8 days in Romania Itinerary

8 days in Romania Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Timisoara
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
2
Alba Iulia
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Turda
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
4
Porumbacu de Sus
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Sacele
— 1 day
Drive:  30 min
6
Brasov
— Few hours
Drive:  45 min
7
Bran
— Few hours
Train:  2 h 30 min
8
Bucharest
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
9
Craiova
— 1 night
Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Tel Aviv

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night
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. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Serbian Orthodox Episcopal Church, then admire the masterpieces at Muzeul de Arta, and finally take an in-depth tour of Muzeul Consumatorului Comunist.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Timisoara road trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Timisoara is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Timisoara, with lows of 19°C. You will leave for Alba Iulia on the 18th (Sun).

Things to do in Timisoara

Museums Historic Sites
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Muzeul Consumatorului Comunist ©
Muzeul Consumatorului Comunist
Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral ©
Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral
Serbian Orthodox Episcopal Church ©
Serbian Orthodox Episcopal Church

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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. On the 18th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Catedrala Reintregirii Neamului (Coronation Cathedral).

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Alba Iulia trip maker site.

You can drive from Timisoara to Alba Iulia in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Timisoara in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 16°C in Alba Iulia. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Turda.

Things to do in Alba Iulia

Historic Sites
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night
Turda

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. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turda Synagogue, then take an in-depth tour of Ratiu Center for Democracy, then have fun and explore at Muzeul de Istorie Turda, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Salina Turda.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Turda attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Alba Iulia to Turda takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Turda can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Porumbacu de Sus.

Things to do in Turda

Museums Spas Childrens Museums
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Muzeul de Istorie Turda ©
Muzeul de Istorie Turda
Salina Turda ©
Salina Turda

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nights
Porumbacu de Sus

Porumbacu de Sus ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Fagaras Fortress and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Fortified Evangelical Church of Cincsor.

To find out how to plan a trip to Porumbacu de Sus, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Turda to Porumbacu de Sus by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sacele.

Things to do in Porumbacu de Sus

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fagaras Fortress, Fortified Evangelical Church of Cincsor
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Fagaras Fortress ©
Fagaras Fortress
Fortified Evangelical Church of Cincsor ©
Fortified Evangelical Church of Cincsor

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Sacele

Sacele ©
Săcele is a city in Brașov County, Romania, in the region of Transylvania, with a population of 29,915 inhabitants in 2002. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Valea Zimbrilor and then take in breathtaking views at Canionul Șapte Scări.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Sacele trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Porumbacu de Sus to Sacele takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Brasov.

Things to do in Sacele

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Valea Zimbrilor, Canionul Șapte Scări
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Canionul Șapte Scări ©
Canionul Șapte Scări
Valea Zimbrilor ©
Valea Zimbrilor

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hours
Brasov

Brasov
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
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Brasov is very close to Sacele. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Bran.

Things to do in Brasov

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Bran

Bran
Bran is a commune in Brașov County, Romania. To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bran route builder.

You can drive from Brasov to Bran in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You will leave for Bucharest on the 21st (Wed).

Things to do in Bran

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Bucharest

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Patriarchal Cathedral, and then get to know the fascinating history of Old Town.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Bucharest tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Bran to Bucharest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Bucharest can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Craiova.

Things to do in Bucharest

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
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Photography Tours
Patriarchal Cathedral ©
Patriarchal Cathedral
Old Town ©
Old Town

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Craiova

Craiova ©
Craiova, Romania's 6th largest city and capital of Dolj County, is situated near the east bank of the river Jiu in central Oltenia. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Casa Baniei, try your luck at Minerva Hotel & Casino, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of St. Demetrius.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Craiova trip simple and quick.

Getting from Bucharest to Craiova by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Craiova are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Craiova

Fun & Games Casinos Museums
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Metropolitan Cathedral of St. Demetrius ©
Metropolitan Cathedral of St. Demetrius

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