12 days in Romania Itinerary

12 days in Romania Itinerary

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Fly to Cluj-Napoca International Airport, Drive to Turda
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Turda — 1 night

Turda is a city and Municipality in Cluj County, Romania, situated on the Arieş River.HistoryAncient timesThere is evidence of human settlement in the area dating to the Middle Paleolithic, some 60,000 years ago. On the 15th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Muzeul de Istorie Turda and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Salina Turda.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Turda trip maker tool.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Turda is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Jeddah to Turda, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Jeddah in September: high temperatures in Turda hover around 26°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Brasov.
Museums · Childrens Museums · Spas
Find places to stay Sep 14 — 15:

Brasov — 3 nights

With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) and Peles Castle. Visiting Muntele Tampa and Cabana Babele will get you outdoors. Change things up with a short trip to Museum Medieval Bran in Bran (about 34 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Brasov Historical Center, look for gifts at Drink Story Liquor Store, contemplate the long history of Turnul Alb, and step into the grandiose world of Rasnov Citadel.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Brasov attractions planner.

You can drive from Turda to Brasov in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tulcea.
Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature
Side Trips
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Tulcea — 2 nights

Tulcea is a city in Dobrogea, Romania. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Celic Dere Monastery and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cocoș Romanian Orthodox Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Tue): see the interesting displays at The Danube Delta Museum and then don't miss a visit to Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Tulcea online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Brasov to Tulcea by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Constanta.
Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums · Parks
Side Trips
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Constanta — 2 nights

Constanta is a relaxed seaside town on the coast of the Black Sea.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Marine Explorers Dive Center and then get lost in a book at Plaja de Carte. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mina Orthodox Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at H2O Beach, and then kick back and relax at Plaja Mamaia.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Constanta trip planner.

Getting from Tulcea to Constanta by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Bucharest.
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
Side Trip
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Bucharest — 3 nights

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Let the collections at Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti" and Muzeul Karanului Roman capture your imagination. Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Romania Motorcycle Tours. Next up on the itinerary: ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, and steep yourself in history at Stavropoleos Monastery.

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Drive from Constanta to Bucharest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Bucharest when traveling from Constanta in September, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly back home.
Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Museums
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Romania travel guide

Castles · Historic Walking Areas · Government Buildings
An image of ancient architecture contrasted against a backdrop of vivdly green landscape represents the country of Romania, which features a diversity of landscape that has been largely undeveloped. With numerous mountain, valley, and lakeside resorts, an abundance of activities await outdoor enthusiasts. The other side of Romanian tourism is its impressive collection of ancient ruins, prehistoric fortresses, and medieval castles. Many of these date back to prehistoric times, the Ottoman Empire, and Austro-Hungarian rule, the influences of which are still apparent in preserved details. Tourism in Romania is not as prevalent as other countries, which this makes the travel experience here feel more authentic and awe-inspiring. Check out this simple but captivating country and discover its natural and historic beauty.