Departure from Brasov. Visit Rupea Fortress- one of the medieval monuments that best survived the passing of the time in a region that was once in the frontlines of the Ottoman expansion towards Central Europe.
Stop in Viscri. Here we visit the fortified church – a UNESCO site, the village blacksmith
Then, we will enjoy a traditional home cooked lunch at a peasants’ home.
Departure for Sighisoara and start a walking tour (aprox 1h30min) in the medieval center of Sighisoara. Here we visit the Clock Tower, the most impressive tower. Next stop is The Vlad Dracul House, the place where Vlad Dracul (the father of Vlad the Impaler) once lived and where Vlad the Impeller was born.The Weapens Collection and the Torture Room is housed at the foot of the Clock Tower and is the same room where prisoners were tortured during the Middle Ages.
The Church on the Hill can be reached by climbing the 175 steps of the covered wooden Scholars’ Stairs.
Free time for souvenirs in Sighisoara
Explore three historic highlights of Transylvania on a fascinating day trip from Brașov. Visit a UNESCO World Heritage-listed church in the medieval village of Viscri, and wander through the fortified Saxon town of Sighişoara — known as the birthplace of the warlord who inspired Bram Stoker’s Count Dracula. Finally, learn the history of the imposing, 14th-century Rupea Fortress on a guided tour.
This comprehensive private day tour allows you to learn about Romanian history, travel into the countryside, and tick off the beautiful cities of Sighisoara and Sibiu in a day. Save hours researching Romania’s highlights and let a private guide take care of the itinerary and transportation. Sights on the tour include the UNESCO World Heritage site of Sighisoara, Rupea Citadel, and the old city of Sibiu.
Visit three iconic Transylvanian attractions during this full-day, private multi-stop tour from Brasov. Observe brown bears in the wild from an unseen vantage point during a stop at the Bear Sanctuary in Zarnesti. Learn about the real-life historical figure behind the Dracula legend at Bran Castle. And enjoy panoramic views over the Carpathian mountains from sprawling, hilltop Rasnov Fortress. Door-to-door transportation is included.
Immerse yourself in the legends of Transylvania with a visit to Bran Castle and Râșnov Fortress. Departing from Braşov, the half-day hour tour begins with a stop at Râșnov to explore its imposing, 13th-century fortress. Next up is Bran Castle, also known as ‘Dracula’s Castle’ — a hilltop estate that conjures up visions of howling wolves and bats fluttering in the moonlight. Wander the castle’s Gothic chambers and learn about its ties to Bram Stoker’s undead antihero. Upgrade when booking your experience and extend your tour to the beautifully ornate Peleș Castle.
Hailed as one of Europe’s most beautiful roads, the Transfagarasan Highway is must-do during your time in Romania. Beginning in Brasov, this 10-hour tour takes you to spectacular Transylvania sites such as Balea Lake and Waterfall, the Vidraru Dam, and Poienari Fortress, where you'll ascend 1,500 steps to the castle's hilltop perch. Absorb magical views of the Fagaras Mountains and enjoy the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off in Brasov on this small-group tour, limited to 7 people.
We invite you to join us on a special cultural tour. It includes a visit to the most appreciated and famous castles in Romania, Peles Castle and Bran Castle (Dracula’s Castle). Last part of the day will take us to Rasnov Fortress or to Poiana Brasov.
And, because we like to be flexible, we suggest that you choose the last stop yourself. So, if you are passionate about history and don’t want to miss the Rasnov Fortress, you can choose to visit it. Alternatively, we can go to Poiana Brasov, for a pleasant walk in the most famous mountain resort in Romania.
So, if you have decided to visit Transylvania and discover its history, you are in the right place.
This trip is suitable for both, private groups and independent travelers. So you can come with your friends and family. Children will surely enjoy visiting these places too.
If you’re looking for an intimate experience in Romania that makes the most out of the time you have there, book this Peles Castle and Bran Castle Small-Group Tour from Brasov. Not only does this small-group tour limit group numbers to just eight people and offer round-trip, private transport from Brasov, but it also gives you skip-the-line access at all the stops along the way. Highlights include Peles Castle, Bran Castle, Rasnov Citadel, and Sinaia Monastery.
Designed to delight those fascinated by the Gothic legends of Transylvania, this half-day tour takes you to the heart of the mysterious Romanian region. After hotel pickup in Brasov, tick off top attractions such as the dramatic Rasnov Fortress and Bran’s Castle, whose Gothic turrets and hilltop perch have earned it the nickname of ‘Dracula’s Castle’. If you wish, upgrade your small-group tour when booking to include a visit to Peles Castle, a striking example of Neo-Renaissance architecture.
Make the most of your Romanian holiday with a full-day tour to three of the country’s major attractions. With included end-to-end transportation and a private guide, you're able to fully experience each location. After pickup from Brasov, head to Rasnov Citadel to admire the 13th century fortress. Then, visit Bran Castle, the inspiration Dracula’s castle in Bram Stoker’s novel, before ending your day at Liberty Bear Sanctuary.
Visit the well known Bran "Dracula's" Castle and the magnificent Peles Palace in Sinaia.
The tour will also give you time to buy souvenirs and eat some snacks.
Departure from Brasov, visit Bran Castle. The guide will present the story of the castle together with the legend vs. truth about the cruel Vlad Dracula - The Impaler. We give time for the souvenir market just outside the castle where you can buy several "Dracula” gifts, but also local handmade artefacts of wool and wood.
The tour continue then to the Peles Palace in Sinaia - the Pearl of the Carpathians. Approaching the castle you will be enchanted by relaxing atmosphere in the nature; The inside visit will be the highlight of your day; the detailed ornaments in every room will take you back to the early 20th century and make you admire every inch of it's art work.
