A country of contrasts, there’s a huge area of Romania that is sparsely populated thanks to the rocky terrain of the Carpathian Mountains and the surrounding forests. Meanwhile, the bustling city of Bucharest is a hive of energy and lots of fun. The centre may be contemporary, but explore hidden corners and you’ll be rewarded with unexpected art nouveau villas and pretty orthodox churches.
The landscape is dotted with stone monasteries and Transylvania boasts a glut of atmospheric gothic castles perched on dramatic rocky outcrops. Bran Castle is of course linked to Bram Stoker’s fictional Count Dracula but there are plenty of others to admire and explore. Wander through the cobbled streets in the medieval towns and sample the many cafes and bars or immerse yourself in tradition by visiting the folk museums.
To the South, Europe’s second longest river, the Danube, has a delta that provides a home for hundreds of species of birds and fish. Fishing, boating and bird-watching are all popular pastimes and there are endless opportunities for walking across all terrains.
In Summer the beach resorts attract swimmers, sun worshippers and party-goers. Peace seekers need not apply.Our Top Romania Tours
Spectacular scenery and driving, make this one of the most exciting roads in Europe. Sit back and enjoy the views and leave the technical stuff to your driver-guide.
Even more impressive than their images portray, do not miss a private tour of the Bucovina painted monasteries, simply charming.
So many beautiful old towns, we will make sure you stay in some delightful places so you can enjoy these treasures.
A warm welcome awaits you, as you share a moment in the lives of some Romanian locals whilst out and about on your travels.
Enjoy a day exploring picturesque villages full of local traditions, crafts and culture.
Romania is home to many remarkable castles and fortresses, not just the iconic 'Dracula' Bran Castle! Try Hunyadi, Peles or Poenari Castles and many more...
These fascinating settlements from the middle ages are UNESCO World Heritage sites and wonderful to wander around, like Viscri or Biertan. Make sure to include some on your private tour of Romania!
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JUST TO LET YOU KNOW WE HAD A GREAT HOLIDAY
Hi Phil Just to let you know we had a great holiday. All the guides were excellent very knowledgeable and friendly. The hotels were very good and all in convenient positions. Overall had a great time and hope to use Baltic Holidays again. Thank Sally for her help. With Thanks.
J. PRIESTLEY, ROMANIA & THE BALTIC STATES, OCTOBER 2016
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