Sketching In Transylvania (8 days)

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Bucharest - Sinaia - Brasov - Viscri - Sighisoara - Biertan - Sibiu - Horezu - Bucharest

【Description: Discover, draw and take back with you the beautiful landscapes of Transylvania in a once in a lifetime one week travel. The beauty of its sceneries is enhanced even more by the slow time flow, the silence of the surroundings and the locals’ warm hospitality.
 
There are many people fond of Transylvania and amongst them is also Prince Charles of Wales, who stated on several occasions that the region recalls him an unspoiled world of fairytales like those depicted in Grimm brothers’ stories. We invite you, too, to fall in love with Transylvania.
 
【Highlights:
    
  • visit four UNESCO World Heritage sites.
 
  • discover the lost world of the Orient Express trains.
 
  • sketch sessions at: Peles Castle, Sinaia Monastery, Sinaia Casino, Sinaia Train Station, Bran Castle, Viscri Fortified Church and the village panorama.
 
  • immerse into local vampire legends while drawing Dracula’s castle.
 
  • visit Viscri, Prince Charles of Wales’ favourite village in Transylvania.
 
【Departures】: every day
 
【Price】: on request
 
【Included】:
    
  • airport transfers.
 
  • private car/minivan, with English speaking driver.
 
  • English speaking guide.
 
  • entry fees according to the program.
 
  • lunch with typical Romanian dishes.

 【Note】: The Black Church may be closed on specific religious occations and on Mondays; Peles castle is closed on Mondays, and on Tuesdays between 14th of Sept-14th of May, when you shall visit Rasnov Fortress insetad of Peles castle.

   
  
 
 Day
Location
Time
 Program
Meals
 1
  Bucharest
  Sinaia
PM
  Arrival at Otopeni International Airport. Our team will meet you at the airport. Private transfer to the Sinaia. Check-in at the hotel. Dinner at a local restaurant.
  Overnight: Sinaia
- - D
2
 Sinaia
AM
PM
  Full day in Sinaia. In the morning sketch Sinaia Train Station and Sinaia Casino●. Lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon visit and sketch Peles Castle● and Sinaia Monastery●. Dinner at the hotel/local restaurant.
  Overnight: Sinaia
B L D
3 
  Sinaia
  Bran
  Brasov
AM
PM
 Early departure to Bran village. In the morning visit and sketch Bran Castle●. Lunch at a local pension, then proceed to Brasov. Visit St. Nicholas Church● and Black Church●. Check-in at the hotel. Free afternoon for sketching in the Old Town of Brasov. Dinner at a local/hotel restaurant.
90km, 2h
  Overnight: Brasov
B L D
 4
  Brasov
  Rupea
  Viscri
  Sighisoara
AM
PM
 Departure to the Saxon lands of Transylvania. Stop for visit and sketching at Rupea Fortress●. Continue to Viscri. Lunch at a local restaurant. Visit and sketch Viscri Fortified Church WH●. Go to a panorama spot. Departure to Sighisoara. Check-in at a hotel/pension found in the Old City Centre. Dinner at a local/hotel restaurant.
130km, 2h
  Overnight: Sighisoara
B L D
 5
  Sighisoara
  Biertan
  Sighisoara
AM
PM
  Departure to Biertan. Visit and sketch Biertan Fortified Church WH●. Stroll in the village, then lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon return to Sighisoara. Visit the Church on the Hill and The Clock Tower WH ●. Free afternoon for sketching. Dinner at Casa Vlad Dracul, the birthplace of Dracula.
60km, 1h
  Overnight: Sighisoara
B L D
6
  Sighisoara
  Sibiu
AM
PM
  Departure to Sibiu. Upon arrival, check-in at the hotel and then lunch at a local restaurant. Walking tour in the Old Town. Free afternoon for sketching. Free for dinner.
100km, 2h
  Overnight: Sibiu
B L -
7
  Sibiu
  Horezu
  Bucharest
AM
PM
  Free morning in Sibiu, then lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, proceed to Horezu. Visit Horezu Monastery WH●. Continue to Bucharest. Farewell dinner in Bucharest. Check-in at a hotel in the city center.
380km, 6h
  Overnight: Bucharest
B L D
8
  Bucharest
AM
PM
  Transfer to the airport. Depending on the flight schedule, we can arrange a walking tour in Bucharest.
  Overnight: - | -
B - -

 

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