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Day 7: Brasov - Sinaia (Peles Castle) - Brasov

Breakfast in the morning. Today visits include Sinaia Mountain Resort, the place where Sinaia Monastery and the famous Peles Castle are situated.

Peles Castle is one of Romania's most beautiful palaces once the Summer residence of the Romanian kings and one of Romania's most important museum. Peles Castle was the final resting place for several Romanian monarchs, including King Carol I, who died here in 1914, as well as King Ferdinand and Queen Maria.

Visit of Sinaia Monastery - the name of the town comes from the Monastery of Sinaia, built in 1695 by the "spatar" (old high rank among the military nobility of the Valahian kingdom) Mihai Cantacuzino after a pilgrimage to the Holy Land, at Mount Sinai; the monastery contains religious objects, icons, rare books and the exhibition of pottery and porcelain ware (dating from 16th - 19th cent.).

In the evening, return and accommodation at the same hotel in Brasov.