7 days in Romania Itinerary

7 days in Romania Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Paris
+2
Fly + Foot + Shuttle:  8 h 30 min
1
Brasov
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Sighisoara
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Bucharest
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Paris

3
nights
Brasov

Brasov ©
With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Head to Coresi Shopping Mall and La Cabane Aux Imagesfor plenty of shopping. Explore Brasov's surroundings by going to Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran), Peles Castle (in Sinaia) and Zarnesti (Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti & La Prapastii Zarnesti). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Black Church (Biserica Neagra), take in the awesome beauty at Pyramids of Sona, stop by Autentic - Romanian Handmade, and step into the grandiose world of Rasnov Citadel.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Brasov travel route website.

Paris, France to Brasov is an approximately 9- hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Paris to Brasov. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Sighisoara.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Zarnesti, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle), La Cabane Aux Images, Peles Castle, Pyramids of Sona
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Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti ©
Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti
La Prapastii Zarnesti ©
La Prapastii Zarnesti
Coresi Shopping Mall ©
Coresi Shopping Mall

1
night
Sighisoara

Sighisoara ©
As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
On the 14th (Wed), make a trip to Sighisoara Clock Tower, view the masterpieces at The Spoonman, take in the exciting artwork at Art & Crafts, then take in the views from Scara Acoperita-Covered Stairway, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Synagogue Sighisoara, and finally identify plant and animal life at Breite Ancient Oak Tree Reserve.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Sighisoara trip planner.

Traveling by car from Brasov to Sighisoara takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bucharest.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Wildlife Parks Shopping
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Art & Crafts ©
Art & Crafts
The Spoonman ©
The Spoonman
Sighisoara Clock Tower ©
Sighisoara Clock Tower

2
nights
Bucharest

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Urban Collectors, ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, then shop like a local with Artfooly, The Slice of Art Gallery, then buy something for everyone on your list at AFI Cotroceni, and finally admire the masterpieces at Muzeul Micul Paris. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Old Town, admire the striking features of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", then stop by Humanitas bookstore, then take in the exciting artwork at Rotenberg-Uzunov, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Stavropoleos Monastery.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Bucharest trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sighisoara to Bucharest in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Bucharest sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament
AFI Cotroceni
AFI Cotroceni
Urban Collectors ©
Urban Collectors

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