First day is arrival in Bucharest. We pick you up from the airport and provide transfer to accommodation in the city center.
On the 2nd day of your Romanian trip we go on a walking tour to discover the secrets and intriguing stories of Bucharest. We tour the city center and Old Town and also visit one of the biggest administrative buildings in the world: the Palace of Parliament.
Today we start our Transylvanian road trip with a first stop in Sinaia to visit Peles Castle, undoubtedly one of the most beautiful in Europe. From Sinaia we drive to Bran to visit the famous and spooky Dracula castle. We overnight in Brasov, a charming medieval Transylvanian city. Visit to the Black Church included.
From Brasov we start towards Sighisoara, UNESCO heritage site and one of the best preserved and most colorful medieval citadels in the world. There we visit the Clock Tower, Dracula’s birthplace and the Church on the Hill. From Sighisoara we visit Biertan fortified church, an impressive Middle Age Evangelical church and also a UNESCO heritage site. Our last stop is Sibiu, the heart of Transylvania where we overnight.
We start our morning with a walking tour of Sibiu Old Town and visit the Council Tower, Evangelical church and the Bridge of Lies before leaving for Bucharest.
During the 1st of July and 31st of October the road back to Bucharest is via the Transfagarasan Highway, one of the most spectacular in the world. Please be aware that this route is weather dependable.
Day 6 is dedicated to the beautiful and elegant palaces of Bucharest: Cotroceni Palace and Primaverii Palace. While Cotroceni is a former royal residence and partly the current office of the president of Romania, Primaverii Palace is the former private residence of the dictator Nicolae Ceausescu and his family.
Day 7 is a wine tasting trip to the wine region of Dealu Mare, a hillside area set at the foot of the Carpathians, famous for its red wines. During the warm season, a visit to the muddy volcanos is possible upon request.
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Included in the tour:
Extra: photo tax, plane tickets, insurance, meals besides the ones mentioned on the itinerary.
Please be aware that a non refundable deposit will be needed in order to secure booking. Deposit is payable via bank transfer.