Private Transfagarasan Road Scenic Tour from Bucharest

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From $206.27

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Departs: Bucharest, Bucharest

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Transfagarasan road was voted by Top Gear as the most beautiful road in the world. If you don't want to miss it, the Transfagarasan road tour is perfect to discover this spectacular route.

On the way to Transfagarasan, you will also visit Curtea de Arges monastery, a beautiful church with a dark story and you will see Poenari fortress, the ruins of Vlad the Impaler’s castle and Vidraru dam. For the moment, the fortress is closed for restoration, so you can just admire it from the road.

The scenic drive begins after Vidraru damn, so get ready for some adrenaline! For lunch, we will stop at the top of Transfagarasan, in Balea Lac chalet, next to Balea glacier lake. So prepare your camera for this enchanting tour!

What's Included

Free Wifi

Hotel/port pickup and drop-off

Private tour

Professional guide

Transport by private vehicle

What's Not Included


Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 0 - 80

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • 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.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Curtea de Arges Monastery
A beautiful monastery with a dark legend.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Poienari Castle
Poenari Castle is known as the real Dracula's Castle. Unfortunately, for the moment it is closed for restoration, so we will just pass by it and admire it from the road.

• Admission Ticket Free

Vidraru Dam
One of the largest dams in Romania.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Transfagarasan Highway
The most beautiful road in the world

• Admission Ticket Free

Le Lac Balea
The highest point on Transfagarasan

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

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