60 days in Romania Itinerary

60 days in Romania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Romania trip planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

60 days in Romania Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Sibiu
— 5 nights
Drive:  45 min
2
Sebes
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Brasov
— 6 nights
Drive:  45 min
4
Bran
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
5
Sinaia
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
6
Bucharest
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
7
Tulcea
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Constanta
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
9
Oradea
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
10
Timisoara
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
11
Iasi
— 5 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
12
Cluj-Napoca
— 5 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Newark

5
nights
Sibiu

Sibiu ©
Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Transfagarasan Highway and Citadel of Alba Iulia. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sibiu: Castelul Corvinilor (in Hunedoara), Catedrala Reintregirii Neamului (Coronation Cathedral) (in Alba Iulia) and Cozia Monastery (in Caciulata). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Torre do Relogio, wander the streets of Old Town, steep yourself in history at The Fortified Church of Biertan, and examine the collection at ASTRA Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Sibiu day trip tool .

Newark, USA to Sibiu is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Sibiu. Traveling from Newark in September, expect Sibiu to be little chillier, temps between 73°F and 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sebes.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sighisoara, Alba Iulia, The Fortified Church of Biertan, Castelul Corvinilor, Transfagarasan Highway
Find places to stay Sep 27 — Oct 2:
Highlights from your plan
Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Citadel of Alba Iulia

4
nights
Sebes

Sebes ©
Sebeș is a city in Alba County, central Romania, southern Transylvania.GeographyThe city lies in the Mureș River valley and it straddles the river Sebeș. Step off the beaten path and head to Sarmizegetusa Regia and Castelul Gabriel Bethlen. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sebes: Geoagiu Bai (Termele Romane (Roman Baths) & Clocota Waterfalls), Cinciș (in Teliucu Inferior) and Hateg-Slivut Bison Reserve (in Hateg). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The Gold Museum, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Varful Parangul Mic, explore the historical opulence of Fortress Câlnic, and Head underground at Pestera Bolii.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Sebes vacation builder app .

You can drive from Sibiu to Sebes in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 62°F in October, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Brasov.

Things to do in Sebes

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Petrosani, Geoagiu Bai, Cinciș, Castelul Gabriel Bethlen, Fortress Câlnic
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Cinciș ©
Cinciș
Sarmizegetusa Regia ©
Sarmizegetusa Regia
Castelul Gabriel Bethlen ©
Castelul Gabriel Bethlen

6
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Explore hidden gems such as Mount Tampa and Canionul Șapte Scări. Get out of town with these interesting Brasov side-trips: Saint Anna Lake (in Baile Tusnad), Viscri Fortified Church (in Viscri) and Darjiu Fortified Church (in Darjiu). There's much more to do: get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, steep yourself in history at Yekaterina's Gate, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Brasov road trip planner.

Drive from Sebes to Brasov in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bran.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Darjiu Fortified Church, Fagaras Fortress, Saint Anna Lake, Canionul Șapte Scări, Viscri Fortified Church
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Tampa ©
Mount Tampa
Canionul Șapte Scări ©
Canionul Șapte Scări
Peasant Fortified Church at Prejmer ©

4
nights
Bran

Bran ©
Bran is a commune in Brașov County, Romania. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Balea Glacier Lake and Dino Parc. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bran: Curtea de Arges (Vidraru Dam & Curtea de Arges Monastery), Dambovicioara Cave (in Dambovicioara) and Campulung (Biserica Sf. Nicolae & Jidova Roman Castrum). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), Head underground at Valea Cetatii Cave, identify plant and animal life at Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti, and explore the historical opulence of Rasnov Citadel.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Bran road trip planning site .

You can drive from Brasov to Bran in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Sinaia.

Things to do in Bran

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Rasnov, Campulung, Curtea de Arges, Dambovicioara Cave, Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Balea Glacier Lake ©
Balea Glacier Lake
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Curtea de Arges Monastery ©
Curtea de Arges Monastery

5
nights
Sinaia

Sinaia ©
Named after the monastery around which it was built, Sinaia is a mountain resort and popular holiday destination for Romanians and foreigners alike.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sinaia Monastery and Pelisor Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Sinaia: Bucegi Plateau (in Moroeni), Unirea Salt Mine (in Slanic) and Cheile Sohodolului (in Runcu). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Peles Castle, explore the galleries of Cantacuzino Castle, don't miss a visit to Crucea Caraiman, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bike Resort Sinaia.

Plan a Sinaia trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Bran to Sinaia takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Bucharest.

Things to do in Sinaia

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Busteni, Bucegi Plateau, Unirea Salt Mine, Cheile Sohodolului, Muzeul Viticulturii si Pomiculturii Golesti
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Bucegi Plateau ©
Bucegi Plateau
Sinaia Monastery ©
Sinaia Monastery
Pelisor Castle ©
Pelisor Castle

6
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Wine Tours & Tastings and Ceausescu Mansion. Step out of Bucharest to go to Mogosoaia and see Mogosoaia Palace, which is approximately 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament, walk around Tineretului Park, examine the collection at The Art Collections Museum, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bucharest trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by train from Sinaia to Bucharest takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Tulcea.

