28 days in Romania Itinerary

28 days in Romania Itinerary

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28 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: Rome
Fly:  2​h 30​min
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Iasi
— 1 night
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Gura Humorului
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Sovata
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Sighisoara
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Slanic Moldova
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Brasov
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
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Busteni
— 1 night
train:  30​min
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Sinaia
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Berca
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
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Constanta
— 3 nights
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Bucharest
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
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Curtea de Arges
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
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Sibiu
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
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Alba Iulia
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
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Dragasani
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Targu Jiu
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Drobeta-Turnu Severin
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
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Poneasca
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
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Timisoara
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Petrosani
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
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Arad
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
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Oradea
— Few hours
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Cluj-Napoca
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Zalau
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Baia Mare
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Rome

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Iasi

Iasi ©
Iași is the largest city in eastern Romania and the seat of Iași County. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Culture, wander the streets of Iasi Historical Town, and then stroll around Copou Parc.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Iasi trip planner .

Rome, Italy to Iasi is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Rome in July, expect Iasi to be a bit cooler, temps between 34°C and 18°C. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Gura Humorului.

Things to do in Iasi

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Suceava Fortress
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Iasi Historical Town ©
Iasi Historical Town
Palace of Culture ©
Palace of Culture
Copou Parc ©
Copou Parc

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Gura Humorului

Gura Humorului ©
Gura Humorului is a town in Suceava County, north-eastern Romania. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Manastirea Voronet, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humor Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Moldovita Monastery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sucevita Monastery.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Gura Humorului trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by bus from Iasi to Gura Humorului takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Iasi in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Gura Humorului: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sovata.

Things to do in Gura Humorului

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Manastirea Voronet, Sucevita Monastery, Moldovita Monastery
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Manastirea Voronet ©
Manastirea Voronet
Sucevita Monastery ©
Sucevita Monastery
Moldovita Monastery ©
Moldovita Monastery

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Sovata

Sovata ©
Sovata is a town in Mureș County, central Romania.HistorySovata is part of the Székely Land region of the historical Transylvania province. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bear Lake as well as Lacu Rosu (Red Lake). On the 2nd (Fri), take in the dramatic natural features at Bicaz Canyon, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lacu Rosu (Red Lake), and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake.

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

Getting from Gura Humorului to Sovata by car takes about 4.5 hours. August in Sovata sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 15°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Sovata

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Lacu Rosu, Salina Praid - Salt Mine
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Lacu Rosu (Red Lake) ©
Lacu Rosu (Red Lake)
Salina Praid - Salt Mine ©
Salina Praid - Salt Mine

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Sighisoara

Sighisoara
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center and then don't miss a visit to Torre do Relogio.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Sighisoara trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Sovata to Sighisoara by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Sighisoara are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Slanic Moldova.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites
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Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Torre do Relogio ©
Torre do Relogio

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Slanic Moldova

Slanic Moldova
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): hike along 300 De Scari.

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You can drive from Sighisoara to Slanic Moldova in 4 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Slanic Moldova can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Brasov.

Things to do in Slanic Moldova

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rasnov Citadel as well as Canionul Șapte Scări. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sinagoga Neologa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Church (Biserica Neagra), get engrossed in the history at Rope Street Museum, steep yourself in history at Turnul Alb, then make a trip to Draper Bastion, and finally make a trip to Council Square. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Tampa, explore the stunning scenery at Canionul Șapte Scări, and then explore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Brasov trip builder website .

You can drive from Slanic Moldova to Brasov in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can take a bus to Busteni.

Things to do in Brasov

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Canionul Șapte Scări, Rasnov Citadel
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Mount Tampa ©
Mount Tampa
Canionul Șapte Scări ©
Canionul Șapte Scări
Rasnov Citadel ©
Rasnov Citadel

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Busteni

Busteni ©
Bușteni is a small mountain town in the north of Prahova County, in central Romania. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cantacuzino Castle as well as Cascada Urlatoarea. On the 6th (Tue), make a trip to Crucea Caraiman, get outside with Cascada Urlatoarea, and then explore the historical opulence of Cantacuzino Castle.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Busteni trip planner .

You can take a bus from Brasov to Busteni in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Sinaia.

Things to do in Busteni

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
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Cantacuzino Castle ©
Cantacuzino Castle
Crucea Caraiman ©
Crucea Caraiman

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Sinaia

Sinaia ©
Named after the monastery around which it was built, Sinaia is a mountain resort and popular holiday destination for Romanians and foreigners alike.
Pelisor Castle has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Casino Sinaia.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Sinaia trip app .

Sinaia is very close to Busteni. On the 7th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Berca.

Things to do in Sinaia

Historic Sites Museums
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Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Pelisor Castle ©
Pelisor Castle
Casino Sinaia ©
Casino Sinaia

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Berca

Berca ©
Berca is a commune located in the hillside of Buzău County, Romania, in the valley of the Buzău river. Vulcanii Noroiosi (Muddy Volcanoes) has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Vulcanii Noroiosi (Muddy Volcanoes).

