Transylvanian 2 days Tour
Price: 115 EUR / person
Duration: 2 days
Why choose this: If your stay in Romania is short and you can spend only 2 days outside the capital, this is the perfect tour for you! A two days guided tour in one of the most beautiful areas from Romania: Bran Castle, Brasov Town, Peles Castle
The offer includes: Half board meal + Entrance at Terror Tunnel at Bran (optional) + Horse riding or carriage ride (optional)
Departure at about 08:00, direction Sinaia (Visit Peles Castle and Sinaia Monastery) - Bran - (Visit Bran Castle) - Brasov. Accommodation in Brasov in the city center.
After breakfast, departure to Sinaia, a town famous in Romania for its natural beauties and tourist attractions. The Castle of Peles, summer residence of the royal families of Carol I, Ferdinand, Carol II and Michele is one of the most beautiful castles in Europe. It was built on the order of Carol I, owes its particularity to the architectural style that combines various elements: Gothic, Baroque, traditional Romanian, art nouveau and others, so the castle could be considered a lesson in the history of art.
Later we visit the monastery of Sinaia which has existed since the end of the seventeenth century, being in the forests of the Carpathian mountains. The Romanian-style construction "brancovenesc" was made by the army general Mihail Cantacuzino in 1695.
It proceeds to the famous Bran Castle, known as the Castle of "Dracula", after Bram Stocker created the legend of Count Dracula. In reality the castle was built by the Saxons as a guard post to defend and control the trade route that connected the Transylvanian and Valachian regions in the Middle Ages. The term Bran means "border". The place is linked to the legendary prince Vlad the Impaler who fought a series of fights in the area during the fifteenth century. In our country the castle is known as the summer residence for Queen Maria who came here often, far from court life in Bucharest.
The tour continues and arrives in Brasov, one of the most beautiful multicultural cities of our country, located in Transylvania. You can see the Council Square, the Council Tower, the Black Church, the Catherine Tower, the White Tower, the Black Towerand the ancient area of the city called Schei, where the Romanians lived from long ago.
Dinner and accommodation in Brasov.
Day 2. Brasov - Guided tour of the city of Brasov - Rasnov fortress - Snagov Monastery - Bucharest or Otopeni Airport
After breakfast you will have a guided tour of the city and then free time for walks / buy souvenirs / photos, then departure to the Rasnov Fortress, the most famous and the most conservated fortress built by the Saxons in Transylvania for defense reasons.
So we go on and we arrive at the Snagov Monastery, where it is said that Vlad the Impaler (the son of Vlad Dracul) was buried. The monastery was built strategically in the middle of Lake Snagov, on the island of the same name. Inside is the largest medieval wall painting in a Romanian church, built in the 16th century. At the end the guide will leave you at the airport or at your hotel in Bucharest. Return to Bucharest in the evening.
Rates for STANDARD services (hotels / farms 3 *) in double room:
For group 18 people: 115 EUR / person
For 8 people: 125 EUR / person
For 6 people: 150 EUR / person
For 4 people: 195 EUR / person
For 2 people: EUR 275 / person
Single room supplement: 25 EUR / person
SUPERIOR service supplement (4 * overnight stay): EUR 20 / person / double.
The experience includes:
- Transfers based on flight times and transport by modern car / van / bus;
- Specialist driver / guide who speaks in Italian throughout the trip;
- Overnight stay for 1 night in Hotel / Agritourism 3 * / 4 * with breakfast included;
- Half board treatment (dinners in traditional restaurants or hotels, including water);
- Traveler fees.
- Non-Stop Assistance SOCA TOUR Romania;
Which is extra:
- Bilglietti to museums: Peles Castle and Bran, Sinaia Monastery, Rasnov, Snagov;
- Other personal expenses. For full board, we can organize, tips.
Reduction of LOW COST services (accommodation in holiday farms in tourist resorts or apartments, without food): EUR 30 / person
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The 2-day trip to Transylvania is aimed at tourists who want to discover, without haste, a piece of the Transylvania region and prefer to see other than just the capital Bucharest. For a 3-day or 4-day trip in Transylvania, click here (3 days) and click here (4 days).