Cluj Napoca is one of the most important cities in Transylvania and a destination not to be missed. Cluj-Napoca invites you to discover the medieval atmosphere of its streets and the buildings’ architectural beauty. Being an important multicultural university centre, the city impresses through the variety and multitude of its cultural events.
Places to visit
Cluj-Napoca and Surroundings
Enjoy the exciting activities that the city of Cluj-Napoca offers to its tourists. Swim in the Olympic Pool or play paintball in a specially arranged park.
Choose a unique experience offered by the Astronomical Observatory of Cluj, where you can feel closer to the stars.
If you visit Cluj in the winter, have fun at the ice ring or ski on Ski Arena (Feleacul) slope, located 13 kilometres from the city.
Known as the unofficial capital of Romanian cinematography, Cluj hosts the annual Transylvania International Film Festival (TIFF). Join the marathon of films from all over the world and watch premieres of valuable productions.
Schedule a couple of hours to visit Bánffy Castle, located 30km from Cluj-Napoca, in the village of Bonţida. Called the Versailles of Transylvania, the castle is one of the main Baroque attractions in Transylvania and Romania. Relax at the cafe located inside the castle, where Prince Charles of Great Britain drinks his tea every time he visits Romania. Here you will find out about the historical relations between the Bánffy family and British Royal family.
Romania offers a wide range of accommodation opportunities, as diverse as the country itself. From luxurious 5* hotels to inexpensive hostels, from traditional pensions to modern apartments, here you can find something to suit every style and budget.
Nightlife in Romania is something that you definitely have to experience during your stay here. As the sun goes down, … no, it’s not Dracula coming to life, but the cities seem more alive than ever. You don't want to miss all the fun after dark!
On any given day (and night), in Romania you will find thousands of lively bars to choose from, which include in their drinks lists everything from classy cocktails or sophisticated coffees to ice cold beer or elegant wines.
No matter what is it that you are looking for, you’ll find a specialized shop where you can buy it from. From large malls to small boutiques, the Romanian shopping options are diverse in both product range and appearance.
If you want to move from one place to another, Romania offers many possibilities and options to choose from. The numerous companies providing transportation services will ensure high quality services at affordable rates.
Romania provides numerous possibilities for sports and outdoor activities throughout the year. If you like to move and fill up with adrenaline, browse this category in order to find the most suitable activity for you.