ROMANIA DRIVING TOUR
CARPATHIAN MOUNTAINS & TRANSYLVANIA DRIVE
ROMANIA 🇷🇴 ITINERARY
920 KM • 4 DRIVES • 5 NIGHTS
Are you ready for some nightmares? Amid the Romania's Carpathian Mountains you will visit Bran Castle from Bram Stroker's Dracula. But the real thrill on this spectacular driving tour — are the Romanian High Roads.
Start your ultimate Romania Driving Tour in Bucharest and get to drive the world-class roads: TransFagarasan and TransAlpina in the Carpathian Mountains. The BBC TV show Top Gear announced in 2008; they have found the world’s best driving road - the Stelvio Pass in Italy, until only a year later in 2009 when they discovered the TransFagarasan Highway in Romania. Steer trough the pristine landscapes of the Carpathian Mountains and Transylvania and discover the fast sweeping roads over rolling hills dotted with the most iconic Romania castles.
— DRIVING TOUR —
6 DAYS | 4 NIGHTS | 3 DRIVES
FOR 2 ADULTS | STARTING AT | IN EURO
EUR 4760.- with BMW X3
EUR 4950.- with BMW X5
— other car models available —
— hotel upgrades on request —
Choose from flexible itineraries starting from 6️⃣ days — add extra days at any location you love.
THE TOUR INCLUDES
Accommodation at highly rated hotels
Car Rental with insurance
All tour mileage
Pre-programmed navigation gives you freedom to travel at your own pace
Individual Tour (no group)
Airport arrival transfer
Meet & Greet at your hotel for car handover and tour briefing
On Call Support while on tour
📅 DAY 1 - 🛬 BUCHAREST | ROMANIA
private transfer to your hotel, free & easy day
personal meet & greet by our tour expert at 6 PM
📍 BUCHAREST | ROMANIA
📅 DAY 2 - DRIVING TOUR 1
In the morning start your driving adventure and activate your pre-programmed navigation unit. Pick up the highway north of Bucharest and drive to the lower Carpathian Mountains.
Your first official stop will be the Curtea de Arges Monastry. Only a few kilometres further, already on day one you will get to drive the world's best driving road - the Transfagarasan Highway. Explore the many attractions and unspoiled nature along the road and enjoy lunch at Balea Lake on above 2000 meters.
In the late afternoon you will reach the picturesque town of Sibiu surrounded by medieval walls and towers, where you will be based for the night.
📍SIBIU | ROMANIA
📅 DAY 3 - DRIVING TOUR 2
In the morning you will have the opportunity to visit an open-air museum near Sibiu and learn about history and life in Transylvania.
Then make your way to the fairytale like Corvin Castle - one of Europe's biggest castles only allowing access over a thin bridge.
The Transalpina High Road will take you deeper into Transylvania and speak for itself. Expect spectacular views and a wonderful fast sweeping roads with some high alpine driving through an incredible nature.
📍PRAJILA | ROMANIA
📅 DAY 4 - DRIVING TOUR 3
Romanians, Hungarians, Saxons and Roma have left traces in Transylvania and on today's drive will let you experience this mix of cultures, history and fast changing nature with green hills, blue rivers and endless forest.
Visit one of the world's most famous castles: Bram Stoker's vampire novel "Dracula" was inspired here at Bran Castle. Experience the history, the myth, the intrigue and the magic of this wonderful place before you continue your journey.
Stay overnight near Brasov ringed by the Carpathian and resplendent with gothic, baroque and renaissance architecture.
📍BRASOV | ROMANIA
📅 DAY 5 - DRIVING TOUR 4
Today get to drive the ancient routes linking Transylvania with the Walachia region and visit the impressive former home of the Romanian Royal Family - the Neo Renaissance Castle of Peles before having lunch (at another castle).
On the way back to Bucharest, we have a nice secret backroad with some of Romanias most scenic vistas on top of a mountain plateau planned for you.
Reach Bucharest in the later afternoon and spend the evening free & easy at leisure. Enjoy the unique and hip atmosphere of this European metropole.
📍BUCHAREST | ROMANIA 🛫