21 days in Romania Itinerary

21 days in Romania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bucharest
— 3 nights
2
Brasov
— 3 nights
3
Sibiu
— 3 nights
4
Hunedoara
— 1 night
5
Timisoara
— 2 nights
6
Iasi
— 2 nights
7
Voronet
— 1 night
8
Sapanta
— 1 night
9
Cluj-Napoca
— 2 nights

3
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Get a sense of the local culture at Mogosoaia Palace and Patriarchal Cathedral. Museum-lovers will appreciate Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History and The National Museum of Art of Romania. Dedicate the 16th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, see the interesting displays at National Military Museum Bucharest, and admire the striking features of CEC Palace.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bucharest journey maker app.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Bucharest is an approximately 17-hour flight. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Johannesburg in June, with highs in Bucharest at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours Wineries Museums

Side Trip

Mogosoaia Palace
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Mogosoaia Palace ©
Mogosoaia Palace
Wine Tours & Tastings

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Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Let the collections at Prima Scoala Romaneasca and Muzeul de Arta capture your imagination. Sinaia Monastery and Yekaterina's Gate are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Brasov side-trips: Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti (in Zarnesti), Pelisor Castle (in Sinaia) and Fagaras Fortress (in Fagaras). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, make a trip to Weavers Bastion or Bastionul Tesatorilor, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sinagoga Neologa.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Brasov online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bucharest to Brasov takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Sibiu.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sinaia, Dino Parc, Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti, Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer, Fagaras Fortress
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Sinaia Monastery ©
Sinaia Monastery
Pelisor Castle ©
Pelisor Castle
Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer ©
Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer

3
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Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Let the collections at ASTRA Museum and Museikon capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as Citadel of Alba Iulia and The Fortified Church of Biertan are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sibiu: Transfagarasan Highway (in Curtea de Arges) and Catedrala Reintregirii Neamului (Coronation Cathedral) (in Alba Iulia). There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of Orthodox Cathedral Holy Trinity, stop by Passage of Stairs, and make a trip to Piata Mica.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Sibiu trip planner.

You can drive from Brasov to Sibiu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Sibiu are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Hunedoara.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Alba Iulia, Transfagarasan Highway, The Fortified Church of Biertan
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Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Old Town ©
Old Town

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night
Hunedoara

Hunedoara ©
On the 25th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Conacul Berthelot, examine the collection at Muzeul Civilizatiei Dacice si Romane Deva, thenstep into the grandiose world of Fortress of Deva, thenget engrossed in the history at Expozitie Inedita: Ev Mediu. Tortura Si Executie, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelul Corvinilor.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Hunedoara road trip site.

You can drive from Sibiu to Hunedoara in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Timisoara.

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
Conacul Berthelot ©
Conacul Berthelot

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nights
Timisoara

Timisoara ©
Timișoara is the capital city of Timiș County, and the main social, economic and cultural centre in western Romania.The third most populous city in the country, with 319,279 inhabitants as of the 2011 census, Timișoara is the informal capital city of the historical region of Banat. Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Memorialul Revolutiei, make a trip to Unirii Square, pause for some photo ops at Timisoara Historical Center, thenmake a trip to Libertatii Square, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Piata Victoriei. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Botanic Park, admire the natural beauty at Parcul Rozelor, examine the collection at Banat Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Cathedral, thencozy up to a beverage at Cramele Recas, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Millennium Church.

Make your Timisoara itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Drive from Hunedoara to Timisoara in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in Timisoara can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Iasi.

Things to do in Timisoara

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral ©
Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral
Memorialul Revolutiei ©
Memorialul Revolutiei
Timisoara Historical Center ©
Timisoara Historical Center

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nights
Iasi

Iasi ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): make a trip to Metropolitan Complex of Iasi, admire the striking features of Palace of Culture, thenbrowse the different shops at Palas Iasi, thenview the masterpieces at Mihai Eminescu Museum - Literature, and finally admire the natural beauty at Botanic Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): buy something for everyone on your list at Iulius Mall, browse the exhibits of 'Mihai Codreanu' Memorial House - 'the Sonnet Villa', stroll around Copou Parc, steep yourself in history at Union Square, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Metropolitan Cathedral, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Iasi sightseeing planner.

Getting from Timisoara to Iasi by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June in Iasi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Voronet.

Things to do in Iasi

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
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Palace of Culture ©
Palace of Culture
Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs ©
Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs
Union Square ©
Union Square

1
night
Voronet

Voronet ©
On the 30th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Manastirea Voronet.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Voronet trip planner.

Traveling by car from Iasi to Voronet takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sapanta.

Things to do in Voronet

Historic Sites
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Manastirea Voronet ©
Manastirea Voronet

1
night
Sapanta

Sapanta ©
Săpânța is a commune in Maramureș County in northern Romania, 15 kilometers northwest of Sighet and just south of the Tisza River. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimitirul Saracilor, take an in-depth tour of Sighet village museum, get engrossed in the history at Memorial of the Victims of Communism and of the Resistance, get engrossed in the history at The Elie Wiesel Memorial House - The Museum of the Jewish Culture in Maramures, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Sapanta-Peri Monastery, and finally stroll the grounds of Merry Cemetery.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Sapanta travel route website.

Traveling by car from Voronet to Sapanta takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can go by car to Cluj-Napoca.

Things to do in Sapanta

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sighetu Marmatiei
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Merry Cemetery
Merry Cemetery
Sighet village museum ©
Sighet village museum

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nights
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Cetatuia Hill, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden, thentest your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Strada Iuliu Maniu, pause for some photo ops at King Matthias Corvin Statue, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Michael's Church, examine the collection at The Transylvania Museum of Etnografico, thenstroll around Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Museum Square.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cluj-Napoca day trip app.

Getting from Sapanta to Cluj-Napoca by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Cluj-Napoca can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
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Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church
Museum Square ©
Museum Square

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