Sightseen, Adventure & Fun

Day trip to Real Dracula's Castle

Dracula's LandPoienari Fortress: The Fortress is placed on the highest cliff around Arges gorgeous at 850m, sorounded by spectacular landscape and to get here you’ll hick the 1480 steps.
The first documents mentioning poienari fortress are from the 14th century when here was only a surveillance tower.
In 1457 Dracula used the unfaithful landowners to rebuild it.

Poienari FortressOn Easter Day in he trapped them at the religious service in the church and forced them to walk to Poienari. Once there, he raised his sword toward the old fortress ruins and ordered them to repair and consolidate it in 1 week.
It's hard to believe this can be the truth, but the legend says that the people preferred hard work instead of being impaled.
Lots of them lost their lives there as they had to climb the steep hill, but they finished the construction in 1 week, as ordered.Bran-Rucar pass All those alive were forgiven by Vlad Tepes because he decided they'd learned their lesson.
There are moore legends about this place and Dracula but you’ll hear them all on this tour.

Tour details

  • 1 person - 125 euro
  • 2 persons - 150 euro
  • 3-6 person - 50 euro/person
  • +6 persons - 40 euro/person
  • Transport by private car/minivan
  • English speaking tour guide
Not included: Entrance fees at Museums


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Bran & Poienari | Brasov, Curtea de Arges, Poienari & Vidraru |