What To Expect
Targoviste Princely Court - The real court of Vlad the Impaler
About 80 Km Northwest of Bucharest in the Southwestern Transylvanian Alps is the town of Targoviste. The capital of feudal Walachia from 14th to the 17th century. It was here where Vlad Dracula had his main residence. Tour highlights: Princely Court, Princely Church, Chindia Tower, Museum of the printing press and of the old Romanian books.
Poienari Fortress is placed on the highest cliff around Arges gorges at 850m. It is surrounded by a spectacular landscape and to get there we will climb the 1480 steps.
Afterwards drive to Curtea de Arges for a traditional Romanian lunch and a tour of the first capital of Wallachia.
Curtea de Arges is a city in Romania on the right bank of the Arges River, where it flows through a valley of the lower Carpathians. The name, literally The Court upon Arges refers to the former status of the town as the capital of Wallachia. Take a walking tour of the town visiting: the Princely Church and Old Court ruins, the Episcopal Church where the monarchs of Romania are burried.
Minivan with driver (A/C)
English or Spanish speaking guide
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
This tour is a guaranteed small group with a maximum of 5 participants. For bigger groups, please inquire.
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3 - 4 hours
3 - 4 hours