55 days in Romania Itinerary

55 days in Romania Itinerary

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55 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Bucharest
— 3 nights
train:  2​h
2
Constanta
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Tulcea
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
4
Sinaia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
5
Bran
— 3 nights
Drive:  15​min
6
Zarnesti
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
7
Rasnov
— 3 nights
bus:  30​min
8
Brasov
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
9
Sighisoara
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h
10
Targu Mures
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
11
Lacu Rosu
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
12
Suceava
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
13
Ieud
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
14
Sapanta
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
15
Baia Mare
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
16
Hunedoara
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
17
Oravita
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
18
Arefu
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
19
Curtea de Arges
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
20
Bucharest
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: London

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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.
Popular historic sites such as Patriarchal Cathedral and Biserica Kretzulescu are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Mogosoaia Palace and Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche. Get out of town with these interesting Bucharest side-trips: Tiriac Collection (in Otopeni) and Comana Nature Park (in Comana). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Coral Temple, pause for some serene contemplation at Stavropoleos Monastery, steep yourself in history at Manastirea Plumbuita, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Bucharest trip planning tool .

London, UK to Bucharest is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Bucharest due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in October, plan for slightly colder nights in Bucharest, with lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Constanta.

Things to do in Bucharest

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Mogosoaia Palace, Comana Nature Park, Tiriac Collection
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Mogosoaia Palace ©
Mogosoaia Palace
Patriarchal Cathedral ©
Patriarchal Cathedral

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Constanta

Constanta ©
Constanta is a relaxed seaside town on the coast of the Black Sea.
Take a break from the city and head to Mamaia Beach and Plaja de Carte. Get some historical perspective at Cetatea Histria and St. Mina Orthodox Church. Step out of Constanta to go to Cernavoda and see Footprints of Joy by Save the Dogs and other Animals, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Constanta Beach, pause for some photo ops at Ovidiu Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedrala Sfinții Apostoli Petru și Pavel, and brush up on your military savvy at Romanian Navy Museum.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Constanta trip maker .

Traveling by train from Bucharest to Constanta takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Bucharest in October, Constanta is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tulcea.

Things to do in Constanta

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Footprints of Joy by Save the Dogs and other Animals, Plaja de Carte, Cetatea Histria
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Mamaia Beach ©
Mamaia Beach
Plaja de Carte ©
Plaja de Carte

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Tulcea

Tulcea ©
Tulcea is a city in Dobrogea, Romania. Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve, explore the ancient world of Ibida, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cocoș Romanian Orthodox Monastery, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Celic Dere Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Caraorman Forest.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Tulcea route builder site .

Traveling by car from Constanta to Tulcea takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Tulcea are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Sinaia.

Things to do in Tulcea

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cocoș Romanian Orthodox Monastery, Ibida, Celic Dere Monastery, Caraorman Forest
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Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve ©
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve
Cocoș Romanian Orthodox Monastery ©
Celic Dere Monastery ©
Celic Dere Monastery

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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.
You've now added Pelisor Castle to your itinerary. On the 25th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Peles Castle, explore the historical opulence of Pelisor Castle, see the interesting displays at Casino Sinaia, then contemplate the long history of George Enescu Memorial House, and finally don't miss a visit to Crucea Caraiman. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sinaia Monastery, then explore the striking landscape at Stancile Franz Joseph, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ialomicioara Monastery and Cave, and finally make a trip to Manastirea Caraiman.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Sinaia vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Tulcea to Sinaia takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bran.

Things to do in Sinaia

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Busteni
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 26:
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Pelisor Castle ©
Pelisor Castle
Sinaia Monastery ©
Sinaia Monastery
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle

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Bran

Bran ©
Bran is a commune in Brașov County, Romania. Explore hidden gems such as Pensiunea Rhein and Azuga Ski Station. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) and Bran Village Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bran: Dambovicioara Cave (in Dambovicioara) and Bucegi Plateau (in Moroeni). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Museum Medieval Bran and take in the exciting artwork at La Cabane Aux Images.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Bran trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Sinaia to Bran by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Zarnesti.

