Bucharest, the national capital, is about 85 miles (137 kilometers) southeast of Bran.
Head to the interesting attractions in the area. The Bran Castle is a good place to start.
While it may be tempting to just chill out when holidaying in Bran, remember, Transylvania 's numerous scenic and cultural delights await. While you're in the area, check out the Cantacuzino Castle and Bucegi National Park in and around Busteni, which is approximately 11 miles (18 kilometers), away from Bran. If you feel like seeing more of Transylvania, travel to Sinaia to visit the Sinaia Monastery and Peles Castle. Sinaia is 14 miles (23 kilometers) away.
Sibiu, is another interesting spot to discover. It is around 60 miles (97 kilometers) from Bran and offers a great selection of things to see and do, including Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, ASTRA National Museum Complex and Council Tower. Holy Trinity Cathedral, History Museum and Piata Mare are just a few of the many other attractions in Sibiu.
Travelers in Transylvania should spend time exploring the area's gardens. To get a real sense of a region, it helps to return to the past. Transylvania 's fascinating fortresses provide a wonderful starting point.
In this hectic world, the ideal vacation is often all about taking the time to relax. When it's time to kick back, follow the lead of the locals and have a go at picnicking or shore fishing. Transylvania has plenty of outdoor options for those who love water. Wind surfing and boating are both popular water-based activities here.
You won't want to say "La revedere" (farewell) to this unique part of the world.