What to See Day Trips from Bucharest As well as its attractive centre, Bucharest is a great base to visit some of Romania's other treasures. We'll tell you all about them. Unmissable Day Trips Bran Castle Popularly known as Dracula's Castle, Bran Castle is a legendary place and the most popular fortress in Romania. Peles Castle With its incredible history, surroundings and architecture, it is no wonder that Peles Castle is the second most visited castle in Romania. You may also be interested in Ceausescu Mansion Opened to the public in 2016 to show the ostentatious lives of two of the main political figures in Romania, Ceausescu Mansion is a luxurious space which captivates everyone that visits. Bran Castle Sat tall on a cliff on the old border between Transylvania and Wallachia, Bran Castle is home to the legend of Dracula and is the most popular fortress in Romania.