Tick off three of Transylvania’s architectural jewels on this private 6-hour excursion to Caraiman Monastery and Peles Castle from Brasov. Take a route through the Carpathian Mountains to discover Peles and Pelisor Castles, Neo-Renaissance jewels shrouded in legend, and the George Enescu Memorial House, dedicated to the memory of the famous musician. In the summer months, ascend to Cota for panoramic mountain vistas. Round-trip transport from your Brasov hotel is included.
Private 6-hour tour of Caraiman Monastery and Peles and Pelisor Castle from Brasov
Ideal for travellers short on time in Transylvania
Absrob the sacred atmosphere of the Caraiman Monastery
Marvel at the architectural splendors of Peles and Pelisor Castle
In summer, ascend a mountain road to enjoy panoramic vistas from Cota
Round-trip transport from Brasov hotels is included
Your tour begins at your Brasov hotel, where you’ll board a climate-controlled vehicle destined for the historical heart of Transylvania. The first stop is Caraiman Monastery, a sacred structure set against the dramatic backdrop of the mountains. Explore inside, enjoying religious art and purchasing souvenirs from the gift shop.
Then, proceed to the Geroge Enescu Memorial House, dedicated to the memory of the successful Romanian musician. Admire opulent décor accentuated by musical instruments and see the rudimentary bedroom in which Enescu would sleep.
Continue to Peles Castle, a Neo-Renaissance gem situated beside the equally impressive Pelisor Castle. Drink in the beautiful backdrop of the Bucegi Mountains and feast your eyes on antique furniture, opulent upholstery, and classic art during a tour of each castle.
In the summer months, ascend a mountain road to Cota to enjoy panoramic vistas at high altitude before returning to your Brasov hotel.
Reviews by Viator travelers
This is an excellent tour to start an...
, Apr 2017
This is an excellent tour to start an acquaintance with Romania.