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Tour Transylvania’s Castles

Take a tour of Transylvania’s most impressive and intimidating castles and fortresses, including the legendary Bran Castle, mythical home to Bram Stoker’s Count Dracula.

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Peles Castle

Located near the scenic mountain town of Sinai, Peles Castle’s architecture reflects both Neo-Renaissance and Gothic Revival style. Peles Castle was the first European castle to be powered by electricity and has over 160 rooms filled with paintings, sculptures and medieval arms.

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