12 days in Harghita County Itinerary

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Fly to Transilvania Târgu Mureş International Airport, Drive to Praid
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Praid
— 4 nights
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Harghita Bai
— 2 nights
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Izvoare
— 5 nights
Drive to Transilvania Târgu Mureş International Airport, Fly to Beirut

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Praid — 4 nights

Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Praid: Pestera de Gheata si Grota ursilor (in Borsec), Haaz Rezso Museum (in Odorheiu Secuiesc) and Darjiu Fortified Church (in Darjiu).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Praid day trip planning website.

Beirut, Lebanon to Praid is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Beirut in April, with highs in Praid at 20°C and lows at 5°C. You'll set off for Harghita Bai on the 6th (Tue).
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Harghita Bai — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Mohos Peat-Bog and then explore the activities along Saint Anna Lake. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Balu Adventure Park and then examine the collection at Csiki Szekely Muzeum.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Harghita Bai trip itinerary website.

Getting from Praid to Harghita Bai by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Izvoare.
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Izvoare — 5 nights

Venture out of the city with trips to Lacu Rosu (Red Lake & Bicaz Gorge).

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Izvoare trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Harghita Bai to Izvoare takes an hour. In April, daytime highs in Izvoare are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 13th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
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Harghita County travel guide

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Harghita is a county in the center of Romania, in eastern Transylvania, with the county seat at Miercurea Ciuc.Demographics2002 censusIn 2002, Harghita County had a population of 326,222 and a population density of 52/km².Hungarians- 84.62% (or 276,038)Romanians – 14.06% (or 45,870)Romani – 1.18% (or 3,835), and others.2011 censusIn 2011, it had a population of 302,432 and a population density of 46/km².Hungarians- 85.21% (or 257,707)Romanians – 12.96% (or 39,196)Romani, others – 1.76% (or 5,326). Harghita county has the highest percentage of Hungarians in Romania, just ahead of Covasna county. The Hungarians form the majority of the population in most of the county's municipalities, with Romanians concentrated in the northern and eastern part of the county (particularly Toplița and Bălan), as well as in the enclave of Voșlăbeni.The Székelys of Harghita are mostly Roman Catholic, with Reformed and Unitarian minorities, while the ethnic Romanians are primarily Orthodox. Catholicism is strongest in the east, in the former Csíkszék, while Protestants are concentrated in the west, south and west of Odorheiu Secuiesc. By religion, the county is divided roughly as follows:

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