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What you can expect during this experience
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Face masks provided for travellers
Updated 20-06-23 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20-06-23 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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  • Pass by Romanian Athenaeum (Ateneul Roman)
  • 1
    Peles Castle
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Brasov Historical Center
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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  • 3
    Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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Important Information
Duration
12h
Inclusions
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Small-group tour (maximum 8 people per group)
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Headsets to hear the guide
  • Walking tour in Brasov
  • Pick-up from centrally located hotels/Hostels (selected hotels/hostels only)
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch
  • Photo fees ( 35 Ron for Peles Castle)
  • Entry/Admission - Black Church (Biserica Neagra)
  • Entrance Fees ( 30 Ron for Peles castle - standard ground floor exhibition, 40 Ron for Bran Castle)
  • Entry/Admission - Peles Castle
  • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Maximum is 8 people
  • Youth must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Peles Castle is closed on Monday and Tuesdays in February and March 2020. You will visit Rasnov Citadel on these days or you will spend more time at Bran Castle & Brasov
  • We pick up from provided list of hotels that are situated in the central area of Bucharest. If you are located in an apartment, hotel or hostel that is not on our list, please indicate the address and we will contact you the day before the tour starts to let you know the pick-up/meeting time and if your hotel/hostel/apartment is not situated in the central area we will call for you to meet the minivan in a central spot/meeting point.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children under 11 y.o. cannot attend shared tours
  • Minimum age of the participant is 11 years old
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Your guide will assist you with purchasing the entrance tickets (30 RON for Peles castle, standard ground floor exhibition, 40 RON for Bran Castle)
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Tatiana wrote a review Sep. 16
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The guide was excellent He knows a lot about history and you can learn a lot with him Very social and kind The trip is exceptionnal, the castles are amazing and very good looking An amazing day that will stay forever in our memories Thanks again
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Alex wrote a review Jul. 2020
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The guide was very nice and knowledgeable. He kindly answered every question and was very helpful. Regarding the tour, we loved the three stops, the castles and the towns were absolutely beautiful and I highly recommend seeing them if you come to Romania!
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Marina de Laitre wrote a review Jul. 2020
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You can’t visit Romania without visiting what the places this guide offers! We had a great day and learnt a lot!
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Michele Burcu wrote a review Jul. 2020
Bucharest, Romania3 contributions1 helpful vote
We had such a great experience with our friendly and energetic tour guide Marius. Having a multicultural group of Turkey, France and Poland it was such a great experience.
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Sonia wrote a review Jul. 2020
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Marius, our guide was very nice! We learned a lot about Romania and the history. I definitely recommend this tour. We had a great time!!
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Date of experience: July 2020
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About the operator

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cowchucker
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Best trip to Bran's and peles castle + walk around brasov!
Cosmin was a fantastic guide and the best one I could hope for. He was not only very informative and funny but he m
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alinocafeitosa
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Tour na Romênia
The itinerary of the trip was very well prepared, however, the guide / driver (Mauricius) was very bad. He was rude
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georgezorzos
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Tour
The tour was amazing. Bran castle is so atmospheric and the castle Pelles is absolutely beautiful. I would like to
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Pathfinder674300
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Guide Christian
Amazing one day trip to Transylvania, we were touring in two castles and in Barsov , Christian is a very good and i
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Dabheoc
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Bogdan. The best tour guide to see Transylvania.
Bogdan took us on a tour of the castles of Transylvania. He was a fantastic host with great knowledge of Bran & Pel
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petros t
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Perfect
Perfect day trip. Great value for money. Christian is very helpful and provides many useful information
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Alexpan06
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A wonderful tour!
Cosmin was the perfect guide and made this tour an unforgettable experience!He's the man for the job
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martinhP4520SR
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A really good guide
It was a good tour with a lot of interesting informations and funny comments. Cosmin our guide was very solicitous
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micha_i2018
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Transylvania’s trip
Great trip with very funny guide Cosmin :) I can recommend it for everyone! Beautiful places, comfortable car and a
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885gabrielaa
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Awesome tour to Castle Peles and Bran Castle
Cosmin is a really nice guide, he pick us on time, and he explain everything very clear, the day past really fast,
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51st31st
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The best tour to the castles!
Our guide Marius was amazing, picked us up on time at 07:30 and we were back in Bucharest by 18:00!! We visited Bra
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panostit
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Very nice and cheap tour
Our tour guide Cristian was very informative and nice.The only drowback was the traffic because we went Friday so w
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KajareeP
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Had more fun that we expected! Great tour.
It was a 12 hour long tour and we had the most comfortable and enjoyable experience on it. Cristan was really hospi
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geraldpCamrose
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Excellent 4 Day Trip
We just completed a 4 day trip from Budapest to Bucharest with Paul. It was an amazing trip. Paul gave us the ins
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aditimsra
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An amazing trip
Those 12 hours were totally worth it. The places were beautiful. Plus it snowed and I couldn’t have asked for more!
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  • Duration: 12h
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