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  2. Bucharest

2-Day Getaway from Bucharest to Transylvania

Product ID: 153804
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Explore the most important cities and landmarks of Transylvania in a 2-day trip from Bucharest. You will discover fascinating historical landmarks, and take a trip along one of the world's most spectacular roads.
About this activity
Duration 2 days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the famous Peles and Bran Castles
  • Explore the medieval cities of Sibiu and Brasov
  • Take a tour of Sighisoara, the only inhabited medieval fortress in Europe
  • Experience the Transfagarasan road trip
Full description
The first day begins with a trip to Sinaia, where you will visit Peles Castle. Formerly  the summer residence of the Romanian Royal Family, Peles Castle is today home to the Peles National Museum. Next, you will discover the legends of Dracula with a tour of Bran Castle. Although there is no known connection between the castle and the infamous Vlad the Impaler, Bran Castle is often associated with him. After lunch, you will visit the historic center of Brasov.

At night you will reach Sighisoara, where you will check-in and rest for the second day. After breakfast, you will discover Sighisoara, the only medieval citadel in Romania that is still inhabited. You will visit the famous Clock Tower, which has a height of 64 meters, and is surrounded by four massive walls, spreads over 4 floors. From the balcony of the tower, you can enjoy an amazing birds-eye view over Sighisoara.

You will then reach Sibiu, one of the most important and well-developed Transylvanian cities. Your city tour of Sibiu will start in its most important square, where you'll visit the Brukenthal Museum, the Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Cathedral and the Huet Square, with its Evangelical Church. On your way to Bucharest, if the weather allows it, the tour will include a trip through one of the most spectacular roads in the world, Transfagarasan.  At night you will reach Bucharest, where your getaway in Transylvania will come to an end.
Includes
  • Entrance fees
  • Accommodation for 1 night with breakfast in a centrally located hotel
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Private transport with a modern and well-equipped car, minibus or coach
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
What’s Not Included
  • Airplane tickets
  • Meals, other than those mentioned in the itinerary
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Photography fees
  • Tips for the tour guide
  • Various expenses such as room service, beverages, personal calls, souvenirs
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

You will be picked up from the hotel or from your requested location inside Bucharest.

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