From Bucharest we will take the road into Sibiu, then Sighisoara, Bran and Brasov, and Sinaia, to visit the most spectacular medieval sites of Romania.
After your arrival at Bucharest International Henry Coanda Airport, we arrange for transfer to your hotel located in the city center, followed by dinner in the old town in a traditional Romanian Restaurant.
Starts with a half day city tour, where we visit the Palace of Parliament, (1.5 hour guided tour), the Christian Orthodox Church of the Patriarchy, and the Unknown soldiers grave in the Carol Park. Tour will end with lunch in a restaurant or garden terrace where you will get the chance to taste local dedicacies and drink the local beer or wine. Free time during the afternoon for shopping. On Thursday or Friday evenings you can attend a concert at the Romanian Atheneum.
We depart north towards Sibiu, Transylvania. Driving time is about 3 hours, with breathtaking sites of the Carpathian Mountains in the Olt Valley. On the route, we do several stops, including the 15th Century Cozia Monastery. Free time during the afternoon followed by dinner in a Traditional Cellar Restaurant.
Breakfast and a walking tour of the Old Town in Sibiu, and depart for Sighisoara. After a 2 hour drive we arrive in one of Europe’s oldest and best preserved medieval fortresses with houses more than 300 years old still inhabited. We check into our hotel and do a walking tour of the fortress, which includes visiting the House where Vlad Tepes, “Dracula” lived. Dinner in Sighisoara.
We depart towards Bran, where after a 2-hour drive visit Bran / “Dracula’s” Castle. The Bran village is perfect to buy local souvenirs from Romania at very good prices. Lunch in Bran. We will check into a very nice 4-star hotel in Brasov for the last night in Transylvania. Dinner in the hotel in Brasov.
Walking tour of the Center of Brasov, the Black Church after which we drive to Sinaia and visit Peles Palace. Afternoon lunch in Sinaia. We return to Bucharest to the same hotel you stayed initially.
Breakfast and transfer to the airport for your return flight home.
We look forward to guiding you!