21 Feb Top Full-Day Tours of Brasov
If you want to take a day to explore Brasov and its surrounds, these ours are sure to take your fancy. Discover new places, new food, have fun, and make new friends along the way in this Transylvanian Wonderland.
If hiking is your cup of tea, this tour is right up your alley. Hike the mountains and landscape that give Transylvania its history. These paths are as old as Brasov itself, used by some of the old civilizations that passed through here.
These hikes are suitable for all skill levels, from beginner to expert. This allows any and everyone to take part in this breathtaking adventure, although being reasonably fit is suggested as it is a full-day hike.
Transylvanian Culture Trek
This 2-day tour is an all-in-one tour that will give you an in-depth look into Romanian culture, history, and its people. You will learn about Dracula, hike the Carpathians, and spend the night in a local guesthouse.
Some of the highlights include hiking across the Carpathian Mountains, taking a tour of the infamous Bran Castle, home of Vlad the Impaler and the “Dracula” legend, learn about Brasov’s medieval history at Rasnov Fortress, and spend the night in a local guesthouse.
Sibiu Day Trip
This full-day trip to the Sibiu is designed to immerse you into the ancient history of Romania. Discover some of the oldest buildings in the area, as well as some ruins from the Ottoman and Saxon periods.
This flexible tour allows you to decide where you want to go and for how long, allowing you to spend more time at all the places you love, and less at the ones you want to skip. The trip includes a visit to the village of Ghimbav, and ends at the ruins of the Gothic Carta Monastery, with everything in between.
This is one of the more unique trips, as you spend it traveling along the world-famous Transfagarasan Highway. Known for its incredible views and winding roads, this road could quite easily be the highlight of your entire tour.
As you travel through the southern section of the Carpathian Mountains, you will cross the Vidraru Dam, on the way to Vlad Tepes’ Fortress, Poenari Castle. You will also visit the Curtea de Arges Monastery.
Taking a full day to explore the majesty of Brasov and its surrounds is a day well spent. You can explore all the historical sites and landmarks the country and area is known for, along with some beautiful views and unique opportunities the area has to offer.