10 days in Romania Itinerary

10 days in Romania Itinerary

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10 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: Frankfurt
Fly:  4​h 30​min
1
Cluj-Napoca
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Sighisoara
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Brasov
— 3 nights
4
Bucharest
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Tulcea
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Frankfurt

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Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Cluj-Napoca online trip itinerary maker .

Frankfurt, Germany to Cluj-Napoca is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Frankfurt to Cluj-Napoca. In July, daytime highs in Cluj-Napoca are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Shopping
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Oranjerie ©
Oranjerie
Iulius Mall Cluj
Iulius Mall Cluj

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Sighisoara

Sighisoara ©
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
On the 23rd (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center, take in the views from Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway, sample the fine beverages at Pivnita lui Teo - Teo's Cellar, then take in the exciting artwork at The Spoonman, then make a trip to Clock Tower, and finally view the masterpieces at Art & Crafts.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sighisoara driving holiday planner .

Drive from Cluj-Napoca to Sighisoara in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Museums
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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
The Spoonman ©
The Spoonman

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Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Peles Castle and Black Church (Biserica Neagra). Your inner history buff will appreciate Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) and Brasov Historical Center. Step out of Brasov to go to Zarnesti and see La Prapastii Zarnesti, which is approximately 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tampa, grab your bike and head to Season Hill, do a tasting at Natura in Bucate, and explore the fascinating landscape at Luado Chocolate.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Brasov trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Sighisoara to Brasov by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Bucharest.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Poiana Brasov, Peles Castle, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), La Prapastii Zarnesti
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Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Black Church (Biserica Neagra) ©
Black Church (Biserica Neagra)

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Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, admire the striking features of Stavropoleos Church (Biserica Stravrapoleos), explore the world behind art at The National Museum of Art of Romania, then admire the masterpieces at Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman), and finally take a stroll through Old Town.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bucharest trip planner .

You can take a train from Brasov to Bucharest in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July in Bucharest, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tulcea.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Stavropoleos Monastery ©
Stavropoleos Monastery
Old Town ©
Old Town

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Tulcea

Tulcea ©
Tulcea is a city in Dobrogea, Romania. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Danube Delta Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve, and then explore the ancient world of Enisala Medieval Fortress. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Monumentul Independentei, then explore the world behind art at Muzeul de Etnografie Si Arta Populara - Tulcea / Ethnographic and Folk Art Museum - Tulcea, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sulina Beach.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Tulcea online journey planner .

Traveling by car from Bucharest to Tulcea takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Tulcea can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Tulcea

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Enisala Medieval Fortress, Sulina Beach, Celic Dere Monastery
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Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve ©
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve
Celic Dere Monastery ©
Celic Dere Monastery
The Danube Delta Museum ©
The Danube Delta Museum

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