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From Bucharest: Peles, Bran Castle & Old Town Brasov Tour

Product ID: 135264
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Enjoy a visit to the most famous castles in Romania, including Peles Castle and Dracula's Castle, and free time in Brasov in the old town.
About this activity
Duration 12 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
English, Italian

Pick-up service

Pickup from your hotel around 8:00 AM. You will be contacted the day before the tour with the exact pickup time and point.
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the beautiful and historic Castle of Peles
  • See the Bran Castle and discover why it's known as Dracula's Castle
  • Explore the magical old town of Brasov
Full description
Following pick-up, leave the city for Sinaia. Visit Peles Castle, the former residence of the kings of Romania. Here, admire furniture, ornamental objects, carpets, tapestries, sculptures, paintings and collections of weapons from the 15th to 19th centuries.

Continue to Bran with its famous Bran Castle, also known as Dracula's Castle. Learn about the castle's history and how it had a strategic mission being the border between Transylvania and Wallachia.

Continue with a short tour of Brasov and admire the town's houses built in the Renaissance, Baroque, Provincial and neo-Classic style.

Explore the medieval fortress of Brasov, formerly one of Europe's most secure fortresses. See the preserved old wall, the Black and White Towers and the Weaver's Bastion.

Also, learn about Catherine's Gate, situated near the Schei Gate in the western part of the fortress and its 4 little towers symbolizing the medieval right of life and death over the vassal's lives.

Later, return to Bucharest for a drop off at your location.
Includes
  • Transport in an air-conditioned coach for more than 9 people, minibus for 5 to 8 people or car for 2 to 4 people
  • English and Italian-speaking driver and guide
  • Pick-up and drop off
What’s Not Included
  • Other services not specified on the itinerary
  • Entrance ticket to Bran Castle, 40 RON (9 EUR)
  • Entrance ticket to Peles Castle, 30 RON (7.5 EUR)
  • Photo and video fees

When you get there

Know before you go
• Students receive more than a 50% discount at Peles Castle
• The departure will be between 7:20 AM and 8:00 AM
• This tour is not suitable for people with walking disabilities and those who have trouble climbing stairs
• This tour can be booked from Thursday to Friday
• During the official holidays and weekends, the return may be later than scheduled due to heavier traffic
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.8 / 5
based on 109 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.8/5
Organization
4.7/5
Value for money
4.5/5
Safety
4.7/5

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