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Highlights of Romania - Explore!
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8 days

Highlights of Romania

From Bucharest to Cluj-Napoca
Tour Operator:
Explore!
Max group size:
18
Age range:
14 to 85
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
124828
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US $1,340
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Itinerary

Start in Bucharest and end in Cluj-Napoca! With the discovery tour Highlights of Romania, you have a 8 day tour package taking you through Bucharest, Romania and 6 other destinations in Romania. Highlights of Romania includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join trip in Bucharest
    Start point Hotel Minerva, Hotel reception, Strada General Gheorghe Manu nr 2-4, București 010445, Romania 18:00
  2. Day 2: Walking tour of Bucharest; chance to visit the Palace of Parliament
  3. Day 3: Discover Peles and Bran Castles and stay in rural Transylvania
  4. Day 4: Visit the Libearty Sanctuary, Brasov and the Saxon village of Viscri
  5. Day 5: Explore Sighisoara and Alba Iulia Citadel; arrive in the Apuseni Natural Park
  6. Day 6: Free day in Apuseni Natural Park to relax, hike or bike
  7. Day 7: Walking tour of Cluj-Napoca; option to visit the Botanical Gardens
  8. Day 8: Trip ends in Cluj-Napoca
    End point Hotel Panorama Business Inn, Hotel reception, Strada Tăietura Turcului 58, Cluj-Napoca 400000, Romania 09:00
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Customer Reviews

  • Overall Rating
    Excellent
    4.5
  • Itinerary
    Excellent
    4.7
  • Guide
    Excellent
    5.0
  • Transport
    Excellent
    4.8
  • Accommodation
    Good
    3.9
  • Food
    Excellent
    4.5
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  • A
    · December 23, 2019
    This is a fast paced trip and visits allot of the country in a short time. I wouldn’t change the itinerary though as it let’s you see more than you would be able if travelling yourselves.
    Trip date: May 2019
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  • A
    · December 23, 2019
    Regarding the flights. There was insufficient time to connect in Frankfurt and due to the distance from drop off to gate and huge queues at immigration we missed our connection on the outoing flight. On the return journey the distances were less and we... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
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  • A
    · December 23, 2019
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    Trip date: September 2019
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  • T
    · September 26, 2019
    We saw a lot of Romania in a relatively short time with the Danube delta cruise a relaxing and unmissable highlight. The itinerary was varied and included 4 walks of half a day or less with alternatives if you didn’t want to walk. Everything was... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • M
    · September 12, 2019
    If you have only one week available, this tour is an excellent introduction to the fascinating country of Romania.
    Trip date: September 2019
  • A
    · May 17, 2019
    Romania is an undiscovered gem and this trip is a great introduction with a varied and interesting programme, which wets the appetite for further visits. The standard of the tour leader and driver was some of highest I have experienced, it was also a... Show more
    Trip date: September 2018
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  • A
    · May 17, 2019
    Thanks for another well run trip, the fifth time I’ve travelled with Explore & definitely not the last. The entire trip was well run & Tudor, his trainees & the driver are a credit to the brand Explore! Please pass on my thanks to him & the team. :-)
    Trip date: May 2018
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  • A
    · May 17, 2019
    For a first run, this trip went very well. Thanks to Tudor, Dan the driver and the two trainees. Nice to see Charlotte and Tim too!
    Trip date: May 2018
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  • A
    · May 17, 2019
    The tour guide Razman Moldovan was excellent , and catered for us perfectly , overall I thoroughly enjoyed my trip
    Trip date: June 2018
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  • A
    · May 17, 2019
    Enjoyable and interesting trip which has changed my perceptions positively of Romania and the people
    Trip date: June 2018
    Review collected by Explore!

Dates & Availability

8 days
Highlights of Romania
From Bucharest to Cluj-Napoca
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Good to Know

  • About the country

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    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Romania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Romania. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Romania. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Romania. Ideally 2 months before travel.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before 29 July 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 29 July 2020, a minimum payment of 30% is required to confirm your booking with Explore!. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and Explore! will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
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