14 days in Romania Itinerary

14 days in Romania Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  5 h
1
Cluj-Napoca
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Iasi
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
3
Bucharest
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Curtea de Arges
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
5
Brasov
— 3 nights
Drive:  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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Michael's Church. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden, identify plant and animal life at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge, and then walk around Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Cluj-Napoca trip builder app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cluj-Napoca is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in July: highs in Cluj-Napoca hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Iasi.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

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

1
night
Iasi

Iasi ©
On the 21st (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs, thenlook for gifts at Leonidas Iasi, thenstep into the grandiose world of Palace of Culture, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Palas Iasi.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Iasi tour itinerary planning website.

Fly from Cluj-Napoca to Iasi in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Iasi

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

3
nights
Bucharest

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Patriarchal Cathedral and Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at AFI Cotroceni and Carturesti Carusel. There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, see the interesting displays at Ceausescu Mansion, and browse the different shops at Baneasa Shopping City.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bucharest online trip planner.

Fly from Iasi to Bucharest in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Bucharest can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Curtea de Arges.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Wildlife Tours
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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. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mănăstirea Curtea de Argeș and then cruise along Transfagarasan Highway.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Curtea de Arges trip planner.

Getting from Bucharest to Curtea de Arges by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Bucharest in July, plan for little chillier days in Curtea de Arges, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Curtea de Arges

Scenic Drive Historic Sites Outdoors
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Mănăstirea Curtea de Argeș ©
Mănăstirea Curtea de Argeș
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.
Sinaia Monastery and Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will appreciate Dino Parc and Dinosaur Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Brasov side-trips: Fagaras Fortress (in Fagaras) and Pelisor Castle (in Sinaia). There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tampa, explore the stunning scenery at Canionul Șapte Scări, hit the slopes at Poiana Brasov, and find something for the whole family at Parc Aventura Brasov.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Brasov tour planning website.

You can drive from Curtea de Arges to Brasov in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Appreciate the collections at ASTRA Museum and Emil Sigerus Museum of Saxon Ethnography and Folk Art. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Castelul Corvinilor and Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower. Change things up with these side-trips from Sibiu: Citadel of Alba Iulia (in Alba Iulia), The Fortified Church of Biertan (in Biertan) and Art & Crafts (in Sighisoara). There's lots more to do: visit Old Town, don't miss a visit to Strada Nicolae Balcescu, and take a stroll through Passage of Stairs.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sibiu travel route planner.

You can drive from Brasov to Sibiu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Sibiu can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

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

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