Starting Time: 8 am Meeting point in Bucharest:Romanian Athenaeum (1-3 Franklin St., Sector 1, Bucharest) Return time: aprox. 8 pm Returning point: Romanian Athenaeum (1-3 Franklin St., Sector 1, Bucharest, Revolution Square) Language: English
Description This is a full day tour from Bucharest to Transylvania on a very picturesque route through Carpathian Mountains allowing you to discover two of the most beautiful Romanian castles.
Peles Castle, erected between 1873 and 1914, has been the summer residence of the Romanian Royal family and it is the most visited museum in Romania.
Bran Castle (14th century) has been serving for ages as a military fortress controlling the entry route to Transylvania and it is nowadays frequently associated with Dracula's myth.
On our way back, we will stop for a short walk in Brasov downtown, just to show you how a typical Transylvanian old city looked like.
Operating days 19 Sep 2012 - 20 May 2013: Wednesday - Sunday 21 May 2013 - 15 Sep 2013: Tuesday - Sunday 16 Sep 2013 - 11 May 2014: Wednesday - Sunday
Important Between 30 October 2013 and 30 November 2013, Peles Castle is closed. During this period, you will be able to visit his smaller replica - Pelisor Castle.
Itinerary & visits: Bucharest - Sinaia: Visit Peles Royal Castle in Sinaia Sinaia - Bran: Visit Bran Castle (also known as Dracula's Castle) Bran - Brasov: Walking tour of Brasov downtown Brasov - Bucharest
The extra fee for hotel pick-up/drop-off is 6 Euro/person and the pick-up time is 07:30 am. After making the booking and receiving the email confirmation, please send us a reply with your request for a hotel pick-up and drop-off.
The following hotels are very closed to the departure point and there is no need for a hotel pick-up: Hilton Athenee Palace, Radisson Blu, Berthelot, Amzei, Novotel, Grand Hotel Continental, Ramada Majestic, Capitol, Capsa, Opera.
Children under 3 years old travel for free if they do not occupy a seat.
*Please note that the time table is subjected to changed due to heavy city traffic and road works.
TravelMaker, as the company which organizes the trip, is not responsible if the visited sites are closed without prior notice and for any reason at the moment you arrive.
Tourism licence no. 3462 from 06.07.2012 issued by Ministry of Regional Development and Tourism Romania
Registration number personal data operator: 11966
Insurance policy no. 1178 from 07.07.2011 valid from 08.07.2011 until 07.07.2012 issued by German Romanian Assurance SA
Tourism certificate no. 7666 from 11.04.2003; holder: Penciu Cristian Daniel
Capital: 200 RON | Commercial no. J40/3295/2005 | Company no. RO17262596