Short break Transylvania-3 days self drive

Short break Transylvania-3 days self drive

3 Days

Short break Transylvania-3 days self drive

3 Days Starting and ending in Calea Bucurestilor 224E, Otopeni 075150, Romania

Visiting:

Old Town

,

Poiana Brașov

,

Brașov

,

Cetatea Sighișoara

,

The Fortress Street - The Old City Walls

,

Sibiu

,

Peleș Castle

Tour operator:

World Synergy Travel

Physical rating:

Low

Special diets catered:

Vegetarians, Vegans, Meat

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

SBT_SD_3D

Group size:

2 - 20

Age range:

2-99

Tour operated in:

English

,French

,German

,Spanish

Interests:

Recommended For:

Private Available:

Request A Private Tour

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Tour Overview

This tour will offer the opportunity to discover the most representative medieval towns of Transylvania. This short break will start in the capital city of Romania, Bucharest, also known as the Little Paris of the East. You will explore together with your experienced guide the castles and fortresses, the historical towns and the Transylvanian gastronomy. *Please note that The Peles Castle is always closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. In the period of the Romanian winter holidays (24.12.2021-02.01.2022) several attractions may have a modified schedule, or they may be closed. Let us know in advance your date of travel in order for us to check the schedules. Thank you for understanding.

Highlights

  • Sibiu

  • Bucharest

  • Sighisoara

  • Brasov

Places You'll See

The Arch of Triumph

Peles Castle

Sighisoara

Sibiu

Brasov

Itinerary

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icon Day 1 : Bucharest-Poiana Brasov-Brasov
Location:

  Henri Coandă International Airport, Old Town, Poiana Brașov, Brașov


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Meals Included:

  Dinner


Welcome to Bucharest! Explore the Little Paris of the East together with your local guide and discover the town’s true gems such as the Arch of Triumph, the Romanian Athenaeum, the Palace of the Parliament and the Patriarchal Church. Take a stroll in the Old Town and see its highlights: the Stravapoleos Church, the National Bank, the History Museum, the Lipscani street and the Old Princely Court, known as Dracula’s residence, where it is said that Vlad Dracula kept his prisoners. After visiting the capital city, you will head to Brasov, also know as the Crown of Transylvania. Once arrived in Brasov, the guide will reveal your the secrets of the town, in a walking tour that starts at the Council Square, built by the Saxons and called Markplatz. One of the main highlights of the city is The Black Church, Romania’s leading gothic church, and the largest one between Vienna and Istanbul. The church got its name after the Great Fire in 1689. On your tour you will see also the narrowest street in Europe: the Rope Street. Enjoy your traditional dinner in a restaurant located in an exclusivist mountain resort, Poiana Brasov which is close to the town of Brasov. Overnight in Brasov.

icon Day 2 : Brasov-Sighisoara-Sibiu-Brasov
Location:

  Brașov, Cetatea Sighișoara, The Fortress Street - The Old City Walls, Sibiu, Brașov


Accommodation:

  Hotel


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


You will head to Sighisoara, to discover the medieval citadel, where Vlad the Impaler (count Dracula) took his first steps. The town was settled by the Saxons in the 13th century. This delightful town still preserves the medieval atmosphere, its 14th century wall, towers and bastions. Enjoy a pleasant walking tour inside the citadel , which is on UNESCO World Heritage list. After some time at leisure, continue to Sibiu, the largest and wealthiest walled citadel built in Transylvania in the 12th century by the German settlers. Enjoy a walking tour in Sibiu, the town which was listed by Forbes in its top 10 of the most idyllic places to live in the whole world. Sibiu has a pedestrian-friendly area, with two accessible levels: The Upper Town and The Lower Town, connected through The Stairs Passage. Visit the Grand Square, the Small Square and the Liar’s Bridge. Overnight in Brasov.

icon Day 3 : Brasov-Sinaia-Bucharest
Location:

  Brașov, Peleș Castle, Henri Coandă International Airport


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Today is dedicated to visiting Sinaia, the superb alpine resort, which is home to the famous Peles Castle, which is considered by many one of the most stunning castles in Europe. The Peles Castle is a masterpiece of German new-Renaissance architecture and was commissioned by King Carol I in 1873. The castle served as the summer residence of the royal family until 1947. You can also visit the Sinaia Monastery, built by Prince Cantacuzino in 1695 and named after the great Saint Catherine's Monastery on Mount Sinai in Egypt. After visiting Sinaia, travel towards Bucharest to Otopeni International Airport for your departure. Have a safe flight!

