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Halloween Tour in Transylvania 2024

29 Oct - 02 Nov 2024 - 5 days
Wallachia, Transylvania,
Group tours
Halloween Tours in Romania, Small Group Tours with Guaranteed Departure,

These are the two unique and amazing parties in one Halloween tour in Transylvania! What a better way to celebrate Halloween than the homeland of Vlad Dracula. Discover Dracula’s castle, old medieval towns and fortresses. Spend your Halloween in Transylvania, it is a unique experience and you’ll have a lot of fun. We’ll have a great private party at the famous Bran Castle, also known as Dracula’s castle. The second event is a Special Halloween Dinner served in the old medieval town of Sighisoara – the birthplace of Vlad Dracula.

Highlights

Halloween party at Bran castle; Special dinner at Sighisoara - birthplace of Vlad Dracula; old medieval towns such as Sighisoara, Sibiu and Brasov; Bran castle; Prejmer fortified church, Corvin Castle, Bucharest, Snagov monastery - tomb of Vlad Dracula

Prices

Details Price
Special offert
Euro / person - accommodation in dbl rooms 925
Euro / person - accommodation in single rooms 1070
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The price include

4 nights accommodation, Meals (4 breakfasts, 2 dinners); Private Halloween Party at Bran castle; Halloween Special Dinner in Sighisoara; transport with bus; tour guide – English language; Local taxes, Entrance tickets at the monuments;

The price not include

Airfare; Other services not specified on the itinerary; Photo or video fees at monuments; Personal expenses; Health Travel Insurance

The price include

4 nights accommodation, Meals (4 breakfasts, 2 dinners); Private Halloween Party at Bran castle; Halloween Special Dinner in Sighisoara; transport with bus; tour guide – English language; Local taxes, Entrance tickets at the monuments;

The price not include

Airfare; Other services not specified on the itinerary; Photo or video fees at monuments; Personal expenses; Health Travel Insurance

10% discount for bookings until March 31st 2024

Route map

Route map

Starting point: Bucharest

Ending Point: Bucharest

Total distance: approx.1100 km (665 miles)

Total driving time: approx. 15 hrs.

Average daily driving time: approx. 3 hrs

Overnights in: Brasov, Sighisoara, Sibiu and Bucharest

 

 

 

 

Day 1. Tuesday, October 29th; BUCHAREST – SNAGOV – PREJMER – BRASOV

Bucharest - Parliament Palace
Bucharest
Snagov monastery
Prejmer Fortified Church

In the morning between 8.00-9.00 AM we’ll organize a pick-up from the hotels located in the central part of Bucharest. We’ll have a panoramic tour of Bucharest. Highlights: Parliament Palace, Revolution Square, Athenaeum, Royal Palace, Triumph Arch, Victoriei Avenue, etc
Then we’ll travel on the route to Transylvania crossing the scenic Carpathians mountains using the beautiful Prahova Valley.
First visit of our trip will be at Snagov monastery, located on a lake, it used to be a fortified monastery in the time of Vlad Dracula and it is believed that his tomb is located there.
Next we’ll continue across the Carpathians Mountains through the beautiful Prahova River Valley. Along the route we’ll have a stop where you can buy a quick lunch (sandwiches , pastry, etc) on your own expense.
On the other side of the mountains, in Transylvania we’ll visit a unique place included in the UNESCO Heritages List – Prejmer fortified church. Built starting with 13th century it is a sample of a religious and defensive system, used as a refuge by the local villagers in the Middle Ages.
End the day in Brasov – approx. 4.00 PM.
Check-in and overnight at Bella Muzica Hotel***, or similar located in the Historical Town

Prejmer Fortified Church
Prejmer Fortified Church
Brasov

Day 2. Wednesday, October 30th ; BRASOV – Private Halloween Party at Bran Castle

Brasov Old Town
Black Church Brasov
Brasov Fortifications
Halloween Party at Bran Castle

Breakfast between 07-10.00
Meet with your tour guide at 10.00. Start a walking tour of Brasov’s Historic Town.
Highlights: Council Square, Black Church, Ecaterina’s Gate, Weaver’s Bastion, White and Black towers, St Nicholas church.
Few people know that the famous Vlad Dracula has spent a few years in Brasov, doing trades and having a love affair with the beautiful Katharina.
The tour ends around 13.00 hrs. Time at your leisure to have lunch and to get ready for the Halloween party.
At 17.00 hrs we’ll depart on the route to Bran castle, where you’ll be invited to a:
Private Halloween Party inside of the Bran castle
It is a private event, dedicated just for the members of our groups (approx. 80-90 people).
The whole castle is rented for us until 23.00 hrs.
We’ll start with a night time tour of the castle guided by Vlad himself. You’ll have access to the majority of rooms including some which are not included in the standard tours.
During the event a fine Halloween dinner will be served with a 3 course meal and Bran castle wine and plum brandy.
Halloween party in the castle’s living room with music and dance.
Halloween costumes are highly recommended.
Around midnight we will return to the hotel. Overnight at the same hotel

Halloween Party at Bran castle
Halloween Party in Transylvania
Halloween Tour in Transylvania

