The wonderful team from Brasov by foot can help you discover both Peles Castle and Bran Castle.

Castelul Peles

The Peles Castle is one of the most impressive castles in Romania and it is definitely a must-see attraction, especially if you are passionate about stories of royalty, if you are interested in splendid architecture and history. Until 1948, this was the summer residence of the royal family, when it was confiscated by the communist regime. The castle was built between the years 1873 and 1875, at the initiative of Carol I, Romania’s first King. The castle is situated in Sinaia and the castle’s architecture being inspired by the German Neo-Renaissance style. The castle has a total number of 160 rooms, including a theatre hall and a concert hall, seven terraces decorated with statues of the King and the Queen and numerous other decorative objects done from Carrara marble. The castle was an impressive residence fit for its political and cultural functions.

In order to book a tour, please visit the website Brasov by foot: https://brasovbyfoot.com.

Please check the visiting schedule here: http://peles.ro

Castelul Bran

Bran Castle is a historical, architectural monument and landmark, situated at 30 kilometers from Brașov. Initially, Bran Castle was a military fortress of defense, built by the Teutonic Knights stronghold dating from 1212. The castle was first documented in an act issued on November 19, 1377, giving the Saxons of Kronstadt (Brasov) the privilege to build the Citadel. The Bran castle is it surrounded by an aura of mystery and legend and it owes its fame to its imposing towers and turrets as well as to the myth created around Bram Stocker’s Dracula. The fortress was transformed into the royal residence in 1920, with the entry of Queen Maria’s property, and between 1920 and 1929 the most important restoration works were carried out. The four-storey museum displays collections of furniture, costumes, weapons and armour and the property includes the Royal Park with the two lakes, the Tea House, the Administrator’s House and the Ileana Princess House.

 

 

Please check the visiting schedule here: http://peles.ro

You can choose to visit just the castle or you also have the option of a full day trip: BRAȘOV – BRAN – RÂȘNOV – PREJMER – HĂRMAN – BRAȘOV

Please check the following website: https://transfercastel.ro/en/grand-tour-brasov-bran

The cost of this tours is: 25 euro/person

 

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