The Real Dracula Halloween Tour - Truth and Myth of the Legend of Vlad Tepes
We will start of in Bucharest (http://www.goromaniatours.com/
The next day we are off to Poenari Castle, which is referred to as the real Dracula Castle. Now in ruins this castle sits on a cliff which demands a hike up the 1,400 stairs to reach the top. This is where the famous scene took place when Dracula's wife flung herself from the window into the murk waters opting death over being captured by the Turks. It is said that Vlad escaped by horse back through the mountain during this ferocious attack.
Then onto Hunedoara where we spend Halloween night in a haunted Castle in the home of Dracula - Transylvania !!
We have exclusive use of the Castle this evening to offer you this once in a lifetime chance to party on Halloween in one of Europe's most Medieval settings!
The next morning off to Sighisoara, the birth place of Dracula. This ancient citadel is among one of the only still inhabited in Europe.
The next morning we will head to Bran Castle, often referred to as "Dracula Castle". Although in history it is said he may have set foot in the residence once during a siege of the castle. Despite these allegations this is one of the most picturesque castles in the country. Built by the Saxons in 1300's in a setting surrounded by forest and hills.
Lastly but not least is a visit to Snagov Monastery, where they say the
tomb of Dracula lays. Vlad's murder is believed to have occurred in the forests nearby, where the monks took the his body, since both Vlad and his father had both given money to the monastery.
Your specialist tour guide will assure that all the elements of Halloween be included on this tour from start to finish. Don't miss out on this opportunity to discover the myth and the truth of the "Legend of Dracula" in mythical Romania
Halloween with Dracula in his Homeland of Transylvania!!!