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Berca trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Sinaia to Berca takes 2.5 hours. In August in Berca, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Constanta.
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Vulcanii Noroiosi (Muddy Volcanoes) ©

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Constanta

Constanta ©
Constanta is a relaxed seaside town on the coast of the Black Sea.
You've added Plaja de Carte, Mojo Sailing, Costinesti, and other attractions to your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Tomis Harbor and St. Mina Orthodox Church. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Mamaia Beach, explore the world behind art at Folk Art Museum (Muzeul de Arta Populara), and admire the striking features of Constanta Casino.

For maps and more tourist information, go to the Constanta day trip app .

You can drive from Berca to Constanta in 3.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Constanta can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Bucharest.

Things to do in Constanta

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve, Murfatlar Winery, Plaja de Carte, Mojo Sailing, Eforie Nord
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Mamaia Beach ©
Mamaia Beach
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve ©
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve
Tomis Harbor ©
Tomis Harbor

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Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
You've added Cotroceni Palace (Palatul Cotroceni), Manuc's Inn (Hanul lui Manuc), Cismigiu Gardens, and other attractions to your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Mogosoaia Palace and Patriarchal Cathedral. There's still lots to do: get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament, walk around Carol Park (Liberty Park), admire the striking features of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", and steep yourself in history at Stavropoleos Monastery.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bucharest trip planner .

Getting from Constanta to Bucharest by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Constanta in August, expect nights in Bucharest to be a bit cooler, around 18°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Curtea de Arges.

Things to do in Bucharest

Spas Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Therme București, Mogosoaia Palace
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Therme București ©
Therme București
Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Bucharest Party ON ©
Bucharest Party ON

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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. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Transfagarasan Highway. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Curtea de Arges Monastery.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Curtea de Arges sightseeing planner .

Drive from Bucharest to Curtea de Arges in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Bucharest in August: highs in Curtea de Arges hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 16°C. On the 15th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Curtea de Arges

Outdoors Scenic Drive Historic Sites
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Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
Curtea de Arges Monastery ©
Curtea de Arges Monastery

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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.
Big Square (Piata Mare) has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Big Square (Piata Mare), then walk around Citadel Park of Sibiu, and then see the interesting displays at ASTRA Museum.

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Traveling by car from Curtea de Arges to Sibiu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. August in Sibiu sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to drive to Alba Iulia.

Things to do in Sibiu

Museums Parks
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ASTRA Museum ©
ASTRA Museum
Citadel Park of Sibiu ©
Citadel Park of Sibiu
Big Square (Piata Mare) ©
Big Square (Piata Mare)

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Alba Iulia

Alba Iulia ©
Alba Iulia is a city located on the Mureş River in Alba County, Transylvania, Romania, with a population of 63,536. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rapa Rosie. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Rapa Rosie, then step into the grandiose world of Citadel of Alba Iulia, and then contemplate the long history of Traseul Celor Trei Fortificatii.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Alba Iulia trip planner.

You can drive from Sibiu to Alba Iulia in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Alba Iulia can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Dragasani.

Things to do in Alba Iulia

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Rapa Rosie
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Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Rapa Rosie ©
Rapa Rosie
Traseul Celor Trei Fortificatii ©
Traseul Celor Trei Fortificatii

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Dragasani

Dragasani
Drăgășani is a city in Vâlcea County, Romania, near the right bank of the Olt river, and on the railway between Caracal and Râmnicu Vâlcea. You've now added Avincis - Vila Dobrusa Vineyard to your itinerary. On the 17th (Sat), learn about winemaking at Avincis - Vila Dobrusa Vineyard.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Dragasani trip planner.

Getting from Alba Iulia to Dragasani by car takes about 3.5 hours. Traveling from Alba Iulia in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Dragasani, with lows around 20°C. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Targu Jiu.

Things to do in Dragasani

Wineries
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Targu Jiu

Targu Jiu
Târgu Jiu is the capital of Gorj County in the Oltenia region of Romania. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): make a trip to Mănăstirea Lainici and then explore the striking landscape of Parcul National Defileul Jiului.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Targu Jiu itinerary planner.

Drive from Dragasani to Targu Jiu in 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Drobeta-Turnu Severin.

Things to do in Targu Jiu

Nature Parks
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Drobeta-Turnu Severin

Drobeta-Turnu Severin ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Water Castle, then admire the natural beauty at Parcul Tudor Vladimirescu, then pause for some photo ops at Statue of King Decebalus, and finally explore the striking landscape at Iron Gates.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Drobeta-Turnu Severin planning site .

You can drive from Targu Jiu to Drobeta-Turnu Severin in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Poneasca.

Things to do in Drobeta-Turnu Severin

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Orsova
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Parcul Tudor Vladimirescu ©
Parcul Tudor Vladimirescu

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Poneasca

Poneasca ©
Izvorul Bigar has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Ochiul Beiului Lake.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Poneasca day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Drobeta-Turnu Severin to Poneasca in 2 hours. In August in Poneasca, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Timisoara.

