PELES CASTLE, BRAN CASTLE AND BRASOV CITY - BOOK THE PERFECT TOUR!
Highlights of Peles castle, Bran castle and Brasov city tour
- Peles castle tour
- Bran castle tour
- Lunch in a traditional, rustic place
- Brasov city center
And other secret places that will make you want more.
Details of Peles castle, Bran castle and Brasov city tour:
Start and end point: at your hotel or another chosen location in Bucharest
Distance: 370 km
Departure hour: 07:30 AM
Note: When Peles castle is closed (Mondays all year, Tuesdays in winter and the whole month of November), we will visit Bran torture room instead
Peles castle, Bran castle and Brasov city tour description:
Peles castle, Bran castle and Brasov city tour is the most popular day trip from Bucharest. This trip will show you the most known attractions in Romania: Peles castle, the royal residence, Bran castle, the famous count Dracula’s castle and the city center of Brasov, a beautiful medieval city. On the way you will have the chance to admire the Carpathian mountains and scenic roads. Romania’s castles will amaze you. The beautiful nature will inspire you. This trip will remain in your heart forever.
Peles castle, Bran castle and Brasov city tour will start in Bucharest, where the guide will pick you up from your hotel. After a two hours ride you will arrive in Sinaia, a popular mountain resort. This resort hosts the first attraction in your tour: Peles castle.
The Peles castle in Sinaia, summer residence for the kings of Romania, was built from the desire of king Carol I of Romania. He visits Sinaia and falls in love with beauty of that place. He decides to built here a castle, that later will become summer residence. The castle has 160 rooms and many entrances and stairs. The central tower is 66 meters high. Peles has also a theatre room with a small stage and 60 seats . It has also some very modern features for its time: central heating. Unlike other trips on the market, our guide will escort you inside the castle. In the Peles castle tour he will present you amazing history, beautiful rooms and stories less known about Romania.
Peles castle tour
After the scenic road in the Carpathian mountains your next stop will be in Bran to visit Bran castle, also known as Dracula castle. The story of Bran castle begins in medieval times when the Teutonic knits built a fortress in Bran. The current Bran castle was built later by the people in Brasov. With a tumultuous history, hosting one king after another, Bran castle is today a museum. Our guide will unveil for you the castle’s darkest secrets and its connections with Dracula and the royal family.
Interest to know more about Dracula? Check our Secret story of Dracula day trip from Bucharest.
Bran castle tour
After two beautiful castles it’s time to relax and enjoy your lunch in a traditional place. Taste the Romanian food and your taste buds will thank you. After this relaxing lunch, Brasov city center waits to be discovered. Our guide will offer you a Brasov city tour in the old town. Admire the Black church, the biggest Gothic church in Romania. Take pictures with the medieval houses and the big Council Square. Enjoy the walk on the narrowest street in East Europe. Feel Brasov and let it charm you!
Want to visit more medieval places in Transylvania? Check our Medieval Transylvania 3 days tour.
Brasov city tour