Transylvania for Halloween

As Romania’s most fabled region, Transylvania casts a spell with its untouched villages, picturesque valleys, and lush forests. It’s a land where the medieval cities and ancient Roman ruins add a sense of mystery, while the warm and welcoming locals embrace you in their hospitality. A unique destination awaits, offering travelers a glimpse into the authentic charm of traditional Europe.

Delve into the enigmatic allure of Transylvania during its most iconic time of year – Halloween. Prepare for an unforgettable adventure as you explore the region draped in the eerie ambiance of the season. And the highlight of this once-in-a-lifetime experience? A thrilling Halloween party at none other than Bran Castle, where we’ll all dress in our spookiest best for a night of haunting delights.


  • 11 Nights superior accommodations
  • Transportation by private vehicle
  • Breakfast daily, 1 Lunch, 4 Dinners
  • Halloween party at Bran Castle
  • Walking tour of Old Town Bucharest
  • Visit Ceausescu’s Mansion
  • Visit Rupea Fortress
  • Visit the Fortified Church of Viscri
  • Farm to Table Dinner Experience
  • Walking Tour of Sighisoara Medieval Citadel
  • Visit the Fortified Church in Malancrav
  • Visit the Saxon Fortification in Biertan
  • Visit Peles Castle
  • Visit Rasnov citadel
  • Winery visit
  • Libearty Sanctuary visit
  • Brasov walking tour
  • Guided tour of the citadel of Alba-lulia
  • Visit Corvin Castle
  • Visit the Cistercian Abbey of Carta
  • Snagov Monastery
  • Walking tour of Sibiu
  • Visit Turda Salt Mine
  • Stop at Princely Court in Targoviste
  • Airport transfers
  • English speaking guide
  • Gratuities
  • Women’s Travel Club Tour Host


**Prices are subject to change and availability. Space is limited and activities and specific hotels are subject to change. Travel insurance is strongly recommended.



Double Occupancy – $6879 CAD per person (sharing a room) – approx. $5200 USD
Single Occupancy – $7999 CAD per person (your own room) – approx. $6100 USD

If you would like the double occupancy rate but don’t have a roommate we will match you with a suitable roommate. The single occupancy rate will give you your own room. Single occupancy may be limited. CAD = Canadian dollars. USD = United States of America dollars. Conversion to USD is approximated by current exchange rates and subject to change. You will be charged in CAD and your bank may charge a slightly different rate or fees.

Payment of $300 due at time of booking.
A second payment of $1800 due on October 15, 2023
Final payment due – August 18, 2024

*All payments are non-refundable Please see full terms and conditions. Prices are subject to change and availability.

Activity Level

Moderate Activity
There are a few walking tours at a relaxed pace. You should be able to walk comfortably for a few hours on uneven terrain.

Group Size

Minimum – 8 members
Maximum – 16 members


  • International Airfare
  • Visa/passport handling fees
  • Meals not listed in itinerary
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Gratuities on personal purchases
  • Optional Activities
  • Expenses of a Personal Nature
  • Early check-in and late check-out of hotel

Tour Host

Women’s Travel Club tours are hosted tours. Your tour host is in addition to local tour guides. Your Women’s Travel Club tour host is your tour concierge and there to make sure every part of the tour runs smoothly. Our trained hosts are seasoned travelers who are with you every step of your tour so that you only have to worry about enjoying yourself and having fun.
The Women’s Travel Club Tour Host for this tour is TBA.

Roommate Matching Policy

Roommate matching is done as a courtesy and while most matches result in wonderful friendships, success is not guaranteed. If during the tour you decide you would no longer like to share a room with your roommate you will need to request (and pay for) a single room at all accommodations. This can be shared between the two people in the room if it is a mutual decision. If you are a very light sleeper or snore you may want to consider getting your own single room.

Flight Information

The Women’s Travel Club recommends booking flexible/refundable air tickets when possible.
Arrive to Bucharest, Romania – Henri Coandă International Airport – OTP at any time on or before first day of tour.
Depart from Bucharest, Romania – Henri Coandă International Airport – OTP – anytime on the last day of the tour. .
If you would like assistance booking international flights for your tour please use the form below. The Women’s Travel Club Flight Desk will work with you to arrange the best options.
Our Flight management fee is CAD 100.00 + HST, per tour.
Flight Quote

Travel Insurance:

Out of country medical insurance is required. We strongly recommend that you obtain cancellation and interruption insurance to protect your investment.
Use this link to request an insurance quote.

Insurance Quote


Hotel Lido

Nestled in the heart of Bucharest, the historically significant Hotel Lido by Phoenicia dates back to 1930 and bears the distinctive touch of the renowned architect, Ernest Doneaud. Embodying the essence of the interwar modernist movement, the property showcases mesmerizing Art Deco elements. Perfectly positioned on the prestigious Magheru Boulevard, it resides less than 1 km away from the enchanting Old Town and a mere 200 meters from the iconic Romanian Athenaeum. To ensure your utmost convenience, free WiFi is available throughout the entire property.

Indulge in the luxurious comfort of the exquisitely furnished and generously spaced rooms at Hotel Lido by Phoenicia. Crafted for your tranquility, each room is soundproofed and equipped with modern amenities, including air conditioning, providing an oasis of serenity amidst the bustling city. You’ll find a well-appointed desk, a flat-screen TV, a minibar, and coffee and tea making facilities, catering to your every need. The private bathrooms, adorned with elegant accents, feature invigorating showers and complimentary toiletries. For a touch of opulence, select rooms offer a cozy seating area, allowing you to unwind in style. Every guest room showcases an elegant fusion of contemporary design and the refined charm reminiscent of interwar Bucharest, exuding an enchanting ambiance that will captivate your senses.

