46 days in Romania Itinerary

46 days in Romania Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bucharest
Shuttle + Fly:  2 h 45 min
1
Iasi
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Cluj-Napoca
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Timisoara
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Hunedoara
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Sibiu
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Sighisoara
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Brasov
— 6 nights
Drive:  6 h
8
Tulcea
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
9
Bucharest
— 7 nights
End: Bucharest

4
nights
Iasi

Iasi ©
Iasi is known for historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Palace of Culture, stop by Iasi Historical Town, browse the exhibits of Casa Dosoftei, and admire the landmark architecture of Metropolitan Cathedral.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Iasi holiday planning tool.

Bucharest to Iasi is an approximately 3- hour combination of shuttle and flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cluj-Napoca.

Things to do in Iasi

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Palace of Culture ©
Palace of Culture
Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs ©
Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs
Bojdeauca lui Ion Creanga ©
Bojdeauca lui Ion Creanga

5
nights
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Cluj-Napoca is known for parks, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge, stroll around Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Tarnița, and admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Cluj-Napoca driving holiday tool.

You can fly from Iasi to Cluj-Napoca in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Cluj-Napoca, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Timisoara.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Moara de Vant
Find places to stay May 17 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
TransyBike - Day Tours ©
TransyBike - Day Tours
Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden

5
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. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Timisoara: Arad (Retro IT Museum, Trajan Bridge, &more). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Piata Victoriei, take in nature's colorful creations at Parcul Rozelor, stroll around Central Park, and admire the landmark architecture of The Palace of the Serbian Episcopacy.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Timisoara day trip planning website.

Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Timisoara in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. May in Timisoara sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Hunedoara.

Things to do in Timisoara

Parks Fun & Games Nature

Side Trip

Arad
Find places to stay May 22 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Parcul Rozelor ©
Parcul Rozelor
Piata Victoriei ©
Piata Victoriei
Unirii Square ©
Unirii Square

4
nights
Hunedoara

Hunedoara ©
Explore Hunedoara's surroundings by going to Densus (Densus Church & House of Volcanoes), Colt Citadel (in Suseni) and Geoagiu Bai (Clocota Waterfalls & Termele Romane (Roman Baths)).

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Hunedoara trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Timisoara to Hunedoara takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Hunedoara can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can go by car to Sibiu.

Things to do in Hunedoara

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Densus, Petrosani, Geoagiu Bai, Colt Church, Ulpia Traiana Sarmizegetusa
Find places to stay May 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Retezat Mountains ©
Retezat Mountains
Sarmizegetusa Regia ©
Sarmizegetusa Regia

6
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Get out of town with these interesting Sibiu side-trips: Moldoveanu Peak (in Fagaras), Curtea de Arges (Vidraru Dam & Transfagarasan Highway) and Alba Iulia (Catedrala Reintregirii Neamului (Coronation Cathedral), Citadel of Alba Iulia, &more). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Big Square (Piata Mare), examine the collection at Landeskirchliches Museum der Evangelischen Kirche, snap pictures at Bridge of Lies, and take in panoramic vistas at Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council).

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Sibiu trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Hunedoara to Sibiu takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Sibiu sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Sibiu

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Alba Iulia, Curtea de Arges, Moldoveanu Peak
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 6:
Highlights from your plan
Moldoveanu Peak ©
Moldoveanu Peak
Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway

4
nights
Sighisoara

Sighisoara ©
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
Venture out of the city with trips to Targu Mures (Palace of Culture, Synagogue of Tg. Mures, &more), Darjiu Fortified Church (in Darjiu) and Izvoare (Icelandic Horses Riding Ranch & Ivo Wildlife Park). There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Sighisoara Historic Center, look for all kinds of wild species at Breite Ancient Oak Tree Reserve, shop like a local with The Spoonman, and go for a walk through Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Sighisoara online trip builder.

You can drive from Sibiu to Sighisoara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Targu Mures, Izvoare, Balea Glacier Lake, Darjiu Fortified Church
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Balea Glacier Lake ©
Balea Glacier Lake

6
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brasov: Bran (Museum Medieval Bran & Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)) and Sinaia (Pelisor Castle, Peles Castle, &more). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tampa, make a trip to Council Square, hit the slopes at Poiana Brasov, and head outdoors with Monitor Ski.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Brasov travel route builder site.

Drive from Sighisoara to Brasov in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tulcea.

Things to do in Brasov

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sinaia, Bran, Poiana Brasov, Bunloc, Rasnov Citadel
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Mount Tampa ©
Mount Tampa

4
nights
Tulcea

Tulcea ©
Tulcea is a city in Dobrogea, Romania. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tulcea: Letea Forest (in Letea), Sulina Mixed Cemetery (in Sulina) and Caraorman Forest (in Crisan). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve, take an in-depth tour of Museum of History and Archaeology, see the interesting displays at The Danube Delta Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saon Monastery.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Tulcea holiday builder site.

You can drive from Brasov to Tulcea in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Tulcea can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Tulcea

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Letea Forest, Cocoș Romanian Orthodox Monastery, Sulina Mixed Cemetery, Caraorman Forest, Celic Dere Monastery
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve ©
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve
Caraorman Forest
Caraorman Forest

7
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
When in Bucharest, make a side trip to see Mogosoaia Palace in Mogosoaia, approximately Mogosoaia away. The adventure continues: ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, take an in-depth tour of Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman), walk around Herăstrău Park, and indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find out how to plan a trip to Bucharest, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Tulcea to Bucharest in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Bucharest are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Mogosoaia Palace, Dacian Fortresses of the Orastie Mountains
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Muzeul National al Satului
Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti"
Stavropoleos Monastery ©
Stavropoleos Monastery

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