21 days in Romania Itinerary

21 days in Romania Itinerary

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21 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  5​h
1
Cluj-Napoca
— 2 nights
2
Hunedoara
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Sibiu
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Sighisoara
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Brasov
— 4 nights
Drive:  45​min
6
Bran
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Curtea de Arges
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
8
Bucharest
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Cluj-Napoca is known for parks, nightlife, historic sites, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art, and walk around Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our 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. While traveling from Tel Aviv, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Cluj-Napoca, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Hunedoara.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Parks Nature Winter Sports
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Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
Museum of Art ©
Museum of Art
Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden

1
night
Hunedoara

Hunedoara ©
Hunedoara is a city in Hunedoara County, Transylvania, Romania. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Muzeul Civilizatiei Dacice si Romane Deva, then step into the grandiose world of Fortress of Deva, then get engrossed in the history at Expozitie Inedita: Ev Mediu. Tortura Si Executie, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelul Corvinilor.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Hunedoara route planning app .

Getting from Cluj-Napoca to Hunedoara by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sibiu.

Things to do in Hunedoara

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Deva
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Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Fortress of Deva ©
Fortress of Deva

3
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sibiu: Citadel of Alba Iulia (in Alba Iulia) and Moldoveanu Peak (in Fagaras). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Big Square (Piata Mare), wander the streets of Passage of Stairs, examine the collection at ASTRA Museum, and stroll the grounds of Church of the Annunciation.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Sibiu itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Hunedoara to Sibiu takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Citadel of Alba Iulia, Moldoveanu Peak
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Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Big Square (Piata Mare) ©
Big Square (Piata Mare)
Moldoveanu Peak ©
Moldoveanu Peak

3
nights
Sighisoara

Sighisoara ©
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sighisoara: Darjiu Fortified Church (in Darjiu), Viscri Fortified Church (in Viscri) and The Fortified Church of Biertan (in Biertan). There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center, make a trip to Torre do Relogio, admire the sheer force of Capra Wasserfall, and take in the exciting artwork at Art & Crafts.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Sighisoara vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Sibiu to Sighisoara by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In July, daytime highs in Sighisoara are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Icelandic Horses Riding Ranch, Palace of Culture, The Fortified Church of Biertan, Viscri Fortified Church, Darjiu Fortified Church
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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Torre do Relogio ©
Torre do Relogio

4
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Explore Brasov's surroundings by going to Predeal Monastery (in Predeal), Peles Castle (in Sinaia) and Mountain Postavarul (in Poiana Brasov). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Church (Biserica Neagra), get your game on at Quad Team Building, stop by The Himalayan Boutique, and try to win big at Seven Inn Poker Club.

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Traveling by car from Sighisoara to Brasov takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Bran.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Poiana Brasov, Predeal Monastery, Peles Castle
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Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Black Church (Biserica Neagra) ©
Black Church (Biserica Neagra)
Mount Tampa ©
Mount Tampa

1
night
Bran

Bran ©
Bran is a commune in Brașov County, Romania. On the 22nd (Mon), examine the collection at La Cabane Aux Images, explore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel, then identify plant and animal life at La Prapastii Zarnesti, and finally step into the grandiose world of Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle).

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bran day trip tool .

Traveling by car from Brasov to Bran takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Curtea de Arges.

Things to do in Bran

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

La Prapastii Zarnesti, La Cabane Aux Images, Rasnov Citadel
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Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Rasnov Citadel ©
Rasnov Citadel
La Cabane Aux Images ©
La Cabane Aux Images

2
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. On the 23rd (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Curtea de Arges Monastery, then cruise along Transfagarasan Highway, and then admire the engineering at Vidraru Dam. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Village Museum of Valcea County and then explore the historical opulence of Cetatea Poienari.

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Traveling by car from Bran to Curtea de Arges takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Curtea de Arges

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cetatea Poienari, Village Museum of Valcea County
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Curtea de Arges Monastery ©
Curtea de Arges Monastery
Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
Vidraru Dam ©
Vidraru Dam

4
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 to go to Mogosoaia and see Mogosoaia Palace, which is approximately 34 minutes away. Dedicate the 27th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament, take a stroll through Old Town, explore the world behind art at The National Museum of Art of Romania, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of History of the Jewish Community.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Bucharest trip planner.

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. While traveling from Curtea de Arges, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Bucharest, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours Museums Parks

Side Trip

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

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