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In Latin, ‘Transylvania’ translates as ‘The Land Beyond the Forest’.

Join us as we explore the stories and legends of the green fields and gorges, fortified churches and sleepy hamlets. Of course, the tour wouldn’t be complete without some vampire legends thrown in too! 

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  • Travelling in small groups
  • Staying in local accommodation
  • Enjoying traditional food
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OUR FEATURES

OUR FEATURES
  • This package begins and ends at Sibiu. It can be modified according to your preferences and availability.
  • The price will be calculated according to the number of participants and services included.
  • The price includes: transport, guide, entrances, and meals (half or full board).
  • Accommodation: 3-4* hotels or guesthouses in Sibiu.
  • The offer for day 6 is available between July 1st and November 1st and depends on whether the Transfăgărășan Road is open. If the tour falls outside of these dates, we will make another suggestion.
NOT INCLUDED IN THE TOUR PACKAGE
  • Medical insurance, we recommend you obtain this before you travel
  • Flights
  • Other items not included in the above list.

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ARRIVAL IN SIBIU

Guided visit to the historical Town Centre – visit the most important sights of Sibiu, the European Capital of Culture in 2007.
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Welcome dinner in a traditional restaurant/accommodation

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THE SAXON TREASURE / PRINCE CHARLES IN TRANSYLVANIA

Guided visit to Biertan – a traditional Saxon village with a truly stunning fortified church which is a UNESCO Heritage Monument. We’ll then visit Mălâncrav (with a beautiful Saxon church and the famous Apafi Manor). We’ll have lunch in one of the old Saxon houses that was restored and bought by Prince Charles’ Association in Transylvania.

In the afternoon we’ll visit Sighișoara -a UNESCO Heritage Fortress. Sighișoara is a beautiful town built on a hill and is, according to legend, the birthplace of Dracula. Get ready to hear some fascinating stories on this trip because this is a really interesting place!

BEYOND PRINCE CHARLES AND MYSTERIOUS DRACULA

Today we’ll continue the story of Dracula in Transylvania. We’ll visit the famous Bran Castle and delve deeper into the mysteries within its walls. On our way we’ll stop to visit the Făgăraș Fortress – considered by Huffington Post to be among the 3 most interesting castles in Eastern Europe.

Today we’ll also climb the hill in Râșnov to visit an impressive fortress that’s been featured in many films (including The Scorpion King). In the afternoon we’ll enjoy a pleasant walk in the historical centre of Brașov – one of the most beautiful medieval cities in Romania. 

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LIFE IN THE COUNTRYSIDE

Interested in seeing some stunning Romanian countryside? Today we’ll visit the beautiful Saxon church in Cristian where we’ll taste some Schnapps in the Bacon Tower and see the beautiful storks in the village. Then, we’ll enjoy a tour in The Museum of Icons on Glass in Sibiel.

In Sibiel we’ll also have lunch at a local household before we visit a local Leatherworker and enjoy a horse and carriage ride in Gura Râului.
*Optional: in the evening, a traditional dinner.

LIFE AT THE SHEEPFOLD

Perhaps you have heard of a sheepfold (also known as a sheep pen) but never actually seen one? Today offers the chance to enjoy a pleasant trekking tour and visit a traditional sheepfold in the mountains. Here, we’ll gain some insight into what life is like at the sheepfold before indulging in a delicious dinner with cheese, polenta and various types of meat.

In the afternoon we’ll visit the biggest Open-Air Museum in Romania – the Astra Ethnography Museum in Sibiu.

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THE HIGHEST ROAD IN ROMANIA

From Sibiu we’ll head into the picturesque Făgăraș Mountains and cross the highest road in Romania – the Transfăgărăşan Road. We’ll go down the other side of the mountains before climbing again. This time we’ll climb more than 1400 steps to visit the Poenari Fortress, built by the famous Dracula!

On our way back to Sibiu we’ll stop for two special visits in Curtea de Argeș and at Cozia, to see two beautiful Orthodox churches and monasteries.

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ONE CASTLE, ONE FORTRESS

Today we’ll visit the stunning Corvin Castle – one of the most beautiful and best-preserved medieval castles in Romania. In the afternoon we’ll head to Alba Iulia, a recently restored Vauban fortress with many legends. Following this, we will enjoy a goodbye dinner.

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GOODBYE ROMANIA!

This tour begins in Sibiu. It can be modified according to your preferences and availability.

GETTING HERE

We are not able to offer inclusive flights as part of our experiences.

We are more than happy to help and assist  you with finding the most suitable flight for you.

All the listed airports fly directly in and out of Bucharest with multiple different airlines to choose from. You can use Skyscanner to find the cheapest flights but double check on the company website after you find there. Sometimes are cheaper on the companies website.

Please note WizzAir are flying to most of the major city in Romania, like Cluj, Sibiu, Iasi, Timisoara. 

LONDON TO BUCHAREST
Easyjet (Gatwick)
British Airways (Heathrow)
Air Tarom (Heathrow)
Wizz Air (Luton, Gatwick, South on Sea)
Blue Air (Luton)
Ryan Air (Stanstead)

BIRMINGHAM TO BUCHAREST
Blue Air
Wizz Air

BRISTOL TO BUCHAREST
Ryanair

DONCASTER TO BUCHAREST
Wizz Air

GLASGOW TO BUCHAREST
Blue Air
LIVERPOOL TO BUCHAREST
Blue Air

HOW IT WORKS

Below is the the process of booking your memorable experience!

Booking Enquire

Now that you have choose to join us in this amazing adventure you’ll need to click on a red button and email us your interest.  

Book Your Flights

We will get back to you answering your questions. Go and book your flight, we’ll hold your places for 48h.

Booking Your Experience

Now that you’ve booked your flights we will send you a booking form

Pay For Your Experience

We know this is the hardest part. You will receive a secure link to make the deposit of 40%.

Confirmation

Now is the part where we send you the confirmation, some personalised stuff and you start to get ready. 

Anything we need to know?

If there is anything we need to know like medical or anything else please let us know. 

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Fill out the form below to reserve your package with Beyond Romania. Our agency managers will call you to confirm your reservation and personalize your stay with us for an unparalleled experience.