15 days in Romania Itinerary

15 days in Romania Itinerary

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Curtea de Arges
— 2 nights
2
Sibiu
— 3 nights
3
Sighisoara
— 3 nights
4
Brasov
— 3 nights
5
Bucharest
— 3 nights

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Curtea de Arges

Curtea de Arges ©
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. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Anton Pann Memorial House, head outdoors with Transfagarasan Highway, and then see human ingenuity at work at Vidraru Dam. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mănăstirea Curtea de Argeș and then delve into the distant past at Cetatea Poienari.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Curtea de Arges online road trip planner.

Pescara, Italy to Curtea de Arges is an approximately 19-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Pescara to Curtea de Arges is 1 hour. Traveling from Pescara in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Curtea de Arges, with lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Curtea de Arges

Historic Sites · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cetatea Poienari, Anton Pann Memorial House
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Cetatea Poienari ©
Cetatea Poienari
Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
Vidraru Dam ©
Vidraru Dam

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Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Explore Sibiu's surroundings by going to Castelul Corvinilor (in Hunedoara) and Citadel of Alba Iulia (in Alba Iulia). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Big Square (Piata Mare), see the interesting displays at Landeskirchliches Museum der Evangelischen Kirche, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, and take in panoramic vistas at Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Sibiu tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Curtea de Arges to Sibiu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In August in Sibiu, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Castelul Corvinilor, Citadel of Alba Iulia
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Castelul Corvinilor ©
Castelul Corvinilor
Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia
Big Square (Piata Mare) ©
Big Square (Piata Mare)

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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.
Explore Sighisoara's surroundings by going to Petry Museum and Workshop (in Targu Mures), Icelandic Horses Riding Ranch (in Izvoare) and Odorheiu Secuiesc (in Odorheiu Secuiesc). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center, view the masterpieces at The Spoonman, examine the collection at Art & Crafts, and make a trip to Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sighisoara route builder tool.

You can drive from Sibiu to Sighisoara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Sighisoara can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can drive to Brasov.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Petry Museum and Workshop, Icelandic Horses Riding Ranch, Butterfly House Praid, Odorheiu Secuiesc
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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Clock Tower ©
Sighisoara Clock Tower

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Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brasov: Sinaia (Stancile Franz Joseph & Peles Castle), Bran (Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) & Horror House Bran) and Crucea Caraiman (in Busteni). On the 15th (Sat), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Moldoveanu Peak. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Tampa, explore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel, stop by Barrique M, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Church (Biserica Neagra).

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Brasov route planner.

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 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Brasov

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sinaia, Bran, Rasnov Citadel, Crucea Caraiman, Moldoveanu Peak
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Moldoveanu Peak ©
Moldoveanu Peak
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle

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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.
Bucharest is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, don't miss a visit to Stavropoleos Monastery, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bucharest trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Brasov to Bucharest takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Museums
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Walking tours

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