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Following departure from a designated meeting point in central Bucharest, arrive at Peles Castle, a Neo-Renaissance structure backed by the Carpathian Mountains. This tour includes all entrance fees for your convenience, and runs in a small group limited to 16 people.

Take a guided tour of Peles Castle before continuing to Bran Castle (Dracula’s Castle), the inspiration behind Bram Stoker’s literary sensation. Learn about the castles’ history from your guide.

The next stop is Brasov, home to the Black Church (Biserica Neagra) and a multitude of medieval monuments. Take a guided walking tour before returning to Bucharest by coach.

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Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Peles Castle
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Overview
Unless you opt to rent a car, the Gothic castles of Transylvania are difficult to reach independently. Travel between medieval landmarks with ease on a day trip to Bran Castle (Dracula’s Castle), Brasov, and Peles Castle from Bucharest. In a small group, receive personalized attention from your guide during a walking tour of Brasov and each castle. Gain insight into the fascinating history of Transylvania from a guide guaranteed to enhance your experience.
Highlights
  • Take a hassle-free day trip to the castles of Transylvania from Bucharest 
  • Travel between Bran Castle (Dracula's Caslte) and Peles Castle with ease 
  • Receive personalized attention in a small group limited to 15 people
  • All entrance fees are included
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile
2 castles in one day tour

We had a great day with tourguide Serban Riga to Transylvania He was very enthousiastic en told a lot of interesting stuff about Romenian history He was funny also and his English was excellent We visited 2 beautiful castles en the city of Brasov. The...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago
Awesome tour

Our guide Serban Riga was great through out the whole tour. He was very informative, funny and extremely helpful. I would extremely recommend to take the tour with Serban Riga as he will make the trip very enjoyable with his enthusiasm and knowledge.

Thank dre M
Dan7750, Manager at TravelMaker, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much of behalf of Serban and our entire team at TravelMaker. Hope to see you again sometimes. All the best!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great day out

We had a fantastic day out with Stefania, our friendly, energetic guide from TravelMaker. The visit to both castles were great, beautiful to visit and Stefania provided us with tons of information about the castles as well as about towns along the way and Romanian...More

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Dan7750, Manager at TravelMaker, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, Thank you so much for your kind comments. I will pass your beautiful and positive thoughts about the trip to Stefania and the driver and I am sure this will make their day! Next time you come to Romania, we are ready to show...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Every travel agency need a Boogie

Boogie is so kind and responsible. He is funny, during the time of his trip he didn't let us feel bored. And he introduced every sightseeing detailed.

Thank YANJIE S
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great tour, 2 castles and beautiful Brasov in 1 day

This tour was great it gave us a chance to see Transylvania whislt staying in Bucharest. Our Tour guide Serban (Riga) made the trip with his enthusiam and knowledge of the local area. He provides a running commentry as we made our way up to...More

Thank Kirsten H
Dan7750, Manager at TravelMaker, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kirsten, Thanks a lot for your kind and detailed feedback and we are happy to hear you have a great time on the tour. Just as a reminder for the future clients, Peles castle is closed on Mondays during the summer time (15 May...More

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c0nstantina13
27 July 2018|
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Response from Martin327 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - the first stop (Peles) is about 120 Km from Bucharest and then there about 30 or 40 Km between subsequent stops, with a return journey of about 150 Km. On a good run it should only take a couple of hours to the first... More
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Chris H
4 July 2018|
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Response from Andrzej K | Reviewed this property |
Check with company but when I was doing the other tour (real Dracula castle - small group from Bucharest) it turned out I was the only person on that tour and I still had it! Even though it was just me and my guide!
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Joseph B
13 May 2018|
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Response from pantelofirfo | Reviewed this property |
About 12 hour long including the pick up the road trip and everything till the end!
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