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Dracula’s Castle Full-Day Tour from Bucharest

Product ID: 24039
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Explore the most important castles in Romania on a 12-hour tour of Bran Castle from Bucharest. Tour the historical heart of Transylvania at Brasov, and learn the legend of the fabled Vlad the Impaler.
About this activity
Duration 13 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
English, Spanish

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From your hotel.
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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
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.

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
  • Drinks
  • Tips and personal expenses

When you get there

Know before you go
• Entrance ticket to all the sights visited are standard tickets
• 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