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Day tour from Brasov to the Bears Sanctuary, Rasnov Fortress and Bran Castle

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    Pass By: Brasov Historical Center, Piazza Sfatului, Brasov Romania

    Meeting point: The Council Square, by the water fountain at 9am.

    Stop At: Rasnov Citadel, Unirii Square no. 12, Rasnov 505400 Romania

    Visit Rasnov Fortress, which was built in the 13th Century, might just be the most enchanting of them all! The fortress is the biggest in Transylvania and one of the best preserved in Romania. Beautiful panorama over Barsa Land from the very top of the fortress.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Str. General Traian Mosoiu nr. 24, Bran 507025 Romania

    On the approach to Bran village, while the castle appears through the mist like something out of a fairytale, it will quickly become clear as to why this magnificent castle is the most well-known castle in the world! Visit Bran Castle and discover the truth behind the legends!

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes

    Stop At: Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti, DN 73A km 6 - near the entrance in Zarnesti from Rasnov, Zarnesti 500075 Romania

    Visit The Bears Sanctuary which is located in the forest, 2 km away from Piatra Craiului National Park. It covers an area of 69 hectares of forest, streams and ponds where the brown bears live. It is the biggest of this kind in the entire world. Visit the Bears Sanctuary - an amazing place for such beautiful animals! This " 5 stars all inclusive resort " for bears hosts around 100 rescued bears from captivity. They have a chance for a new and better life now! Taking pictures is allowed. Prepare your cameras!

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Centru Vechi, Unnamed Road, Brașov, Romania
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Driver/ English speaking qualified guide
    • Hotel drop-off at your request
    • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
    • Live comment in the car
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Local taxes, parking fees
    • Small group tour
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    • Lunch, entrance fees.
    • Entry/Admission - Rasnov Citadel
    • Entry/Admission - Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
    • Entry/Admission - Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • A moderate amount of walking is involved, comfortable shoes recommended
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Please note that The Bears Sanctuary does not allow children under 5 years old.
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    This is one of the best things to do in Brasov, the tour guide was amazing, she knew everything we wanted to know. Picked us up, and dropped us off at our location... The tour was amazing, great sights, excellent knowledge about the places, and...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank mplexo
    Reviewed 27 April 2019

    We had a wonderful Sunday at Rasnov, Libearty Bear Sanctuary and Bran Castle with our tour guide Mimi and her cool yellow car. It was a private tour. She was very punctual, was able to explain to us a lot about Brasov and the surroundings...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    1  Thank simonebrnh
    Reviewed 22 March 2019 via mobile

    Bogdan was our guide for these three locations. He was prompt, engaging, and extremely knowledgeable - not just about the tour destinations, but the areas around them. He is very engaging and personable, a real delight to spend the day with! We highly recommend both...More

    1  Thank annetteymiguelito
    Reviewed 9 March 2019 via mobile

    Alex was a fabulous driver and tour guide. He was a superb conversationalist and was able to expertly guide us through all of the attractions. His knowledge of Romanian history was stellar and the helped us understand how Romania got to be the place it...More

    Thank KristieP253
    Abghenoiu, Owner at Transylvania Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2019

    Dear Kristie, Thank you so much for your review! I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour and I hope I will have the pleasure of welcoming you again in the future! Best regards, Alex.

    Reviewed 7 March 2019 via mobile

    We had a wonderful day from start to finish. We were so lucky as it was just the two of us on the tour. Alex the tour guide proved to be very knowledgeable and passionate. Our first stop was Rasnov Fortress which overlooked the town...More

    Thank Mitches2
    Abghenoiu, Owner at Transylvania Discovery Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2019

    Hello guys, Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We had a great day and I am very thankful that you enjoyed the tour so much! I hope I will welcome you again in Romania sometime in the future! Best regards, Bogdan Ghenoiu.

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