Escorted Tours 2024

72 Day 1, Saturday, arrive in Bucharest You will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. There's time to relax before meeting your fellow travelers and Tour Director for a Welcome Dinner. (D) Day 2, Sunday, explore Bucharest Get acquainted with the Romanian capital known as Little Paris, on a sightseeing tour. Visit the Parliament Palace, one of the largest buildings in the world and a National Treasure. Learn how the Romanian people finally succeeded in toppling the last communist dictator in Eastern Europe at the Revolution Square. The tour will also bring you to the Romanian Athenaeum, the Opera House, the National Military Club, the Military Academy, Triumphal Arch, and the Village Museum. The rest of the day is free. (B) Day 3, Monday, to Brasov Depart Bucharest towards the beautiful 17th-century Sinaia Monastery and visit Peles Castle, built as the summer residence of King Carol I. Head to Bran for a visit to Bran Castle, made famous by Bram Stoker's novel as the residence of the sinister vampire, Count Dracula. Continue toward Brasov for the night. (B, D) Day 4, Tuesday, to Sighisoara & Sibiu Start the morning in Brasov with a walking tour including the First Romanian School Museum, which houses an impressive collection of rare books, documents, and art. Continue to Sighisoara, the best-preserved medieval city in southeastern Europe and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Visit the Clock Tower Museum on a city tour. End the day in Sibiu - once the richest town in Transylvania. See the Huet Square, the Great Square, the Evangelical Cathedral, Liar's Bridge and more. In the evening, enjoy dinner in a local farmhouse in the Village of Sibiel. Return to Sibiu for the night. (B, D) Day 5, Wednesday, to Drobeta Turnu-Severin Continue your journey through Hunedoara, where you will visit one of the largest castles in Europe, the Corvinesti Castle. Then, travel to Drobeta Turnu-Severin for an orientation tour before check in. Get settled for dinner and an overnight stay. (B, D) Day 6, Thursday, to Djerdap & Belgrade Drive towards the Djerdap, and cross the border of Serbia. Take a cruise through the gorge and view the most beautiful sections of the Danube MBUOCSHTAREST CORVINESTI CASTLE SINAIA MONASTERY The best of Romania & Serbia 9 DAYS IN BUCHAREST, BRASOV, SIBIU, DROBETA TURNU-SEVERIN, AND BELGRADE. 9DBUHBEG