Day 3. Thursday, October 31st; BRASOV – RUPEA - SIGHISOARA

Rupea Fortress

Breakfast between 07:00-10.00
At 10,30 and depart on the route to Sighisoara – the birthplace of Vlad Dracula.
On the route we’ll stop to visit Rupea fortress (14th century) , another sample of the Transylvanian defensive system.
Around 13.30 we’ll arrive at Sighisoara, one of the better preserved medieval towns from Transylvania. We’ll have a walking tour of Sighisoara’s historic centre. Highlights are: The Clock Tower, the Church on the Hill, the Scholar’s Stairs, The Monastery Church, the towers of the citadel (originally fourteen), The Shoemakers Town, the Tailor’s Tower, the Tinsmiths Tower.
Time at your leisure for lunch and souvenirs shopping (between 15.00-18.00 hrs).
At 18.00 we’ll go in a small family cellar where we’ll taste the local plum / pear brandy and fruit liqueurs, made after an old traditional family recipe.
At 19.00 hrs we’ll have a second Halloween Special Dinner in an old restaurant from Dracula’s birthplace.
Overnight in Sighisoara in a 3 stars hotel, located in the historic town.

Sighisoara
Sighisoara
Sighisoara

Day 4. Friday, Nov 1st. SIGHISOARA – CORVIN’S CASTLE – SIBIU

Breakfast between 07:00-9.00
At 9.30 departure from the hotel on the route to Hunedoara where we’ll visit the Corvin’s castle, the biggest medieval castle from Romania, built in 15th century.
We’ll end the day in Sibiu, one of the oldest and biggest medieval towns from Transylvania and former capital of this region. We’ll have a walking tour of the Sibiu’s Old District. The city is reminiscent of old European cities such as Nuremberg and it was founded in 1190 and grew to be the chief city of the Transylvanian Saxons. Highlights: the Big Square, the Small Square, The staircase Tower, the Lier’s Bridge, Evangelical, Catholic and Orthodox Cathedrals, medieval wall and fortifications.
Overnight in a 4 stars hotel from Sibiu.

Corvin Castle
Sibiu Old Town
Sibiu

Day 5. Saturday, Nov 2nd. SIBIU – BUCHAREST

Breakfast between 07:00-9.00. Check-out latest at 9.00
9.00 AM - departure by bus on the route to Bucharest, crossing the mountains through the beautiful Olt River Valley. Stop on the route at Cozia monastery, built in 14th century.
Arrive in Bucharest around 3.00 PM. Drop-off at your hotel in Bucharest (for central located hotels).

Halloween Tour in Romania

Optional services before / after your Halloween Tour in Transylvania

BUCHAREST EXTENSION – before / after the tour.
Hotel accommodation in 4 stars hotels
95 euro/person – accommodation in dbl room
80 euro/person – accommodation in single room

Airport to hotel or hotel to airport
40 euros/car (1-3 people) /one way
65 euro/minivan (4-7 people) / one way


PRIVATE TOUR IN ROMANIA. Before or after your Halloween tour we can design a private tour for you to explore more from Romania. Our country has many other things to show than the ones connected with Halloween or Vlad Dracula. There are regions like Maramures – up in the north of Romania, the region of wooden churches, carved gates and traditions or Bucovina with its famous painted monasteries. If you have more time to stay in Romania just ask for an additional tour. Prices on request.

Payment and Cancellations Policy for Halloween Tour in Romania

Payments
To secure your booking a deposit of 100 euro/person is required. For Early Booking offer the deposit is 30%.
The final payment has to be made with minimum 30 days prior the tour start.
The payments can be made online by credit card or by banking transfer
In certain circumstances can be made cash or card on arrival

Cancellations
Special conditions. If an emergency situation occurs (pandemic, disasters, revolution, war, etc) and the Romanian authorities or the authorities from the traveler’s country impose restrictions to travel, to enter or leave the country, the cancellation can be made anytime without any penalty.

Standard conditions. If none of the above mentioned situations occur the cancellation policy is:
No penalty apply if the cancellation is made with minimum 30 days prior the tour. Any deposit paid will be refunded in maximum 10 days.
50 % penalty fee apply if the cancellation is made with 5-29 days prior the our departure.
100% penalty fee apply if the cancellation is made with less than 5 days prior the tour start or in case of NO SHOW.

Customize your Halloween tour in Transylvania

If you have extra time to spend in Romania before or after our Dracula Halloween tour we can offer you additional private guided services. You can choose to visit other Romanian regions as Maramures or Bucovina or to spend more time and visit other things in Transylvania. In this way you can have a better experience and a better way to discover Romania.

You can also choose for a combined tour of Romania and one of the neighbouring countries as Bulgaria, Moldova or Hungary.

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Why to book this tour?

Transylvania is one of the best destinations in Europe to spend your Halloween. The old medieval towns, castles and fortresses are still well preserved and you’ll enjoy the medieval atmosphere. The legend and real life of Vlad Dracula are connected with the history of Transylvania. Why is our Halloween tour the best choice? Because it is the only tour which include a great unforgoteble party at Bran castle. 
Have you ever had a Halloween party in a medieval castle? What can be a better choice to spend your Halloween night than an amazing Halloween party at Bran Castle.  Special Halloween Dinner in Sighisoara Old Town - the birthplace of Vlad Dracula. Above all this we’ll visit the main attractions of Romania and other sights connected with the life of Vlad Dracula. We hope you’ll agreed that this is the best Halloween Tour in Transylvania and one of the best Halloween tours in Europe.