14 days in Romania Itinerary

14 days in Romania Itinerary

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Start: Jerusalem
Fly:  7 h
1
Cluj-Napoca
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Sibiu
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Brasov
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Bucharest
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Jerusalem

3
nights
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Apuseni Natural Park and La Gradina Zoo. Venture out of the city with trips to Muzeul de Istorie Turda (in Turda), Baile Figa (in Beclean) and Complexul de Agrement (in Targu Mures). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Reformed Church of Cluj-Napoca.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Cluj-Napoca road trip planning tool.

Jerusalem, Israel to Cluj-Napoca is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Jerusalem in August; daily highs in Cluj-Napoca reach 32°C and lows reach 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Targu Mures, Muzeul de Istorie Turda, Apuseni Natural Park, Baile Figa
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Baile Figa ©
Baile Figa
Apuseni Natural Park ©
Apuseni Natural Park
Muzeul de Istorie Turda ©
Muzeul de Istorie Turda

3
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Kids will enjoy Big Square (Piata Mare) and ASTRA Museum. Explore Sibiu's surroundings by going to Citadel of Alba Iulia (in Alba Iulia), Castelul Corvinilor (in Hunedoara) and Moldoveanu Peak (in Fagaras). There's much more to do: cruise along Transfagarasan Highway, get curious at Muzeul de Istorie a Farmaciei, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoological Gardens, and stroll around Citadel Park of Sibiu.

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sibiu road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cluj-Napoca to Sibiu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Sibiu can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Sibiu

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Citadel of Alba Iulia, Castelul Corvinilor, Moldoveanu Peak, Transfagarasan Highway
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Moldoveanu Peak ©
Moldoveanu Peak
Zoological Gardens ©
Zoological Gardens
Big Square (Piata Mare) ©
Big Square (Piata Mare)

3
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Family-friendly places like Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) and Rasnov Citadel will thrill your kids. Change things up with a short trip to Peles Castle in Sinaia (about 1 hour away). There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at Parc Aventura Brasov, tour the pleasant surroundings at Season Hill, take an in-depth tour of Rope Street Museum, and learn more about the world around you at Dino Parc.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Brasov trip planner.

Getting from Sibiu to Brasov by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Brasov

Theme Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Rasnov, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Season Hill, Peles Castle
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Parc Aventura Brasov ©
Parc Aventura Brasov
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Dino Parc ©
Dino Parc

4
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Family-friendly places like Palace of Parliament and Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti" will thrill your kids. Go for a jaunt from Bucharest to Balotesti to see Edenland Park about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, have some family-friendly fun at Gateway Virtual Reality Studio, stop by Old Town, and examine the collection at Museum of Senses Bucharest.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bucharest online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Brasov to Bucharest in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. August in Bucharest sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Fun & Games Parks Museums

Side Trip

Edenland Park
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Edenland Park ©
Edenland Park
Oraselul Copiilor ©
Oraselul Copiilor

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