7 days in Harghita County Itinerary

7 days in Harghita County Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Harghita County itinerary planner

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Praid
— 3 nights
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Izvoare
— 1 night
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Baile Tusnad
— 2 nights
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Praid

— 3 nights
Step out of the city life by going to Butterfly House Praid and Medveles Erdelyben. Darjiu Fortified Church and Rapsone's Castle will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Praid: Pestera de Gheata si Grota ursilor (in Borsec) and Odorheiu Secuiesc (Haaz Rezso Museum, Septimia Spa, &more).

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Praid vacation planning site.

Bucharest to Praid is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Praid can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Izvoare.

Things to do in Praid

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

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Izvoare

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): stroll through Icelandic Horses Riding Ranch and then look for all kinds of wild species at Ivo Wildlife Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Izvoare trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Praid to Izvoare takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Baile Tusnad.

Things to do in Izvoare

Parks · Wildlife · Trails · Outdoors
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Baile Tusnad

— 2 nights
Băile Tușnad is a town in Harghita County, Romania. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): find something for the whole family at Balu Adventure Park and then see the interesting displays at Csiki Szekely Muzeum. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Saint Anna Lake, then soothe aching muscles at Wellness Tusnad, and then explore the striking landscape at Mohos Peat-Bog.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Baile Tusnad trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Izvoare to Baile Tusnad in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Baile Tusnad

Nature · Parks · Spas · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Harghita County travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Geologic Formations · Specialty Museums
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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