10 days in Romania Itinerary

10 days in Romania Itinerary

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10 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana
+2
Fly + foot + shuttle:  7​h 15​min
1
Brasov
— 2 nights
2
Sibiu
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Hunedoara
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Curtea de Arges
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Bucharest
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Ljubljana

2
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
On the 28th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Peles Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Pelisor Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sinaia Monastery, and finally steep yourself in history at Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti, explore the historical opulence of Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sinagoga Neologa, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Tampa.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Brasov trip app .

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Brasov is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ljubljana to Brasov. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can catcht the bus to Sibiu.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Sinaia, Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti
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Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Sinaia Monastery ©
Sinaia Monastery

3
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Explore hidden gems such as Catedrala Reintregirii Neamului (Coronation Cathedral) and Citadel of Alba Iulia. Get some cultural insight at ASTRA Museum and Orthodox Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Sibiu: Rapa Rosie (in Sebes), St. Margaret Church (in Medias) and The Fortified Church of Biertan (in Biertan). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower, see the interesting displays at Brukenthal National Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Ocna Sibiului Salt Mine, and take a stroll through Passage of Stairs.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sibiu trip maker app .

You can take a bus from Brasov to Sibiu in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. June in Sibiu sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Hunedoara.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Alba Iulia, Rapa Rosie, St. Margaret Church, The Fortified Church of Biertan, Ocna Sibiului Salt Mine
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Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
ASTRA Museum ©
ASTRA Museum

1
night
Hunedoara

Hunedoara ©
Hunedoara is a city in Hunedoara County, Transylvania, Romania. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): see the interesting displays at Muzeul Civilizatiei Dacice si Romane Deva, identify plant and animal life at Arboretumul Simeria, then take an in-depth tour of Expozitie Inedita: Ev Mediu. Tortura Si Executie, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelul Corvinilor.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Hunedoara online route planner .

You can drive from Sibiu to Hunedoara in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Curtea de Arges.

Things to do in Hunedoara

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Arboretumul Simeria, Muzeul Civilizatiei Dacice si Romane Deva
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Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Arboretumul Simeria ©
Arboretumul Simeria

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Curtea de Arges Monastery, get outside with Transfagarasan Highway, and then admire the engineering at Vidraru Dam.

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Drive from Hunedoara to Curtea de Arges in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Curtea de Arges can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Curtea de Arges

Parks Scenic Drive Outdoors
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Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
Curtea de Arges Monastery ©
Curtea de Arges Monastery
Vidraru Dam ©
Vidraru Dam

2
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
On the 5th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Parliament, make a trip to Stavropoleos Monastery, then explore the world behind art at The National Museum of Art of Romania, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Grigore Antipa National Museum of Natural History. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Patriarchal Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Ceausescu Mansion, then admire the landmark architecture of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", then contemplate the long history of Mogosoaia Palace, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Biserica Kretzulescu.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bucharest driving holiday planning app .

Traveling by car from Curtea de Arges to Bucharest takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Curtea de Arges, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bucharest, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mogosoaia Palace
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Ceausescu Mansion ©
Ceausescu Mansion
Mogosoaia Palace ©
Mogosoaia Palace

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