||Transilvania - Romania
||Bucharest - Sibiu - Fagaras - Deva - Cluj Napoca - Targu Mures - Sighisoara - Bucharest
| 7 nights accommodation in 3*** hotels (or best available)
service charges, hotel taxes
dinner with traditional Romanian Cuisine and folk sho
| Day 1
Departure from Bucharest to Sibiu. Arrival and check-in at hotel in Sibiu. Walking city tour visiting Council Tower, Stairs and Gates, Roman Catholic Church, Orthodox Cathedral, Lies’ Bridge. Dinner & overnight.
In the morning, visit to Brukental Museum – the oldest museum in Romania (1817), gathering together 14.000 exhibits. In the afternoon, trip to Carta (one of the most important monasteries built by the Cistercian monks in South Eastern Europe; early Gothic style with Romanesque elements), Sambata de Sus Monastery and Fagaras medieval stronghold and castle (at the time it houses Fagaras County Museum). Picnic lunch on route. Dinner & overnight in Sibiu.
Departure to Deva. Short Stop in Sebes to visit the citadel (14th –15th c.). Arrival and check-in at hotel in Deva. Afternoon trip to Hunedoara to visit Corvinesti Castle – the most important monument of Gothic lay architecture in Transylvania (14thc.) and Densus Church – built in 12th-13th century of stones taken from the ruins of the ancient citadel of Sarmizegetusa. Dinner & overnight in Deva.
Departure to Cluj Napoca. Check-in at hotel. City tour of Cluj including Banffy Palace, St.Michael’s Toman Catholic Church, Mathiaa Corvinus Birthplace (the oldest house in Cluj), Town Hall. Dinner & overnight.
Departure to Targu Mures. Check in at hotel. City tour visiting the medieval fortress (15thc.) Dinner & overnight.
Departure to Sighisoara – lively European medieval town whose old edifices are still functional and well-preserved. City tour including Medieval Street, Clock Tower, Venetian House, Dracula’s Birthplace, Covered Staircase, Tailor’s Tower, Hill Church. Departure to Biertan – peasant fortified church (15th c.) belonging to Unesco’s world heritage. Stop for visit. Departure to Brasov. Dinner & overnight.
Morning walking tour of Brasov with visits to City Hall, Black Church, St.Catherine’s Gate, Weaver’s Bastion. Afternoon trip to Bran Castle – Gothic style (14th c). Back to Brasov via Poiana Brasov. Stop for Romanian traditional dinner at Outlaw’s Hut. Overnight in Brasov.
Morning trip to Prejmer- stronghold built by the Teutonic knights and Saxon villagers, and Harman – Saxon fortress. Lunch in Predeal. Departure to Bucharest.
ON REQUEST OPTIONAL SERVICES:
- transfer/transfers - from/to Bucharest airport;
- Bucharest city tour;
- Bucharest Surroundings;
- Bucharest Sightseeing tour;
- rent a car in Bucharest;
- car rental Romania;
- rent a minibus with or without driver;
- rent a bus;
- lunch or dinner with Romanian traditional food;
- Bucharest Restaurants.