13 days in Romania Itinerary

13 days in Romania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Romania trip itinerary planner
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Cluj-Napoca
— 1 night
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Brasov
— 4 nights
Drive
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Curtea de Arges
— 3 nights
Drive
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Bucharest
— 4 nights
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Cluj-Napoca — 1 night

The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Gradina Botanica "Alexandru Borza" and then trek along TransyBike - Day Tours. Keep things going the next day: relax and rejuvenate at Salina Turda and then stroll through Cheile Turzii.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Cluj-Napoca online visit planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cluj-Napoca is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in July, you will find days in Cluj-Napoca are a bit cooler (32°C), and nights are colder (16°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Brasov.
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Brasov — 4 nights

With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Attractions like Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) and Poiana Brasov make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brasov: Bran (Horror House Bran & Museum Medieval Bran) and Sinaia (Stancile Franz Joseph & Peles Castle). And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Muntele Tampa, surround yourself with nature on Go2Transilvania - Day Tours, don't miss a visit to Piaka Sfatului, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Church (Biserica Neagra).

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Brasov online attractions planner.

You can drive from Cluj-Napoca to Brasov in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Curtea de Arges.
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Curtea de Arges — 3 nights

Curtea de Argeș is a city in Romania on the right bank of the Argeş River, where it flows through a valley of the lower Carpathians (the Făgăraș Mountains), on the railway from Pitești to the Turnu Roșu Pass. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Curtea de Arges: Cetatea Poienari (in Arefu) and Moldoveanu Peak (in Fagaras). The adventure continues: cruise along Transfagarasan Highway, explore the activities along Le Lac Balea, and see human ingenuity at work at Vidraru Dam.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Curtea de Arges day trip planning app.

You can drive from Brasov to Curtea de Arges in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Curtea de Arges can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Bucharest.
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Bucharest — 4 nights

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
You've now added Room Escape Games to your itinerary. Attractions like Palace of Parliament and Walking tours make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: view the masterpieces at Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", see some colorful creatures with Green Adventure, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Choral Temple, and take an in-depth tour of Museum of History of the Jewish Community.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Bucharest road trip site.

Drive from Curtea de Arges to Bucharest in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Curtea de Arges in July, you will find days in Bucharest are a bit warmer (36°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Romania travel guide

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Castles · Churches · Sacred & Religious Sites
An image of ancient architecture contrasted against a backdrop of vivdly green landscape represents the country of Romania, which features a diversity of landscape that has been largely undeveloped. With numerous mountain, valley, and lakeside resorts, an abundance of activities await outdoor enthusiasts. The other side of Romanian tourism is its impressive collection of ancient ruins, prehistoric fortresses, and medieval castles. Many of these date back to prehistoric times, the Ottoman Empire, and Austro-Hungarian rule, the influences of which are still apparent in preserved details. Tourism in Romania is not as prevalent as other countries, which this makes the travel experience here feel more authentic and awe-inspiring. Check out this simple but captivating country and discover its natural and historic beauty.
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