4 days, 3 nights
Your Own Party
Completely Private Tour
Embark on an extraordinary 4-day Transylvania tour, where an unforgettable experience awaits you. Our expertly crafted tour takes you on a captivating exploration of Romania’s most iconic landmarks, including the breathtaking Peles Castle and the legendary Bran Castle. Experience the warm hospitality of the locals with a delightful home-hosted meal, immersing yourself in the region’s authentic flavors and traditions. Prepare to be awestruck as we venture along the world-famous Transfagarasan Road, winding through stunning mountain scenery that will leave you breathless. With personalized guidance from our expert licensed tour guide, every moment is filled with discovery and wonder.
Immerse yourself in the charm of Transylvania, where surprises and small touches await, making this tour an experience you’ll treasure forever.
Your adventure begins as you depart from Bucharest and head towards the mesmerizing city of Brasov. En route, you'll embark on a scenic drive through the breathtaking Carpathian Mountains. Your first stop is the iconic Peles Castle in Sinaia, a true masterpiece of German Renaissance architecture. Marvel at its grandeur and explore its lavish interiors, surrounded by stunning natural landscapes. Continuing your journey, you'll arrive in the village of Bran, where the legendary Bran Castle awaits. Step into the world of myths and legends as you explore this medieval fortress, often associated with the tales of Count Dracula. Uncover the secrets of Bran Castle and immerse yourself in its captivating history. As the day unfolds, you'll reach the charming city of Brasov. Embark on a delightful walking tour through its cobblestone streets and discover the old town's hidden treasures. Visit the impressive Black Church, wander through the picturesque Council Square, and admire the historic Catherine's Gate. Let the enchanting atmosphere of Brasov captivate your senses. Accommodation for the night will be in a centrally located 3*** or superior hotel in Brasov, with breakfast included.
After a delightful breakfast, prepare to indulge in the rich heritage of Transylvania. Your first destination is the tranquil village of Viscri, known for its picturesque landscapes and the remarkable Viscri fortified church. Step inside this UNESCO World Heritage Site and marvel at its architectural beauty. Immerse yourself in the history and traditions of this charming village. It is time for lunch now, so indulge in a truly authentic experience as you savor a traditional home-hosted lunch in the idyllic village of Viscri, immersing yourself in the rich flavors of Transylvanian cuisine. Continuing your journey, you'll make your way to the captivating town of Sighisoara, the best-preserved medieval town in Romania. Explore the winding streets of the citadel during a guided walking tour and discover its historical gems. Admire the stunning Clock Tower, stroll through the colorful Citadel Square, and visit the birthplace of Vlad the Impaler, famously known as Dracula. As the day draws to a close, take some time to relax and immerse yourself in the magical ambiance of Sighisoara. Accommodation for the night will be in a centrally located 4**** hotel or superior in Sighisoara, with breakfast included.
After a delicious breakfast, set off on a journey to discover the cultural treasures of Transylvania. Your first stop is the enchanting village of Biertan, home to a remarkable fortified church designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the intricate details of this architectural marvel and immerse yourself in its fascinating history. Continuing your journey, you'll have the opportunity to visit a local copper craftsman in a nearby village. Experience the artistry firsthand as you witness the coppersmith's skillful techniques and learn about the traditional craft. Please note that availability for this visit cannot be guaranteed due to the family's personal program, but we will do our best to arrange it for you. After this unique encounter, you'll make your way to the charming village of Sibiu. Embark on a captivating walking tour of the old town and soak in the vibrant atmosphere. Admire the medieval fortifications, stroll through the bustling squares, and cross the iconic Liars Bridge. Let the rich heritage of Sibiu leave you in awe! Accommodation for the night will be in a centrally located 4**** hotel or superior in Sibiu, with breakfast included.
On your final day of this unforgettable journey, you have two options depending on the time of the year. From July to October, get ready for an exhilarating drive along the legendary Transfagarasan Road. As you traverse the winding mountainous route, be prepared to be awe-struck by the breathtaking scenery that unfolds before your eyes. This iconic road, famously featured on the renowned TV show "Top Gear" with Jeremy Clarkson calling it "the best Road in the world", offers panoramic views, dramatic twists and turns, and an unforgettable driving experience. For those traveling between November and June, we will take an equally captivating route. You'll embark on a scenic drive via the picturesque Olt River Gorge, immersing yourself in the natural beauty of the surrounding landscapes. Along the way, we will make a stop at the magnificent Cozia Monastery, known for its stunning architecture and spiritual significance. Explore the monastery's intricate details and discover the stories behind its rich history. Whichever route you embark upon, rest assured that your journey will be filled with memorable moments and captivating sights. The tour will conclude as we arrive back in Bucharest in the evening, where your guide will drop you off at your hotel. Note: Availability of driving on the Transfagarasan Road is subject to weather conditions and road closures. In the event that the road is inaccessible, we will take the alternative route via Olt River Gorge as described above.