Day Trip to Dracula`s Castle

Explore Transylvania: mysterious Dracula's Castle and Peles Castle, the pearl of Carpathians


    Enjoy the fresh air and the beautiful landscapes in Transylvania
    Visit the stunning Peles Castle in Sinaia “the Pearl of the Carpathians"
    Visit Bran Castle, the legendary castle of Count Dracula
    Walking tour in the historical centre of the medieval city of Brasov: The Black Church, The Council Square, The Old Walls of the fortress
    Free time in Brasov

What's included?

    Entrance tickets
    Convenient pick-up/meeting point for Bucharest downtown hotels & hostels
    Professional tour guide
    Round-trip transportation

What's excluded?

    Photography & Video fees (applied at the Peles castle only)
    Phone calls and other personal expenses

Trip details


Explore the fascinating region of Transylvania choosing one of the best Dracula’s Castle tours from Gray Line Romania. Transylvania will take your breath away with its beautiful mountain landscape, gothic architecture and picturesque medieval villages. You’re bound to love this guided tour as it wends its way from Bucharest.

First on this day trip from Bucharest is a visit to the region of Valahia where you will discover Peles Castle situated in picturesque Sinaia, “The Pearl of the Carpathians”. This former home of the Romanian Royal Family is a masterpiece of design, with stunning turrets and great attention to detail, as well as providing unbelievable views across the mountains.
From here the tour will wend its way into Transylvania and towards Bran Castle, where the legend of Count Dracula is kept alive all year round. Built in the 13th century Bran Castle is an intriguing hilltop fortress, and one of the most famous landmarks in Romania. Tourists gather from every corner of the world to experience a guided tour of this majestic castle, which is famed to have belonged to Vlad the Impaler, the alleged inspiration for Count Dracula. Both of these names are steeped in mystery and myth, and you will delight in exploring the origin of both.

Next on this fantastic day trip, you will be treated to a Brasov walking tour, which is a guided tour around a most gorgeous medieval city that is surrounded by the towering Carpathian Mountains. This Brasov city tour will take in the historical center of this gem, including the Black Church, the Council Square, and the Old Walls, as well as leaving time to explore, shop, and dine.
Experience Transylvania’s unique charm with Dracula’s Castle tours and we promise you a day full of adventure you shall never forget!

Delve a little deeper into Transylvania’s past on this tour. We would love to share this experience with you so why not contact us for more information?

Additional info

A minimum of 2 participants is required to organise the tour
From the 30th of September till the 12th of May, Peles Castle (not the Dracula's Castle) cannot be visited on Mondays and Tuesdays. As an alternative, you will enjoy an extended tour of the Dracula's Castle and spend more time in Brasov. In addition, you can benefit from reduced rates for those days.
The whole month of November one of the tour highlights, the Peles Castle, is closed for maintenance.
As an alternative, you will visit Pelisor Castle, located on the same domain and see the Peles Castle outside, if your reservation day is on any day from Wednesday to Sunday.
Children under the age of 4 cannot join shared tours
Pick-up time might be different from the departure one
Entrance tickets to all the sights visited are standard tickets
The company is not responsible for any delays caused by traffic or any other unpredictable conditions