Things to do in Bucharest

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trip

Mogosoaia Palace
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Wine Tours & Tastings

5
nights
Tulcea

Tulcea ©
Tulcea is a city in Dobrogea, Romania. Step off the beaten path and head to Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve and Letea Forest. Explore Tulcea's surroundings by going to Sulina (Alter Leuchtturm Sulina, Sulina Mixed Cemetery, & more), Caraorman Forest (in Crisan) and Enisala Medieval Fortress (in Enisala). The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Danube Delta Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Geamia Ali-Gazi Pasa, explore the ancient world of Cetatea Halmyris, and admire the masterpieces at Muzeul de Etnografie Si Arta Populara - Tulcea / Ethnographic and Folk Art Museum - Tulcea.

Planning Tulcea trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can drive from Bucharest to Tulcea in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Tulcea can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can go by car to Constanta.

Things to do in Tulcea

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Sulina, Enisala Medieval Fortress, Cetatea Halmyris, Letea Forest, Geamia Ali-Gazi Pasa
Find places to stay Oct 27 — Nov 1:
Highlights from your plan
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve ©
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve
The Danube Delta Museum ©
The Danube Delta Museum
Caraorman Forest
Caraorman Forest

5
nights
Constanta

Constanta ©
Constanta is a relaxed seaside town on the coast of the Black Sea.
Step off the beaten path and head to Room Escape Games and Museum of National History and Archeology. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Constanta: Plaja de Carte (in Vama Veche) and Mangalia (Mangalia Stud Farm, Muzeul de Arheologie Callatis, & more). There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Tomis Harbor, enjoy the sand and surf at Shut Up Beach, stroll through Mamaia Beach, and make a trip to Venus.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Constanta planner .

Traveling by car from Tulcea to Constanta takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Constanta are 51°F, while nighttime lows are 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Oradea.

Things to do in Constanta

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Mangalia, Plaja de Carte
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Mamaia Beach ©
Mamaia Beach
Tomis Harbor ©
Tomis Harbor

4
nights
Oradea

Oradea ©
Oradea the capital city of Bihor County and Crișana region, is one of the important centers of economic, social and cultural development in the western part of Romania, retaining these characteristics throughout history. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Room Escape Games and Oradea Fortress. Get out of town with these interesting Oradea side-trips: Karolyi Castle (in Carei) and Ruins of Castle of Ardud (in Ardud). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Black Hawk (Vulturul Negru) Palace Arcade, walk around Ion C. Bratianu Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Moon Church (Biserica cu Luna), and get outside with Felixarium.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Oradea trip itinerary planning site .

You can fly from Constanta to Oradea in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Oradea can reach 52°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Timisoara.

Things to do in Oradea

Outdoors Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Baile Felix, Karolyi Castle, Ruins of Castle of Ardud
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Felixarium ©
Felixarium
Oradea Fortress ©
Oradea Fortress

4
nights
Timisoara

Timisoara ©
Timișoara is the capital city of Timiș County, and the main social, economic and cultural centre in western Romania.The third most populous city in the country, with 319,279 inhabitants as of the 2011 census, Timișoara is the informal capital city of the historical region of Banat. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral and Roses Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Timisoara: Malul Muresului (in Arad), Ghioroc Lake (in Ghioroc) and Nera Beusnita National Park (in Oravita). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Unirii Square, take an in-depth tour of Memorialul Revolutiei, explore the activities along Bega River, and stroll around Central Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Timisoara online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Oradea to Timisoara takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Timisoara are 53°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Iasi.

Things to do in Timisoara

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Malul Muresului, Nera Beusnita National Park, Ghioroc Lake
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Parcul Rozelor ©
Parcul Rozelor
Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral ©
Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral
Unirii Square ©
Unirii Square

5
nights
Iasi

Iasi ©
Iași is the largest city in eastern Romania and the seat of Iași County. Discover out-of-the-way places like Palace of Culture and Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs. Step out of Iasi with an excursion to Hadambu Monastery in Hadambu--about 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Botanic Garden, wander the streets of Iasi Historical Town, get engrossed in the history at Muzeul Universitatii Alexandru Ioan Cuza, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Golia Monastery.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Iasi journey builder site .

Traveling by flight from Timisoara to Iasi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Iasi are 49°F, while nighttime lows are 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cluj-Napoca.

Things to do in Iasi

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks

Side Trip

Hadambu Monastery
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Palace of Culture ©
Palace of Culture
Monastery of the Three Holy Hierarchs ©
Botanic Garden ©
Botanic Garden

5
nights
Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Botanical Garden and King Matthias Corvin Statue. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cluj-Napoca: Gradina Botanica Vasile Fati Jibou (in Jibou) and Targu Mures (Targu Mures Fortress & Palace of Culture). There's much more to do: walk around Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park, make a trip to Elian Palace, examine the collection at The Transylvania Museum of Etnografico, and explore the striking landscape at Cetatuia Hill.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Cluj-Napoca trip itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Iasi to Cluj-Napoca in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 49°F in November, and nighttime lows around 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Targu Mures, Gradina Botanica Vasile Fati Jibou
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Botanical Garden ©
Botanical Garden
Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park ©
Simion Bărnuțiu Central Park
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge

Similar Plans

21 days in Romania & Budapest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Sinaia BY A USER FROM ISRAEL October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Transylvania & Bucharest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Bucharest & Transylvania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Greece & Romania BY A USER FROM GREECE November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Bucharest BY A USER FROM ISRAEL September, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, romantic, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Bucharest BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Oradea BY A USER FROM HUNGARY October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Romania BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Bucharest & Brasov BY A USER FROM UKRAINE October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 6 days in Bucharest & Sibiu BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Bucharest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
See more plans