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From Bucharest: Peles and Dracula's Castle Full-Day Tour

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Activity provider: Trip2Ro

From Bucharest: Peles and Dracula's Castle Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: Trip2Ro
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Enjoy a guided, full-day trip from Bucharest to Peles Castle and Dracula's Castle. Discover the heart of Transylvania and the myth of Count Dracula.

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Duration 12 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Italian
Small group
Limited to 15 participants


  • Visit the unique Bran Castle, also known as Dracula's Castle
  • Learn about the legend of Dracula and the story of Vlad the Impaler
  • Visit one of the most beautiful castles in Europe: Peles Castle
  • Pass through unique Saxon villages of Transylvania
Full description

Travel with your guide in the morning from Bucharest to the countryside. See famous architecture, including Dracula's Castle, and ancient architecture in Brasov before returning to your accommodation.

Leave the city with your guide on the route to Sinaia. Visit the Peles Castle, former summer residence of the kings of Romania. Admire a museum of furniture and ornamental objects, carpets, tapestry, sculptures, paintings, and a weaponry collections from the 15th up to the 19th century. Continue the journey to Bran, famous for Bran Castle, also called Dracula's Castle, known for its significance in local and history, and literature.

  • Tour guide and driver
  • Pickup and drop-off from selected central accommodations in Bucharest
  • Guided Tour of Peles Castle
  • Guided Tour of Bran (Dracula's) Castle
  • Entrance tickets to the castles ( 50 ron Peles Castle and 45 ron Bran Castle)
  • Tips
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • Children under 4 years
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Please wear comfortable shoes
  • Peles Castle is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays from 27.09.2021 to 10.05.2022. If your tour is booked within this time period, you will see Peles Castle from the outside
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 /5

based on 71 reviews

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Very nice trip. Firstly, I would like to travel by train. But the public transport is not convenient, it is impossible to visite these three places in one day (maybe but difficult). The guide and driver are very nice and professional. The Peles castle is interesting, and Brasov is a beautiful city. The Bran castle is not recommended. If you visite by yourself, The bran castle is not necessary. If you don’t want to waste time, this trip is the best.

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August 5, 2022

The guide kept us informed and was very knowledgable on the way to the castles, pointing out all the sights and the history / culture. I was really looked after when I became travel sick so thank you so much Mattia. I felt this trip was well organised and would recommend

March 21, 2022

From the moment we were picked up, 720am at our apartment, Vlad was so happy and smiley! Our guide was so knowledgable of Bucharest, Peles and Bran castle, engaged in conversation so much, kept it exciting! He was an excellent driver, took care of everything so that we were at ease, the day was stress free and simple. Amazing English too. Peles castle.. wow and bran was amazing too. Two castles so amazing on different scales.

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March 9, 2022

Product ID: 52472