From 14th century the most beautiful castle in S-E Europe, included in Jules Verne's Around the World in 80 Days and acording to Lonely Planet "Transylvania's premier Dracula-esque castle.
There may not be any real vampires on most days, but Gothic architecture, weaponry displays, and some authentic dark history " makes Corvin Castle number 2 in top 7 spookiest
buildings around the world
■ Transfagarasan Road - opened yearly after the snow melts, usually from july till october this road is one of the most spectacular and uniques roads in the world. Driving over the peaks of the highest mountains of Romania, immerse yourself into the landscapes, listen to the waterfalls and be part of all the peace and beauty that surrounds you! Is no wonder why Jeremy Clarkson -Top Gear - named it "the best road in the world"
■ Balea Ice Hotel and Ice Church (dec.- may) - Come see it yourself ! Up in the mountains at 2034m altitude, with frosty furniture and glittering white walls it is all made of ice! Among the few ones in the world this piece of architecture will create you memories of a lifetime.Due to heavy snow conditions the only way to acces is trough a 10 min ride of a cable car. Try the Ice Bar, we challenge you to have a hot drink in a glass made of ice!
■ Sambata Monastery - built in 17 th century, this is one of the most beautiful monasteries in Romania. A place of recovery, comfort and spiritual balm
■ Lipizzan Horse Stables From 1874, world famous for raising lipizzans and wining international prizes. These royal and aristocratic horses, highly apreciated are part of the European Cultural Heritage. Elegant and proud they will charm you right away.Connect with them, try the horseback ride or have a carriage adventure in the forest. Memories for a lifetime guaranteed!
■ The Fortress of Fagaras best preserved in Europe! Over 600
years old, this military defence fortress is surrounded by a lake, guarded by swans and will enchant you with a lot of artifacts, a collection of medieval weapons and traditional folk crafts. No wonder it was placed as Europe's second most beautiful castle in a top made by Huffington Post .
■ Carta Fortified Church Being one of the fewest Cistercian abbey still standing in this part of Europe, it is an important historical place to visit and it really worth a small decoy.Built in shape of a cross this is in top 10 must see fortified churches of Transylvania. Haunted or not? is for you to discover ...
STARTING TIME: 09.00 am*
MEETING SPOT : pick up from your accomodation is available at request.Please contact us for further details
DURATION : 6 hours (flexible)
PRICE 75 euro/pers*
Cash payments will be accepted at departure, in RON and EURO, at the official exchange rate.
In case of Credit Card payments they must be done at least 1 day in advance.
*Lunch stops are not mandatory and are to be discussed with your tour leader on the day (sandwich stops or traditional restaurants along the way)
*Prices can be different for less than 3 participants.
*Leaving time can be subject to change considering your pick up location/ busy times of the year.The exact leaving time will be confirmed by us at the moment of your booking.