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TravelMaker

Bucharest, Romania
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Are you excited to discover Romania and wonder how to make the most of your time here? Do you want to see the best sites of this beautiful country? Do you want to safely travel with a friendly guide and hear the stories behind the walls? This is exactly what we have been doing for more than 25.000 guests from all over the world in the last 13 years. Join one of our daily private or small-group shared tours and discover Romania at its best!
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Small-Group Day Trip to Dracula's Castle, Brasov and Peles Castle from Bucharest

Unless you opt to rent a car, the Gothic castles of Transylvania are difficult to reach independently. Travel between medieval landmarks with ease on a day trip to Bran Castle (Dracula’s Castle), Brasov, and Peles Castle from Bucharest. In a small group, receive personalized attention from your guide during a walking tour of Brasov and each castle. Gain insight into the fascinating history of Transylvania from a guide guaranteed to enhance your experience. Please note that when Peles Castle is closed, you visit the Cantacuzino Palace instead.
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12 hours
from $110.98

Small Group Tour to Mogosoaia Palace Snagov and Caldarusani Monasteries from Bucharest

Combine visits to three important area attractions during this 5-hour tour from Bucharest. Explore Caldarusani Monastery, Snagov Monastery, and Mogosoaia Palace with a guide and small group of fewer than 15 people. Entrance fees and round-trip transportation from Bucharest hotels included. 
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5 hours
from $63.98

2-Day Transylvania from Bucharest: Brasov, Bran, Sighisoara

The architectural and natural delights of Transylvania are plentiful and dispersed. Explore Europe’s most mysterious region with ease on a 2-day tour of Brasov, Bran, and Sighisoara from Bucharest, ideal for first-time visitors. Tick off highlights such as Peles Castle, Sinaia Monastery, Bran Castle (Dracula’s Castle), and the UNESCO-listed Medieval Citadel of Sighisoara, and listen to the Gothic legends that have made Transylvania so famous. One night accommodation, entrance fees, and hotel pickup and drop-off in Bucharest are included on this small-group tour, limited to 15 people.   
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2 days
from $318.29

Small-Group Day Trip to North Bulgaria

Discover the wonders of Northern Bulgaria on this 12-hour small-group day trip from Bucharest. Only 1-hour from Romania’s capital, Bulgaria is a captivating country with bucolic farmland and charming villages. See its highlights, such as the UNESCO Heritage site of Ivanovo Churches, Veliko Tarnovo (the City of Tsars) and the village of Arbanassi, on this hassle-free tour with an expert guide.
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12 hours
from $116.21

Bucharest Heritage City Tour - The Last Days of Communism

Discover how 40 years of Communist rule rocked Romania on this half-day political heritage tour of Bucharest. Learn about the lofty ambitions and violent 1989 downfall of the country’s Communist government while visiting its most important remnants, like Revolution Square, the House of the Free Press and the burial place of former dictator Ceausescu. For the ultimate glimpse into the excesses of the regime, take a guided tour of the astounding Parliament Palace. 
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4 hours
from $50.92
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Ebru A wrote a review Mar 2020
Ankara, Turkey1,018 contributions165 helpful votes
It was a nice tour including visits to the Ceausescu Palace and the Parliament Building. The Travelmaker Guide, Ms. Laura Boeriu picked us up from hotel and drove to the aforementioned places. Then we made a walk to see the building where Nicolae Ceausescu made his ultimate
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Dan7750, Manager at TravelMaker
Responded Apr 25, 2020
Hello, Thank you very much for booking the Last Days of Communism tour with our company in Bucharest. We are glad to hear that the tour went as planned and you have enjoyed the story, the sites and the company of our guide Laura. We are always trying to make this tour a comprehensive introduction to what Communism represented for Romania and how it changed our country's life for over forty years. Next time you come to Romania and want to visit more, we will be here for you!
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Lucinda J wrote a review Mar 2020
Leeds, United Kingdom3 contributions
I went to Bucharest as a solo female traveler and wanted to find some way to be able to experience Transylvania without all of the hard work of catching trains! This was perfect. Yes, there is a lot of driving but the scenery is beautiful, and we had wifi on the bus too so I
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Roxana A, Manager at TravelMaker
Responded Apr 28, 2020
Hello there! Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us in detail, for sure it will be very useful for those who are interested in discovering the wonderland of Transylvania! Isn't Transylvania simply an enchanting and magical place? I appreciate your lovely comments towards our tour, driver and guide, Serban! I will pass your kind thoughts to him and this will put a big smile on his face, as he is very passionate about his work. We are so fortunate to serve nice people like you are and it was a great pleasure to have you on our tours! With gratitude and best wishes! Roxana Adam
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Mark R wrote a review Mar 2020
Plymouth, United Kingdom8 contributions5 helpful votes
Pick up was at 8am and the driver boogey was on time.A very friendly and informative guide nothing was to much trouble. Castle Peles was closed but we still visited and took photos of the outside and the went on to castle cantacazino then Bran castle. We then had a late lunch at
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Dan7750, Manager at TravelMaker
Responded Apr 29, 2020
Hi Nadia, Thank you for your lovely note. I so appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with TravelMaker here in Romania! We strive to offer friendly service and we are glad to hear you had a great time with your guide Boogie. Thanks again for being our customer and writing this awesome review. Best wishes from Bucharest.
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Excursion592065 wrote a review Mar 2020
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We had an amazing full-day trip to Transylvania with our awesome guide Boogie. He was friendly, informative, and made the long drives fly right by. We would highly recommend booking a Transylvania tour with Travelmaker, and if you do, be sure to request Boogie. This was the
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Response from Roxana A, Manager at TravelMaker
Responded Apr 30, 2020
Hello there, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave such a beautiful review! We really appreciate your kind words toward our guide, Boogie, and our full-day trip to Transylvania! Indeed, the magical land of Transylvania is the most charming region of Romania, we are lucky to have the possibility to show you around and we hope to have you again on our tours to discover other enchanting destinations. I will pass your good thoughts to Boogie, I am sure he will be grateful for your appreciation! With gratitude and best wishes! Roxana Adam
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Laura L wrote a review Mar 2020
13 contributions4 helpful votes
Very interesring tour. Boogie is very informative and friendly and made the history of the city very interesting.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Roxana A, Manager at TravelMaker
Responded May 4, 2020
Dear Laura, That's amazing! I am pleased to hear that our tour had a positive impact on your trip to Romania and Boogie took such a good care of you! Please be assured that I will copy your message to Boogie, he will be very grateful for your appreciation. It was a real pleasure to have you on one of our tours and I hope to have the opportunity to show you more of our beautiful country in the future! With gratitude and best wishes, Roxana Adam
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