Romania round the clock tour in 15 days
Complete tour of Romania
- Itinerary: Bucharest - Brasov - Sighisoara - Piatra Neamt - Gura Humorului - Bistrita - Sighetu Marmatiei - Cluj - Alba Iulia - Deva - Sibiu - Bucharest.
- Tour type: individual or small group by car/ minibus
- Accommodation: 3* hotels in the city center with breakfast
- Duration: 14 nights/15 days
- Language: English speaking guide (other languages available with an additional fee).
Arrival at airport Otopeni. Meeting with the guide. Transfer airport/hotel centrally located. Overnight in Bucharest.
Breakfast. Sightseeing tour of Bucharest including the visit to Parliament House (2nd largest building in the world after Pentagon), The Village Museum, the Old Royal Court and walking tour in the Old pedestrian Town. Transfer to hotel. Overnight in Bucharest.
Breakfast. Around 08:00 departure to Sinaia, former Royal family mountain resort through Prahova Valley. Stop in Sinaia to visit the impressive Peles Castle and Sinaia Monastery. Departure to Bran Castle, also known as Dracula's Castle, located on the border between Transylvania and Wallachia owes its fame to its imposing towers, narrow corridors in a mysterious labyrinth as well as to the legend created by Bram Stoker about Vlad The Impaler - Count Dracula. After Bran Castle trip continues to Brasov, medieval city in the heart of Romania, known as Kronstadt in German language, amazing mountain resort in Transylvania where you can visit: the old historical center with Gothic, Baroque and Renaissance architecture very well preserved, great food and beautiful scenery. Overnight in Brasov.
Breakfast. In the morning pedestrian sightseeing tour of Brasov including visit of the Black Church, the landmark of the town. Departure to Sighisoara with stop to visit Viscri Village and its Saxon fortress which recently became famous due to Prince Charles who set one of his favorite's residences here. Trip continues to Biertan, one of the first and most important Saxon villages and fortified churches in Transylvania. Arrival at Sighisoara, the very well preserved medieval citadel in Europe. Overnight in Sighisoara.
Breakfast. In the morning pedestrian sightseeing tour of the old city of Sighisoara, certified first in 1191 and built on a Roman fort. Here you will discover the Clock Tower, Weapons Museum - next to Vlad the Impaler's birth place, Covered Staircase, the Evangelic Church on the Hill. Trip continues to Piatra Neamt through mountains and splendid landscape. Overnight at Piatra Neamt.
Breakfast. Around 08:30 visit to admirable monasteries of Moldova: Neamt, Secu, Agapia, Varatec. If time allows visit of the Neamt Fortress. Overnight at Gura Humorului in Bucovina.
Breakfast. At 09:00 departure to visit the most impressive painted Bucovina monasteries: Moldovita, Sucevita, Arbore, Humor and Voronet. If time allows you can visit also Patrauti and Suceava monasteries. Overnight in Gura Humorului.
Breakfast. At about 09:00 departure to Bistrita with stop on Tihuta Pass, famous from Bram Stoker's novel Dracula where was called "Borgo Pass", the gateway to the realm of Count Dracula. Overnight in Bistrita.
Breakfast. At 08:30 departure to Izei Valley to visit the most superb wooden churches UNESCO heritage: Barsana, Rozvalea, Ieud Deal, Poienile Izei and Budesti. Overnight in Sighetu Marmatiei.
Breakfast. In the morning visit of the Merry Cemetery in Sapanta, famous for its colorful tombstones with naive paintings describing in an original and poetic manner. Trip continues through Baia Mare town and then stop in Cluj Napoca, the second most populated city in Romania after Bucharest. Overnight in Cluj Napoca.
Breakfast. In the morning, pedestrian sightseeing tour of Cluj Napoca (known as Klausenburg), the capital of Transylvania including historical buildings from the Roman area combined with German and Hungarian cultural influences. Trips continues with Alba Iulia town, one of the oldest in Romania known in ancient time as Apulum. Visit of the impressive Alba Carolina citadel. Trip continues to Deva also historical town, famous for gymnastics school which pushed onto podium some of the greatest gymnasts in the world like Nadia Comaneci. Overnight in Deva.
Breakfast. Sightseeing Deva including The Fortress build on the top of the hill and overlooking the town. Departure to Hunedoara to visit Corvin Castle, a Gothic - Renaissance castle with an amazing history and legends. Trip continues to Sibiel village, located in an UNESCO protected area for the traditions and customs kept here for centuries by the locals. Visit of the Museum of Icons on glass. Arrival in Sibiu, the capital of Culture in Europa in 2007. Overnight in Sibiu.
Breakfast. Sightseeing including pedestrian old area with well-preserved medieval buildings. Time at leisure. Overnight in Sibiu.
Breakfast. Departure to Bucharest through Olt Valley where you will admire a spectacular landscape (ab.4 hours). Transfer to the hotel. Overnight in Bucharest.
Breakfast. Transfer hotel/airport for returning flight. End of the program.