6 days in Oradea, Turda & Alba Iulia Itinerary

6 days in Oradea, Turda & Alba Iulia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Timisoara
Drive:  2 h 30 min
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
Alba Iulia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
End: Timisoara


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. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thenadmire the striking features of Black Hawk (Vulturul Negru) Palace Arcade, thentest your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally step into the grandiose world of Oradea Fortress.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Oradea driving holiday website.

Timisoara to Oradea is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In August in Oradea, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Turda.

Things to do in Oradea

Spas Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Oradea Fortress ©
Oradea Fortress
Black Hawk (Vulturul Negru) Palace Arcade ©
Room Escape Games


Turda ©
Turda is a city and Municipality in Cluj County, Romania, situated on the Arieş River.HistoryAncient timesThere is evidence of human settlement in the area dating to the Middle Paleolithic, some 60,000 years ago. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Salina Turda. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): browse the exhibits of Salina Turda, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turda Synagogue, and then walk around Adrenalin Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Muzeul de Istorie Turda, take an in-depth tour of Ratiu Center for Democracy, thenstep into the grandiose world of Coltesti Castle Ruins, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Szekelyko.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Turda visit planner.

Traveling by car from Oradea to Turda takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daytime highs in Turda are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Alba Iulia.

Things to do in Turda

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Coltesti Castle Ruins, Adrenalin Park, Szekelyko
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Adrenalin Park ©
Adrenalin Park
Salina Turda ©
Salina Turda
Szekelyko ©

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. Change things up with these side-trips from Alba Iulia: Fortress of Deva (in Deva) and Castelul Corvinilor (in Hunedoara). There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Citadel of Alba Iulia, explore the ancient world of Sarmizegetusa Regia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Michael's Roman Catholic Cathedral, and Head underground at Scarisoara Ice Cave.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Alba Iulia sightseeing planner.

Getting from Turda to Alba Iulia by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 16°C. On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Alba Iulia

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sarmizegetusa Regia, Fortress of Deva, Castelul Corvinilor, Scarisoara Ice Cave
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Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Fortress of Deva ©
Fortress of Deva