9 days in Sibiu, Poiana Brasov & Bucharest Itinerary

9 days in Sibiu, Poiana Brasov & Bucharest Itinerary

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9 days in Sibiu, Poiana Brasov & Bucharest Itinerary

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

1
night
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): examine the collection at ASTRA Museum and then don't miss a visit to Piata Mica. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Passage of Stairs, examine the collection at Brukenthal National Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower, don't miss a visit to Big Square (Piata Mare), then look for all kinds of wild species at Expo Reptile Vii, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council).

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Sibiu online journey builder .

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. Expect cooler evenings in Sibiu when traveling from Tel Aviv in August, with lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Poiana Brasov.

Things to do in Sibiu

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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ASTRA Museum ©
ASTRA Museum
Big Square (Piata Mare) ©
Big Square (Piata Mare)
Brukenthal National Museum ©
Brukenthal National Museum

5
nights
Poiana Brasov

Poiana Brasov ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Poiana Brasov: Fagaras (Fagaras Fortress & Capra Wasserfall), Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran) and Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti (in Zarnesti).

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Poiana Brasov driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Sibiu to Poiana Brasov in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Poiana Brasov

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Side Trips

Rasnov, Fagaras, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Balea Glacier Lake, Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti
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Balea Glacier Lake ©
Balea Glacier Lake
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Rasnov Citadel ©
Rasnov Citadel

2
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Bucharest is known for historic sites, parks, nightlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament, get engrossed in the history at Museum of History of the Jewish Community, wander the streets of Old Town, and stroll around Herăstrău Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Bucharest travel itinerary planner .

Drive from Poiana Brasov to Bucharest in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a shuttle. 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 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament

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