Things to do in Poneasca

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Ochiul Beiului Lake, Nera Beusnita National Park
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Izvorul Bigar ©
Izvorul Bigar
Ochiul Beiului Lake ©
Ochiul Beiului Lake

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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 19th (Mon): stroll around Central Park, then don't miss a visit to Piata Victoriei, and then make a trip to Unirii Square.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Timisoara travel route planning website .

You can drive from Poneasca to Timisoara in 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Petrosani.

Things to do in Timisoara

Parks
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Unirii Square ©
Unirii Square
Piata Victoriei ©
Piata Victoriei

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Petrosani

Petrosani ©
Petroșani is a city in Hunedoara County, Romania, with a population of 34,331 (2011).History"Pietros" means "stony, rocky" in Romanian. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Parcul National Retezat, Castelul Corvinilor and Sarmizegetusa Regia. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Sarmizegetusa Regia, explore the historical opulence of Castelul Corvinilor, then Head underground at Pestera Bolii, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Varful Parangul Mic. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parcul National Retezat.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Petrosani journey planner .

You can drive from Timisoara to Petrosani in 3.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Timisoara in August since evenings lows in Petrosani dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Arad.

Things to do in Petrosani

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Castelul Corvinilor, Sarmizegetusa Regia, Parcul National Retezat
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Pestera Bolii ©
Pestera Bolii
Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Sarmizegetusa Regia ©
Sarmizegetusa Regia

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Arad

Arad ©
Arad is the capital city of Arad County, historically situated in the region of Crișana, and having recently extended on the left bank of the Mureș river, in Banat region of western Romania.An important industrial center and transportation hub on the Mureș River, Arad is also the seat of a Romanian Orthodox archbishop and features two universities, a Romanian Orthodox theological seminary and a training school for teachers. On the 22nd (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Biserica Rosie, don't miss a visit to City Hall, snap pictures at Trajan Bridge, then contemplate the waterfront views at Malul Muresului, then do a tasting at Balla Geza Winery, and finally contemplate the long history of Șoimoș Fortress.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Arad day trip planning website .

Drive from Petrosani to Arad in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Oradea.

Things to do in Arad

Nature Parks Wineries

Side Trip

Șoimoș Fortress
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Malul Muresului ©
Malul Muresului
Șoimoș Fortress ©
Șoimoș Fortress
City Hall ©
City Hall

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Oradea

Oradea ©
Oradea the capital city of Bihor County and Crișana region, is one of the important centers of economic, social and cultural development in the western part of Romania, retaining these characteristics throughout history. You've now added Ciuperca Hill to your itinerary. On the 23rd (Fri), take some stellar pictures from Ciuperca Hill, admire the landmark architecture of Black Hawk (Vulturul Negru) Palace Arcade, and then explore the historical opulence of Oradea Fortress.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Oradea trip planning tool .

You can drive from Arad to Oradea in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Cluj-Napoca.

Things to do in Oradea

Historic Sites
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Oradea Fortress ©
Oradea Fortress
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Ciuperca Hill

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Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bannfy Castle, Salina Turda and Hoia Baciu Forest. On the 23rd (Fri), admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls and then stroll around Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge, then contemplate the waterfront views at Tarnița, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Hoia Baciu Forest.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Cluj-Napoca trip builder .

Traveling by train from Oradea to Cluj-Napoca takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Cluj-Napoca, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Zalau.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Salina Turda, Bannfy Castle
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Tarnița ©
Tarnița
Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park ©
Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge

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Zalau

Zalau ©
Zalău is the seat of Sălaj County, Transylvania, Romania. You've now added Porolissum to your itinerary. On the 25th (Sun), take in the dramatic natural features at Gradina Zmeilor and then explore the ancient world of Porolissum.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Zalau trip site .

Getting from Cluj-Napoca to Zalau by car takes about 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Mon) before leaving for Baia Mare.

Things to do in Zalau

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Gradina Zmeilor
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Gradina Zmeilor ©
Gradina Zmeilor
Porolissum ©
Porolissum

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Baia Mare

Baia Mare ©
Baia Mare is a municipality along the Săsar River, in northwestern Romania; it is the capital of Maramureș County. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lacul Albastru (The Blue Lake), Barsana Monastery and Merry Cemetery. Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Merry Cemetery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barsana Monastery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Holy Paraskeva, contemplate the waterfront views at Lacul Albastru (The Blue Lake), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wooden Churches of Maramures, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Stephen's Tower.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Baia Mare trip planning site .

You can drive from Zalau to Baia Mare in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Baia Mare

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Barsana Monastery, Merry Cemetery, Wooden Churches of Maramures, Church of the Holy Paraskeva, Lacul Albastru (The Blue Lake)
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Merry Cemetery ©
Merry Cemetery
Barsana Monastery ©
Barsana Monastery
Lacul Albastru (The Blue Lake) ©
Lacul Albastru (The Blue Lake)