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“Great tour guide”

Transylvania Discovery Tours
Ranked #5 of 39 Tours in Brasov
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Private day tours and Package Trips in Romania.
Reviewed October 20, 2013

I booked a 3-castle tour with Bogdan last September. I'm really glad that I took a tour with him! For one, we had good conversations on Romanian culture, everyday life, politics, and even the changing state of the country during the long drives to the castles. He also told the legends of the various castles, and stories about Romania's previous rulers.

During the tours itself, he would often share little anecdotes and facts that the castle guide didn't mention. He was also good at turning dull moments around. I would definitely recommend booking him for your next trip to Romania.

Thank rhtan
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Reviewed September 23, 2013

From the day we decided to go to Romania
Alex from TDT offered his upmost assistance
Follow by email pricing confirmation all exceptional.
Collected us from Bucharest airport and transported us around to the spots we wanted to see.
Great guy thanks for everything enjoyed every minute
Modern van and knowledgable on the sites
A must to do with this company

Thank GTRXU11972
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Reviewed August 10, 2013

We took two tours with this great company at the end of May: Land of Fagaras, because we fancied something a little off the beaten track, and a large group tour to Rasnov, Bran Castle and Brasov with lunch included. Both tours were immensely enjoyable, my favourite was Land of Fagaras which was really varied with stops in lovely rural places such as picturesque mills run by welcoming families, a monastery, stud farm and a fortress with a moat. The restaurants on both tours were superb, Bogdan certainly knows where the best places are and is friendly, laid-back and flexible, besides having great English. He really makes sure you get lots of value out of the tour. Both tours were very reasonably priced, and if I come back to the region I will definitely want to travel with this company again as they gave us great memories of Romania!

Thank Peter S
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Reviewed May 26, 2013

This is a little super good trave lagency from Sweden specialized on Transylvania. They will help you with the entire trip!

1  Thank Johan189852
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Reviewed November 11, 2012

We took a 1 day tour of Transylvania (from Brasov) with Bogdan in November 2012 and found him to be a fantastic tour guide. Initlally we thought we'd try and do all the sights by public transport but discovered this might be a little too hard, take too long, there wasn't a lot of information about and just maybe a bit too ambitious. So we looked for a tour guide. This tour seemed to be one of the most reasonably priced that we found online.

During the organisational period he was very fast to reply via email and also almost instant on text message. His english is almost perfect. Our train from Budapest was almost 2 hours late, and he was very accommodating and waited for us (communicating live via text with our new scheduled arrival time, something we had no idea of). He drove a recent model people carrier and was a safe and careful driver. He took us to some great destinations, but was happy to mold the trip to whatever we wanted but was always aware of how all the decisions we were making would effect other things (ie, we can stop for a long lunch now if you like, but we might miss the sunset at Rasnov Fortress etc) which really helps you make educated decisions about everything you're doing. He took us into each attraction and explained everything in detail. Had a very good knowledge. He even made about 10 phone calls trying to arrange accomodation for us that evening.

Over all we thought it was a great day, a great tour and Bogdan was a fabulous tour guide. Highly recommended.

3  Thank ajl12377
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