6 days in Central Romania Itinerary

6 days in Central Romania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Brasov
— 3 nights
2
Sighisoara
— 1 night
3
Sibiu
— 1 night

3
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Change things up with a short trip to Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) in Bran (about 40 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel, see the interesting displays at Casa Muresenilor, fly down the slopes at Poiana Brasov, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tampa.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Brasov online trip maker.

Bucharest to Brasov is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to drive to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Poiana Brasov, Rasnov Citadel
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Council Square ©
Council Square
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Rasnov Citadel ©
Rasnov Citadel

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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 1st (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Church on the Hill, make a trip to Sighisoara Clock Tower, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Sighisoara Historic Center.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sighisoara tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Brasov to Sighisoara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January in Sighisoara, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Sibiu.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites
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Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Historic Center
Sighisoara Clock Tower ©
Sighisoara Clock Tower
Church on the Hill ©
Church on the Hill

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night
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Expo Reptile Vii, make a trip to Big Square (Piata Mare), and then examine the collection at ASTRA Museum. Keep things going the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council), don't miss a visit to Bridge of Lies, don't miss a visit to Piata Mica, examine the collection at Brukenthal National Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower, and finally admire the striking features of Orthodox Cathedral Holy Trinity.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Sibiu online route planner.

Getting from Sighisoara to Sibiu by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In January in Sibiu, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sibiu

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