The Danube Express

The Transylvanian West

  • Journey name: The Transylvanian West  
  • Duration: Upto 10 days


A journey from the shores of the Bosphorus to the banks of the Danube encountering the stunning scenery and ancient architecture of rural Bulgaria and Transylvania along the way. 

Train Departure Schedule:

2016 : January - March

Journey Dates:

  • 10 June to 17 June 2015

Places Covered:

Istanbul to Budapest via Kazanlak, Veliko Turnovo, Brasov, Sighisoara, and Kecskemét

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Route Map

  • Visit the rumoured home and birthplace of the fabled Dracula
  • Exclusive steam haulage through the heart of Hungary
  • Take in the spectacular Bulgarian countryside as we climb over the Shipka Pass
  • Admire the medieval and Baroque splendour of ancient Budapest