Bucharest-Dracula's Tomb and Mogosoaia Palace

4 hr

E-Ticket

Group Tour

Thea death of Prince Vlad Tepes is barely mentioned in the historic documents of the epoch.Neverthless,there are several hypotheses.Acording to the most popular one,Vlad Tepes was killed in a battle against the Turks,near Bucharest,in December 1476.
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Itinerary Details

The 4 hours trip includes visits to Snagov Monastery with Dracula's Tomb(located on a island on Snagov Lake)and Mogosoaia Palace(1916).

       Snagov Monastery

A century after the church was built(1364),Vlad Tepes(Dracula) built the fortress's walls and dungeon.A slab on the floor of the church marks the grave with the presumed remains of the Count.The monastery,located  on a island on the far side of the lake,could only be accesed by boat,making it a great place and a terrible prison.The first book in Romanian written in Latin alphabet were printed here.

        Mogosoaia Palace

Built by Prince Constantin Brancoveanu,between 1698 and 1702 as a summer residence,the palace is the perfect proof of the Brancovenesc architectural style,with staircase balconies,arcades and columns.On the façade towards the lake,the palace displays a superb Venetian-style loggia and a balcony with Brancovenesc carvings overlooking the main courtyard.Today,the palace houses is named Brancoveanu Musesum

Important Details

Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Live commentary on board
  • Certified National tour guide
  • Transport
Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
Departure Point
City Hotels
8:00 AM
Return Details
City Hotels
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.