Transylvania is the heart of Romania, Dracula's land, situated within the Carpathians’ arch. This touristic region captivates through the diversity of its landscape and the Saxon, Romanian and Hungarian cultural confluences.
Top 10 Attractions in Transylvania
Things to do
Explore Transylvania’s wild lands on the Bucegi and Parâng’s mountain trails. For extra adrenaline you can try mountain sports such as: bungee jumping on the Transfăgărăşan, at Vidraru, paragliding at Bâlea, mountain climbing and enduro motorcycle tours. Do not forget about horse riding, mountain biking and ATV rides. For history enthusiasts, Tărtăria is where the oldest written message of the human kind was found, the plates dating 5500 years BC being exposed for visiting.
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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.