17 days in Romania Itinerary

17 days in Romania Itinerary

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Sibiu
— 2 nights
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Orsova
— 1 night
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Timisoara
— 3 nights
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Bucharest
— 4 nights
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Bran
— 3 nights
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Sighisoara
— 3 nights

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Sibiu

Sibiu ©

Red Town

Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Explore Sibiu's surroundings by going to Clocota Waterfalls (in Geoagiu Bai), Citadel of Alba Iulia (in Alba Iulia) and Castelul Corvinilor (in Hunedoara). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Transfagarasan Highway, see the interesting displays at Landeskirchliches Museum der Evangelischen Kirche, enjoy breathtaking views from Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council), and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Sibiu vacation planner.

Targu Mures to Sibiu is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Orsova.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Tours

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Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia

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Orsova

Orsova ©
Orșova is a port city on the Danube river in southwestern Romania's Mehedinți County. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Manastirea Sf Ana / St Anne Monastery, take in the dramatic natural features at Iron Gates, and then pause for some photo ops at Statue of King Decebalus.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Orsova trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sibiu to Orsova takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Sibiu in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Orsova, with lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Timisoara.

Things to do in Orsova

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

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Iron Gates ©
Iron Gates

3
nights
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. Timisoara is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: savor the flavors at Timisoara Tour Guide, test your team's savvy at ExitGames Timisoara, explore the world behind art at Muzeul de Arta, and admire the striking features of The Palace of the Serbian Episcopacy.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Timisoara trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Orsova to Timisoara takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October in Timisoara, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Timisoara

Tours · Outdoors · Adventure · Wineries

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Timisoara Tour Guide ©
Timisoara Tour Guide
Piata Victoriei ©
Piata Victoriei
ExitGames Timisoara ©
ExitGames Timisoara

4
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Bucharest is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament, stroll around Herăstrău Park, get engrossed in the history at Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman), and sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bucharest online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Timisoara to Bucharest in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bran.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Walking tours

3
nights
Bran

Bran ©
Bran is a commune in Brașov County, Romania. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bran: Mares Outdoor Events (in Poiana Brasov) and Sinaia (Sinaia Monastery, Peles Castle, &more). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), explore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel, stroll through Poiana Brasov, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Sport Wellness Spa.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bran trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Bucharest to Bran takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Bran

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Sport Wellness Spa ©
Sport Wellness Spa

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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.
Sighisoara is known for historic sites, museums, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the exciting artwork at Art & Crafts, pause for some serene contemplation at Church on the Hill, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church, and take in the local highlights with Your Guide In Transylvania.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Sighisoara holiday maker website.

Getting from Bran to Sighisoara by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daytime highs in Sighisoara are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites · Tours · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Your Guide In Transylvania ©
Your Guide In Transylvania

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