Classic: Halloween in Transylvania (EQHT)

Countries Visited: Romania
Trip Style: Classic - Designed for maximum variety, these trips are geared towards travellers searching for a healthy mix of active exploration, uncommon landscapes, amazing wildlife and local cultures.
Service Level: Standard
  • Great value, reasonable prices, quality experiences
  • Comfortable and varied tourist-class accommodations chosen for location and character
  • Mix of public and private transport for the best overall experience
  • All the top highlights included, plus plenty of time to explore on your own
    Trip Style: Classic - Designed for maximum variety, these trips are geared towards travellers searching for a healthy mix of active exploration, uncommon landscapes, amazing wildlife and local cultures.
    Physical Demands Rating: 2 - There'll be some light walking and hiking. Suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.
    Group Size: Max 100
    Meals Included: 6 breakfasts, 1 dinner
    Accommodations: Not Availaible

    Highlights
    Attend a special Halloween costume party in an authentic Gothic castle, take a peek into the ruins of Dracula's castle, explore medieval towns including the Old World cities of Bran and Bucharest, learn the true story of the infamous "Vlad the Impaler".

    Description
    Transylvania. The name itself is enough to send an icy chill down the spine of even the most fearless adventurer. Now imagine being there, in person, when the clock clangs midnight. on Halloween! At odds with its creeptacular reputation, Romania ranks as one of Europe's most charming and underexplored regions, beguiling visitors with its stunning Gothic architecture, enveloping forests, and friendly people. But as idyllic as it is by day, the real fun happens at night - particularly Halloween, when we'll treat you to a costume party in an authentic castle. Think you're not afraid of the darks You will be.
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    Tour Operator
    G Adventures
    Duration
    7 Days
    Escorted
    Escorted - Yes
    DayDestinationDescription
    Day 1BucharestDay 1 Bucharest
    There are no activities planned until the evening welcome meeting. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
    Day 2SibiuDay 2 Bucharest/Sibiu (1B)
    With time, opt to head out of town and visit the open air museum of Traditional Folk Civilization. Included Activities: Poenari Castle Visit Orientation Walk Transport: Stop at Poenari Castle en route. Private Vehicle (3.00 hour(s))
    Day 3SighisoaraDay 3 Sibiu/Sighisoara (1B)
    Journey on to Sighisoara through a route that winds through beautiful old german villages. Stop for a visit at Rupea citadel, a 13th century fortress. After arriving in Sighisoara, take a tour of the old town, and learn about the birth story of Vlad "The Impaler". Opt to sample some Romanian cuisine-the Casa Dracula (original home of Vlad) is now a restaurant specializing in hearty meat and game dishes of the region. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Sighisoara Old Town Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (1.50 hour(s))
    Day 4BranDay 4 Sighisoara/Bran (1B)
    Opt to take a taxi into nearby Brasov and explore this quaint towns baroque architecture and beautiful squares. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Bran Castle Visit Transport: Private Vehicle (2.00-2.50 hours)
    Day 5BranDay 5 Bran (1B, 1D)
    Come in costume to a party at Bran Castle, rumoured to be a one of the most haunted places in Europe. We have the castle to ourselves as this is an invite only event. After a guided tour of the castle by Dracula himself, party well into the night.if you dare! Included Activities: Brans Castle Halloween Party
    Day 6BucharestDay 6 Bran/Bucharest (1B)
    Enjoy free time to explore Bucharests many attractions, including one of its best museums, the Museum of the Romanian Peasant. Opt to explore the Soviet-esque architecture, the beautiful cathedral, or indulge in the citys international cuisine. Included Activities: Orientation Walk Snagov Monastery Transport: Private Vehicle (2.75 hour(s))
    Day 7BucharestDay 7 Bucharest (1B)
    Depart at any time.
    Dates/Pricing

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    DatePrice / DescriptionQuote
    10/27/2017Quote
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    Dossier Disclaimer:The information in this trip details document has been compiled with care and is provided in good faith. However it is subject to change, and does not form part of the contract between the client and the operator. The itinerary featured is correct at time of printing. It may differ slightly to the one in the brochure. Occasionally our itineraries change as we make improvements that stem from past travellers, comments and our own research. Sometimes it can be a small change like adding an extra meal along the itinerary. Sometimes the change may result in us altering the tour for the coming year. Ultimately, our goal is to provide you with the most rewarding experience. Please note that our brochure is usually released in November each year. If you have booked from the previous brochure you may find there have been some changes to the itinerary.

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    Itinerary Disclaimer: While it is our intention to adhere to the route described below, there is a certain amount of flexibility built into the itinerary and on occasion it may be necessary, or desirable to make alterations. The itinerary is brief, as we never know exactly where our journey will take us. Due to our style of travel and the regions we visit, travel can be unpredictable. The Trip Details document is a general guide to the tour and region and any mention of specific destinations or wildlife is by no means a guarantee that they will be visited or encountered.

    Additionally, any travel times listed are approximations only and subject to vary due to local circumstances.
      
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