Transylvania Day Trip: Dracula's Castle and Peles Castle

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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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Transylvania is a charming place, famous and appreciated for its green valleys and mountains, it is a place wrapped up by the mystery. There are interesting legends in this region, and this land is the most mysterious and fascinating in Eastern Europe, with trails that lead the visitor into enchanting environments. Even the famous Irish writer Bram Stoker has described it as the most fascinating place in Europe, having taken by the essence of Transylvania and considering it as the ideal destination for those who want to experience an unforgettable experience immersing themselves in the wildest nature. Medieval atmospheres and picturesque environments harmonize perfectly, with the famous legend of Count Dracula.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

Licensed Tour Guide during the tour

Pick-up available from selected central hotels or pick-up points

What's Not Included

Entrance fees (Peles Castle - standard Tour 50RON or extended tour 100 RON, Bran Castle 45RON)

Tips for tour guide / driver

Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 8 - 12
  • ADULT: Age: 13 - 90

Additional Info

  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Peles Castle is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays; On these days, you will see Peles Castle from the outside
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

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.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers

What To Expect

Piaka Unirii
Pick-up from Piata Unirii or from your central hotel in Bucharest.

5 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Peles Castle
visit to the fabulous Peles Castle, the summer residence of the first king of Romania, the King Charles 1 of Hohenzollern, of German origins. The castle was beautifully designed by a Czech architect, and is famous for being one of the most modern castles in Europe at the time of its construction, between the 19th and 20th centuries. Each room is characterized by a unique style, different from the styles of the other rooms. We will also admire the Florentine room, where we will breathe a typically Italian and Renaissance atmosphere.
Peles Castle is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays in February and March 2020. On the rest of the year, Peles Castle is closed only on Mondays. On these days,Peles Castle will be seen from the outside

2 hours • Admission Ticket Not Included

Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
we proceed to Bran where we will visit the famous Bran Castle, better known as Dracula’s Castle. In the Middle Ages, Bran was exactly on the border between Wallachia and Transylvania, so it was essential for the inhabitants of Brasov to build and preserve a defensive stronghold. In the 90s of the 900 this fortress was transformed into a beautiful castle thanks to the intervention of Queen Maria of Romania

2 hours • Admission Ticket Not Included

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