Take a Brasov Tour and have a great walking tour in the medieval city;
Harman and Prejmer Fortified Churches Tour;
Professional travel guide;
Visit Romania’s Transylvania region and discover the Fortified Churches;
Visit the Black Church, Rope street, Ecaterina's Gate, First Romanian School, the Bastions and the defensive towers;
Meeting at 9AM;
Prejmer Fortified Church is closed Monday;
All the museums in Brasov are closed Monday;
English speaking travel guide;
Transport with private car;
Pick-up from any address in Brasov;
Food and drinks;
Souvenirs and gifts;
In this 6 hours tour we will show you the highlights building and history of the old town of Brasov and some of the most beautiful fortified churches from Transylvania.
The tour will start with the visit at Prejmer Fortified Church which is listed on UNESCO historic churches of Romania and is known one of the best preserved fortified church in Transylvania and the largest fortified church in southeastern Europe.
The beginning of constructing the fortified church was in 1212, Prejmer Fortified Church was built by the Teutonic knights. With the circular walls rising 40 feet, advanced defense and underground passageways, Prejmer Fortified Church was extreme good defended. The fortress was attacked by fifty times, but only once was captured, in 1661. The access to the church was through a 100-foot-long arched passage fortified with two rows of gates. Each village family had a designated room for shelter in case of attack. The red-roofed wall accommodated 272 rooms, stacked over four stories and linked by wooden staircases.
Next stop in our tour is Harman Fortified Church, built in the 13th century by Saxons colonists in order to protect the church from different invaders. The church was surrounded by walls and bulwarks and had on its sides massive towers.
Both of the fortified churches offer awesome places to took some photos and to understand the stories of Transylvania.
After the visit in the villages near Brasov we will start the Brasov Tour in the medieval part of the Crown City. The history of Brasov is very close to the knights, the Saxons and the invaders.
We will walk and talk about the Black Church, the narrowest street in Eastern Europe and about the life of the medieval population of the city.
The Black Church dominates the main square and is Brasov's most important monument. It is the largest Gothic Church between Vienna and Istanbul. Called the Black Church because of the Great Fire the city endured in 1689. It took almost 100 years to reconstruct where only 1 of the towers was remade.
In Brasov Tour you will understand why it's named the CROWN city and why we have two medieval parts of the city, the Romanian part and the Saxon one.
We will reach extraordinary places that will gave you some great views over the city, and very good sports for photos.
Today it is one of the most beautiful places in Romania, a city filled with history and situated on the foot of the mountains.
At the end of Brasov Tour you will receive some tips and tricks about the ways you can explore Brasov in the evening.