Romanian Orthodox Tour
Day 1 Bucharest - Targu Neamt - Oglinzi - dinner
Arrival at Bucharest International Airport.
Departure to Targu Neamt-Oglinzi.
Arrival nearby Targu Neamt, at Oglinzi.
Check in hotel.
Day 2 Oglinzi - Targu Neamt - Suceava - Sucevita - Voronet - breakfast, dinner
Visit of Neamt Medieval citadel.
Departure to Suceava, former Medieval Capital of Moldova Province, between 1388 and 1564. Panoramic city tour of Suceava: Equestrian Statue of Stefan cel Mare, Saint George Church. Departure to Sucevita. On the way, short stop to visit the village of Marginea, famous Romanian ceramic centre. Arrival Sucevita. Visit of the Monastery, UNESCO Patrimony.
Departure for Voronet.
Arrival in Voronet.
Accommodation in Voronet
Day 3 Voronet - Humor - Moldovita - Borgo Pass - Reghin - Targu Mures - breakfast, dinner
Visit of Voronet Monastery, UNESCO Patrimony, famous for the „Last Supper” painting as well as for its unique „Voronet Blue”. It is considered as „Sixteen Chapel of the East”.
Departure for Humor. Visit of the Monastery, UNESCO Patrimony.
Departure for Moldovita. Visit of the Monastery, also UNESCO Patrimony.
Departure for Bistrita region, through the Borgo Pass, place where Bram Stoker placed the history of his “Dracula” novel.
Stop at “Dracula” Hotel.
Departure for Reghin, “Romanian Violin Industry Capital”.
Visit of a Violin factory.
Departure for Targu Mures.
Accommodation in Targu Mures.
Day 4 Targu Mures - Alba Iulia - Sibiu - breakfast, dinner
Departure to Turda.
Visit of Turda Salt Mine, impressive renovated old salt mine. Departure to Alba Iulia. city tour of Alba Iulia, considered to be Romania’s Union Capital. Departure to Sibiu. Astra Museum visit in Sibiu, one of the richest ethnographical museums on Earth!
Accommodation in Sibiu
Day 5 Sibiu - Biertan - Sighisoara - breakfast, dinner
Walking city tour of Sibiu, European Cultural Capital in 2007: Large Square, Small Square, Catholic Cathedral, The Lutheran Cathedral of Saint Mary, Orthodox Cathedral, Liar’s Bridge.
Departure for Biertan, the most impressive fortified church in Transylvania, former headquarter of Transylvanian Evangelical Church, for almost three centuries. Departure for Sighisoara, the jewel of Transylvania. Visit of Sighisoara Medieval Citadel, the only citadel in Europe entirely inhabited. Medieval walking city tour: Clock Tower (the best preserved monument) and the City Museum, Vlad Dracul House, Stag House, Venetian House, Stairs House, Catholic Cathedral on the top of the hill (the third largest Catholic Cathedral in Romania after The Black Church in Brasov and Saint Michael’s Cathedral in Cluj-Napoca).
Accommodation in Sighisoara.
Day 6 Sighisoara - Brasov - Bran/Moeciu - breakfast, dinner
Departure for Brasov.
Medieval city walking tour: City Hall Square, Black Church.
Departure for Bran.
Visit of the famous Bran Castle, connected to Dracula legend.
Accommodation in Bran/Moeciu.
Day 7 Bran/Moeciu - Sinaia - Bucharest - breakfast
Departure for Sinaia.
visit of Peles Castle, former Romanian Royale Family summer residence.
Departure for Bucharest
Visit of Parliament Palace, the second largest building on Earth, after the Pentagon in USA, actually the first civil building on Earth (The Pentagon is a military building).
Continue with panoramic tour of Bucharest
Accommodation in Bucharest
Day 8 Bucharest - flight back home - breakfast
Transfer at Bucharest International Airport.
Flight back home