Residence Hirscher in Brasov

Nestled in a serene setting, at the base of Tampa Mountain in the captivating historic center of Brasov, lies Residence Hirscher. With its prime location merely 200 meters from the Council Square and Republicii Street, this residence offers the perfect blend of tranquility and proximity to the city’s vibrant attractions. Stay connected with complimentary WiFi available throughout the entire property, allowing you to remain in touch with loved ones or handle business matters seamlessly.

Step into a world of modern elegance as you enter the inviting rooms of Residence Hirscher. Each space boasts stylish interior decoration, creating a harmonious ambiance that soothes the senses. The well-appointed bathrooms feature walk-in showers, providing a refreshing and indulgent experience after a day of exploration. To enhance your comfort, complimentary toiletries are thoughtfully provided, ensuring your stay is nothing short of delightful.

Viscri 125

Viscri 125 is a traditional Saxon farm, built as a fortress, with the main house facing the street, continued by the annexes, and with a large wooden barn closing the main courtyard in the back. Behind the barn, the vegetable garden is continued by the orchard that climbs a gentle slope passed the creek. In time, the courtyard was joined to the one next door, at Viscri 126, and the one at Viscri 124, resulting in a generous oasis of tranquillity and greenery.

Hotel Central Park in Sighisoara

Welcome to Hotel Central Park, where comfort and hospitality converge to create an unforgettable experience for our cherished guests. Immerse yourself in a haven of tranquility and indulgence as you step into our elegantly designed rooms, thoughtfully crafted to provide the utmost relaxation and convenience.

From the moment you arrive, you’ll find yourself embraced by the warm ambiance of our lounges, inviting you to unwind and savor the moments of leisure. Whether you seek a peaceful retreat to read a book, catch up with friends, or simply enjoy the serenity of the surroundings, our lounges are the perfect spot to do so.

Valea Verde Resort

Welcome to our immersive Transylvanian village experience, where you will discover a home away from home, cocooned in the embrace of tranquil surroundings and unspoiled nature. Here, the pace of life slows, and the essence of the countryside beckons you to embrace its serenity.

Nestled amidst rolling hills, picturesque meadows, and lush forests, our village retreat offers a respite from the hustle and bustle of city life. Allow yourself to be captivated by the simplicity and charm of rural living, as you breathe in the fresh, crisp air that carries the fragrance of wildflowers and earthy woodlands.

Step into our cozy accommodations that exude the warmth and hospitality of a traditional Transylvanian home. The rustic charm of wooden beams and stone walls provides a nostalgic touch, while modern amenities ensure your utmost comfort. Relax in the embrace of soft linens and plush pillows, and wake up to the gentle sounds of nature awakening from slumber.

Hotel Am Ring Sibiu

Welcome to Hotel Am Ring, perfectly situated on the Large Square of Sibiu, where history and modern comforts converge to create an unforgettable stay. Housed in a splendid historic building from the Gothic period, our hotel invites you to step back in time while enjoying contemporary amenities.

As you enter our elegant establishment, you’ll be greeted with a seamless blend of old-world charm and modern sophistication. The air-conditioned rooms are tastefully adorned with 19th-century style furnishings, offering a touch of nostalgia and a glimpse into the past. Each room is equipped with modern conveniences, including free Wi-Fi and an LCD TV, ensuring your stay is both comfortable and connected.

Casa din Bran

Welcome to our charming inn, a hidden gem adorned with authentic local decorations that will immerse you in the true spirit of Transylvania. Nestled in the picturesque surroundings, our inn is conveniently located just a stone’s throw away from the legendary Bran Castle.

As the tour comes to a close, we invite you to return to where it all began – Bran Castle. Spend the night in this iconic and enigmatic fortress, surrounded by the mystique of Dracula’s legend. Experience the unique atmosphere of the castle at night, where history and folklore intertwine, creating an unforgettable ambiance.

** Occasionally, due to situations beyond our control, specific hotels may change. Any accommodation changes will be to a similar hotel.


Through our own clients and networking clubs we have realized a general desire for women to travel but they don’t always have a companion. We developed the Women’s Travel Club for these women to have a fun and safe group to travel with. We offer a wide range of destinations, so that there is something for everyone.

We have women of all ages, with the average being 45 to 65 years. However, we do have regular travelers anywhere from 30 years to over 80 years of age.

We do not include international flights in the price of our tours. Not including the cost of international flights in the cost of the tour allows members the flexibility to get the flight schedule, price and class of service that best suits them. The Women's Travel Club flight desk will be happy to help arrange your international flights.

Yes, we always negotiate the best possible single supplement rate for our trips. Single spots fill quickly and may be limited so we suggest you book early for a single spot.

Yes, each of our booking forms has an area for you to request to be matched with a roommate. We get some general information that will help us match you with a great new friend.

Canadian and US citizens do not need a visa for travel to Romania for up to 90 days. However, travel requirements may change at any time. Please visit your governments travel recommendations page. Canada - Canada Travel Recommendations & Information USA - USA Travel Recommendations & Information

The average temperature range in Romania in November is between 35° and 50°F (2° and 10°C), so you'll need to bring a warm jacket. Temperatures tend to be colder in western, northern, and central Romania, and of course in the mountains, too.

Oct 18 - Oct 29 2024

Tour Level: Classic Tours,
Tour Type: Sightseeing Tours,

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