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The tour to Transylvania, visiting the main medieval fortresses and cities, which guide you back in the medieval ages with their beauty, traditions and legends. Come to see and find more about the history of Transylvania and it's people. Highlights of the tour: Brasov, Sibiu, Sighisoara, Biertan fortified church, Bran castle, Rasnov fortress, Prejmer fortified church, Hunyad Castle.
Small Group Tour in Transylvania (up to 15 people). Guided in English.
Guaranteed departures in 2018: Every Thursday from May to September
Day by Day Itinerary:
Day1. BUCHAREST – SINAIA - BRASOV
In the morning meet with our guide iat your hotel in Bucharest or at the airport (for flights arriving up to 11.00). Start your group tour to Transylvania.
Leave the city on the route to Sinaia. Visit the Peles Castle, former summer residence of the Romanian kings. Peles castle is considered one of the best castles in Europe.
End the day in Brasov with a visit of the medieval center of Brasov, Walking tour in the Old Town of Brasov, having an old history since 1235. The main sites are: Council Square, Black Chuch, White and Black Towers, Weaver’s Bastion and Ecaterina’s Gate, St Nicholas Church, The Rope’s street, a.s.o.
Accomodation at Capitol Hotel *** or similar, located in the Old Town.
Day 2: BRASOV - PREJMER – SIGHISOARA - BRASOV
Breakfast. Depart from Brasov to explore the saxon heritages from the Transylvania. First stop and visit at Prejmer Fortress, one of the best preserved of its kind in Eastern Europe The church is modeled after churches of Jerusalem, as well as built in the style of Late Gothic churches from the The main sights: Clock Tower and History Museum, Birth place of Vlad Tepes (Vlad the Impaler), Covered stairs, Church on the Hill, towers and fortifications…
Return to Brasov. On the route can also be admired old saxon villages, the Rupea Citadel, the Saschiz Chuch, the Saschiz Citadel. Accomodation in the same hotel.
Day 3 BRASOV – RASNOV - SIBIU – BRASOV
First visit is at Rasnov Fortress. Built in 1331, the Fortress had a defence role and it was a shelter for the inhabitants of Rasnov in case of enemy attacks.Next we’ll drive to Sibiu – one of the most important medieval cities from Transylvania. Walking tour in the old town. Highlights: Big Square, Little Square, Orthodox and Evanghelic Cathedrals, Liars bridge, aso. Return to Brasov in the late afternoon. Accomodation in the same hotel.
Day. 4 BRASOV –- BRAN – BUCHAREST
Continue your journey to Bran with it’s famous Bran castle. Also called Dracula`s Castle, 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.
After the Bran Castle visit you can spend some time for souvenires shooping and than leave Transylvania and go back to Bucharest. Drop off at Bucharest International Airport (estimated time 2.30-3.00 PM) or at another location from Bucharest
END OF TRANSYLVANIA GROUP TOUR SERVICES
450 EURO/person – accommodation in dbl/twin room
500 Euro/person – accommodation in single room
Included in price
3 nights accomodation in 3 stars hotels; daily breakfast, transport with minibus; Tour Guide - English language. Entrance tickets at the monuments (standard tours)
Not included in price
Airfaire; Other services not specified on the itinerary; Photo and video fees; Other meals except breakfasts; Banking or e-payment fees
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