10 days in Romania Itinerary

10 days in Romania Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Nice
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Bucharest
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Sinaia
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
3
Brasov
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Sighisoara
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Sibiu
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Cluj-Napoca
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
End: Nice

2
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
On the 28th (Wed), stroll around Herăstrău Park, admire the striking features of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", then get engrossed in the history at Museum of History of the Jewish Community, and finally contemplate the long history of Stavropoleos Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Lipscani, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, and finally walk around Cismigiu Gardens.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bucharest online tour planner.

Nice, France to Bucharest is an approximately 6- hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nice to Bucharest due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Nice, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Bucharest, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Sinaia.

Things to do in Bucharest

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Muzeul National al Satului
Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti"
Herăstrău Park ©
Herăstrău Park

1
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Sinaia

Sinaia ©
Named after the monastery around which it was built, Sinaia is a mountain resort and popular holiday destination for Romanians and foreigners alike.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sinaia Monastery, then step into the grandiose world of Peles Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Pelisor Castle, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cabana Babele.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Sinaia online trip planner.

You can take a train from Bucharest to Sinaia in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Brasov.

Things to do in Sinaia

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Cabana Babele ©
Cabana Babele
Sinaia Monastery ©
Sinaia Monastery

2
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tampa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Church (Biserica Neagra), then make a trip to Council Square, then explore the historical opulence of Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), and finally explore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel. Keep things going the next day: grab your bike and head to Season Hill, then have some family-friendly fun at Quad Team Building, and then find something for the whole family at Parc Aventura Brasov.

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You can take a train from Sinaia to Brasov in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Brasov

Fun & Games Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Poiana Brasov, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Rasnov Citadel
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Season Hill ©
Season Hill
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Black Church (Biserica Neagra) ©
Black Church (Biserica Neagra)

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night
Sighisoara

Sighisoara ©
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Sighisoara Historic Center, don't miss a visit to Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway, view the masterpieces at Art & Crafts, take in the exciting artwork at The Spoonman, then make a trip to Biserica Manastirii, and finally don't miss a visit to Sighisoara Clock Tower.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sighisoara trip planning site.

You can drive from Brasov to Sighisoara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Sighisoara can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Sighisoara

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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Clock Tower ©
Sighisoara Clock Tower

2
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): make a trip to Citadel of Alba Iulia, steep yourself in history at Fortress Walls, then make a trip to Big Square (Piata Mare), and finally examine the collection at ASTRA Museum. Keep things going the next day: visit Old Town, then examine the collection at Brukenthal National Museum, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Church of the Annunciation.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Sibiu trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sighisoara to Sibiu takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daytime highs in Sibiu are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cluj-Napoca.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Citadel of Alba Iulia
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Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Big Square (Piata Mare) ©
Big Square (Piata Mare)
ASTRA Museum ©
ASTRA Museum

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night
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at King Matthias Corvin Statue, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Cluj-Napoca trip itinerary website.

Drive from Sibiu to Cluj-Napoca in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Cluj-Napoca can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Museums Wildlife Parks
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Museum of Art ©
Museum of Art
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
King Matthias Corvin Statue ©
King Matthias Corvin Statue

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