Tourists & travelers from all over the world still follow the traces of Dracula and other scary stories in Romania.
If you are looking for Dracula’s castle or home, you have to come to the right place in Romania, even though Dracula & vampires are present almost everywhere in Romania, Transylvania is the actual home of the bloodthirsty Dracula. Among others, you can still find traces of Vlad III in Transylvania at the castles below, who is considered the inspiration for Bram Stoker’s fictional novel character Dracula.

Dracula´s Castles

Dracula´s Castles Romania

Bran Castle

Bran Castle

Bran Castle (Castelul Bran) is the most popular Dracula castle in Transylvania, and is visited by tourists from all over the world.

Location: Strada General Traian Moșoiu 24, Bran

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Poenari Castle

Fortress Poenari Romania

Poenari Castle (Cetatea Poenari) is located in the area of Arges. It is only a ruin, but it offers a fantastic view of the surroundings.

Location: Transfagarasan, Arefu

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Corvin Castle

Hunedoara Corvin Castle

Corvin Castle (Castelul Corvinilor) is an impressive castle, and one of Dracula’s castles in Romania, where Vlad III was a prisoner.

Location: Curtea Corvineștilor 1-3, Hunedoara

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Vlad Tepes III

Bust of Vlad Tepes Dracula

In the 15th century, Vlad Tepes III was a prince in the region of Wallachia.


Transylvania Map

Photos of Dracula´s Castles

Torture exhibition Hunedoara

Torture Exhibition

The medieval torture exhibition in Hunedoara is located right next to Dracula Castle and displays torture devices from the Middle Ages.

Which is the real Dracula Castle?

Castles and Palaces in Romania

Castles & Palaces of Romania