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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.

Itinerary 500km

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.

**What's Included:

 - Minivan with driver (A/C)

- English-speaking guide

**What's Extra:

- entrance and photo/video fees

- lunch and snacks

Other details:

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

Additional information

Tour information:
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
Hotel pick-up:YES
Drop-off :YES
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
Additional information:
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