31 days in Romania Itinerary

31 days in Romania Itinerary

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Timisoara
— 3 nights
2
Iasi
— 4 nights
3
Cluj-Napoca
— 3 nights
4
Sighisoara
— 3 nights
5
Brasov
— 4 nights
6
Sibiu
— 4 nights
7
Curtea de Arges
— 3 nights
8
Bucharest
— 5 nights

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. Step off the beaten path and head to Parcul Rozelor and Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral. Get out of town with these interesting Timisoara side-trips: Arad (Malul Muresului, Trajan Bridge, &more). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Unirii Square, walk around Central Park, pause for some photo ops at Timisoara Historical Center, and enjoy some diversion at Blue Line - The Shooting Range.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, go to the Timisoara road trip planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Timisoara is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 10 hour difference. While traveling from Vancouver, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Timisoara, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Iasi.

Things to do in Timisoara

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Arad
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Parcul Rozelor ©
Parcul Rozelor
Unirii Square ©
Unirii Square
Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral ©
Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral

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Iasi

Iasi ©
Explore hidden gems such as Palace of Culture and Botanic Garden. Venture out of the city with trips to Vaslui (Parcul Copou & Equestrian Statue of Stephen the Great).

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Iasi itinerary maker app.

Traveling by flight from Timisoara to Iasi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Iasi can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Cluj-Napoca.

Things to do in Iasi

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Vaslui
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Palace of Culture ©
Palace of Culture
Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs ©
Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs
Copou Parc ©
Copou Parc

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Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Step off the beaten path and head to Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park and Walking tours. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden, explore the striking landscape at Cetatuia Hill, get outside with Panic Room, and visit Avenue of Heroes in Cluj-Napoca.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Cluj-Napoca online visit planner.

You can fly from Iasi to Cluj-Napoca in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Parks · Tours · Historic Sites
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Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden
Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park ©
Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge

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nights
Sighisoara

Sighisoara ©
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Sighisoara Clock Tower and Palace of Culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sighisoara: The Fortified Church of Biertan (in Biertan), Biserica Fortificata din Richis (in Richis) and Teleki Castle (in Gornesti). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Viscri Fortified Church, delve into the mystery of Casa Vlad Dracul, take in the pleasant sights at Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway, and pause for some serene contemplation at Biserica Romano-Catolica.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sighisoara driving holiday site.

Traveling by car from Cluj-Napoca to Sighisoara takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Sighisoara are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Targu Mures, Darjiu Fortified Church, Viscri Fortified Church, Cetatea Rupea, Pivnita Bunicii
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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Sighisoara Clock Tower ©
Sighisoara Clock Tower
The Fortified Church of Biertan ©
The Fortified Church of Biertan

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Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Step off the beaten path and head to Pelisor Castle and Mount Tampa. Change things up with these side-trips from Brasov: Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti (in Zarnesti), Bran (Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) & Museum Medieval Bran) and Sinaia (Sinaia Monastery, Peles Castle, &more). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Church (Biserica Neagra), get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and get engrossed in the history at Prima Scoala Romaneasca.

Make your Brasov itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Sighisoara to Brasov in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Sinaia, Bran, Rasnov, Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti, Poiana Brasov
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Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Pelisor Castle ©
Pelisor Castle
Mount Tampa ©
Mount Tampa

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council) and Orthodox Cathedral Holy Trinity. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sibiu: Alba Iulia (Catedrala Reintregirii Neamului (Coronation Cathedral) & Citadel of Alba Iulia), Fortress Câlnic (in Calnic) and Telescaun Paltinis (in Paltinis). There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Castelul Corvinilor, examine the collection at Brukenthal National Museum, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and admire the landmark architecture of Biserica fortificata din Cristian.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Sibiu trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Brasov to Sibiu in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Sibiu can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Curtea de Arges.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Hunedoara, Alba Iulia, Shopping City Deva, Biserica fortificata din Cristian, Fortress Câlnic
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Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council) ©
Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council)
Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia

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Curtea de Arges

Curtea de Arges ©
Curtea de Argeș is a city in Romania on the right bank of the Argeş River, where it flows through a valley of the lower Carpathians (the Făgăraș Mountains), on the railway from Pitești to the Turnu Roșu Pass. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Cozia Monastery and Cetatea Poienari. Venture out of the city with trips to Trovanti Museum Natural Reserve (in Costesti), Village Museum of Valcea County (in Ramnicu Valcea) and Turnu Monastery (in Calimanesti). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mănăstirea Curtea de Argeș, contemplate the waterfront views at Le Lac Balea, pause for some serene contemplation at Princely Church of St Nicholas, and see human ingenuity at work at Vidraru Dam.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Curtea de Arges trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Sibiu to Curtea de Arges in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. May in Curtea de Arges sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bucharest.

Things to do in Curtea de Arges

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Trovanti Museum Natural Reserve, Le Lac Balea, Cetatea Poienari, Cozia Monastery, Village Museum of Valcea County
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Cetatea Poienari ©
Cetatea Poienari
Cozia Monastery ©
Cozia Monastery
Mănăstirea Curtea de Argeș ©
Mănăstirea Curtea de Argeș

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nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History and Wine Tours & Tastings. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", pause for some photo ops at Statuia Ecvestra a Lui Carol I, examine the collection at Ceausescu Mansion, and do sightseeing your way with Private Tours.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Bucharest vacation tool.

Traveling by car from Curtea de Arges to Bucharest takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Bucharest, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours · Outdoors · Museums
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament

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