Bran Castle: step into the story of Dracula and the Carpathian Mountains

Bran Castle, an emblem of Romania, invites you to discover a fascinating world, where history is intertwined with legend and natural beauty.

Discover the secrets of the castle:

  • Built in the 14th century, the castle was an important fortification, royal residence and vital strategic point.
  • The legend of Dracula, inspired by Vlad Tepes, has turned the castle into a magnet for tourists from all over the world.
  • Its unique architecture, with Byzantine and Gothic influences, will take you back in time.
  • The museum housed inside the castle houses an impressive collection of medieval art and weapons.
  • The sumptuous interior will introduce you to the atmosphere of royal court life.

Unforgettable experiences:

  • Follow in Dracula's footsteps and explore the castle's mysterious chambers.
  • Admire the panorama of the Bucegi and Piatra Craiului mountains from the castle terraces.
  • Participate in regular special events such as medieval music concerts or themed festivals.
  • Discover local traditions and handicrafts from the surrounding villages.
  • Enjoy a stroll through the castle garden, an oasis of peace and relaxation.

Useful information:

  • Location: Bran Castle is located in Brasov county, 30 kilometers from Brasov.
  • Access: Can be reached by car, bus or train.
  • Program: The castle is open daily from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm (May-September) and 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (October-April).
  • Fees: Admission for adults is 30 lei, and for pupils and students 15 lei.
  • Accommodation: There are numerous accommodation options in and around Bran, from hostels and cottages to luxury hotels.

Tips for tourists:

  • Avoid peak periods such as weekends and school holidays.
  • Buy your tickets online to avoid queues.
  • Wear comfortable shoes to explore the castle and its surroundings.
  • Please respect the rules for visitors and do not photograph the exhibits without permission.
  • Find out in advance about special events organised at the castle.

Bran Castle awaits you to discover a fascinating story, woven of mystery, history and natural beauty.

Further information:

  • Near the castle there are other important tourist attractions, such as the Râșnov Fortress, the Râșnov Dino Park and the Piatra Craiului Nature Reserve.
  • The town of Brasov, located 30 kilometres from Bran, offers a variety of sights and cultural attractions.
  • The Bran region is famous for its traditional gastronomy, with delicious dishes such as shepherd's stew, sarmas and pies.
  • Visiting Bran Castle can be an educational and fun experience for the whole family.

Plan your dream holiday and live an unforgettable adventure at Bran Castle!