29 days in Romania Itinerary

29 days in Romania Itinerary

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29 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Cluj-Napoca
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + shuttle + subway + train:  4​h 45​min
2
Constanta
— 4 nights
3
Bucharest
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Ploiesti
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Brasov
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Sighisoara
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Sibiu
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Hunedoara
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h
End: Vancouver

3
nights
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Get some cultural insight at Coltesti Castle Ruins and Hazsongard Cemetery. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Michael's Church and Museum Square. Change things up with these side-trips from Cluj-Napoca: Baile Figa (in Beclean) and Muzeul de Istorie Turda (in Turda). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art, stroll through Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park, identify plant and animal life at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge, and try to win big at Casino.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cluj-Napoca trip planner .

Vancouver, Canada to Cluj-Napoca is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Vancouver to Cluj-Napoca. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Vancouver in July: highs in Cluj-Napoca hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Constanta.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Muzeul de Istorie Turda, Coltesti Castle Ruins, Baile Figa
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Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
Coltesti Castle Ruins ©
Coltesti Castle Ruins
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church

4
nights
Constanta

Constanta ©
Constanta is a relaxed seaside town on the coast of the Black Sea.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museum of National History and Archeology and Muzeul de Arheologie Callatis. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Catedrala Sfinții Apostoli Petru și Pavel and St. Mina Orthodox Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Constanta: 2 Mai (in Mangalia) and Plaja de Carte (in Vama Veche). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Oha Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Shut Up Beach, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Constanta trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Cluj-Napoca to Constanta takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Cluj-Napoca in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Constanta, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Bucharest.

Things to do in Constanta

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Mangalia, Navodari, Plaja de Carte
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Oha Beach ©
Oha Beach
Plaja de Carte ©
Plaja de Carte

5
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Visit Old Town and Coral Temple for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Lipscani and Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman). Change things up with these side-trips from Bucharest: Therme București (in Balotesti), Mogosoaia Palace (in Mogosoaia) and Tiriac Collection (in Otopeni). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Palace of Parliament, pause for some serene contemplation at Stavropoleos Church (Biserica Stravrapoleos), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and explore the ancient world of Dacian Fortresses of the Orastie Mountains.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bucharest holiday planner.

Take a train from Constanta to Bucharest in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Constanta in July, you will find days in Bucharest are somewhat warmer (36°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Ploiesti.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Spas Theme Parks

Side Trips

Tiriac Collection, Therme București, Mogosoaia Palace, Dacian Fortresses of the Orastie Mountains
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Stavropoleos Monastery ©
Stavropoleos Monastery
Old Town ©
Old Town

2
nights
Ploiesti

Ploiesti ©
Ploiești is the county seat of Prahova County and lies in the historical region of Wallachia in Romania. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): learn about winemaking at LacertA Winery, learn about winemaking at Serve Winery, see the interesting displays at Bellu Manor, then see the interesting displays at The Clock Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Marea Sinagoga, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Ploiesti. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Princely Church, let little ones run wild at Parcul Chindia, steep yourself in history at Curtea Domneasca (Corte Principesca), then contemplate the long history of Chindiei Tower (Sunset Tower), and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Manastirea Dealu.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Ploiesti day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Bucharest to Ploiesti takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Ploiesti can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Brasov.

Things to do in Ploiesti

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Targoviste, Serve Winery, LacertA Winery, Bellu Manor
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Chindiei Tower (Sunset Tower) ©
Chindiei Tower (Sunset Tower)
The Clock Museum ©
The Clock Museum
LacertA Winery ©
LacertA Winery

4
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Visit Peles Castle and Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Prima Scoala Romaneasca and The Museum of the Urban Community of Brasov. Get out of town with these interesting Brasov side-trips: Sinaia (Pelisor Castle & Sinaia Monastery), Cascada Urlatoarea (in Busteni) and Pensiunea Rhein (in Azuga). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Brasov Historical Center, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, explore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel, and don't miss a visit to Council Square.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Brasov trip builder app .

Drive from Ploiesti to Brasov in 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sinaia, Cascada Urlatoarea, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Rasnov Citadel, Pensiunea Rhein
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Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Black Church (Biserica Neagra) ©
Black Church (Biserica Neagra)

3
nights
Sighisoara

Sighisoara ©
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sighisoara Historic Center and Cetatea Rupea. Let the collections at Art & Crafts and The Spoonman capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Sighisoara side-trips: Teleki Castle (in Gornesti), Darjiu Fortified Church (in Darjiu) and Palace of Culture (in Tirgu Mures). There's lots more to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Pivnita lui Teo - Teo's Cellar, admire the striking features of The Fortified Church of Biertan, step into the grandiose world of Fagaras Fortress, and take in the dramatic scenery at Capra Wasserfall.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sighisoara trip planner .

You can drive from Brasov to Sighisoara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Fagaras, Cetatea Rupea, Teleki Castle, The Fortified Church of Biertan, Palace of Culture
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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Darjiu Fortified Church ©
Darjiu Fortified Church

4
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Museum-lovers will get to explore ASTRA Museum and Brukenthal National Museum. Visit Old Town and Cetatea Poienari for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Sibiu: Citadel of Alba Iulia (in Alba Iulia), Transfagarasan Highway (in Curtea de Arges) and Biserica Horezu (in Horezu). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of The Lower Town of Sibiu (orasul de jos), explore the ancient world of Sarmizegetusa Regia, contemplate the long history of Biserica fortificata din Cristian, and get engrossed in the history at Emil Sigerus Museum of Saxon Ethnography and Folk Art.

Plan trip to Sibiu with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Sighisoara to Sibiu takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daytime highs in Sibiu are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Hunedoara.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Transfagarasan Highway, Biserica Evanghelică Fortificată, Cetatea Poienari, Biserica Horezu, Citadel of Alba Iulia
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Cetatea Poienari ©
Cetatea Poienari

2
nights
Hunedoara

Hunedoara ©
Hunedoara is a city in Hunedoara County, Transylvania, Romania. On the 31st (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Castelul Corvinilor, delve into the distant past at Colt Citadel, admire the sheer force of Clocota Waterfalls, then explore the ancient world of Termele Romane (Roman Baths), and finally explore the historical opulence of Fortress of Deva. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Expozitie Inedita: Ev Mediu. Tortura Si Executie and then make a trip to Prislop Monastery.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hunedoara visit planning website .

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. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hunedoara

Historic Sites Nature Museums

Side Trips

Geoagiu Bai, Fortress of Deva, Prislop Monastery, Colt Citadel
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Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Colt Citadel ©
Colt Citadel
Fortress of Deva ©
Fortress of Deva

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