Historic Centre of Sighișoara

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  • Old historic center of town built in the 12th century be Saxon colonists
  • Known for its medieval Gothic architecture
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 

Danube Delta

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  • Best preserved river delta on the continent
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site

 

Transfăgărășan

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  • Paved mountain road built in 1974

 

Alba Iulia

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  • Since the High Middle Ages, the city has been the seat of Transylvania’s Roman Catholic diocese
  • The ruins of the first church of Transylvania were discovered in 2011

 

Transalpina (DN67C)

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  • One of the highest roads of the Carpathian Mountains, at 7,037 ft above sea level

 

Moldovița Monastery

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  • Romanian Orthodox monastery in the commune of Vatra Moldoviței
  • Built in 1532, who was Stephen III of Moldavia’s illegitimate son
  • Founded as a protective barrier against the Muslim Ottoman conquerors from the East

Parc Aventura Brasov

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  • Park in the Transylvanian forest that offers zip-lines that go over Noua’s Lake

 


 

Costs

all flights $1,703

food $16/day x 9 days = $144

hotel $25/day x 8 days = $200

tickets (all attractions) $13

TOTAL for whole itinerary $2,060