26 days in Romania Itinerary

26 days in Romania Itinerary

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Constanta
— 1 night
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Bucharest
— 6 nights
Fly
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Timisoara
— 4 nights
Drive
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Sibiu
— 4 nights
Drive
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Cluj-Napoca
— 3 nights
Drive
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Gura Humorului
— 2 nights
Drive
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Brasov
— 5 nights
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Constanta

— 1 night
Constanta is a relaxed seaside town on the coast of the Black Sea.
On the 25th (Mon), take a leisurely stroll along Tomis Harbor, admire the striking features of Constanta Casino, and then indulge your senses at Romania Heart & Soul. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Dobrogea Gorges Reserve and then enjoy some diversion at Zip Escort.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Constanta trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Constanta. In January, daily temperatures in Constanta can reach 0°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Constanta

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Wineries

Bucharest

— 6 nights
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Spend the 29th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, admire the natural beauty at Cismigiu Gardens, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and stroll around Herăstrău Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bucharest vacation builder.

You can drive from Constanta to Bucharest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Bucharest are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Timisoara.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Timisoara

— 4 nights
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: make a trip to Piata Victoriei, enjoy some diversion at Mag Tehnica, pause for some serene contemplation at Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral, and admire the landmark architecture of The Palace of the Serbian Episcopacy.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Timisoara online tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Bucharest to Timisoara in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bucharest in February: high temperatures in Timisoara hover around 10°C and lows are around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Timisoara

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Shopping

Sibiu

— 4 nights

Red Town

Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Venture out of the city with trips to Moldoveanu Peak (in Fagaras), Castelul Corvinilor (in Hunedoara) and Citadel of Alba Iulia (in Alba Iulia). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Big Square (Piata Mare), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Biserica Romano Catolica, see the interesting displays at Brukenthal National Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Sibiu tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Timisoara to Sibiu by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Sibiu when traveling from Timisoara in February, with lows around -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Cluj-Napoca.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Cluj-Napoca

— 3 nights

Treasure City

The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Cluj-Napoca is known for parks, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stop by Oranjerie, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, try to win big at Casino, and appreciate the history behind King Matthias Corvin Statue.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cluj-Napoca planner.

Traveling by car from Sibiu to Cluj-Napoca takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Cluj-Napoca can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Gura Humorului.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Fun & Games

Gura Humorului

— 2 nights
Gura Humorului is a town in Suceava County, north-eastern Romania. On the 13th (Sat), relax and rejuvenate at Escape Spa, admire the masterpieces at Folk Traditions Museum of Bucovina, and then admire the striking features of Manastirea Voronet. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Muzeul Arta Lemnului and then cruise along Transrarau.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Gura Humorului online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Cluj-Napoca to Gura Humorului takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Cluj-Napoca in February, things will get little chillier in Gura Humorului: highs are around 1°C and lows about -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Gura Humorului

Museums · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Spas

Side Trips

Brasov

— 5 nights
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran), La Prapastii Zarnesti (in Zarnesti) and La Cabane Aux Images (in Moieciu de Sus). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Peles Castle, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Tampa, try to win big at Seven Inn Poker Club, and take a stroll through Brasov Historical Center.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Brasov itinerary site.

Getting from Gura Humorului to Brasov by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Casinos

Side Trips

Romania travel guide

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Castles · Historic Walking Areas · Landmarks
An image of ancient architecture contrasted against a backdrop of vivdly green landscape represents the country of Romania, which features a diversity of landscape that has been largely undeveloped. With numerous mountain, valley, and lakeside resorts, an abundance of activities await outdoor enthusiasts. The other side of Romanian tourism is its impressive collection of ancient ruins, prehistoric fortresses, and medieval castles. Many of these date back to prehistoric times, the Ottoman Empire, and Austro-Hungarian rule, the influences of which are still apparent in preserved details. Tourism in Romania is not as prevalent as other countries, which this makes the travel experience here feel more authentic and awe-inspiring. Check out this simple but captivating country and discover its natural and historic beauty.