2-Day Tour Of Medieval Transylvania - Bucharest

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Departure Time :
    08:00am Hotel pickups commence prior to this time
  • Departure Details :
    Your hotel in Bucharest
  • Return Details :
    Your hotel in Bucharest
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable

Overview

The 2-Day Tour of Medieval Transylvania will take you on a journey through Romanias most famous fortresses, landmarks and medieval cities.

Highlights

  • Excellent value for money
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
  • Multi-Day Trip
  • Small-group tour

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Start the tour by visiting the town and mountain resort of Sinaia, home to the Peles Castle, one of the best-preserved royal palaces in Europe. Explore Bran Village and Bran Castle (Draculas Castle), whose striking hilltop appearance is the foundation to many myths and legends in Romania. Bran Castle was restored under the supervision of architect Karel Liman, who converted it into a beautiful summer residence.
Discover the charming medieval town of Brasov, whose walls, towers and buildings still look as they did back in the 13th century. Spend the night in the heart of the charming medieval city of Sighisoara.
The next day of the tour you will have the unique opportunity to explore the Old Town of Sighisoara. Visit the Clock Tower, theChurch on the Hill and Dracula`s house where Vlad Tepes was born in 1431. Next stop is a visit to the Biertan Village - an UNESCO Heritage site and one of the first German settlements in Transylvania. The fortified church of Biertan, was built by the German peasants in Transylvania and was used for nearly 300 years as the residence of the Transylvanian Archbishop.
Continue the Tour of Medieval Transylvania by heading to Sibiu, one of the most important fortified towns in Transylvania. Visit the Old Town and it's Big Square, Small Square, the Ursuline Church, the Franciscan Church, the Staircase Tower, the Tanners Tower, the Liars Bridge , the House of the Butchers Guild and last but not least the amazing Brukenthal National Museum.
Conclude the tour by crossing the breathtaking Olt River Valley as you make your way back to Bucharest.

Itinerary:

Day 1: Bucharest - Sinaia - Bran - Brasov - Sighisoara
  • Experience scenic views on the Carpathian Mountains
  • Visit Peles Castle in the charming town and mountain resort of Sinaia
  • Explore Bran Village and Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
  • Discover the Medieval Town of Brasov
  • Spend the night in the heart of the charming medieval city of Sighisoara

Day 2: Sighisoara - Biertan - Sibiu - Bucharest

  • Explore landmarks in the town of Sighisoara such as the Clock Tower and Dracula's house
  • Visit Biertan Village - an UNESCO Heritage site
  • Discover Sibiu, one of the most important fortified towns in Transylvania
  • Cross the Olt River Valley on your way back to Bucharest

Inclusions

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Local taxes
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved