Halloween in Transylvania - 3 day short break departing Cluj Napoca

Halloween in Transylvania - 3 day short break departing Cluj Napoca
Transylvania Live - Expert in Transylvania

The Halloween Party offers a delicious traditional Romanian festive dinner washed down with fiery spirits, excellent Romanian wine and accompanied by a special shows including the Ritual of Killing of the Living Dead,The Vampiresa Hunting, Dracula’s Wedding, Folk Show and many dark surprises. Direct flights from London to Cluj Napoca available.

A short break that includes Sighisoara Medieval Citadel, Vlad the Impaler’s birthplace, Transylvania’s iconic image, Bran Castle and the Medieval Saxon city of Sibiu, concentrating the largest number of famous sights in Romania.

DAY 1, October 30, Cluj-Napoca – Sibiu

Sighisoara citadel, courtesy of Romanian Tourism MinistryWelcome to the Transylvania! Our English speaking guide collects you from Cluj Napoca Airport. Drive to Turda, a small town with an intimate medieval atmosphere where you can enjoy lunch in a Dracula Restaurant. Transfer next to Sibiu. The fortified city of Sibiu has been the centre of Romania’s German minority since medieval times and it is one of Romania’s most beautiful cities. The city contains the largest concentrations of famous sites in Romania. Enjoy a city tour including the Evangelic Church, one of the finest examples of Gothic architecture in Romania and the iconic image of Sibiu. Vlad the Impaler’s son, Prince Mihnea the Evil was stabbed on the stairs of the church in 1510.

Accommodation is in a 4 * hotel. You’ll enjoy a traditional Saxon dinner in one of Sibiu’s finest restaurants.

DAY 2, October 31, Sibiu - Bran - Brasov - Sighisoara

Ritual Killing of a Living DeadExplore today Transylvania’s symbol, Bran Castle. It owes its fame both to its unique charm and to the myth Bram Stoker created around Dracula. The impressive edifice dates back to 1377. Queen Maria of Romania, the niece of Queen Victoria of Great Britain turned the castle into a beautiful summer residence. Close to the castle, there is a shrine that is set in the wall of a mountain which once sheltered her heart. Lunch can be enjoyed in Bran village. Cheese tasting is strongly recommended as the village is renowned for the delicious home made traditional cheese assortments produced here. The ones smoked in pine tree bark are particularly delicious. Visit next Horror House, located in the vicinity of the castle, a special treat dedicated for the strong hearted.

Your next stop is the Medieval Saxon City of Brasov, one of the best preserved medieval cities in Europe, home to the impressive Black Church, the largest gothic edifice in South Eastern Europe. Continue your journey with Sighisoara Citadel, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Founded by Saxons during the 12th century, Sighisoara still stands as one of Europe’s most beautiful inhabited fortified citadels. Sighisoara is also the place where Vlad the Impaler, also known as Dracula, was born.

Get ready then for the Halloween Party: a delicious traditional Romanian festive dinner washed down with fiery spirits, excellent Romanian wine and accompanied by a special programme including the Ritual of Killing of the Living Dead, Vampiresa Hunting, Dracula’s Wedding, Romanian Folk Show and many dark surprises.

If you survive you’ll find refugee in a 3* hotel located in the very heart of the medieval citadel.

DAY 3, November 1, Sighisoara - Cluj-Napoca

Enjoy medieval charm at its best, visit Sighisoara’s main tourist attractions: The Clock Tower, standing 60 meters tall on top of the citadel’s hill, it hosts a museum and offers a great view over the citadel. You’ll then drive to the town of Medias, with its beautiful medieval centre, where you’ll make the acquaintance of a unique artist, the only one who uses spider web for his paintings.

Transfer next to Cluj Napoca for the return flight


Tour details

  • 569 EURO per Trip
  • Available Anytime
  • Duration: 3 Day(s)
  • From 2 to 50 people
  • Starts at Cluj Napoca

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