14 days in Romania Itinerary

14 days in Romania Itinerary

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14 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  5​h
1
Cluj-Napoca
— 2 nights
2
Sibiu
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Sighisoara
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Brasov
— 3 nights
5
Bucharest
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Cluj-Napoca is known for parks, nightlife, historic sites, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge, appreciate the history behind King Matthias Corvin Statue, take in the awesome beauty at Muntele Mare, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden.

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Tel Aviv, Israel to Cluj-Napoca is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. While traveling from Tel Aviv, expect little chillier days and much colder nights in Cluj-Napoca, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Parks Nature Winter Sports
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Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
Museum of Art ©
Museum of Art
Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden

3
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sibiu: Moldoveanu Peak (in Fagaras), Transfagarasan Highway (in Curtea de Arges) and Alba Iulia (Catedrala Reintregirii Neamului (Coronation Cathedral) & Citadel of Alba Iulia). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Big Square (Piata Mare), examine the collection at Brukenthal National Museum, snap pictures at Bridge of Lies, and admire the striking features of Orthodox Cathedral.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Sibiu driving holiday planner .

Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Sibiu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Sibiu

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Alba Iulia, Transfagarasan Highway, Moldoveanu Peak, Telescaun Paltinis
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Brukenthal National Museum ©
Brukenthal National Museum
Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia

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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 21st (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Synagogue of Tg. Mures, steep yourself in history at Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway, appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center, then take in the exciting artwork at Art & Crafts, and finally don't miss a visit to Torre do Relogio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): ponder the design of Odorheiu Secuiesc, then examine the collection at Palace of Culture, then view the masterpieces at The Spoonman, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Synagogue Sighisoara.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Sighisoara visit planner .

Drive from Sibiu to Sighisoara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Targu Mures, Odorheiu Secuiesc
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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Torre do Relogio ©
Torre do Relogio

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nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brasov: Sinaia (Sinaia Monastery & Peles Castle) and Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Church (Biserica Neagra), explore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel, make a trip to Council Square, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Season Hill.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Brasov road trip planning app .

Getting from Sighisoara to Brasov by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Bucharest.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Poiana Brasov, Sinaia, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Rasnov Citadel
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Mount Tampa ©
Mount Tampa
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle

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Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Take a break from Bucharest with a short trip to Mogosoaia Palace in Mogosoaia, about 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Parliament, steep yourself in history at Stavropoleos Monastery, admire the masterpieces at Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman), and stroll around Herăstrău Park.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Bucharest trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by train from Brasov to Bucharest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bucharest can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mogosoaia Palace
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament

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