Castles, fortresses & ruins

Explore antic ruins, medieval fortresses and dazzling Romanian castles. It's all about their history and the excitement of new discoveries.

Banffy Castle: From Medieval Times to Electric Music

banffy castle

If you’re wondering what history, ruins, tales of castles and electric music all have in common, the answer is simple: Banffy Castle from Bontida. Read more ›

The Fortified Church from Cisnadioara: Over 800 Years of History

Cisnadioara Fortified Church

The fortified church from Cisnadioara is one of the oldest monuments around Sibiu, one of the seven citadels founded by the Saxons centuries ago. Read more ›

Corvin Castle: The Gothic Masterpiece of Transylvania

Corvin Castle

A fairytale castle for some, a Gothic masterpiece for others, Corvin Castle is simply the most impressive castle in Transylvania. Read more ›

Top Five Castles of Transylvania You Should See

Bran Castle

Discover the castles of Transylvania, from well-known monuments like Bran Castle to smaller and ruined castles that once belonged to the local aristocracy. Read more ›


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Mogosoaia Palace: The Architectural Legacy of a Great Prince

Visit the palace of Mogosoaia, a splendid historical monument over 300 years old, just half an hour away from busy Bucharest. Read more ›

Bran Castle: The Real Story of a World Famous Attraction

Bran Castle

Discover the true history of Bran Castle, one of the most famous historical attractions in Romania and the top visited castle in the country. Read more ›

Peles Castle: Royal Legacy and Romania’s Finest Castle

Peles Castle

Peles Castle is one the most impressive castles in Europe and a must-see attraction you’ll remember long after your visit to Romania. Read more ›

Rasnov Fortress: Medieval Battles and Sieges in Transylvania

Rasnov Fortress

One of the most visited medieval attractions in the Romania, Rasnov Fortress impresses through its centuries-old history and dramatic ruins. Read more ›

Cantacuzino Castle: The Legacy of a Great Byzantine Family

Cantacuzino Castle

Monumental and opulent, Cantacuzino Castle is part of the impressive legacy of the Cantacuzino family whose origins go back to the Byzantines.  Read more ›