19 days in Romania Itinerary

19 days in Romania Itinerary

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Start: Dallas
Fly:  18 h 30 min
1
Bucharest
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Suceava
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
3
Otopeni
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Brasov
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
5
Bran
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Sighisoara
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Sibiu
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Sebes
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
9
Cluj-Napoca
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h
10
Otopeni
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  19 h 45 min
End: Dallas

2
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): see the interesting displays at National Military Museum Bucharest, thenexamine the collection at Cotroceni Palace (Palatul Cotroceni), thensee the interesting displays at The Art Collections Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Stavropoleos Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, pause for some serene contemplation at Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche, pause for some serene contemplation at Patriarchal Cathedral, thenponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, thenexplore the engaging exhibits at Museum of Senses Bucharest, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Rotenberg-Uzunov.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, read our Bucharest route tool.

Dallas, USA to Bucharest is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Dallas to Bucharest. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Dallas in October: highs in Bucharest hover around 63°F, while lows dip to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Suceava.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Patriarchal Cathedral ©
Patriarchal Cathedral
The Art Collections Museum ©
The Art Collections Museum

2
nights
Suceava

Suceava ©
Suceava is the largest city and the seat of Suceava County, in the historical region of Bukovina, north-eastern Romania. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Folk Traditions Museum of Bucovina, admire the landmark architecture of Manastirea Voronet, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humor Monastery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Arbore Monastery.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Suceava trip app.

You can fly from Bucharest to Suceava in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Bucharest in October: highs in Suceava hover around 57°F, while lows dip to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Otopeni.

Things to do in Suceava

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Gura Humorului, Arbore Monastery, Manastirea Voronet, Bogdana Monastery
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Humor Monastery ©
Humor Monastery
Manastirea Voronet ©
Manastirea Voronet
Arbore Monastery ©
Arbore Monastery

1
night
Otopeni

Otopeni ©
Otopeni is a town in Ilfov County, Romania, some 15km north of Bucharest along the road to Ploiești. On the 30th (Wed), don't miss a visit to St.George's Church and then admire the landmark architecture of Mogosoaia Palace.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Otopeni trip itinerary tool.

Fly from Suceava to Otopeni in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Suceava in October, you will find days in Otopeni are a bit warmer (63°F), and nights are about the same (44°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Otopeni

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mogosoaia
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Mogosoaia Palace ©
Mogosoaia Palace

2
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sinaia Monastery and Turnul Alb. Get some cultural insight at Peles Castle and George Enescu Memorial House. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brasov: Sinaia (Casino Sinaia & Pelisor Castle) and Museum Medieval Bran (in Bran). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Church (Biserica Neagra), wander the streets of Brasov Historical Center, take in breathtaking views at Canionul Șapte Scări, and pause for some serene contemplation at Fortified Church of Harman.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Brasov sightseeing planner.

Drive from Otopeni to Brasov in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bran.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Sinaia, Canionul Șapte Scări, Fortified Church of Harman, Museum Medieval Bran
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Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Sinaia Monastery ©
Sinaia Monastery
Pelisor Castle ©
Pelisor Castle

1
night
Bran

Bran ©
Bran is a commune in Brașov County, Romania. On the 3rd (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), thenview the masterpieces at La Cabane Aux Images, thenexplore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel, and finally get in on the family fun at Dino Parc.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Bran trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Brasov to Bran takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Bran

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Rasnov, La Cabane Aux Images
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Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Rasnov Citadel ©
Rasnov Citadel
Dino Parc ©
Dino Parc

2
nights
Sighisoara

Sighisoara ©
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
On the 4th (Mon), examine the collection at Petry Museum and Workshop, examine the collection at Palace of Culture, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church on the Hill, thenstop by The Spoonman, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of The Fortified Church of Biertan, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Margaret Church, thenview the masterpieces at Art & Crafts, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center.

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You can drive from Bran to Sighisoara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, daytime highs in Sighisoara are 50°F, while nighttime lows are 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sibiu.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Targu Mures, St. Margaret Church, The Fortified Church of Biertan
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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
The Fortified Church of Biertan ©
The Fortified Church of Biertan
Palace of Culture ©
Palace of Culture

2
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower, see the interesting displays at Brukenthal National Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Biserica Evanghelică Fortificată, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Biserica Sfântul Mihail, and finally examine the collection at Muzeul Pr. Zosim Oancea.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Sibiu trip planner.

Drive from Sighisoara to Sibiu in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 51°F, and evening lows to 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sebes.

Things to do in Sibiu

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Biserica Sfântul Mihail, Muzeul Pr. Zosim Oancea, Biserica Evanghelică Fortificată
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Muzeul Pr. Zosim Oancea ©
Muzeul Pr. Zosim Oancea
Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower ©
Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower
Brukenthal National Museum ©
Brukenthal National Museum

2
nights
Sebes

Sebes ©
Sebeș is a city in Alba County, central Romania, southern Transylvania.GeographyThe city lies in the Mureș River valley and it straddles the river Sebeș. On the 7th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Sebes Evangelical Lutheran Church, steep yourself in history at Colt Citadel, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fortress Câlnic, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Rapa Rosie.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Sebes trip planner.

Getting from Sibiu to Sebes by car takes about an hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to 51°F, and evening lows to 32°F. You will leave for Cluj-Napoca on the 9th (Sat).

Things to do in Sebes

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Fortress Câlnic, Colt Citadel
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Colt Citadel ©
Colt Citadel
Fortress Câlnic ©
Fortress Câlnic
Sebes Evangelical Lutheran Church ©
Sebes Evangelical Lutheran Church

1
night
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Zoology Museum, see the interesting displays at The Transylvania Museum of Etnografico, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Michael's Church, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reformed Church of Cluj-Napoca, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Hazsongard Cemetery. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Ratiu Center for Democracy, explore the engaging exhibits at Muzeul de Istorie Turda, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museum of Art, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franciscan Church.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Cluj-Napoca online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Sebes to Cluj-Napoca takes 2 hours. November in Cluj-Napoca sees daily highs of 49°F and lows of 34°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Otopeni.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Turda
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Muzeul de Istorie Turda ©
Muzeul de Istorie Turda
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church
The Transylvania  Museum of Etnografico ©
The Transylvania Museum of Etnografico

1
night
Otopeni

Otopeni ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): test the waters at Therme București.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Otopeni trip itinerary app.

You can fly from Cluj-Napoca to Otopeni in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Otopeni

Spas Theme Parks

Side Trip

Therme București
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Therme București ©
Therme București

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