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Itinerary

Following departure from a designated meeting point in central Bucharest, arrive at Peles Castle, a Neo-Renaissance structure backed by the Carpathian Mountains. This tour includes all entrance fees for your convenience, and runs in a small group limited to 16 people.

Take a guided tour of Peles Castle before continuing to Bran Castle (Dracula’s Castle), the inspiration behind Bram Stoker’s literary sensation. Learn about the castles’ history from your guide.

The next stop is Brasov, home to the Black Church (Biserica Neagra) and a multitude of medieval monuments. Take a guided walking tour before returning to Bucharest by coach.

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Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Peles Castle
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Overview
Unless you opt to rent a car, the Gothic castles of Transylvania are difficult to reach independently. Travel between medieval landmarks with ease on a day trip to Bran Castle (Dracula’s Castle), Brasov, and Peles Castle from Bucharest. In a small group, receive personalized attention from your guide during a walking tour of Brasov and each castle. Gain insight into the fascinating history of Transylvania from a guide guaranteed to enhance your experience.
Highlights
  • Take a hassle-free day trip to the castles of Transylvania from Bucharest 
  • Travel between Bran Castle (Dracula's Caslte) and Peles Castle with ease 
  • Receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 15 people
  • All entrance fees are included
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
The itinerary was great, this tour company - not so much.

We booked what was promised to be a "small group tour" of a maximum 14 people. It was looking fine with 10 of us about to depart when a large group of Chinese people showed up late and were put on our bus. Suddenly our...More

Thank theOCjeremy
Reviewed 2 days ago
Nice day trip

very nice tours with our guide providing history. Not enough time allotted for independent exploring of shops and restaurants, though

Thank Juroh346
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fantastic highly recommend

Our tour guide Serban Riga was fantastic , funny and very helpfull . He made the day memorable. With the lines to get into the castles so long it would of taken 3 hours to get in but Serban made it possible for us to...More

Thank komodo1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Had an excellent day

We have been on the 2castles in 1 day tour. For us (as student) the alarm rang quite early BUT it was more than worth it! The guide (Serban Riga) was the best! Such a funny man with great humor! The different castles are really...More

1  Thank RamoK90
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile
2 castles in one day tour

We had a great day with tourguide Serban Riga to Transylvania He was very enthousiastic en told a lot of interesting stuff about Romenian history He was funny also and his English was excellent We visited 2 beautiful castles en the city of Brasov. The...More

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c0nstantina13
27 July 2018|
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Response from Martin327 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - the first stop (Peles) is about 120 Km from Bucharest and then there about 30 or 40 Km between subsequent stops, with a return journey of about 150 Km. On a good run it should only take a couple of hours to the first... More
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Chris H
4 July 2018|
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Response from Andrzej K | Reviewed this property |
Check with company but when I was doing the other tour (real Dracula castle - small group from Bucharest) it turned out I was the only person on that tour and I still had it! Even though it was just me and my guide!
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Joseph B
13 May 2018|
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Response from pantelofirfo | Reviewed this property |
About 12 hour long including the pick up the road trip and everything till the end!
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