6 days in Romania Itinerary

6 days in Romania Itinerary

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6 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: Bucharest
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Timisoara
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Brad
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Alba Iulia
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Tirgu Mures
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
End: Bucharest

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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. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): don't miss a visit to Piata Victoriei and then pause for some serene contemplation at Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): stroll through Central Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Roses Park, explore the historical opulence of Bastionul Theresia, make a trip to Unirii Square, then don't miss a visit to Bruck House, and finally pause for some photo ops at Piaţa Victoriei.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Timisoara online sightseeing planner .

Bucharest to Timisoara is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Timisoara can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Brad.

Things to do in Timisoara

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Roses Park ©
Roses Park
Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral ©
Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral
Unirii Square ©
Unirii Square

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Brad

Brad ©
Brad is a city in Hunedoara County in the Transylvania region of Romania. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): examine the collection at The Gold Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Brad trip builder .

Traveling by car from Timisoara to Brad takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Alba Iulia.

Things to do in Brad

Museums
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The Gold Museum ©
The Gold Museum

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Alba Iulia

Alba Iulia ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Citadel of Alba Iulia, explore the fascinating underground world of Scarisoara Ice Cave, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedrala Reintregirii Neamului (Coronation Cathedral), then examine the collection at National Museum of Union, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Michael's Roman Catholic Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Alba Iulia trip maker app .

You can drive from Brad to Alba Iulia in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Tirgu Mures.

Things to do in Alba Iulia

Historic Sites Parks Nature

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Scarisoara Ice Cave
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Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Scarisoara Ice Cave ©
Scarisoara Ice Cave

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Tirgu Mures

Tirgu Mures
On the 25th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church on the Hill, look for gifts at Art & Crafts, then don't miss a visit to Clock Tower, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Targu Mures Fortress, see the interesting displays at Palace of Culture, then take an in-depth tour of The History Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tirgu Mures travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Alba Iulia to Tirgu Mures takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Tirgu Mures can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Tirgu Mures

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Sighisoara
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Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Clock Tower ©
Clock Tower
Church on the Hill ©
Church on the Hill

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