Diana - Private Guide in BucharestMember Since 2012
Searching for Dracula
Private tour in Bucharest
Tour Price : USD 380 (for up to 5 people) Duration : 12 hours Languages: English, Spanish
Searching for Dracula Tour: Explore medieval castles and fortresses
Legend has it that Count Dracula lived in a castle in Transylvania. Surrounded by an aura of mystery and perched high atop a rock, Bran Castle owes its fame to imposing towers the myth created around Bram Stocker's 'Dracula'.
Discover the enchanting region of Transylvania, the reality and myth of Dracula's legend. During this tour you will see the most important sights which had a role in Vlad The Impaler's life.
Snagov Monastery. We will cross the bridge over Snagov Lake to arrive at Vlad's tomb. The frescos and artwork surrounding the grave are a sight to behold. Photo session outside at the giant steel crucifix.
Poienari Fortress is placed on the highest cliff around Arges gorges at 850m. It is surrounded by a spectacular landscape and to get there we will climb the 1480 steps.
Bran Castle also known as the 'Castle of Dracula' - The legend about Dracula, Stoker's story is based on the life of Vlad Tepes/Vlad the Impaler (1431-1476), a ruler revered by Romanians for standing up to the Ottoman Empire. Known as one of the most dreadful enemies of the Turks, Vlad started organizing the state and enforcing the law by applying death penalty and impaling all those he considered enemies.
Estimated Local Cash Needed: 150 RON - Entrance fees, lunch.
- Minivan with driver (A/C)
- English-speaking guide
- entrance and photo/video fees
- lunch and snacks
Tour Type: City, Food and Wine, Cultural
Transportation Method: Volkswagen Sharan minivan, year 2008, 7 seats, air conditioning, CD player, very spacious and comfortable.
Activity Level: Moderate
|Tour Price: USD 380 (for up to 5 people)|
|Duration: 12 hours|
|Group Size: max. 5 people (for a larger group please contact me)|
|Languages: English, Spanish|
|Tour package includes:|
|Airport Transfer :||NO|
|Tour Transportation (car, van, limo, boat, etc…):||YES|
|Food and Drinks :||NO|
|Other services (fees apply):|
|Attraction tickets (concerts, theater, museum, circus...) :||YES|
|Translation services :||YES|
|Reservations (hotels, restaurants, airline) :||YES|
|Visa support :||NO|
|This tour must be booked at least 7 days in advance of your travel date :||NO|
|Tour groups must include a minimum of 2 passengers :||NO|
|Tour prices are flexible and based on your requirements :||YES|
|This Tour is Kid Friendly :||YES|