Immerse yourself in the Gothic legends and dramatic architecture of Transylvania on this private full-day tour of Bran Castle (Dracula’s Castle) and Rasnov Fortress. Ideal for travelers with limited time in Transylvania, this 11-hour excursion allows you to tick off four highlights in just one day. Take guided tours of Bran Castle and the Rasnov Fortress, stop to sample Romanian specialties, and travel back to the prehistoric ages at Dino Parc. Entrance fees and lunch are not included, however round-trip hotel transport from Brasov is.
Your private tour begins at 10am, when you’ll be collected from your hotel in a climate-controlled vehicle. During the scenic drive through the Carpathian Mountains, your guide reveals Transylvanian legends of Dracula and Vlad the Impaler.
On arrival at the picturesque village of Sinaia, head straight to the Neo-Renaissance gem of Peles Castle, a regal residence home to 170 rooms and elaborate hand-painted murals. Following a tour of the castle, proceed to the world-renowned Bran Castle (Dracula’s Castle).
Explore the architectural icon, built in the 1211 by Teutonic Knights, and discover why Bram Stoker was inspired to set his seminal Gothic novel Dracula in Transylvania.
Next up is the Rasnov Fortress, a medieval fortification boasting a picturesque hilltop perch. Explore courtyards, a chapel, and enjoy panoramic vistas before returning to the vehicle for your final stop: Dino Parc.
Dino Parc is a forested expanse filled with statues of fearsome dinosaurs - its sure to delight children and adults alike. Spend a while exploring the park before you return to your vehicle and relax during the journey back to your Brasov hotel, where your tour concludes.