Things to do in Bran

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Azuga, La Cabane Aux Images, Bucegi Plateau, Dambovicioara Cave
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Bucegi Plateau ©
Bucegi Plateau
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Pensiunea Rhein ©
Pensiunea Rhein

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Zarnesti

Zarnesti ©
Zărnești is a town in Brașov County, Transylvania, Romania, with a population of 21,681. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Piatra Craiului. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti and then explore the striking landscape at La Prapastii Zarnesti.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Zarnesti trip itinerary maker site .

Zarnesti is just a short distance from Bran. October in Zarnesti sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Rasnov.

Things to do in Zarnesti

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Piatra Craiului
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Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti ©
Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti
La Prapastii Zarnesti ©
La Prapastii Zarnesti
Piatra Craiului ©
Piatra Craiului

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Rasnov

Rasnov ©
Râșnov is a town in Brașov County, Romania with a population of 15,466.It is located at about 15 km from the city of Brașov and about the same distance from Bran, on the road that links Wallachia and Transylvania.HistoryThe castle of Râșnov was built in the years 1211-1225 by Teutonic Knights. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Valea Cetatii Cave. Get some historical perspective at Fagaras Fortress and Rasnov Citadel. Step out of the city life by going to Poiana Brasov and Valtour Ski School. The adventure continues: grab your bike and head to Season Hill and take in the awesome beauty at Mountain Postavarul.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rasnov driving holiday planner.

Rasnov is just a short distance from Zarnesti. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Brasov.

Things to do in Rasnov

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Poiana Brasov, Fagaras Fortress
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Fagaras Fortress ©
Fagaras Fortress
Poiana Brasov ©
Poiana Brasov
Rasnov Citadel ©
Rasnov Citadel

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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 inner history buff will appreciate Brasov Historical Center and Biserica Evanghelică Fortificată. Get outdoors at Valea Zimbrilor and Racos Volcano. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brasov: Mohos Peat-Bog (in Baile Tusnad) and Buffogo Swamp (in Balvanyos). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Church (Biserica Neagra), pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Peter and Paul Roman-Catholic Cathedral, take in the awesome beauty at Bunloc, and steep yourself in history at Villages with Fortified Churches.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Brasov tour itinerary maker website .

Brasov is just a stone's throw from Rasnov. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mohos Peat-Bog, Villages with Fortified Churches, Buffogo Swamp, Racos Volcano, Valea Zimbrilor
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Racos Volcano ©
Racos Volcano
Valea Zimbrilor ©
Valea Zimbrilor
Black Church (Biserica Neagra) ©
Black Church (Biserica Neagra)

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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.
Visit The Fortified Church of Biertan and Fortified Evangelical Church of Cincsor for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Art & Crafts and Church on the Hill. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sighisoara: Cetatea Rupea (in Rupea), Izvoare (Icelandic Horses Riding Ranch & Ivo Wildlife Park) and Darjiu Fortified Church (in Darjiu). There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway, brush up on your military savvy at Weapon Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Margaret Church, and view the masterpieces at The Spoonman.

Discover how to plan a Sighisoara trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Brasov to Sighisoara in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Sighisoara are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to take a bus to Targu Mures.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Izvoare, Medias, Fortified Evangelical Church of Cincsor, Darjiu Fortified Church, Cetatea Rupea
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The Fortified Church of Biertan ©
The Fortified Church of Biertan
Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway ©

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Targu Mures

Targu Mures ©
Târgu Mureș is the seat of Mureș County in the north-central part of Romania. Get in touch with nature at Szekelyko and Stufarisurile de la Sic. Get some historical perspective at Teleki Castle and Sic Calvinist Reformed Church. Explore Targu Mures' surroundings by going to Aiud (Aiud Citadel & Bethlen Gabor Kollegium), Unitarian Church (in Rimetea) and Coltesti Castle Ruins (in Coltesti). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Palace of Culture, stop by Pivnita Bunicii, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Synagogue of Tg. Mures, and explore the historical opulence of Targu Mures Fortress.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Targu Mures trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by bus from Sighisoara to Targu Mures takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 0°C. On the 16th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lacu Rosu.

