13 days in Romania Itinerary

13 days in Romania Itinerary

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13 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Sibiu
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sighisoara
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Brasov
— 4 nights
4
Bucharest
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Kids will enjoy AquaPark Arsenal and Zoological Gardens. Venture out of the city with trips to Clocota Waterfalls (in Geoagiu Bai), Moldoveanu Peak (in Fagaras) and Transfagarasan Highway (in Curtea de Arges). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Big Square (Piata Mare), identify plant and animal life at Expo Reptile Vii, explore the different monuments and memorials at Church of the Annunciation, and examine the collection at ASTRA Museum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Sibiu day trip tool .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Sibiu is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, Sibiu is much colder at night with lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Sibiu

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

AquaPark Arsenal, Moldoveanu Peak, Clocota Waterfalls, Transfagarasan Highway
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Moldoveanu Peak ©
Moldoveanu Peak
Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
AquaPark Arsenal ©
AquaPark Arsenal

1
night
Sighisoara

Sighisoara
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Breite Ancient Oak Tree Reserve, take in the exciting artwork at The Spoonman, then take in the exciting artwork at Art & Crafts, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center.

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You can drive from Sibiu to Sighisoara in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. August in Sighisoara sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
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Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
The Spoonman ©
The Spoonman

4
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Family-friendly places like Parc Aventura Brasov and Dino Parc will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Brasov side-trips: Predeal Monastery (in Predeal), Mountain Postavarul (in Poiana Brasov) and Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran). There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tampa, don't miss a visit to Council Square, see the interesting displays at Muzeul de Etnografie, and cool off at Paradisul Acvatic.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Brasov travel route planner.

You can drive from Sighisoara to Brasov in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Bucharest.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Poiana Brasov, Predeal Monastery, Dino Parc, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
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Parc Aventura Brasov ©
Parc Aventura Brasov
Season Hill ©
Season Hill
Poiana Brasov ©
Poiana Brasov

4
nights
Bucharest

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Attractions like Edenland Park and Admiral Vasile Urseanu Astronomical Observatory make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Bucharest with a short trip to Neagra Bison Reservation in Bucsani, about 1h 35 min away. And it doesn't end there: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, admire the striking features of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", and take a stroll through Old Town.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bucharest travel planning tool .

You can take a train from Brasov to Bucharest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Bucharest can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Edenland Park, Neagra Bison Reservation, Autocross Arena
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Room Escape Games
Edenland Park ©
Edenland Park

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