Private Day Trip to Peles and Bran from Bucharest

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Departs: Bucharest, Bucharest

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

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Branch out from busy Bucharest on a day trip to country’s most famous castles: Bran and Peles.  Avoid the headache of public transit and enjoy the comfort of private round trip transportation from your hotel. You set the pace as your guide narrates your visits to Dracula’s Castle and the royal summer residence. This tour represents a perfect way to learn about Romania's rich history and historical monuments, cultural diversity and also exploring one of the most interesting mountain areas in the country.

What's Included

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private guided tour of Bran Castle

Private guided tour of Peles National Museum

Professional guide

Transport by air-conditioned station wagon/ minivan

What's Not Included

Entrance fees at Peles and Bran castles

Food and drinks

Photo permit at Peles Castle

Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 1 - 90

Additional Info

  • During summer weekends and national holidays, due to busy traffic on DN1, the return to Bucharest might be delayed a few hours.
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • In November, you can visit instead of Peles the Pelisor castle. (Standard tour Pelisor- 20 LEI, photo permit Pelisor - 35 LEI)
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Peles is closed during the month of November every year for maintenance.
  • Peles Winter Schedule 15th September to 15th May - Wednesday to Sunday. Monday and Tuesday closed. (Visit instead Cantacuzino Palace.)
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Cantacuzino Palace (Standard tour - 20 LEI)
  • Entrance fees updated for 2020 (Standard tour Peles - 30 LEI, photo permit Peles - 35 LEI / Bran ticket - 45 LEI, photo included)
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Good to know:
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for participants with back problems.
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Peles Summer Schedule 15th May to 15th September - Tuesday to Sunday. Monday closed. (Visit instead Cantacuzino Palace.)
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Peles Castle
Visit the summer residence of the first king of Romania, King Carol I of Romania: Peles Castle in Sinaia. Entrance not included (price for standard tour at the moment is 30 LEI/ person no photo permit).

IMPORTANT NOTE: Peles Castle is closed on certain dates. It will be substituted with a visit at Cantacuzino Palace in Busteni resort, a fascinating monument with excellent views of Caraiman mountain. Peles castle is closed for visiting: Summer: closed on Mondays. Winter: closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. In November: Peles Castle is closed for the entire month for maintenance.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Not Included

Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Visit the world famous Bran Castle. This construction is considered to be one of the most visited castles in Europe! Entrance not included (price for entrance ticket at the moment is 40LEI/ person photo included). Free time for lunch and shopping for traditional souvenirs near the castle.
You will be transferred back to Bucharest in the evening. Arrival time approximately 6:00 PM.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Not Included

Bucegi Mountains
Great views of the most important mountains in this part of the Carpathians. Caraiman mountain is one of the most famous regional symbols.

• Admission Ticket Free

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