What's Included

  • Special dinner

    1 x 3 course dinner at a local restaurant, in Poiana Brasov

  • Accommodation

    2 x overnights at a 3 stars hotel, centrally located

  • Meals – Breakfast Only

    • 2 x breakfast buffet

  • Local guides

    Local guide in Bucharest, Brasov, Sighisoara and Sibiu

What's Not Included

  • Lunch

  • Tipping and Gratuities

  • Entrance Fees

  • Airport Transfers at Destination

  • All Domestic Transportation (including internal flights)

Check out our Q&As

Will I know the names and details of all the accommodation before I depart?

Yes

What is the standard of the hotels on this tour?

3 nd 4 stars centrally located hotels

Are flights included in this tour?

No

Is there a limit to luggage that can be brought on the tour?

It depends

Are the local guides on the tour English speaking?

Yes

    What happens if a group doesn’t make its minimum required number of passengers?

    It depends on the situation

    What is the maximum group size?

    20

    What currencies are required for this tour?

    EURO, RON

    Are all the relevant entry visa’s included in the price of the tour?

    No

    Can you assist with pre or post tour accommodation?

    Yes

    What is the fitness level required to do this tour?

    Beginner

    Is the tour coach air conditioned?

    Yes

    Will there be an escort accompanying this tour?

    No

    Is free Wi-Fi available in the accommodation used?

    Yes

    What is the tipping policy?

    We do not have a tipping policy

    Will passengers from another country be participating in the tour?

    It depends

    Do you require a visa for this holiday?

    It depends on the country of origin of the tourist

    Company Instant Book

    Yes

    Are children permitted to take part in the tour?

    Yes

    Are airport transfers included in this tour?

    No

    Are all entrance fees included in the price?

    No

    Is this tour customizable?

    Yes

    Are vaccinations required for this tour?

    Not mandatory

    Is there a supplement for solo travellers?

    Yes

    Is there any free time to explore places during the tour?

    Yes

    How long has the tour company been trading?

    15 years

    What happens if I need to change my holiday date once I’ve booked?

    If the change happens before the period mentioned in our booking terms, we can make any changes you need

    Do you operate a “single share” option and how does it work?

    Yes, we operate a single share option. The services are organized on private basis

    Will the accommodation included meet local health and safety regulations?

    Yes

    What policies are in place for Covid-19?

    The hygiene protocol is respected as per the Covid-19 mandatory laws from the Romanian government.

    Can I join the tour once it has departed?

    No

    What documents will I receive before I travel?

    Travel documentation

    What Ethical Travel credentials does the tour company have?

    Our company analyses and anticipates how its work influences the environment. We promote and respect moral values, the environmental protection and human rights. We treat the natural patrimony, the different cultures and religions with respect, therefore we are constantly trying to protect and preserve the the legacy for future generations.

    Am I contributing to any charity by booking the tour?

    No

    Who will be my travelling companions on the tour?

    On private tours the guide or/and the driver. On shared tours other travelers from other countries

Travel, Your Way

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    Personalise your trip

    Make changes to the itinerary, accommodation, or transport method

  • covid-icon

    Increased safety during COVID

    Spend the majority of time amongst your group to reduce exposure to others

  • travel-icon

    Travel more exclusively

    Your tour guide can focus all their attention on your group

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    Travel for a special occasion

    Celebrate an important event by only travelling with your friends or family

Book with Confidence

  • Low Deposit

    World Synergy Travel requires a minimum deposit of 20% or the full booking value, whichever is less, with the final balance not due until 30 days before departure.

  • Cancellation Policy

    We don't charge a cancellation fee, here is a summary of world synergy travel charges.

    At 7 days before tour starts: 100% of booking price.

Short break Transylvania-3 days self drive

3 Days Starting and ending in Calea Bucurestilor 224E, Otopeni 075150, Romania

Visiting:

Old Town

,

Poiana Brașov

,

Brașov

,

Cetatea Sighișoara

,

The Fortress Street - The Old City Walls

,

Sibiu

,

Peleș Castle

Tour operator:

World Synergy Travel

Physical rating:

Low

Special diets catered:

Vegetarians, Vegans, Meat

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

SBT_SD_3D

Group size:

2 - 20

Age range:

2-99

Tour operated in:

English

,French

,German

,Spanish

Interests:

Recommended For:

Private Available:

Request A Private Tour

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