15 days in Romania Itinerary

15 days in Romania Itinerary

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15 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Sibiu
— 4 nights
2
Brasov
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Curtea de Arges
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Bucharest
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: London

4
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sibiu: Citadel of Alba Iulia (in Alba Iulia), Castelul Corvinilor (in Hunedoara) and Sighisoara (The Spoonman, Art & Crafts, & more). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Big Square (Piata Mare), stroll the grounds of Church of the Annunciation, see the interesting displays at Brukenthal National Museum, and take in the awesome beauty at Moldoveanu Peak.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Sibiu trip builder app .

London, UK to Sibiu is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Sibiu, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from London, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Sibiu, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Brasov.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Sighisoara, Citadel of Alba Iulia, Castelul Corvinilor, Moldoveanu Peak
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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia

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 Peles Castle (in Sinaia), Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran) and Crucea Caraiman (in Busteni). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Church (Biserica Neagra), get your game on at Quad Team Building, fly down the slopes at Valtour Ski School, and don't miss a visit to Council Square.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Brasov tour builder app .

Take a bus from Sibiu to Brasov in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Curtea de Arges.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

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

3
nights
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. Change things up with these side-trips from Curtea de Arges: Trovanti Museum Natural Reserve (in Costesti), Cetatea Poienari (in Arefu) and Cozia Monastery (in Caciulata). There's much more to do: take a memorable drive along Transfagarasan Highway, see human ingenuity at work at Vidraru Dam, explore the activities along Balea Glacier Lake, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Curtea de Arges Monastery.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Curtea de Arges vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Brasov to Curtea de Arges in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Curtea de Arges

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Balea Glacier Lake, Cozia Monastery, Trovanti Museum Natural Reserve, Cetatea Poienari
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Cetatea Poienari ©
Cetatea Poienari
Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
Balea Glacier Lake ©
Balea Glacier Lake

3
nights
Bucharest

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Step out of Bucharest with an excursion to Mogosoaia Palace in Mogosoaia--about 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, admire the masterpieces at Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman), and take in nature's colorful creations at Cismigiu Gardens.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bucharest day trip website .

Traveling by car from Curtea de Arges to Bucharest takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. September in Bucharest sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours Parks Museums

Side Trip

Mogosoaia
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament

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