21 days in Transylvania Itinerary

21 days in Transylvania Itinerary

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Fly to Transilvania Târgu Mureş International Airport, Drive to Sighisoara
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Sighisoara
— 2 nights
Drive
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Brasov
— 4 nights
Drive
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Sibiu
— 4 nights
Drive
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Hunedoara
— 2 nights
Drive
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Timisoara
— 3 nights
Drive
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Cluj-Napoca
— 5 nights
Fly

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Sighisoara

As a World Heritage Site, Sighisoara is visited mostly for its fortified Old Town surrounded entirely by city walls.
On the 22nd (Sun), get to know the fascinating history of Sighisoara Historic Center. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Torture Museum, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Pivnita lui Teo - Teo's Cellar, then view the masterpieces at Art & Crafts, then don't miss a visit to Sighisoara Clock Tower, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church on the Hill.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Sighisoara itinerary app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Sighisoara is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Tel Aviv in January, things will get cooler in Sighisoara: highs are around 1°C and lows about -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Brasov.

Things to do in Sighisoara

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping
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Art & Crafts ©
Art Gallery
Art & Crafts
4.8

4
nights
Brasov

With the dramatic Carpathian Mountains as backdrop, Brasov is the largest city in a region of mountain resorts.
Kids will enjoy Poiana Brasov and Black Church (Biserica Neagra). Explore Brasov's surroundings by going to Libearty Bear Sanctuary Zarnesti (in Zarnesti) and Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle) (in Bran). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Council Square, appreciate the extensive heritage of Rope Street - Strada Sforii, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and ponder the world of politics at Casa Sfatalui (City Hall).

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Brasov trip builder.

Traveling by car from Sighisoara to Brasov takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Sibiu.

Things to do in Brasov

Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 24 — 28:
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Poiana Brasov ©
Must see
Poiana Brasov
4.1
Parc Aventura Brasov ©
Theme Park
Parc Aventura Brasov
4.6
Rasnov Citadel ©
Castle
Rasnov Citadel
3.6

4
nights
Sibiu

Red Town

Reminiscent of the height of the bourgeoisie and retaining much of its medieval architecture, Sibiu is Romania's cultural gem.
Kids will enjoy Big Square (Piata Mare) and Lutheran Evangelical Cathedral & Tower. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sibiu: Alba Iulia (St Michael's Roman Catholic Cathedral & Citadel of Alba Iulia). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at ASTRA Museum, snap pictures at Bridge of Lies, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Biserica Evanghelică Fortificată, and identify plant and animal life at Expo Reptile Vii.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Sibiu planner.

You can drive from Brasov to Sibiu in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Sibiu are 2°C, while nighttime lows are -8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Hunedoara.

Things to do in Sibiu

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 28 — Feb 1:
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Citadel of Alba Iulia ©
Historic Walking Area
Citadel of Alba Iulia
4.8
ASTRA Museum ©
Specialty Museum
ASTRA Museum
4.5

2
nights
Hunedoara

On the 2nd (Thu), contemplate the long history of Colt Citadel, explore the historical opulence of Castelul Corvinilor, and then identify plant and animal life at Arboretumul Simeria.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Hunedoara trip planner.

Drive from Sibiu to Hunedoara in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Sibiu in February since evenings lows in Hunedoara dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Timisoara.

Things to do in Hunedoara

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 1 — 3:
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Colt Citadel ©
Historic Site
Colt Citadel
4.7
Arboretumul Simeria ©
Wildlife Area
Arboretumul Simeria
4.0

3
nights
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. Attractions like Piata Victoriei and Memorialul Revolutiei make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Timisoara Orthodox Cathedral, admire the natural beauty at Parcul Rozelor, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parohia Reformată Timișoara, and explore the world behind art at Muzeul de Arta.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Timisoara trip tool.

Getting from Hunedoara to Timisoara by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In February, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cluj-Napoca.

Things to do in Timisoara

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Feb 3 — 6:
Highlights from your trip
Parcul Rozelor ©
Garden
Parcul Rozelor
4.3
Piata Victoriei ©
Landmark
Piata Victoriei
4.4
Unirii Square ©
Landmark
Unirii Square
4.5

5
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Cluj-Napoca

Treasure City

The multicultural Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historic region of Transylvania.
Get out of town with these interesting Cluj-Napoca side-trips: Salina Turda (in Turda) and Porolissum (in Zalau). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the history behind King Matthias Corvin Statue, gain insight at Babes Bolyai University, look for all kinds of wild species at Cheile Turzii - Turda Gorge, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Church.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Cluj-Napoca using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Timisoara to Cluj-Napoca takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. February in Cluj-Napoca sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cluj-Napoca

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 6 — 11:
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