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From Bucharest: Dracula's Castle Private Day Trip

From Bucharest: Dracula's Castle Private Day Trip

From US$ 163.18 per person

Discover the medieval fortress of Bran Castle in the Prahova Valley on this full-day tour from Bucharest. Explore the surrounding areas of Brasov, and admire the beautiful natural scenery.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Romanian, English, Italian, Spanish, French
Pickup included
The driver will pick you up at your hotel or preferred meeting point in Bucharest. Be ready 10 minutes before the scheduled pickup time.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the inspiration for Dracula's Castle at Bran Castle
  • Enjoy the fresh air and the beautiful landscapes in Transylvania
  • Admire the Sinaia Monastery
Full description

Travel through the mountain scenery to Bran and visit Bran Castle, commonly known as Dracula’s Castle on this private day trip from Bucharest. Learn the legend of the terrifying fictional Count and wander through the Gothic chambers and turrets.

Begin with a pickup from your hotel in Bucharest and head north to the Transylvanian Alps to Sinaia and Brasov. See the 17th century Sinaia Monastery, inspired by a church in Mount Sinai.

Next, arrive at Bran Castle and explore spooky hallways, towers, chambers and discover its history with your guide. At the end of the tour, return to your hotel in Bucharest.

Includes
  • Private transportation
  • Private guide/driver
  • Wifi
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must present either proof of full vaccination, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 3 months, or a negative test taken no more than 24 hours before the activity starts
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc). Participants under 18 may also use a school photo ID. Participants under 12 must be accompanied by an adult who meets the above requirements. Participants who do not comply with these requirements will be denied entry or asked to leave the theater
  • All participants must also bring a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, etc)
  • All participants must also bring a valid form of ID (e.g. passport, driver's license, identity card, student card, etc)

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • The tour is flexible regarding changes to the daily itinerary even after the start of the tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5

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Daniel was a great tour guide. I took a solo tour and he helped me in skipping ahead of the line on a very busy day at Castle Bran. I usually don’t take tours when visiting new areas but I’m glad I booked with this touring agency as it was fun and filled with knowledge. It was totally worth it!

August 13, 2022

June 10, 2022

Nicolas was an excellent guide on this fast trip from Bucharest to Bran Castle. Friendly and knowledgable and we really enjoyed the trip and lunch with him

May 13, 2022

Product ID: 410746