Trip Style: Classic - Designed for maximum variety, these trips are geared towards travellers searching for a healthy mix of active exploration, uncommon landscapes, amazing wildlife and local cultures.
Service Level: Standard
Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
Group Size: G party with around 100 like minded G travellers.
Meals Included: 6 breakfasts, 1 dinner
Accommodations: Not Availaible
Attend a special Halloween costume party in an authentic Gothic castle, take a peek into the ruins of Dracula's castle, explore medieval towns including the Old World cities of Bran and Bucharest, learn the true story of the infamous "Vlad the Impaler".
Transylvania. The name itself is enough to send an icy chill down the spine of even the most fearless adventurer. Now imagine being there, in person, when the clock clangs midnight. on Halloween! At odds with its creeptacular reputation, Romania ranks as one of Europe's most charming and underexplored regions, beguiling visitors with its stunning Gothic architecture, enveloping forests, and friendly people. But as idyllic as it is by day, the real fun happens at night - particularly Halloween, when we'll treat you to a costume party in an authentic castle. Think you're not afraid of the darks You will be.
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- Tour Operator
- G Adventures
- Offer valid through 9/30/2018
- 7 Days
- Escorted - Yes
|Day 1||Bucharest||Day 1 Bucharest|
There are no activities planned until the evening welcome meeting. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
|Day 2||Sibiu||Day 2 Bucharest/Sibiu (1B)|
With time, opt to head out of town and visit the open air museum of Traditional Folk Civilization. Included Activities: Curtea De Arges Monestary Visit Poenari Castle Visit Orientation Walk Transport: Stop at Poenari Castle and Curtea De Arges Monestary en route. Private Vehicle (3.00 hour(s))
|Day 3||Sighisoara||Day 3 Sibiu/Sighisoara (1B)|
Journey on to Sighisoara through a route that winds through beautiful old german villages. Stop for a visit at Rupea citadel, a 14th century fortress. After arriving in Sighisoara, take a tour of the old town, and learn about the birth story of Vlad "The Impaler". Opt to sample some Romanian cuisine-the Casa Dracula (original home of Vlad) is now a restaurant specializing in hearty meat and game dishes of the region. Included Activities: Rupea Fortress Visit Orientation Walk Sighisoara Old Town Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s))
|Day 4||Bran||Day 4 Sighisoara/Bran (1B)|
Get to the know the city on an orientation walk. Afterwards, opt to take a short taxi ride into nearby Brasov and explore this quaint towns baroque architecture and beautiful squares. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00-2.50 hours)
|Day 5||Bran||Day 5 Bran (1B, 1D)|
Come in costume to a party at Bran Castle, rumoured to be a one of the most haunted places in Europe. We have the castle to ourselves as this is an invite only event. After a guided tour of the castle by Dracula himself, party well into the night.if you dare! Included Activities: Brans Castle Halloween Party
|Day 6||Bucharest||Day 6 Bran/Bucharest (1B)|
Enjoy free time to explore Bucharests many attractions, including one of its best museums, the Museum of the Romanian Peasant. Opt to explore the Soviet-esque architecture, the beautiful cathedral, or indulge in the citys international cuisine. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Snagov Monastery Transport: Private Vehicle (2.75 hour(s))
|Day 7||Bucharest||Day 7 Bucharest (1B)|
Depart at any time.
Local Flights: N/A
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Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered.
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