5 days in Romania: hidden gems

Explore the hidden gems of Romania over 5 days, discovering stunning landscapes, medieval castles, charming villages, and fascinating cultural sites.

Day 1

Corvin Castle

A magnificent Gothic-Renaissance castle, one of the largest in Europe.

Day 2

Densus Church

One of the oldest churches in Romania, dating back to the 7th century.

Day 3

Turda Salt Mine

An underground wonder, transformed into a modern tourist attraction.

Rimetea Village

A picturesque village known for its white houses and stunning mountain backdrop.

Day 4

Sighisoara Citadel

A UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the best-preserved medieval citadels in Europe.

Biertan Fortified Church

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this church is one of the largest and most impressive fortified churches in Transylvania.

Day 5

Viscri Village

A charming Saxon village with a beautifully preserved fortified church.

Rupea Fortress

A striking hilltop fortress with panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.

Day 6

Balea Lake

A stunning glacial lake located in the Făgăraș Mountains, accessible via the scenic Transfăgărășan Road.

Poenari Castle

A historic fortress associated with Vlad the Impaler, perched high on a cliff.

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