Tour 3 Castles & saxon heritages

2 days Tour Begins & ends Bucharest: 1nts Brasov.

Tour theme: History & TraditionsTours

Service name: Castles & romanian heritages

Regions: Transylvania

Validity: all year

Highlights: Bran Castle, Peles Castle, Brasov,Viscri,Prejmer, Harman, Saschiz

Enjoy the best of Transylvania on this relaxed tour, heading northwards from Bucharest with plenty of time at each location along the way. First up we’ll drive to Sinaia town, stopping off for an exciting Peles Castle tour . You’ll then visit the famous Bran Castle before arriving in Brasov.The next part of your journey we’ll visit some of Transylvania’s most beautiful fortified churches: Prejmer, Harman, Viscri and Sashiz Fortified Churches.

Day 1: Bucharest "€“ Peles Castle "€“ Bran Castle "€“ Brasov

This morning travel through the Carpathians Mountains along the picturesque Prahova River. This afternoon, visit the Peles Castle, built in the late 19th century and early 20th century German Renaissance style and the famous Bran Castle. Afterwards, you will journey to Brasov. Enjoy a memorable evening tour in this exciting city (optional). Overnight in Brasov.

Day 2: Brasov – Prejmer – Harman – Viscri –Saschiz – Bucharest

Depart Brasov this morning for a full-day tour to discover the most beautiful saxon heritages of Transylvania. We begin our journey with Prejmer Fortified Church wich is the largest Fortified church in Southeastern Europe and was built by the Teutonic Knights in the 13 th century. Next stop in our tour is Harman Fortified Church wich is located in the heart of Harman village. We then  travel to Sashiz village.

If you asked long time ago a local people about the village location , he would have answered, so full of joy that would be forgotten the road description "Saschiz, with our beautiful church and the old peasant citadel is worth to be seen , you should really go together there". The last atracttion in this tour, one of the most interesting Saxon fortified churches (UNESCO World Heritage), wich was visited five times by Prince Charles, is located in Viscri village (Weisskirch in German).

Arrive back in Bucharest and drop-off at your locations or airport.