Operating days: on request only (except Mondays & Tuesdays when the castle is closed) Starting Time: 8.00 AM Duration: approx. 12 hours Operation period: Recommended 1th of April - 31th of October Important note: In case of adverse weather conditions (heavy rain/snow storm) the off-road trip will be replaced by a visit to Bran Castle & Brasov as an alternative. Languages: English (other languages on request)
Our tours are not available on the following dates: 15-17 Apr 2017, 3 Dec 2017, 24-26 Dec 2017, 31 Dec 2017, 1-2 Jan 2018
Number of persons traveling together
Price in EURO per person
For a group of more than 6 persons, the price will be provided on request.
Included: Transport by minibus & 4x4 vehicle English speaking guide/driver
Not included: Entrance fees Lunch (aprox. 15 Euro/pers)
Details This full day tour will include departure from Bucharest, aprox. two hours drive to Sinaia, a beautiful mountain resort, stop in Sinaia to visit Peles Castle, the former summer residence of Carol 1st (Carol Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, a German Prince from the dynasty with the same name, was the first king of Romania). The Castle built between 1875 - 1914 (a total period of 39 years) in a beautiful Neo Renaissance architectural style, one of the most modern constructions from the end of the 19th century was also the first castle in Europe with electric power. After the visit in the castle, the trip will continue with an expedition to the peaks, to admire the real beauty of the mountains and "the world seen from above". The expedition will take aprox. 4 hours and it will be made using a local mountain guide & a strong 4x4 vehicle.
Itinerary Bucharest - Sinaia (visit Peles Castle) - Off Road Tour up to the picks - back in Sinaia - return to Bucharest
Important! TravelMaker, as the company which organizes the trip, is not responsible if the visited sites are closed without prior notice and for any reason at the moment you arrive.
Our tours are reccommended by
Radisson Blu Hotel in Bucharest
Tourism licence no. 3462 from 02.06.2016 issued by the National Tourism Authority
Registration number personal data operator: 11966
Insurance policy Series I, no. 45314 from 02.07.2015 valid from 08.07.2015 until 07.07.2016 issued by OMNIASIG VIENNA INSURANCE GROUP S.A. Amount covered: 50.000 USD
Tourism certificate no. 7666 from 11.04.2003; holder: Penciu Cristian Daniel
Capital: 200 RON | Commercial no. J40/3295/2005 | Company no. RO17262596