History, myth, and adventure is what you can expect with tours in Brasov, Romania. The city is perhaps not as popular as Bucharest, but a great base for exploring Transylvania.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM BRASOV
Visit Bran Castle, Rasnov Fortress, and Peles Castle in this tour, leaving from Brasov city centre. Drive through the wonderful Transylvanian Alps and the southern Carpathian Mountains. Discover the famous Dracula’s Castle in Bran, the impressive Peasants Citadel in Rasnov, and the magnificent Peles Castle, the former summer residence of the Romanian royal family.
PRIVATE BRASOV AND BRAN CASTLE TOUR
This one day private tour is all about the legendary Bran Castle, combined with a walking tour of Brasov, one of the must-see cities in Transylvania.
You’ll visit the castle in the morning, discovering its centuries old history, but also its time as a royal castle during the reign of Queen Maria. In the afternoon we will visit Brasov and its medieval sites, including the Black Church, the largest hall church east of Vienna, and the fortification lines of the city. This tour is a slow-paced option that offers you enough time to discover these iconic attractions, ideal for travellers who like to take their time to explore.
HIKING IN PIATRA CRAIULUI: THE WILD CARPATHIANS
The Carpathian Mountains may not be as high or as famous as the Alps, or as old as Russia’s Urals, but are probably some of Europe’s most spectacular and wild mountain groups, and home to Europe’s largest carnivores. Join us for a day filled with exciting tracks, breathtaking views and small, isolated settlements, where it seems time has stood still for centuries.
SMALL GROUP TOUR: WILD BROWN BEAR WATCHING
This 3 hour tour begins with pickup from your local Brasov hotel, then heads to the Carpathian Mountains in search of wild brown bears, and other animals native to the area. Learn about the wildlife from your informative guide, who will direct you to the best viewpoint to see brown bears in the wild.
4X4 TOUR AND VISIT TO BRAN CASTLE AND THE BEAR RESERVATION
Our jeep tour will take you to places with beautiful views over the authentic Romanian villages. Visit the legendary Bran Castle and the Bear Sanctuary.
ADVENTURES AT PARK AVENTURA IN BRASOV
Park Aventura, the biggest adventure park in Eastern Europe, is an outdoor activity, and a great way to spend time with your family and friends!
SMALL GROUP CASTLE, CANYON, AND SPARKLING WINE DAY TRIP: FROM BRASOV
See three highlights of Romania’s Southern Carpathian Mountains on this day trip from Brasov.
Travel deep into the mountains and visit Pele Castle, once a summer residence of Romania’s royals.
Taste three sparkling wines and have lunch at the famous Rhein Azuga wine cellar, and then hike through forests to the epic Seven Ladders Canyon (Canionul Sapte Scari). Take the thrilling 15-minute canyon trek, climbing its steep ladders past rushing waterfalls, or wait at the base before a return hike through woodlands, meadows and glades. Numbers are limited to 8 people.
BRASOV OLD TOWN SMALL GROUP WALKING TOUR
Get to know Brasov Old Town on a 3-hour walking tour, with a guide. As you walk between the top Brasov attractions, hear historical facts and stories about this lovely city and learn how it grew and fared in medieval times.
Explore picturesque Piata Sfatului Square with its Council Hall and colourful houses; stroll down an intriguing alleyway, said to be the narrowest in Eastern Europe; and see the Black Church, St Nicholas Church and First Romanian School Museum, among other important sights.
Numbers for this tour are limited to a maximum of 10 people, for a more personalised experience.
MOUNTAIN BIKE DAY TOUR AROUND BRASOV
Enjoy a great biking day around Brasov. The Postavaru mountain offers great alternatives for easy to difficult tours, on double treks with gravel or even single treks through the forest. We can also take advantage of the local cable-cars to reach a higher point on the mountain with less effort. The great views will enchant you. The difficulty level of the tour will be adapted by the guide to fit the group level.
CANYONING ON DAMBOVICIOARA GORGES: FROM BRASOV
“Piatra Craiului” is one of the rockiest mountains in Romania. The canyon “Oratii” is part of it. This programme combines the adrenaline of descending its spectacular 80 metres, with the wild beauty of the landscape.
1 DAY OFF ROAD TOUR BRASOV
You will take a day off from the crowded city and explore the wild part of Romania. You will reach isolated places and admire beautiful sights. 100% guaranteed adrenaline!
PRIVATE UNESCO HERITAGE DAY TRIP: FROM BRASOV
Take a private one day tour from Brasov to discover the unique history and culture of Transylvania.
The trip includes visits to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites from the region: the fortified churches of Viscri and Sachiz, the medieval town of Sighisoara, plus a tour of one of the largest fortresses in Transylvania. You also get the chance to walk in traditional Saxon villages, exploring the architecture and getting to know the daily life of locals from the countryside. The tour includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
MOUNTAIN BIKING IN BRASOV COUNTRY
Discover the beauty of Brasov and its surroundings on a relaxing, unique, and special biking tour.
PRIVATE MUD VOLCANOES AND BISON RESERVATION TOUR: FROM BRASOV
This 7-hour family friendly, private tour gives you a unique experience during your visit to Romania.
See a geological and botanical reservation that houses the Berca Mud Volcanoes, bubbling mud pushed by emerging gas that creates an out-of-this-world landscape. Experience the Bison Valley natural reservation at Vama Buzaului, one of the few European bison reservations in the world. Take in the views of the landscape as your group passes through the Transylvanian Alps, the Bucegi Mountains, and the lively resort-towns of Busteni and Predeal.
RAFTING IN BRASOV
This rafting tour is suitable for everyone, including families. Experience waves, waterfalls, water games and amusement. Available for beginners; You do not need to know how to swim. We offer all necessary rafting equipment.
3-HOUR HISTORY WALKING TOUR OF BRASOV
Join this 3-hour walking tour of Brasov, full of history. Founded by Teutonic Knights in 1211, Brasov is a perfect example of a settlement of the Middle Ages. Today, it is one of the best preserved cities in Europe, and home to some of Europe’s narrowest streets.
HISTORIC TRANSYLVANIA DAY TRIP: FROM BRASOV
Travel the famous Transfagarasan mountain road through the southern section of the Carpathian Mountains, and cross the Vidraru Dam on the way to Vlad Tepes’ fortress, and Poenari Castle. Included in this 10-hour guided journey from Brasov is a visit to the Curtea de Arges Monastery.
PRIVATE DAY TRIP TO SIBIU AND FAGARAS FORTRESS: FROM BRASOV
Depart from Brasov and see the charming city of Sibiu on this private, 9-hour day trip by air-conditioned vehicle. Your guide leads you through the maze of cobbled streets and baroque squares that undulate downhill. We visit the Astra Cultural Museum of Traditional Folk Civilisation, and the Fortress of Fagaras before being transported back to Brasov.
7 LADDERS CANYON HIKE
Enjoy this epic hike through the Seven Ladders Canyon, a stunning gorge famed for its steep ladders that take you up the rock walls past a series of rushing waterfalls. Private Tour.
HIKING TRANSYLVANIA: FROM BRASOV
You will admire beautiful sights that we will encounter in a unique location in Romania. You can choose from a beginner, intermediate, moderate, or challenging hike, and you’ll be away from the crowds for an intimate connection with your magnificent surroundings. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced hiker, you’re sure to enjoy this trip of a lifetime.
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