4 days in Bucharest & Rome Itinerary

4 days in Bucharest & Rome Itinerary

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Bucharest, Romania
— 1 day
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Bucharest, Romania

— 1 day
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
On the 20th (Wed), get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Stavropoleos Monastery.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bucharest route maker site.

If you are flying in from Romania, the closest major aiport is Henri Coandă International Airport. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Bucharest

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Rome, Italy

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Rome itinerary planner.

You can fly from Bucharest to Rome in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Bucharest to Rome due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bucharest in October, expect Rome to be somewhat warmer, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Rome

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