9 days in Romania Itinerary

9 days in Romania Itinerary

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Cluj-Napoca
— 1 night
2
Curtea de Arges
— 1 night
3
Brasov
— 2 nights
4
Constanta
— 1 night
5
Tulcea
— 1 night
6
Bucharest
— 2 nights

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Cluj-Napoca

Cluj-Napoca ©
The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Michael's Church and then appreciate the history behind Avram Iancu Monument.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cluj-Napoca trip maker.

Dublin, Ireland to Cluj-Napoca is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Dublin in August, with highs in Cluj-Napoca at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Curtea de Arges.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

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Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge ©
Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church
Reformed Church of Cluj-Napoca ©
Reformed Church of Cluj-Napoca

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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 6th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mănăstirea Curtea de Argeș, thenadmire the engineering at Vidraru Dam, and then take a memorable drive along Transfagarasan Highway.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Curtea de Arges trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Cluj-Napoca to Curtea de Arges takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August in Curtea de Arges, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Brasov.

Things to do in Curtea de Arges

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Transfagarasan Highway ©
Transfagarasan Highway
Mănăstirea Curtea de Argeș ©
Mănăstirea Curtea de Argeș
Vidraru Dam ©
Vidraru Dam

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Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tampa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Church (Biserica Neagra), thendon't miss a visit to Council Square, thenexplore the historical opulence of Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), and finally step into the grandiose world of Rasnov Citadel. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Predeal Ski Area and then explore the historical opulence of Peles Castle.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Brasov trip app.

Traveling by car from Curtea de Arges to Brasov takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Constanta.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Historic Sites Winter Sports

Side Trips

Predeal Ski Area, Rasnov Citadel, Peles Castle, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
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Peles Castle ©
Peles Castle
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) ©
Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)
Rasnov Citadel ©
Rasnov Citadel

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Constanta

Constanta ©
Constanta is a relaxed seaside town on the coast of the Black Sea.
On the 9th (Thu), kick back and relax at Mamaia Beach, thenexplore the ancient world of Cetatea Capidava, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Constanta Beach.

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

Drive from Brasov to Constanta in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tulcea.

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Constanta Beach ©
Constanta Beach
Cetatea Capidava ©
Cetatea Capidava
Mamaia Beach ©
Mamaia Beach

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Tulcea

Tulcea ©
Tulcea is a city in Dobrogea, Romania. On the 10th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve, thenmake a trip to Monumentul Independentei, and then see the interesting displays at The Danube Delta Museum.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Tulcea itinerary builder.

You can drive from Constanta to Tulcea in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Tulcea are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Tulcea

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Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve ©
Danube Delta Biosphere Reserve
The Danube Delta Museum ©
The Danube Delta Museum
Monumentul Independentei ©
Monumentul Independentei

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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.
On the 11th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman), admire the striking features of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", thenstroll around Herăstrău Park, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, thencontemplate the long history of Stavropoleos Monastery, and then get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Bucharest tour itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Tulcea to Bucharest takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Bucharest, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
Stavropoleos Monastery ©
Stavropoleos Monastery
Old Town ©
Old Town

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