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  2. Bucharest
  3. Peleș Castle

Dracula’s Castle Full-Day Tour from Bucharest

Product ID: 24039
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Visit some of the most important castles in Romania on a 12-hour tour of Peles Castle, Bran Castle, and the city of Brasov from Bucharest. Tour the historical heart of Transylvania at Brasov, and learn the legend of the fabled Vlad the Impaler.
About this activity
Duration: 12 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Italian

Pickup included

Pickup from centrally located hotels and hostels in Bucharest.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Learn the legend of Dracula and his real-life counterpart Vlad the Impaler
  • Explore the inspiration for Dracula's Castle at Bran Castle
  • Tour the Medieval city of Brasov
  • Visit the stunning Peles Castle in Sinaia, the Pearl of the Carpathians
  • Enjoy the fresh air and the beautiful landscapes in Transylvania
Full description
Immerse yourself in the legend of Vlad the Impaler, inspiration for the fictional Count Dracula, on this full-day tour of Transylvania from Bucharest. Start your tour by driving towards the region of Valahia to discover Peles Castle situated in picturesque Sinaia, known as the Pearl of the Carpathians.

Travel through the mountain scenery to Bran, where you will visit Bran Castle, commonly known as “Dracula’s Castle,” and learn the legend of the terrifying fictional Count. Your last stop of the day will be Brasov, located in the heart of Transylvania, where a walking tour through the historical center will reveal sights such as the Gothic church of Biserica Neagră, and the Medieval Catherine's Gate, the last remaining of the city’s defensive walls.
  • Professional guide
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Entrance tickets
  • Convenient meeting points for downtown Bucharest hotels and hostels
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Photography and video fees, applied at Peles Castle only
  • Drinks

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Important information
Know before you go
• Please note In February and March, Peles Castle cannot be visited inside on Tuesdays; as an alternative, you will visit the castle outside and have an extended tour at Dracula's Castle
• Entrance ticket to all the sights visited are standard tickets
• The photo fee at the Peles Castle is not included and can be purchased for €8 per person
• All students need to show a student identification in order to receive the discount
• Children under 4 years old cannot join shared tours
• Minimum of two participants is required for the tour to run
• Pickup is provided from selected centrally located hotels and hostels in Bucharest. Please follow the link to check your pickup location:
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Organized by

Mr. Tripp, Gray Line Romania

Product ID: 24039