8 days in Romania Itinerary

8 days in Romania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Sibiu
— 3 nights
2
Sinaia
— 1 night
3
Bucharest
— 3 nights

3
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Visit Castelul Corvinilor and Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Brukenthal National Museum and ASTRA Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Termele Romane (Roman Baths) (in Geoagiu Bai) and Citadel of Alba Iulia (in Alba Iulia). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, explore the ancient world of Turnul Pielarilor, wander the streets of Passage of Stairs, and take in panoramic vistas at Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Sibiu trip planner.

Seoul, South Korea to Sibiu is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Korean Standard Time (KST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -7 hour difference. In December, daily temperatures in Sibiu can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Sinaia.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Termele Romane (Roman Baths), Citadel of Alba Iulia, Castelul Corvinilor
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Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Old Town ©
Old Town

1
night
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.
On the 29th (Sun), make a trip to Crucea Caraiman, thenstep into the grandiose world of Pelisor Castle, thenexplore the historical opulence of Peles Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sinaia Monastery.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Sinaia journey planner.

Getting from Sibiu to Sinaia by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Sinaia

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Crucea Caraiman
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Sinaia Monastery ©
Sinaia Monastery
Pelisor Castle ©
Pelisor Castle
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle

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nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): take a stroll through Lipscani, wander the streets of Old Town, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Stavropoleos Monastery, and finally ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", see the interesting displays at Ceausescu Mansion, thenget a new perspective on nature at Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History, and finally explore the world behind art at Romanian Kitsch Museum.

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

You can drive from Sinaia to Bucharest in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In December in Bucharest, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Ceausescu Mansion ©
Ceausescu Mansion

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