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Dracula Bustour is conceived to reach all the places from Romania related with the life of Vlad the Impaler nicknamed Dracula. The start point will be Cluj Napoca international airport where the minibus will pick you up. We shall visit the wood monasteries from Maramures which are Unesco monuments Bârsana, Budesti Josani, Desesti, Ieud Deal, Plopis, Poienile Izei, Rogoz, Surdesti, the castle of Dracula at Piatra Fantanele, the fortified churches in Transylvania : Biertan,Prejmer, Saschiz, Valea Viilor, Viscri, the fortified medieval town of Sighisoara where Vlad the Impaler was born, the Dracula castle from Bran, where the Briam Stoker novel action takes place, the Fortress of Poienari where the former inexpugnable castle of Dracula witnessed a lot of medival fights, the castle of Hunedoara where Mathia Corvin has jailed Vlad the Impaler, along with a lot of memorable history places from Romania.
|Nr. of days:||7|
|Nr. of persons:||5|
|Price :||550 Euro / person (the price includes :Airport transfer, Minibus with driver, English-German- French speaking guide, Accommodation with breakfast in 4 and 3 stars hotels);|
|Season:||All the year|
|Scope/Activities:||History monuments, Monuments of culture, Landscapes, Monuments of nature|
|Notice||The price does not include : lunch and dinner, Entrance and photo/video fees.|
FIRST DAY :Pick up from Cluj airport Visit the botanic garden and the centre of the city
SECOND DAY : Cluj - Napoca - Bârsana, Budesti Josani, Desesti, Ieud Deal, Plopis, Poienile Izei, Rogoz, Surdesti, Piatra Fantanele - we are visiting the wooden churches from Maramures (all Unesco monuments). We remain over night at Dracula's castle from Piatra Fantanele.Trip time :around 10 hours.
THIRD DAY : Piatra Fantanele - Bistrita - Reghin - Targu Mures - Sighisoara -Saschiz .Trip time : around 7 hours. Today we are visiting Sighisoara an arhitecture jewel and the birth place of Dracula .Accomodation in Saschiz a medieval fortified church
FOURTH DAY :Saschiz - Biertan, Prejmer, Valea Viilor, Viscri, Brasov (the fortified churches from Transylvania all Unesco monuments ) Trip time : around 8 hours. We shall visit the Black church from Brasov and Poiana Brasov a very known resort of Romania
FIFTH DAY : Brasov - We are visiting Dracula's castle -Rucar - Cimpulung - Curtea de Arges - Poienari fortress - Horezu (Unesco monument a masterpiece of Brancovenesc style). Trip time around 8 hours
SIXTH DAY: Horezu - Rimnicu Vilcea - Sibiu - Corvin Castle - Salina Turda - Cluj Napoca.
The main aim of today is the Corvin castle where Vlad the Impaler was jailed by the Hungarian king Mathias REX . An other atraction point is the salt mine from Turda;
SEVENTH DAY - Cluj Napoca - Cluj Napoca airport.