ROMANIA AND BEST OF TRANSYLVANIA
4 days : Bucharest – Sinaia – Brasov – Sighisoara – Sibiu
Day by day itinerary:
DAY 1 Bucharest – Sinaia – Rasnov – Bran – Brasov
9.00 arrival Welcome to Romania!
You’ll connect with our English speaking guide at the airport.
Morning 2 hours drive to Sinaia, the pearl of mountain resorts in Romania.
12.00 Explore the main point of attraction, the royal Peles Castle,
one of the best preserved and the most beautiful royal residences in Europe.
13.00 Continue your journey with Transylvania’s symbol, Bran Castle. The edifice owes its fame both to its unique charm and to the myth Bram Stoker created around Dracula. In 1920, Queen Mary, the niece of Queen Victoria of Great Britain, turned the castle into a beautiful summer residence.
Or if closed to Rasnov the largest peasant fortification ever built in Eastern Europe is your next destination.
16.00 Your journey ends in medieval Saxon city of Brasov.
20.00 Dinner in one of the best restaurants in Brasov, to better capture the Saxon atmosphere,
Accommodate in a centrally located hotel .
Day 2 Brasov – Sighisoara
9.00 . Morning explore Brasov, a city with an outstanding medieval atmosphere which has played a vital role in Romania’s history, both old and new.
10.00 Visit the most famous landmark of Brasov,the Black Church, the largest gothic edifice in South – Eastern Europe. and Schei traditional Romanian district of Brasov
13.00 Next stop, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Sighisoara Medieval Citadel. Founded by Saxons during the 12th century, Sighisoara still stands as one of Europe’s most beautiful and still inhabited fortified cities.
Sighisoara is also the place where Vlad the Impaler, known as Dracula, was born. .
20.00 Dinner in Casa Vlad Dracul Restaurant, the very place where Vlad Dracul was borne, turned today into a cozy restaurant
Module: You can complete your staying in Sighisoara with a wine/ brandy tasting session. You need reservation with your tour guide
Accommodate in a 3* hotel of an outstanding medieval charm, located in the heart of the medieval citadel or to a nearby modern Inn: Dracula’s Inn
Day 3 Sighisoara – Medias—Sibiu
9.00 Depart to Medias via another important UNESCO World Heritage Site on your itinerary, the traditional Saxon village of Biertan, home to the best known of all the Saxon fortified churches.
12.00 Quick stop in Medias one of the former & Saxon Citadels of Transylvania
Drive next to the traditional Romanian village of Sibiel. Visit or visit the Village Museum, in Sibiu the largest outdoor exhibition of peasant settlements from all over Romania
16.00 Afternoon in the European cultural capital of 2007, Sibiu.
The fortified town of Sibiu has been the centre of Romania’s German minority since medieval times and it is one of Romania’s most beautiful cities…
Visit a top tourist attraction of Sibiu, the Bruckental Museum, displaying important works of art: Rubens, Titzian, Van Dyke. Orthodox Cathedral,
Day 4 Sibiu – Bucharest
15.00 Enjoy a short city tour; discover why the capital city of Bucharest was once surnamed the little Paris. Major highlights include: Romanian Athenaeum; Romanian Opera; the Triumph Arch, a little smaller than the one in Paris, but also located at the intersection of six boulevards; the Parliament Palace the second largest building in the world after the Pentagon;
17.00 departure transfer to Bucharest airport for the flight back
Informative price per person 16 36 Euro
– 3 nights accommodation sharing a double room,
and meals as per program
in hotel 3*/4* stars according with availabilities
– transportation – City tour of Bucharest
– authorized touristic guide all the itinerary
– airplane tickets not included in the above price