World War 1 and World War 2 in Romania - day trip from Braso

Tour Description

Enjoy a day trip along the old border between Romania ( Wallachia + Moldavia ) and The Austrian- Hungarian Empire. Your guide will meet you in the central square of Brasov and your journey will start. It will be a 3 minutes walking distance to your AC van/coach , will jump on the bus and head south. All this is accompanied by the comment of an expert tour guide giving a full explanation about Romanian's 'contribution' at the 1st and the 2nd World Wars.

Your guide will meet you at 8 am in the Council City Square of Brasov. Soon as everybody have arrived will jump on your AC van/coach and head south towards the old border between Romania and Transylvania. First stop is going to be Castle Peles in Sinania, home of Romanian Royal families for almost 100 years. With the beginning of the WW 1 Romania find itself in very difficult position. King Ferdinand of Habsburg , German by birth, was inclining on helping The King of Germany , Wilhem II , his wife on the other hand , Queen Maria of Romania, English by birth was inclining towards the allies (Antanta - The Gentlemen's Agreement). King Ferdinand originally chose the be neutral but 2 years later Romania joined the war on the side of the allies. and against Germany. A year later , after we exhausted our military resources , Romania chose for the 2nd time in this World War ' the neutral zone'. Next stop is going to be the Cemetery of the Unknown soldier where we have buried hundreds of Romanian , Hungarian , German , Russian , Austrian etc soldiers that died in the war. Meeting point: Piata Sfatului nr. 30 , Brasov , Brasov county.

Experiences:
Attractions
Art and History
Farmers Market
Landmarks
Nightlife
Outdoor Activities
Shopping
Workshops
Other
Languages spoken: English , Italian , Romanian
Recommended gear: Comfortable shoes
Included in price: Tickets , guided tour , transport , lunch in Brasov
Additional Information: Not accessible for people with disabilities
Refund policy : 100% 3 days before the reservation, 50 % 2 days before the reservation , 25% 1 day before the reservation
Cancellations : 24 hours ahead
Availability : Everyday at 7.45 am