Romania castle tours

Transylvania Castles tour

Castles

  • Bran Castle
  • Corvin Castle in Hunedoara(Hunyad Castle)
  • Biertan fortified church UNESCO - World Heritage
  • Peles Castle
  • Calnic - UNESCO World Heritage

Medieval towns

  • Sibiu
  • Brasov
  • Sighisoara
  • Rasnov

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Transylvania castles tour

Day 1

Meet at Bucharest airport.

Drive along the scenic Prahova valley, over the Carpathian Mountains to Transylvania

Visit the Rasnov Fortress - founded around 1225 by the Teutonic Knights.
Arrive for a welcome and dinner at Moeciu in the heart of the Carpathian Mountains


Peles Castle - Romania castles tour

Day 2

Visit Peles Castle the Royal palace in Sinaia. For sure one of the most beautiful castles in all Europe, Peles Castle is a masterpiece of new-Renaissance architecture.

Bran castle – built in 1377 by as part of the Transylvanian defense system, the castle is a "must see" as it's often referred to as the mythical Dracula's castle.
Return to Moeciu for the night


Brasov Romania castles tour

Day 3

Visit Brasov

Great sites to visit as The Black Church, the main square, the old defense walls that are still well preserved on the south and west side of the old city the watch towers and the narrowest street in Europe are just a few points on this day’s agenda.

In the evening we arrive in Sighisoara – UNESCO World Heritage site.
Dinner at Dracula's house. (Sighisoara is the city where Vlad Dracula was born in 1431)

Spend the night in the old medieval fortress 3*** Hotel

Day 4

Sighisoara - city tour - visit the Clock Tower, a true symbol for this 700 years old town.
Walk up the Covered Stairs (built in 1662) to the Hill Church (12 Century), for a fantastic panorama over the city. Check out the old prison and torture chamber, and discover 9 of the defense towers that still guard the magnificent citadel.

Visit The fortified Church of Biertan - a UNESCO World Heritage site. Biertan was the Evangelic Episcopal See for 300 years (1572 - 1867). The church holds an impressive door of the vestry, built in 1515, and awarded in 1900 at the Paris World Exhibition.

In the evening we arrive in Hunedoara. Check out the superb Hunyad Castle for an amazing night view.

Overnight in Hunedoara 3*** Hotel


Hunedoara - Hunyad Castle tourHunedoara - Hunyad Castle tour

Day 5

Visit the Hunedoara Castle or Corvine Hunyad Castle

Among the most accomplished gothic castles in Europe. The impressve size and architectural beauty sets it among the most precious monuments of medieval art.

Stop by Calnic -  UNESCO World Heritage Site - is one of the most imposing defensive structures in Transylvania. First mentioned in a 1269 document, the fortress served as a residence for Saxon nobility until 1430, when it was sold to the peasant community of Calnic.

Arrive to Sibiu - the Culture Capital of Europe in 2007. Explore the historic center of Sibiu in the .

Spend the night in Sibiu 3*** Hotel


Sibiu Romania tour

Day 6

Sibiu City tour - the superb Big Square, the Council Tower, the Liars Bridge and of course the old walls and moats of the medieval city.

Visit the best open air museum in Romania - the Astra Village and Traditions Museum in Sibiu.

Overnight back to Moeciu


Day 7

Transylvania tour castlesDeparture

Transfer to Bucharest Airport.


Group size

1 person

2 or 3 persons

4 or more persons

 

1490 Euro  / person

790 Euro  / person

750 Euro  / person

Hotel list

  • Moeciu - casa Dragoslovean
  • Sighisoara - Casa Wagner
  • Hunedoara - Hotel Rusca
  • Sibiu - Hotel Simba

Inclusions

  • All accommodation in 3*** hotels
  • Full board - 3 meals a day
  • All transfers and transportation with private mini bus
  • All entrance fees to castles museums and monasteries included.
  • English speaking guide.

Price does not include

  • Airfares
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Insurances

Price is based on double occupancy, single supplement is 90 Euro

Note: This tour is customizable. So tell us what else would you like to see on this tour, and we will add it.