Things to do in Targu Mures

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Aiud, Rimetea, Sic, Pivnita Bunicii, Ethnographic Museum
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Coltesti Castle Ruins ©
Coltesti Castle Ruins
Palace of Culture ©
Palace of Culture
Teleki Castle ©
Teleki Castle

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Lacu Rosu

Lacu Rosu ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lacu Rosu (Red Lake). Discover out-of-the-way places like Bicaz Canyon and Parcul National Ceahlau. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lacu Rosu: Moinesti Jewish Cemetery (in Moinesti) and Pestera de Gheata si Grota ursilor (in Borsec).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Lacu Rosu trip planner .

Traveling by car from Targu Mures to Lacu Rosu takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Suceava.

Things to do in Lacu Rosu

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pestera de Gheata si Grota ursilor, Parcul National Ceahlau, Moinesti Jewish Cemetery
Find places to stay Nov 16 — 19:
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Lacu Rosu (Red Lake) ©
Lacu Rosu (Red Lake)
Bicaz Canyon ©
Bicaz Canyon
Parcul National Ceahlau ©
Parcul National Ceahlau

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Suceava

Suceava ©
Suceava is the largest city and the seat of Suceava County, in the historical region of Bukovina, north-eastern Romania. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Painted Monasteries of Bucovina. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Manastirea Voronet, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Painted Monasteries of Bucovina, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Humor Monastery, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Arbore Monastery, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bogdana Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): get outside with Escalada Park and then admire the masterpieces at Folk Traditions Museum of Bucovina.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Suceava route maker website .

Traveling by car from Lacu Rosu to Suceava takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Ieud.

Things to do in Suceava

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Gura Humorului, Arbore Monastery, Bogdana Monastery, Manastirea Voronet
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Manastirea Voronet ©
Manastirea Voronet
The Painted Monasteries of Bucovina ©
Humor Monastery ©
Humor Monastery

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Ieud

Ieud ©
Ieud is a commune in Maramureș County in northern Romania. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Muzeul Tarancii Romane, don't miss a visit to Poienile Izei Church of Saint Parascheva, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barsana Monastery, then get engrossed in the history at Ethnological Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Wooden Churches of Maramures.

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

Traveling by car from Suceava to Ieud takes 4 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Ieud can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Sapanta.

Things to do in Ieud

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Muzeul Tarancii Romane, Poienile Izei Church of Saint Parascheva, Barsana Monastery
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 22:
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Barsana Monastery ©
Barsana Monastery
Muzeul Tarancii Romane ©
Muzeul Tarancii Romane

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Sapanta

Sapanta ©
Săpânța is a commune in Maramureș County in northern Romania, 15 kilometers northwest of Sighet and just south of the Tisza River. On the 23rd (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Memorial of the Victims of Communism and of the Resistance, get engrossed in the history at Sighet village museum, then make a trip to Cimitirul Saracilor, then stroll the grounds of Merry Cemetery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Sapanta-Peri Monastery.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sapanta sightseeing planning site .

You can drive from Ieud to Sapanta in 1.5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Sapanta can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Baia Mare.

Things to do in Sapanta

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sighetu Marmatiei
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 23:
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Merry Cemetery ©
Merry Cemetery
Sapanta-Peri Monastery ©
Sapanta-Peri Monastery

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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. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Surdesti Wooden Church, then explore the activities along Lacul Albastru (The Blue Lake), then explore the world behind art at Central Baia Mare Art Museum, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Wooden Churches of Maramures.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Baia Mare driving holiday planner.

Getting from Sapanta to Baia Mare by car takes about 2 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Baia Mare can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Hunedoara.

