Birth House of Dracula 2 days Transilvanian Tour
Price: 175 EUR / person
Duration: 3 days
Why choose this: This thematic tour combines the reality behind the legend of Dracula with the stories about him and with the natural landscapes, which Vlad the Impaler called Draculea certainly saw during his life.
The offer includes: Transport + Hotel pick-up & drop-off + Half board menu + Entrance at Terror Tunnel in Bran + Horse riding or carriage ride + 2 nights accommodation
The experience includes:
- Airport - Hotel - Airport Transfer;
- Hotel pick-up & drop-off;
- Transportation by air conditioned modern car or minivan;
- English Speaking Guide;
- Half-Board Meals, water included @ Traditional Restaurants (or on request);
- Accommodation for 2 nights 4* hotels or Premium Guesthouse as described in the itinerary;
- A traditional romanian drink (palinca) to entertain the evening (made by plums);
- Entrance ticket at Terror Tunnel of Bran . Prepare for an unique experience!;
- One of these activities is free: Horse Riding or a game of Escape Room (or ask us for a carriage ride - for families) ;
- Wine tasting discount in Bucharest city center - optional.
- other meals and personal expenses;
- drinks (water is included)
- Entrance fees
Sinaia Monastery is a landmark of 19th century period, summer residence of King Carol I before the construction of Peles Castle. Situated next to Peles River and in the middle of a silent forest of fir trees, the Monastery is home of the first romanian Bible and ospites an important architectural and religious golden plated objects treasure that amaze us and show the respect of the orthodox cult. The tiny and cosy monastery that was originally erected by the general of the army Mihail Contacuzino waits for being discovered behind the high walls that were used for defense.
Peles Castle, home of the royal family that lived here once with the decision of Carol I to erect a summer residence, is one of the most beautiful castles from Europe. With its german influence in architecture, we can totally afirm that combines a sum of styles, being a lesson of history of arts. Golden plated objects, famous private weapon collection, unique ceiling, central heating since 100 years ago, paintings, carvings, all these being original, located in the heart of Carpathian mountains, makes the settlement the second most visited place in Romania.
Bran Castle, also known as Dracula Castle, became a first-class destination once with the appearance of the famous book written by the irish writer Bram Stocker. The medieval aspect gives to the place a unique experience which can be very easy included in a legend full of mistery and stories combined with real royal life. Actually, this castle is first of all a testimonial of Queen Mary that transformed the place into her summer residence, so be ready to discover a new identity of a spot full of elegance and classicism in the same time.
Brasov is a „german made” town that maintains the taste of medieval influence. Be ready for photos, good food and a relaxing afternoon surrounded by walls of stone and houses with interesting roofs.
Day 2. Brasov - Viscri - Biertan Fortress (optional) - Sighisoara. Accommodation Hotel Korona or similar
Located just 90 km from Brasov, Viscri or Weissekhirche (in Romanian "white church"), was included in the UNESCO World Heritage in 1999, appearing on the world map of the traditional villages.
How Viscri became famous? This island of the Saxons formed in the 12th century, when they were brought here by the king of Hungary to defend Transylvania against the invaders. They remained eight centuries in these lands until it happened one of the largest migrations in peacetime, namely, that of the 20th century, when more than a quarter of a million Germans have left their homes, churches and fortresses that built and defended with the blood of their ancestors for hundreds of years.
Biertan - designated Unesco World Heritage authentic village, here is an impressive lockdoor that was awarded in 1910 in Paris. In the fortified church was also a room where the married couples were captured and let until the would come to terms. Intersting enough?:)
Sighisoara is the birthplace of the ruler Vlad the Impaler known as Dracula. The house where he lived is situated in the old city center, next to the german architectural houses. Sighisoara is the most preserved medieval town from Romania.
Day 3. Sighisoara - Snagov Monastery - Bucharest
The Snagov Monastery – an ancient monastic establishment, a historical monument, an architectural jewel of feudal art, and an important tourist attraction located on an island of the Snagov Lake, near Bucharest
For more than 8 persons - 175 EUR/ person
For 8 persons: 200 EUR/ person
For 6 persons: 220 EUR/ person
For 4 persons: 240 EUR/ person
For 2 persons: 290 EUR/ person
- *The price is per person in a double room. Supplement for single room: EUR 75
This thematic tour combines the reality behind the legend of Dracula with the stories about him and with the natural landscapes, which Vlad the Impaler called Draculea certainly saw during his life. Contact us for this 3 days guided tour!