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
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h 30​min
2
Iasi
— 1 night
Fly + shuttle:  2​h 45​min
3
Bucharest
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Curtea de Arges
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
5
Brasov
— 3 nights
bus:  2​h
6
Sibiu
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
On the 19th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden, then identify plant and animal life at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge, and then walk around Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cluj-Napoca trip planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cluj-Napoca is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. When traveling from Tel Aviv in July, plan for slightly colder days in Cluj-Napoca, with highs around 32°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Iasi.

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Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church
Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden

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Iasi

Iasi ©
Iași is the largest city in eastern Romania and the seat of Iași County. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs, then look for gifts at Leonidas Iasi, then explore the historical opulence of Palace of Culture, and finally browse the different shops at Palas Iasi.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Iasi trip planner .

Getting from Cluj-Napoca to Iasi by flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Iasi

Historic Sites Shopping
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Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs ©
Palace of Culture ©
Palace of Culture
Leonidas Iasi ©
Leonidas Iasi

3
nights
Bucharest

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Shop till you drop at AFI Cotroceni and Carturesti Carusel. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ceausescu Mansion and The National Museum of Art of Romania. The adventure continues: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, pause for some serene contemplation at Patriarchal Cathedral, and get a new perspective on nature at Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History.

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Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Iasi to Bucharest in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Curtea de Arges.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Shopping Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Ceausescu Mansion ©
Ceausescu Mansion

1
night
Curtea de Arges

Curtea de Arges ©
Curtea de Argeș is a city in Romania on the right bank of the Argeş River, where it flows through a valley of the lower Carpathians (the Făgăraș Mountains), on the railway from Pitești to the Turnu Roșu Pass. On the 25th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Curtea de Arges Monastery and then cruise along Transfagarasan Highway.

To find maps and more tourist information, read Curtea de Arges road trip planning app .

Drive from Bucharest to Curtea de Arges in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Bucharest in July, expect nights in Curtea de Arges to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are slightly colder, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Curtea de Arges

Scenic Drive Historic Sites Outdoors
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Curtea de Arges Monastery ©
Curtea de Arges Monastery
Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway

3
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mount Tampa and Sinaia Monastery. You'll explore and learn at Dino Parc and Dinosaur Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Brasov side-trips: Pelisor Castle (in Sinaia) and Fagaras Fortress (in Fagaras). There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Canionul Șapte Scări, steep yourself in history at Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer, hit the slopes at Poiana Brasov, and get in on the family fun at Parc Aventura Brasov.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Brasov trip itinerary builder app .

You can drive from Curtea de Arges to Brasov in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Sibiu.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Sinaia, Dino Parc, Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer, Dinosaur Museum, Poiana Brasov
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Pelisor Castle ©
Pelisor Castle
Sinaia Monastery ©
Sinaia Monastery
Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer ©

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nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Castelul Corvinilor and ASTRA Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Citadel of Alba Iulia and Passage of Stairs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sibiu: Art & Crafts (in Sighisoara) and The Fortified Church of Biertan (in Biertan). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, make a trip to Strada Nicolae Balcescu, and take an in-depth tour of Emil Sigerus Museum of Saxon Ethnography and Folk Art.

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You can take a bus from Brasov to Sibiu in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Sibiu are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

The Fortified Church of Biertan, Castelul Corvinilor, Citadel of Alba Iulia, Art & Crafts
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Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Old Town ©
Old Town

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