Things to do in Baia Mare

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lacul Albastru (The Blue Lake), Wooden Churches of Maramures, Surdesti Wooden Church
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Lacul Albastru (The Blue Lake) ©
Lacul Albastru (The Blue Lake)
Surdesti Wooden Church ©
Surdesti Wooden Church
Wooden Churches of Maramures ©
Wooden Churches of Maramures

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Hunedoara

Hunedoara ©
Hunedoara is a city in Hunedoara County, Transylvania, Romania. You've now added Castelul Corvinilor to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Rapa Rosie, steep yourself in history at Colt Citadel, then delve into the distant past at Termele Romane (Roman Baths), and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelul Corvinilor. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Expozitie Inedita: Ev Mediu. Tortura Si Executie, don't miss a visit to Prislop Monastery, then explore the fascinating underground world of Pestera Bolii, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Densus Church.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Hunedoara day trip site .

You can drive from Baia Mare to Hunedoara in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in November, and nighttime lows around 4°C. On the 27th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Oravita.

Things to do in Hunedoara

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Termele Romane (Roman Baths), Prislop Monastery, Pestera Bolii, Densus Church, Rapa Rosie
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Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Sarmizegetusa Regia ©
Sarmizegetusa Regia
Densus Church ©
Densus Church

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Oravita

Oravita ©
Oravița is a town in southwestern Romania, in Caraș-Severin County, with a population of 15,524 in 2000. On your second day here, admire the sheer force of Beusnita Waterfall and then explore the striking landscape of Nera Beusnita National Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Oravita itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Hunedoara to Oravita in 3 hours. In November in Oravita, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Arefu.

Things to do in Oravita

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Sasca Montana, Izvorul Bigar
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La Vaioaga Waterfall ©
La Vaioaga Waterfall
Izvorul Bigar ©
Izvorul Bigar
Ochiul Beiului Lake ©
Ochiul Beiului Lake

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Arefu

Arefu ©
Steeped in Dracula-flavored mythology, the small Romanian village of Arefu feels like it's stuck in time.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Moldoveanu Peak and then explore the ancient world of Cetatea Poienari. On the 1st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Ostrov Monastery and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Cozia National Park.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Arefu tour itinerary builder app .

You can drive from Oravita to Arefu in 7 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Oravita in November since evenings lows in Arefu dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can go by car to Curtea de Arges.

Things to do in Arefu

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Moldoveanu Peak, Ostrov Monastery, Cozia National Park
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Cetatea Poienari ©
Cetatea Poienari
Cozia National Park ©
Cozia National Park
Moldoveanu Peak ©
Moldoveanu Peak

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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. You've now added Vidraru Dam to your itinerary. Get some historical perspective at Curtea de Arges Monastery and Princely Church of St Nicholas. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Avincis - Vila Dobrusa Vineyard and Village Museum of Valcea County. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Curtea de Arges: Trovanti Museum Natural Reserve (in Costesti), The wooden church of Horea (in Olanesti) and Complexul Muzeal Maldaresti (in Maldaresti). Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable drive along Transfagarasan Highway, get engrossed in the history at Anton Pann Memorial House, see the interesting displays at Muzeul Viticulturii si Pomiculturii Golesti, and pause for some serene contemplation at Biserica Sfanta Vineri.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Curtea de Arges trip planner .

You can drive from Tulcea to Curtea de Arges in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Curtea de Arges when traveling from Tulcea in October, with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Arefu.

Things to do in Curtea de Arges

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pitesti, Ramnicu Valcea, The wooden church of Horea, Complexul Muzeal Maldaresti, Muzeul Viticulturii si Pomiculturii Golesti
Find places to stay Dec 1 — 5:
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Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
Curtea de Arges Monastery ©
Curtea de Arges Monastery

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Bucharest

Bucharest ©
On the 6th (Sun), wander the streets of Lipscani, then explore the historical opulence of Bucharest Municipal Museum, then admire the masterpieces at The National Museum of Art of Romania, and finally examine the collection at The Art Collections Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, admire the landmark architecture of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", contemplate the long history of Revolution Square (Piata Revolutiei), then admire the striking features of CEC Palace, and finally see the interesting displays at Cotroceni Palace (Palatul Cotroceni).

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Bucharest using our trip planner.

Drive from Curtea de Arges to Bucharest in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Spas
Lipscani
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