Sightseen, Adventure & Fun

Day trip to Bran Castle, Rasnov Fortress & Poiana Brasov

Bran Castle

Bran Castle: Was build by the Teuton knights in 13Th century as a defense fortress to protect the border between Transylvania and Wallachia. In the 15th century Dracula (Vlad the Impaler) was incarcerate here. For century people are looking for the truth behind Dracula. On this trip you'll hear the legend, the truth and true stories of the locals. You'll taste the local produce and most important you'll have fun.

Bran   Castle    Interior Bran Castle

Rasnov FortressRasnov Fortress: Is an impressive 14Th century Fortress build on top of a 150m hill build by the Saxon colonists to protect the crop. The simple yet effective structure still stands against all enemies. As we drive by the scenic Bucegi and Piatra Craiului Mountains, Rasnov Fortress appears like a fairy tale Castle on top of the hill. On the site was build the deepest well in Eastern Europe 146m. To build the well 2 turkish prisoners worked for 17 years in exchange of their freedom. From the Fortress on the sunny days there's a visibility of 30 km with beautiful views of Bucegi & Piatra Craiului Mountains. The fortress was build to protect 11 villages around Rasnov. In 800 years of existence none could conquered by war.

Rasnov Fortress   Rasnov Fortress

Poiana Brasov  WinterPoiana Brasov: Located between 1000-1800m is known as the best choice for winter sports in Romania. With the same features as similar places sites in Austria, Italy, Fronce or Norway but half price is an atrtraction for most winter sports practitioners in Western Europe and beyond. A special place surrounded by mountains and forests of pine and fir, Poiana Brasov is also an attraction for mountain trips or spendinga short time in the afternoons because Brasov has excellent transport links.  No wonder the movie Cold Mountain was set in this area as it is always an attraction for nature lovers and others. Leaving Poiana Brasov on the road back to Brasov the road itself is an attraction offering a great view on the historical side of the city with delightfull hills. A special place in all seasons.

 St. John Curch     Bear

Tour details

Price:
  • 1 person - 35 euro
  • 2 persons - 40 euro
  • 3-6 person - 15 euro/person
  • +6 persons - 10 euro/person
Included:
  • Transport by private car/minivan
  • English speaking tour guide
NOT included: Entrance fees at Museums


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