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Transylvania and Dracula's Castle Full Day Tour from Bucharest

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    Pass By: Triumph Arch, Piata Arcul de Triumf, Bucharest Romania

    a reminder of the Romanian Army’s victory in the First World War and the Great Union of 1918 - one of the most important events in Romania’s history

    Pass By: House of the Free Press, 1, Piata Presei Libere, Bucharest Romania

    a reminiscent of the communist regime that used to be the tallest building in Bucharest till 2007

    Stop At: Peles Castle, Str. Pelesului 2, Sinaia 106100 Romania

    Visit the stunning Peles Castle in Sinaia “the Pearl of the Carpathians" (standard admission incl. - ground floor)

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Str. General Traian Mosoiu nr. 24, Bran 507025 Romania

    explore the legendary castle of Count Dracula and find out the legend and truth behind the character

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Council Square, Piata Sfatului, Brasov Romania

    considered one of the most beautiful main squares in Romania. It is a fully pedestrian area with stunning buildings around and restaurants to suit any taste.

    You will have some free time here to take lunch and enjoy the medieval ambience

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Brasov Historical Center, Piazza Sfatului, Brasov Romania

    Walking tour in the historical centre of the medieval city of Brasov: The Black Church, The Council Square, The Rope Street, The Old Walls of the fortress

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Black Church (Biserica Neagra), Curte Honterus Johannes nr. 2, Brasov 500025 Romania

    the most representative edifice of Brasov and one of the greatest Gothic style monument in Romania

    (outside visit only)

    Duration: 5 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Bucharest, Romania

    Traveler pickup is offered
    The whole list with pick-up/meeting points can be found by following the link: http://viator.bucharestpickup.place
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Return Details
    Bucharest, Romania
    • Professional English-speaking guide
    • Round Trip Transportation
    • Pick-up from centrally located hotels (selected hotels only)
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • WiFi on board
    • Entry/Admission - Peles Castle
    • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
    • Lunch
    • Photography and video fees (applied at the Peles Castle only)
    • Peles Castle is always closed on Mondays. Instead, you will spend more time at Bran Castle & Brasov
    • Entry/Admission - Black Church (Biserica Neagra)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult
    • Entrance ticket to all the sights visited are standard tickets
    • Children under 4 y.o. cannot attend shared tours
    • Students who book with the discounted rate shall present their student ID on the tour
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Pick-up/Meeting time may be earlier than the departure time
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    All reviews the bus mr tripp short walking tour dracula's castle take photos comfortable bus great trip lovely town highly recommend this trip last stop interesting information an excellent guide meeting point guide alex thank you very much visiting romania romanian history
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Booked this trio for my short visit to Bucharest. Dracula and castles are the reason why I wanted to come to Romania. I specifically put my hotel name when booking the tour since my hotel is right at the city centre and they stated picking...More

    2  Thank Aquarius3n
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Actually, due my business trip changes I cancelled the trip and they repaid me promptly. How, I did visit Peles Castle in Sinaia and was blown away with the beauty of this place, displaying craftsmanship and skills from across Europe, surrounded by forest in autumn...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    1  Thank 450heinzs
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    We spontaneously booked this tour for Saturday. I van say that we had a capable guide to assist is during the day. Unfortunately due tot heavy traffic we arrived late at the sites. This caused delays inside the castles. Personally I recommend Peles Castle as...More

    1  Thank wald079
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    I went on the Dracula’s castle tour with this company and was not happy. Firstly the tour is way overpriced for what you would pay for anything in Romania. The bus was 20 minutes late to pick us up. The traffic is just normal Romanian...More

    3  Thank nicolels01
    Anastasiia B, Public Relations Manager at Mr. Tripp, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for the review. Please allow us to explain the situation. Basing on the reasonable calculation of all the costs which operation of our tours involves, there is no overpricing at all. In fact, our rates have remained unchanged for years, while...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Give this company a miss, and go with someone else. We went on a day trip to Dracula’s castle here are the pros and cons: costs : 79 euros extremely over priced for two staff members and two entries (one bus driver /one guide) (entry...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    2  Thank Jp4nn
    Anastasiia B, Public Relations Manager at Mr. Tripp, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Customer, Thank you for the feedback. Please allow us to clarify the situation. The entrance tickets to the highlights are indeed around 8 - 9 Euros, though it is not possible to organise the tour with only the costs of the entrance fees for...More

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    Fatma O
    5 October 2019|
    Response from Eminem5472 | Reviewed this property |
    I’m sure it’s possible with some tour company, but I don’t know if it is with this company. But I would send an email and ask.
    Ita E
    19 September 2019|
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    Response from ArthurT1079 | Reviewed this property |
    Ita - there's only one Peles castle. If the tour advertises 2x castles, then they shouldn't be running the tour in a day where one or both castle(s) is/ are shut.
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