GetYourGuide uses cookies to give you the best possible service. If you continue browsing, you agree to the use of cookies. More details can be found in our privacy policy.

Close
  1. Romania
  2. Bucharest
  3. Day Trips

From Bucharest: Targoviste and Wallachia Full-day Tour

Product ID: 59317
See gallery
Today you will visit Wallachia and learn about the hidden historic details of Targoviste and important facts about Vlad Tepes also known as Dracula. Don’t miss the chance to spend a day away from the busy city.
About this activity
Duration: 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Centrally-located Bucharest hotels
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:

Loading...

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the history of Targoviste
  • Visit the House of Parliament
  • Discover the place where the Ceausescu couple were executed
  • Visit Primaverii Palace
Full description
By taking this private tour, you will have the chance to visit the famous old royal residence where Vlad Tepes ruled. Here, you will greet a piece of history by discovering that a battle took place between Vlad Tepes (Dracula) and Mehmed II the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire - who was defeated.

In honor of this victory, Vlad Tepes decided to build Chindia Tower, one of the important attractions of Targoviste today. During this tour, you will experience the intensity and tension of the last days of Communism by visiting the military unit where the former Communist dictator Nicolae Ceausescu was judged and executed with his wife Elena Ceausescu in 1989. The day tour in Wallachia will end by returning to Bucharest.
Includes
  • 1 bottle of water per person
  • Driver/ tour escort
  • Transport by air-conditioned car/ minivan
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks other then the ones specified
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
• Minimum age is 5 years-old
• The amount of walking involved in this tour is moderate
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• This tour operates in all weather conditions so please dress appropriately
• Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
• For the safety of all guests, the tour operator reserves the right to refuse service to passengers who are intoxicated or show signs of intoxication. If, as a result, your tour is canceled, you will not be entitled to a refund
• Not recommended for participants with serious medical conditions
• The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
Customer reviews
Overall rating
5.0 / 5
based on 1 reviews
Review summary
Service
5.0/5
Organization
4.0/5
Value for money
4.0/5
Safety
4.0/5

Organized by

Voyager

Product ID: 59317