10 days in Romania Itinerary

10 days in Romania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Cluj-Napoca
— 2 nights
2
Sibiu
— 2 nights
3
Sighisoara
— 2 nights
4
Brasov
— 2 nights

2
nights
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Michael's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Pharmacy History Collection, stroll around Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park, thenappreciate the history behind King Matthias Corvin Statue, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Transfiguration Church, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Cluj-Napoca trip itinerary app.

Volos, Greece to Cluj-Napoca is an approximately 9-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Volos in July, things will get slightly colder in Cluj-Napoca: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
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Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
Spas
Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden

2
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, stop by Passage of Stairs, thenidentify plant and animal life at Expo Reptile Vii, and finally don't miss a visit to Big Square (Piata Mare). On the next day, snap pictures at Bridge of Lies, thenget engrossed in the history at Emil Sigerus Museum of Saxon Ethnography and Folk Art, thensee the interesting displays at ASTRA Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at The Lower Town of Sibiu (orasul de jos).

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Sibiu travel planning website.

Getting from Cluj-Napoca to Sibiu by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Sibiu are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Sibiu

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Passage of Stairs ©
Passage of Stairs
The Lower Town of Sibiu (orasul de jos) ©
The Lower Town of Sibiu (orasul de jos)

2
nights
Sighisoara

Sighisoara
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
On the 6th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church on the Hill, thensample the fine beverages at Pivnita lui Teo - Teo's Cellar, thengo for a walk through Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Sighisoara Clock Tower, take in panoramic vistas at Turnul Franghierilor, take an in-depth tour of The History Museum, thentake in the exciting artwork at The Spoonman, thenshop like a local with Art & Crafts, and finally delve into the mystery of Casa Vlad Dracul.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Sighisoara trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Sibiu to Sighisoara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Sighisoara are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Brasov.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries
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Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Pivnita lui Teo - Teo's Cellar ©
Pivnita lui Teo - Teo's Cellar
Sighisoara Clock Tower ©
Sighisoara Clock Tower

2
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Change things up with these side-trips from Brasov: Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran) and Sinaia (Peles Castle & Sinaia Monastery). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Council Square, explore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel, take a stroll through Brasov Historical Center, and take an in-depth tour of Rope Street Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Brasov tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sighisoara to Brasov in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trips

Sinaia, Rasnov Citadel, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
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Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Brasov Historical Center ©
Brasov Historical Center
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)

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