Transylvania Castles Tour : Peles & Dracula's Castle from Bucharest

Transylvania Castles Tour : Peles & Dracula's Castle from Bucharest

Enjoy a tour to the most famous castles in Romania. Discover the history of the places with a licensed tour guide. Visit Bran Castle and learn about the truth and the legend of Vlad Dracula. Enjoy a royal visit in Peles Castle one of the most beautiful and well preserved castle in Europe.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Piaka Unirii, Bucharest Romania

Meet with our tour guide in Piata Unirii or at your central selected hotels.

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

Visit the Peles Castle, former summer residence of the kings of Romania, in Sinaia, a well-known mountain resort as well. Nowadays the Castle is one of the most important museums in Transylvania where one can admire furniture and ornamental objects, carpets, tapestry, sculptures, paintings, collections of weapons from the 15th up to the19th centuries.

Duration: 2 hours

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

Continue your journey to Bran with it’s famous Bran castle. Also called Dracula`s Castle, it is situated not far from Brasov (25 kilometres) at the entrance in the Bran – Rucar passage. The castle got its fame from Dracula`s legend written in 1897 by Bram Stoker and later on made into a film by Francis Ford Coppola.. The first documents about the Bran Castle appeared in 1377. Along the history, the Castle had a strategic mission being the border between Transylvania and Wallachia. First it was under the rule of the King of Hungary Sigismund of Luxemburg, than under the Romanian voievodes Mircea cel Batran and Vlad Tepes and later on it came under the jurisdiction of the City of Brasov. In 1912 it was donated by the municipality of Brasov to the romanian royal family, in order to became their residence.

Duration: 2 hours

Pass By: Piaka Unirii, Bucharest Romania

Drop-off at your central located hotel.

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Peles Castle is closed only on Mondays; You will see Peles Castle from the outside"
"Peles Castle is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays in February and March; On these days, you will see Peles Castle from the outside"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"

Start Time: 7:30 AM
Duration: 12 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up also from other hotels or appartments in the central area of Bucharest. Please indicate the address and we will contact you the day before the tour starts to let you know the closest pick-up point if we can't pick you up from your address . In any case it will not be further than 500-600 m. You can find below a List with all the pick-up points with the map indications.

HOTEL MERCURE UNIRII – Bulevardul Mircea Voda 28
Pick-up for the following hotels:
Hotel NH
Hotel International
Hotel Dacia
Hotel Rin Central
DoubleTree by Hilton – strada Nerva Traian 3A

Pick-up for the following hotels:
X Hostel
Europa Royale
Hotel Horoscop
Grand Pier Boutique Hotel
Concorde Old Bucharest
The Mansion
Antique Hostel
Hanul Berarilor
Old City Bucharest – Gabroveni 55
Old Town Boutique Hotel – Sepcari 12-14
Windmill Studios by Rembrandt – strada Sepcari 16
Filitti Boutique Hotel – strada Ion C Filitti 4
The Map Hostel – strada Bucur 3
Hotel Cantemir – Bulevardul Dimitrie Cantemir 13A
Gatsby Hostel – strada Smardan 41
New Era Hotel – strada Selari 14

Pick-up for the following hotels:
K+K Elisabeta
Hotel Intercontinental
Hotel Duke Armeneasca
Bucharest Comfort Suites - Bulevardul Nicolae Bălcescu 16
Black and White Apartments – Batistei 1-3
Relax Comfort Suites Hotel - Bulevardul Nicolae Bălcescu 22
Balcescu 26 – Bulevardul Nicolae Bălcescu 26
Rezident Balcescu – Bulevardul Nicolae Bălcescu 26
Rosuites Apartment Accomodation – strada Nicolae Filipescu 47
Bucharest Luxury Apartments – strada Italiana 18
Grand Boutique Hotel – strada Negustori 18
Atrium Bucharest City Center – Calea Mosilor 112
Wonderland Hostel – strada Coltei 48
Liad Hotel – Strada Coltei 44
Hemingway Residence – strada Mantuleasa 31
Book-a- Rest Hostel - Strada Sfantul Stefan 21`
Boutique Hotel Lafayette – Bulevardul Ferdinand I 1
Strada Batistei 9

HOTEL AMBASADOR – Bulevardul General Gheorghe Magheru 7
Pick-up for the following hotels:
Hotel Ambasador
Hotel Lido
Magheru 9+20
Hotel Scala – Strada C. A. Rosetti 19
Central Class Bucharest – Bulevardul Nicolae Bălcescu 35A
Center University Apt – Bulevardul Nicolae Bălcescu 36
Hotel Sarroglia
Hotel Reginetta

