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🧛‍♂️ Transylvania! 8nt guided tour inc. hotels, breakfast & flights

Starts in Bucharest, ends in Sofia. Currently 35% off 🔥

from £762 pp

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Unchartered_Waters_Danni·22/08/2022
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Pirates, we've spotted this cool Transylvania tour, which is currently 35% off. It's fully guided and takes you on an 8-night adventure through Romania and Bulgaria, stopping at famous Bran Castle (known as Dracula's castle). You'll stay in 4-star hotels with breakfast.

When we checked flight prices to get to Bucharest and back from Sofia, flights were really cheap. So, for our example date, you'd be looking at an overall cost of £762* per person if you were to go in October this year. There are more dates available, though.

Travel Period

September 2022 - October 2023

Destination

  • Sofia
  • Bulgaria
  • Bucharest
  • Romania

Details

  • Travel duration: 8-night guided tour

  • Example date: 8-16 October 2022 (more dates available)

  • Dates spanning Sept 2022 - October 2023 (supplements may apply)

  • Guided tour booking with Tourradar in cooperation with Travel Talk

  • Board basis – breakfast included

  • Airport pick-up in Bucharest & transfers in an air-conditioned coach or mini-bus

  • Sightseeing in Bucharest, Count Dracula Castle in Bran, Sighisoara, Targu Mures, Cluj-Napoca, Salina Turda Salt Mine, Corvin Castle, Sibiu, Ruse, Veliko Tarnavo, Plovdiv, Sofia

  • 8 overnight stays in 4-star hotels with breakfast

  • 📍 Tour starts in Bucharest, Romania and ends in Sofia, Bulgaria

  • Price based on 2 people sharing

Price breakdown

  • ✈️ £20* per person flight to Stansted to Bucharest, Romania

  • 🏰 £713* per person, based on 2 people sharing

  • ✈️ £29* per person flight Sofia, Bulgaria to Stansted

  • TOTAL: £1,524/2 = £762* per person

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Bucharest

  • Airport pick-up

  • Transfer to the hotel (4-star Inter Business or similar)

  • Group activity

Day 2: Bucharest City Tour

  • Bucharest city tour, personal time in the afternoon

  • Nationa Village Museum (optional), fee (5 EUR)

Day 3: Bucharest, Sinaia, Bran, Brasov

  • Drive and visit to Peles Castle, Sinaia (neo-renaissance castle in Carpathian mountains) (entrance fee 8.50 EUR)

  • Next stop: Bran Castle (entrance fee 8.50 EUR)

  • Drive to Bravos, Transylvania, incl. sightseeing

  • Stay at 4-star Hotel Cubix (or similar)

Day 4: Brasov, Sighisoara, Targu Mures, Cluj-Napoca

  • Head off to visit Sighisoara after a stop at the Clock Tower (Highlights: Sighisoara Citadel, the Dominican Monastery, The Church on the Hill, Dracula's House)

  • Next stop: Targu Mures, a small town, seat of the Transylvanian parliaments since 1500s

  • Tour around town to see the Synagogue Quo Ante, Targu Mures citadel and the Culture Square

  • Next stop: the unofficial capital of the Transylvania region, Cluj-Napoca, sightseeing

  • Stay at the 4-star Hotel Premier or similar

Day 5: Cluj-Napoca, Salina Turda, Hunedeoara, Sibiu

  • Visit of the salt mines of Turda (entrance fee 7 EUR)

  • Visit of Hunedeoara Castle, known as Corvin Castle (entrance fee 7 EUR)

  • Next stop: Fairy-tale like town of Sibiu, guided tour

  • Stay at 4-star Hotel Plaza 35 (or similar)

Day 6: Sibiu, Bucharest, Ruse

  • Leaving Romania, head off for Ruse, Bulgaria -- sightseeing

  • Stay at 4-star Hotel Dunav

Day 7: Ruse, Veliko Tarnavo, Etar, Kazanlak, Plovdiv

  • Visit Veliko Tarnavo, the City of the Tsars, the historic capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire

  • Moving on to Kazanlak, famed for its roses, stop along the Rose Valley and visit a Rose oil factory

  • Stay in Plovdiv, Hotel Best Western Premier (or similar)

  • Extra fees apply: Etar Architectural-Ethnographic Complex (3 EUR), Tsarevets Fortress (3 EUR)

Day 8: Plovdiv, Sofia

  • Sightseeing in Plovdiv

  • Head off to Sofia, sightseeing there

  • Stay at 4-star Hotel Vega (or similar)

Day 9: Sofia

  • Breakfast at the hotel, head off for the airport

Example booking

Example booking flights:

Going from Stansted to Bucharest on 8 October, 2022

Going from Sofia to Stansted on 16 October, 2022

Additional Information

Please note -- *Prices are correct at time of publishing, based on the sample dates provided and are subject to fluctuation, depending on availability. Inventory may be limited. Special T&C’s may apply. The above prices do not include city / tourist taxes that are / may be payable at the hotel.


Entrance fees to various castles and museums are not included in the tour's price.

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