13 days (16 with extension)
Group size: 18-35 travelers
See why this region is becoming a favorite for savvy travelers.
Romania and Bulgaria harbor some of Europe’s best-kept secrets, from culturally rich Sibiu to the Black Sea coast’s golden beaches. Uncover Romania’s eclectic capital and “Dracula’s Castle,” travel through forested hills and quaint Saxon villages, then soak up the sun in Bulgaria’s under-the-radar resort towns and charming capital city of Sofia.
Your tour package includes
11 nights in handpicked hotels
6 three-course dinners
8 guided sightseeing tours
Expert Tour Director & local guides
Private deluxe motor coach
The People’s Palace, Black Church, Bran Castle, Sibiu’s Old Town, seaside Varna, Madara Rider, St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral
On this guided tour, you'll walk for about 2.5 hours daily across uneven terrain, including paved roads and cobblestone streets, with many hills and stairs.
We handpick every hotel to strike the balance of comfort, location, and local charm. While we can't confirm specific accommodations far in advance, these are common hotels for this tour and we're confident you'll be comfortable and satisfied.
Novotel Bucharest City Centre
This modern hotel is located in Bucharest’s city center. Guests enjoy a restaurant and bar, fitness center, and casino. Nearby, you’ll find the Old Town, National Art Museum, and Cismigiu Gardens.
Aro Palace Hotel
This contemporary hotel is located in Brasov. Guests enjoy free WiFi, a fitness center, and restaurant. Nearby, you'll find the Etnography Museum of Brasov, Muzeul de Arta, Nicolae Titulescu.
Golden Tulip Ana Tower Sibiu
This comfortable hotel is located near the city center. Guests enjoy a restaurant, bar, and fitness center. Nearby, you’ll find the Brukenthal National Museum, ASTRA National Museum Complex, and Gothic Lutheran Cathedral.
Swiss-Belhotel & Spa Varna
This sleek hotel is located in the Varna Bapha neighborhood. Guests enjoy a restaurant, a pool, and a spa. Nearby, you’ll find the Sea Garden, the History of Varna Museum, and the City Art Gallery of Boris Georgiev.
Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
This traditional hotel is located in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. Guests enjoy a spa, fitness center, and pool. Nearby, you’ll find the Transfiguration Monastery, Archaeological Museum, and Kaloyanova Fortress.
Central Park Hotel
This elegant hotel is located in the heart of Sofia. Guests enjoy an on-site restaurant and bar. Nearby, you’ll find the National Palace of Culture, Vitosha Bloulevard, and Boyana church.
Our team of experts will create a personalized flight itinerary for you. Meet up with friends, arrive early, stop over somewhere new, or stay longer — we've got you covered.