12 days in Romania Itinerary

12 days in Romania Itinerary

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12 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Bucharest
— 3 nights
2
Brasov
— 4 nights
3
Sibiu
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Step out of Bucharest to go to Mogosoaia and see Mogosoaia Palace, which is approximately 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament, explore the world behind art at Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman), take a stroll through Old Town, and take in nature's colorful creations at Cismigiu Gardens.

To find maps and more tourist information, you can read our Bucharest trip itinerary builder website .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Bucharest is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, expect nights in Bucharest to be cooler, around 13°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Brasov.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mogosoaia
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament

4
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mountain Postavarul (in Poiana Brasov), Sinaia (Peles Castle & Sinaia Monastery) and Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Church (Biserica Neagra), make a trip to Council Square, contemplate the waterfront views at Balea Glacier Lake, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Brasov itinerary planner.

Getting from Bucharest to Brasov by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Sibiu.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Poiana Brasov, Sinaia, Rasnov Citadel, Balea Glacier Lake, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
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Balea Glacier Lake ©
Balea Glacier Lake
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle

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Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Venture out of the city with trips to Citadel of Alba Iulia (in Alba Iulia), Curtea de Arges (Vidraru Dam & Transfagarasan Highway) and Castelul Corvinilor (in Hunedoara). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center, make a trip to Big Square (Piata Mare), see the interesting displays at Brukenthal National Museum, and view the masterpieces at The Spoonman.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Sibiu trip builder app .

Take a bus from Brasov to Sibiu in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. September in Sibiu sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sighisoara, Curtea de Arges, Telescaun Paltinis, Moldoveanu Peak, Citadel of Alba Iulia
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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway

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