The departure time is flexible. Please feel free to choose the departure time, between 8 am - 11 am (at the check out)
If you’re looking to explore Romania’s most impressive castles but don’t have a way to get around to them all, book this Peles Castle, Bran Castle, and Cantacuzino Castle Tour from Brasov that provides more than just transport. Along with round-trip transport from Brasov, visit all three castles with a guide who organizes a private tour inside them all. Plus, a stop at Manastirea Sinaia is also made to take in the great views.
Tick off two of Romania’s UNESCO-listed landmarks on this full-day tour to Viscri and Sighișoara. Benefit from your private guide’s personalized attention as you explore Viscri’s fortified church and Sighișoara Citadel and learn more about the country’s unique cultural heritage. Round-trip transfer from Brașov via air-conditioned vehicle ensures a seamless excursion.
Escape the city and travel straight to the heart of rural Romanian life on this private trip to Bran Castle and Piatra Craiului National Park from Brasov. Ideal for lovers of the outdoors, this excursion combines striking natural beauty with insights into ancient Transylvanian traditions: visit a bat cave replete with Jurassic limestone formations, enjoy a hike through beautiful mountain villages, and sample handmade cheese in the national park’s oldest guest house. The moderate walking routes of this private tour can be customized according to your fitness level.
You will be taken from your hotel in Basov by a professional guide and you will go to the most spectacular road in Europe - Transfagarasan. We will stop first and visit the Carta Monastery built in the late Gothic style, by the Cistercian monks who came to Transylvania from Burgundy - France.
Transfagarasan Highway is the most spectacular and beautiful mountain road in Europe, enough to feature on the UK motor show Top Gear, Transfagarasan Highway might just be “the best road in the world” as Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson claimed.
It's a road going up in the mountains and unites Transylvania with Valachia. Great scenes, noisy waterfalls, Glaciar Balea lake, will make you feel great up there and forget about the stress of the city.
During the winter, between the months of November and July, we will go up by van to the hotel Balea Cascada 1446, from where we will take the cable car (from here up the road is closed due to snow). The price of the cable car is not included .
Cross off three of Romania’s most memorable tourist destinations in one day, starting with the imposing Peasant Citadel in Rasnov. Hear the myths and true stories as you explore Bran Castle, which influenced Bram Stoker’s Dracula. At the spectacular royal residence Peles Castle, you'll visit both the exterior and inside at your leisure. See the stunning Transylvanian Alps and Bucegi Mountains on your relaxing trip back to Brasov.
Discover Transylvania's flora, fauna, and history on a private day tour from Brasov. Begin your adventure with a visit to the Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti and observe rescued bears in a natural habitat. Then, delve into the history and legends of Bran Castle, nicknamed Dracula Castle. Finally, enjoy a stroll and unwind at picturesque Poiana Brasov, a popular resort that boasts mountain trails, horseback riding, and dining options.
If you want to enjoy a carefully designed day trip for your small group than you are in the right place. Discover some of Romania's top cultural highlights while on a private tour with a knowledgeable and friendly driver/guide.
Travel in a safe and comfortable fashion with a premium Mercedes-Benz minivan.
Discover Transylvania's history, flavors, and wildlife on a small-group day tour from Brasov. An extensive and varied itinerary makes this excursion ideal for history buffs, foodies, and animal lovers alike. The experience begins with guided tours inside Brasov Castle (Dracula's Castle) and Rasnov Citadel. Later, enjoy a tasting and behind-the-scenes look at a Palinca distillery. Round out your Romanian adventure at Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti.
A highly recommended day trip for where you will discover the biggest brown bear sanctuary in the world and Bran and Peles. Two unique castles starting from Brasov, one of the most beautiful and visited cities in Transylvania.
You will enjoy a guided tour at the Zărnești Bear Sanctuary, a 1-hour easy walk in the forest with views over the national Parks of Bucegi and Piatra Craiului.
In only 30 minutes drive we switch from nature and wildlife to history and to the legend of Count Dracula at the famous Bran Castle. You will be astonished by the new perspective they gain when arriving in these Transylvanian territories and a lot of them find this tour mysterious and educative at the same time.
Last but not least visit as optional you can visit the “Pearl of the Carpathians” at Peles Castle, the summer residence for the Romanian royal family. Peles castle, unknown to most travellers is definitely one of the most beautiful and underrated castles in Europe.
Embark on a guided hike through the stunning Piatra Craiului National Park, where you can uncover its natural beauty with ease. Say goodbye to navigating with a map and instead reap the rewards of having a personal guide to put together a custom route that’s tailored to your experience level. As you traverse the trails, enjoy plenty of scenic photo opportunities as well as a pit stop at a mountain hut to rejuvenate.
Brasov , a historic town surrounded by majestic mountain peaks , virgin forests crossed by amazing mountain paths . You are going to have a wonderfull day trip to the peaks of ones of the mountais that show their beauties from the heights of their chalet :
Mount PIATRA MARE - Piatra Mare Chalet
Mount BUCEGI - Malaiesti Chalet
Mount Piatra Craiului - Curmatura Chalet
Hike among the spectacular Carpathian Mountains on a guided, small-group tour of Piatra Craiului National Park from Brașov. Follow one of two routes on a half-day hike through alpine meadows, fragrant forests and country villages that seem untouched by time. See the cavernous Zarnesti Gorge, and learn about the traditional rural industries of cheese-making and shepherding. Refuel with hearty Romanian fare at either a mountain hut or a local village. Numbers are limited to eight people for a personalized hiking experience.
Discover the spectacular scenery of the Carpathian Mountains up close on a private hiking tour that lets you explore at a pace suited to you and your party. You’ll decide which hiking route suits your energy levels and ability best before embarking on a guided walk that reveals the best of Romania’s natural beauty.