7-day Transylvania road trip self-driving tour

7-day Transylvania road trip self-driving tour

Highlights of 7-day Transylvania road trip self-driving tour:

Day 1: Arrival and Bucharest tour
Day 2: Road trip in Transylvania – Sibiu
Day 3: A white citadel in Romania and Corvin castle
Day 4: Beautiful places in Transylvania – Sighisoara
Day 5: A haunted fortress in Transylvania
Day 6: Best known castle in Transylvania
Day 7: Back to Bucharest

Details of 7-day Transylvania road trip self-driving tour:

Duration: 7 days
Start and end point: in Bucharest
Note: For your rented car you will need your passport and international driving licence. When you pick up the car you will sign the contract with the car rental company and you will pay a guarantee of 100 euro. If everything is ok you will receive the guarantee back.

7-day road trip in Transylvania
Transylvania road trip self-driving tour
7-day Transylvania road trip

7-day Transylvania road trip self-driving tour itinerary description:

This 7-day Transylvania itinerary was designed to offer you a relaxing holiday in Romania. During this Transylvania road trip you will discover mysterious legends and interesting stories. Medieval cities and fairy tale castles will unveil themselves in front of you. Your taste buds will be charmed by the local cuisine. Beautiful landscapes will amaze you. The most beautiful places in Transylvania will be discovered one by one!

7-day Transylvania road trip self-driving tour

Pick up your rented car from the airport and start your holiday in Romania with a tour of its capital, Bucharest. Don’t forget to visit Parliament palace and Village museum after you enjoy a cup of coffee in the old town.
Accommodation in Bucharest
1 Arrival in Bucharest

If you are interested to discover the dark secrets of Bucharest, you can also book our Haunted Bucharest tour.

Day 1: Arrival and Bucharest tour

Bucharest it is connected with Sibiu through a beautiful road that crosses the Carpathian mountains following the Olt river. On the road, you can stop to visit an old citadel in Transylvania, Cisnadioara citadel. In the afternoon you have time to explore the medieval city of Sibiu, former cultural European capital. You will discover here its narrow streets, old buildings, historical walls and cozy cafes.
Accommodation in Sibiu

2 Transylvania road trip

Day 2: Road trip in Transylvania - Sibiu

The day will start with a walking tour in the white citadel of Romania, Alba-Iulia, a star-shaped citadel full of history and beautiful meaning for Romanian people. Here took place the big Unification of Romania after the First World War, on 1 December 1918, that became later the national day of Romania.
In the afternoon, you can visit Corvin castle, a medieval jewel remained intact, one of the most beautiful in Europe.
Accommodation in Sibiu

3 Beautiful places in Transylvania

 

Day 3: A white citadel in Romania and Corvin castle

You will spend your fourth day enjoying beautiful citadels in Transylvania and their medieval atmosphere. In the morning you can start with a visit of the big fortified church in Biertan, a small citadel in an isolated village.
The afternoon will be used for a slow walk through beautiful old houses, knights and artistic shops in the citadel of Sighisoara, the only medieval citadel in Europe still inhabited.
Accommodation in Sibiu

4 Citadel in Transylvania

 

Day 4: Beautiful places in Transylvania - Sighisoara

It is time to leave Sibiu behind and continue your Transylvania road trip to Brasov, an important medieval town in Transylvania. On the way to Brasov you will admire the beautiful Carpathian mountains and visit Fagaras fortress to find its dark history.
In the afternoon you will enjoy the mix of old towers, ancient buildings, modern pubs and nature in Brasov. This city has something for everybody!
Accommodation in Brasov

5 Transylvania haunted fortress

Day 5: A haunted fortress in Transylvania

Day six will be dedicated to explore the surroundings of Brasov. You will visit the best known castle in Transylvania: Bran castle, the famous count Dracula’s castle. Bran castle, known for its connection with count Dracula, will tell you its story and reveal its secrets. On the way to Bran castle you can stop and visit Rasnov fortress, another beauty.
Accommodation in Brasov

Day 6: Best known castle in Transylvania

Your self-guided tour in Transylvania will end in Bucharest. Leave your rented car at the Henri Coanda airport and you will be transferred to your terminal, just in time to catch your plane back home.

14 Bucharest airport

Day 7: Back to Bucharest

Price:

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Included:
Car rental for 7 days
Assistance during the entire tour
6 nights accommodation in 3/4* locations as mentioned (breakfast included)
Detailed itinerary (tips& tricks to visit each place, restaurant recommendation, assistance for any question during the trip etc)
Entrance fees for Peles, Bran and Corvinilor castles, Fagaras fortress and the fortified church in Biertan

Not included:
Entrance fees
Other meals
Fuel and parking fees

Optional (Available upon request):
Single room supplement
Private guide

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If you book less than 10 days prior to your tour, please also call us at 0040756536779. The down payment for this tour is 20% of the total amount. You can pay it online, by credit card or by bank transfer. You will receive all the details in our email.