Pick-up for the following hotels:
Hotel Sheraton
Hotel Christina (Strada Ion Slatineanu)
Hotel Unique (Strada Caderea Bastiliei)
Hotel Duke Romana (Bulevardul Dacia 33)
Kristen House
Podstel Umbrella
Globe Hostel – Bulevardul Dacia 53
Vatra Accomodation – strada Mihai Eminescu 72
Casa Romana – strada Visarion 10
Midland Hostel – Strada Biserica Amzei 22
Piata Romana Apartments, str. Visarion 18

BUS STOP Bulevardul Lascar Catargiu in front of the Statue
Hotel Minerva
Hotel Michelangelo
Venis Boutique Residence

Pick-up for the following hotels:
Hotel Ramada Parc
Hotel Ramada Plaza
Hotel Crowne Plaza
Hotel Pullman

Gas Station ROMPETROL on DN1 road OTOPENI
Pick-up for the following hotels:
Rin Airport Hotel
Pensiunea Otopeni

Gas Station MOL – DN1 road– OTOPENI
Pick-up for the following hotels:
Vienna House Easy Aiport Bucharest
Bucharest Airport Apartments – Drumul Garii Odai 2-4
Hotel Charter

LE BOUTIQUE HOTEL MOXA - Strada Mihail Moxa nr 2-4
Pick-up for the following hotels:
Apartments on Calea Victoriei from 100 to 255
Apartments on Strada Frumoasa
Golden Tulip Victoria

HOTEL RADISSON BLU – Calea Victoriei 63-81
Pick-up for the following hotels:
Hotel Mercure Bucharest City Center
Hotel Berthelot
Athenee Palace Hilton
Hotel Radisson Blu
Park Inn by Radisson
Apartments on Calea Victoriei from 80 to 99
Amzei Hotel – Strada Piata Amzei 8
Amzei Studios – Strada Piata Amzei
Calea Victoriei Residence – Strada Luterana 1
Atheneum – Strada Stirbei Voda 16
Studio Calea Victoriei 101

NOVOTEL CITY CENTER – Calea Victoriei 37B
Pick-up for the following hotels:
Hotel Novotel
Grand Hotel Continental
Hotel Carpati
Hotel Opera
Ion Campineanu 26
Apartments on strada Ion Campineanu
Cismigiu Central Park Residence - Intrarea Rigas 29C
Calea Victoriei 54
Brezoianu 21 Studios

Pick-up for the following hotels:
Hotel Capitol
Ramada Plaza
Hotel Cismigiu
Hotel Central
Casa Capsa
Hotel Z Boutique
Hotel Hilton Garden Inn
Pura Vida Sky Bar – strada Smardan 7
Hotel Rembrandt – strada Smardan 11
SmartRentals Bucharest Old Town – strada Blanari 18
Hilton Garden Inn – strada Doamnei 12
Metropole Apartments – strada Ion Ghica 3
Coltea Residences – Bulevardul Ion C. Bratianu 6
Maya Old Town Apartment – Calea Victoriei 25
Upstairs Boutique – Bulevardul Regina Elisabeta 26
Sunny Old Town Apartments – Strada Toma Caragiu 3
Bulevardul Regina Elisabeta 26
Calea Victoriei 25
Grand Central Accomodation – Doamnei 5
Grand Cetral Accomodation Doamnei 2 – strada Doamnei 27-29
Strada Smardan
Strada Doamnei

Pick-up for the following hotels:
Hotel Ibis Palatul Parlamentului
Hotel Parlament

HOTEL JW MARIOTT – Calea 13 Septembrie no 90
Pick-up for the following hotels:
Hotel Mariott
Parliament Square – Strada Lantului 3°
Ave Hotel Parlament – strada Sirenelor 50

HOTEL VENEZIA by Zeus – strada Pompiliu Eliade 2
Pick-up for the following hotels:
Volo Hotel
Epoque Hotel
Hotel Trianon
Hotel Siqua
Old Centrum Bucharest – Strada Ioan Slavici 2
Parliament & River View Apartments – Splaiul Independentei 58

OMV Gas Station GARA NORD – Calea Grivitei 183
Pick-up for the following hotels:
Hello Hotels
Andy Hotel
Hotel Uranus
Ibis Gara de Nord
Hotel Tranzzit
Friends Hostel
Ave Hotel Victoriei
Hotel Elizeu
Euro Hotels Gara de Nord
Hotel Stars – Calea Occidentului 2
Hotel Sir Gara de Nord – Bulevardul Dinicu Golescu 29
Joe Hostel – Strada Constantin Balacescu 11
The Embassy Nord – strada Elizeu 16
Hotel Basarab – strada Fluviului 23
Bucharest Downtown Inn – Calea Grivitei 91

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Licensed Tour Guide

Not Included

  • Tips for tour guide / driver
  • Entrance Fees not included (45RON Bran Castle + 40 RON Peles Castle = 70 RON - 50% for students
  • Entry/Admission - Peles Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)


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