3-Day Explore Transylvania from Bucharest
Transylvania is a land shrouded in mystery and intrigue. Discover the highlights of Transylvania on this multi-day, all-inclusive tour from Bucharest. Tick off all the top attractions in a pre-planned guided trip, saving you time and hassle. Highlights include a camera-ready panorama over the Carpathian Mountains, the castle of legendary ruler Vlad the Impaler (real-life inspiration for the Dracula legend), and walking tours of UNESCO-listed medieval cities. Plus, letting someone else drive the Transfagarasan Road—hailed as one of the most beautiful roads in Europe—allows you to spend more time focusing on the scenery.ItineraryDay 1: Bucharest – Curtea de Arges – Cozia Monastery - Sibiel – SibiuPass By:
Triumph Arch, Piata Arcul de Triumf, Bucharest Romania
On the first day you will be picked up from Bucharest from your accommodation and we will drive towards beautiful Transylvania. Stop At:
Curtea de Arges Monastery, Bulevardul Basarabilor 1, Curtea de Arges 115300 Romania
Our first stop will be at Curtea de Arges Monastery one of the most important faith centers of Romania, which we will explore to find out it’s history.
Duration: 30 minutesStop At:
Sibiu Travel, Sibiu 550320 Romania
Reach Sibiu in the afternoon where you will be accommodated and set out for a walking tour in one of the most beautiful Transylvanian cities.
Duration: 40 minutesStop At:
Biserica Sfanta Treime, Dj106e, Sibiel 557234 Romania
At night head for Sibiel, a very well preserved Transylvanian village next to Sibiu for a traditional homemade dinner offered by the locals.
Duration: 1 hour
• Dinner: Traditional homemade dinner in a Transylvanian village known as Sibiel, in a local guesthouse.
Accommodation included: Overnight in 4* centrally located hotel in SibiuDay 2: Sibiu – Biertan – Sighisoara- BrasovStop At:
Biertan Fortified Church, Central Square, Biertan 557045 Romania
After breakfast we will head for Biertan Fortified Church UNESCO Heritage site, to visit one of the most important fortified church in Transylvania.
Duration: 45 minutesStop At:
Sighisoara Historic Center, Piata Cetatii Nr.1 Center of Sighisoara, Sighisoara 545400 Romania
Then we head the medieval citadel of Sighisoara, one of the very few permanently inhabited citadels in Europe. This is also the birthplace of the legendary Vlad Dracula, whose house we will see, after which we will climb to the top of the 500 year old clock tower for a fantastic view over the town.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Brasov Historical Center, Piazza Sfatului, Brasov Romania
Reach Brasov in the afternoon where you will be accommodated and set out for a walking tour in one of the most beautiful Transylvanian cities.
Duration: 45 minutes
Accommodation included: Overnight in 4* centrally located hotel in BrasovDay 3: Brasov – Bran castle – Peles Castle - Bucharest Stop At:
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Str. General Traian Mosoiu nr. 24, Bran 507025 Romania
After breakfast set out in the morning towards Bran Castle aka Dracula’s castle the imposing construction watches over a valley from a strategic position, it was originally built as a fortress at the former border between Wallachia and Transylvania. Together we shall discover the connection between the legendary ruler, Vlad the Impaler, and the infamous vampire.
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Peles Castle, Str. Pelesului 2, Sinaia 106100 Romania
From Bran castle we will head for our last stop Peles castle, which is built by the royal family of Romania during the 19th century, this palace offers an insight of 19th century German Renaissance style of decorations.
Reach Bucharest in the afternoon.
Duration: 2 hours
No accommodation included on this day.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Not wheelchair accessible, due to uneven surfaces"
"There is a 50 Euro single supplement to be paid directly to the guide at the departure if you require a single room"
"Infant seats available"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers"
Duration: 3 Days
Traveler pickup is offered
Your location of choice (hotel or another address in Bucharest)
Cancellations and refunds:
If you cancel at least 4 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 3 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.