thank LumiSk
Reviewed 10 July 2018

It is nice to visit but I would have been okay if we skipped it. Go to Peles castle instead. This castle has nothing to do with the Dracula story. It has a nice history but more of a tourist trap.

1  Thank IamRS
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This is a once in a lifetime experience and I would say whoever come to Romania for a vacation should not miss this attraction. Pay a visit to this Mysterious place from the legend to make your trip all worthwhile ! We had a great...More

1  Thank Carol C
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The Bran Castle is one to be visited. The castle itself from outside is outstanding and imposing. Inside the building is well maintained and kept to its simplicity as it was. To fully enjoy and understand the history of the castle I would recommend a...More

1  Thank Delia L
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Heavily restored, looks like in the old days, may be crowded with a lot of school trips there, nice view

1  Thank Ben S
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The town is touristy but still worth it. Make sure you wear comfortable shoes since you will do plenty of walking.

1  Thank MeEncantaTravel
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