2-Day Medieval Transylvania with Brasov,Sibiu and Sighisoara Tour from Bucharest

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Discover the best of Transylvania and its landmarks on a 2-day small-group tour. Visit iconic locations like Bran Castle, Peles Castle, Sibiu, Biertan Fortified Church, Brasov, and Sighisoara, and learn about the area's legends, culture, and cuisine from your tour guide. Round-trip transport, overnight accommodation, and breakfast are included for your convenience.

Highlights

  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
Itinerary



Day 1: Bucharest - Sinaia - Bran - Brasov - Sighisoara



Pass By: Triumph Arch, Bucharest

On the first day you will be picked up from Bucharest and we will drive towards the beautiful Prahova Valley.



Stop At: Peles Castle, Sinaia, Prahova County, Southern Romania

Our first stop will be at the imposing and magnificent palace of Peles. Built by the royal family of Romania during the 19th century, this palace offers an insight of 19th century German Renaissance style of decorations.

Duration: 2 hours



Stop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Bran, Brasov County, Central Romania, Transylvania

The next stop will be in Bran Castle, known also as Dracula’s Castle. The imposing construction watches over a valley from a strategic position, it was originally built as a fortress at the former border between Wallachia and Transylvania. Together we shall discover the connection between the legendary ruler, Vlad the Impaler, and the infamous vampire.



Duration: 2 hours



Stop At: Brasov Historical Center, Brasov, Brasov County, Central Romania, Transylvania

In the afternoon we will head to the city of Brasov, a city that retains its medieval charm with the help of its well kept historical center. Our walking tour of this lovely town starts from the main square from where we shall admire the old City Hall with its clock tower, the monumental Gothic Black Church, the fortifications, the two watch towers up the hill, the craftsmen guilds and the narrowest street in Europe.

Duration: 45 minutes



Pass By: Sighisoara Historic Center, Sighisoara, Mures County, Central Romania, Transylvania

In the evening sets in we will reach Sighisoara, where you will be accommodated.



No meals included on this day.

Accommodation included: Overnight in a centrally located hotel in Sighisoara.



Day 2: Sighisoara - Sibiu - Bucharest



Stop At: Sighisoara Historic Center, Sighisoara, Mures County, Central Romania, Transylvania

After breakfast, we will go on a walking tour of the medieval citadel of Sighisoara, one of the very few permanently inhabited citadels in Europe. This is also the birthplace of the legendary Vlad Dracula, whose house we will see, after which we will climb to the top of the 500 year old clock tower for a fantastic view over the town.

Duration: 1 hour



Stop At: Biertan Fortified Church, Biertan, Sibiu County, Central Romania, Transylvania

Head for Biertan Fortified Church UNESCO Heritage site, to visit one of the most important fortified church in Transylvania.

Duration: 40 minutes



Stop At: Sibiu Travel, Sibiu, Sibiu County, Central Romania, Transylvania

Next stop will be Sibiu, also known as Hermannstadt. This is the heart of the German community living in Romania, the German Saxons having lived here for over 800 years. A former European capital of culture, Sibiu boasts many great sights from medieval times when it was a citadel: the Great Square, the Brukenthal Museum and an infamous Bridge of Lies.

Afterwards, we drive along the spectacular Olt river valley going back to Bucharest.



Duration: 2 hours



Meals included:

• Breakfast

No accommodation included on this day.

Schedule details

Departure Point:
Traveler pickup is offered

Your location of choice (hotel or another address in Bucharest)



Departure Time:
8:00 AM
Duration:
2 days
Return Details:
Returns to original departure point

Pricing information

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Pricing information

2-Day Medieval Transylvania with Brasov,Sibiu and Sighisoara Tour from Bucharest

Sighisoara old town

Inclusions:
  • 1x Breakfast
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Overnight accommodation 3* hotels or guesthouses
  • Breakfast
  • Professional English Speaking Guide
  • Local taxes
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel/Hostel/Accommodation pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Small-group tour (maximum 6 people per group)
Exclusions:
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entrance fees ( 20 euros per person)
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Peles Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
  • Entry/Admission - Biertan Fortified Church
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible, due to uneven surfaces
  • There is a 30 Euro single supplement to be paid directly to the guide at the departure if you require a single room
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.

If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.

If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.