10 days in Romania Itinerary

10 days in Romania Itinerary

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Bucharest
— 2 nights
2
Brasov
— 2 nights
3
Sighisoara
— 1 night
4
Baia Mare
— 1 night
5
Cluj-Napoca
— 1 night
6
Sibiu
— 1 night
7
Bucharest
— 1 night

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Bucharest

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 21st (Mon): walk around Herăstrău Park, then make a trip to Stavropoleos Monastery, and then ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Biserica Sfantul Anton - Curtea Veche, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then admire the landmark architecture of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", and finally admire the natural beauty at Cismigiu Gardens.

Before you visit Bucharest, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

If you are flying in from Portugal, the closest major aiport is Henri Coandă International Airport. In October in Bucharest, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Bucharest

Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Stavropoleos Monastery ©
Stavropoleos Monastery

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Brasov

Brasov ©
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 Crucea Caraiman (in Busteni), Sinaia (Peles Castle, Pelisor Castle, &more) and Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Church (Biserica Neagra), step into the grandiose world of Rasnov Citadel, steep yourself in history at Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer, and stop by Brasov Historical Center.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Brasov vacation builder app.

You can drive from Bucharest to Brasov in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trips

Sinaia, Rasnov Citadel, Crucea Caraiman, Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
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Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Black Church (Biserica Neagra) ©
Black Church (Biserica Neagra)

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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.
To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sighisoara trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Brasov to Sighisoara takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Sighisoara sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Baia Mare.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites
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Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Clock Tower ©
Sighisoara Clock Tower
Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway ©
Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway

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Baia Mare

Baia Mare ©
Baia Mare is a municipality along the Săsar River, in northwestern Romania; it is the capital of Maramureș County. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Surdesti Wooden Church, see the interesting displays at Mineralogy Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wooden Churches of Maramures, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Stephen's Tower.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Baia Mare tour itinerary planning app.

Getting from Sighisoara to Baia Mare by car takes about 4.5 hours. October in Baia Mare sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Cluj-Napoca.

Things to do in Baia Mare

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Wooden Churches of Maramures, Surdesti Wooden Church
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Wooden Churches of Maramures ©
Wooden Churches of Maramures
Surdesti Wooden Church ©
Surdesti Wooden Church
Mineralogy Museum ©
Mineralogy Museum

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Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
On the 28th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, and then appreciate the history behind King Matthias Corvin Statue.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cluj-Napoca trip planner.

Traveling by car from Baia Mare to Cluj-Napoca takes 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Cluj-Napoca can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites
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Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church
King Matthias Corvin Statue ©
King Matthias Corvin Statue

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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 29th (Tue): examine the collection at ASTRA Museum, make a trip to Big Square (Piata Mare), then take in the views from Bridge of Lies, then take in panoramic vistas at Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council), and finally take a stroll through Passage of Stairs.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Sibiu trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cluj-Napoca to Sibiu takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Sibiu, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Sibiu

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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ASTRA Museum ©
ASTRA Museum
Big Square (Piata Mare) ©
Big Square (Piata Mare)
Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council) ©

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Bucharest

On the 30th (Wed), savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Bucharest tour itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Sibiu to Bucharest by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours · Wineries
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Wine Tours & Tastings

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