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Bran Castle and Rasnov Fortress Tour from Brasov with Optional Peles Castle Visit

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  • Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan or car
  • Learn about Bran Castle’s legends and stories from a guide
  • Explore the courtyards and ramparts of Rasnov Fortress
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Bran Castle and Rasnov Fortress Tour from Brasov with Optional Peles Castle Visit
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Bran Castle and Rasnov Fortress Tour
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Bran, Rasnov and Peles Castle
Bran Castle, Rasnov Fortress and Peles Castle Visit
US$53.03
Overview
Easily visit two Transylvanian citadels and elect to visit two more on this half-day tour from Brasov. Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned minivan or car with a guide. Explore Rasnov Fortress and learn the legends about Bran Castle, also known as Dracula’s Castle. Choose to extend your tour for an additional fee to include Peles Castle and Pelisor Castle.
What to Expect

Meet your guide in central Brasov and travel by car or minivan to Rasnov, located in the Bucegi Mountains. Learn about Rasnov Fortress and how it fended off attacks from Tatars. Explore the courtyards and ramparts of the 13th-century fortress. Choose to pause for lunch in Rasnov (own expense).

Continue by car to Bran Castle, also known as Dracula’s Castle. Admire the high stone walls and red turrets flanked by the Carpathian Mountains. Enter the castle (own expense) and wander through with your guide. Learn about the area’s stories and legends.

You can choose to extend your tour for an additional fee and go to the 19th-century Bavarian-style Peles Castle, and well as the smaller art nouveau-style Pelisor Castle.

At the end of your tour, travel in your vehicle back to Brasov.

Reviews (181)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Highly recommended tour guides

We are so glad we booked a visit to Bran Castle and Rasnov fortress with Active Travel. Our guide Tudor made the tour 110% better than if we'd gone alone.

Thank Joanne L
Reviewed 3 days ago
Best guide ever: Tudor

We can’t recommend our guide, Tudor, strongly enough if you’re visiting the Braşov area! He took us on a half-day tour of Bran Castle and Rasnov fortress, but his knowledge wasn’t limited to these destinations — he taught us so much about the region from...More

Thank frxchen
Marian T, Owner at Active Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your "strong" review! We are so happy you spent one of the best day in Romania, with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Awesome Guide

Alex was the best tour guide ever! Very intelligent, he answered every question I had, and I had a lot. He was very personable and professional. The tour excellent, just what I was lookin for and saw everything I wanted to in 4 hours. There...More

Thank Jason D
Marian T, Owner at Active Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Jason, we are so happy you enjoyed the time spent with us! We really thank you for your review!

Reviewed 1 week ago
Smaller than expected, but still cool!!

I visited back in 2014, and what a cool experience!! As per my title, it was a bit smaller than I expected, but very interesting to visit and learn about the history of the castle as well as Count Vlad. Should be really cool to...More

2  Thank lourdesalea
Marian T, Owner at Active Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We thank you for your review!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Great tour & great guide

I did Bran Castle & Rasnov Fortress plus the Extension to Sinaia for Peles Castle in early October with my guide 'Tudor' and I really really enjoy it. Everything was great and Tudor is a well-versed guide on various subjects of Romania- history/politic/culture, you name...More

Thank Nae Bunthita I
Marian T, Owner at Active Travel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for booking with us, Nae! Indeed, the tour is worthing the money!

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Jason D
2 October 2018|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
I assume they have an afternoon tour on Monday. I'd suggest contact in the tour company.
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Christie G
20 September 2018|
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Response from _wilmount | Reviewed this property |
Our guide went to the ticket office ( without having to queue) and we reimbursed him, it was an added bonus of being with him
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Christie G
20 September 2018|
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Response from waggers58 | Reviewed this property |
We were picked up at 9.15 and returned to our hotel a bit after 2.30pm and we didn’t do Peles Castle. If you text the company they should be able to tell you.
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