Zoom on Romania

Best tours in Romania - 15 days cultural tour
Tour Duration : 15 days & 14 nights
Tour Length : 2250 km

Romania is the perfect land of contrasts and paradoxes, a country where past and present meet and found a harmonious, wonderful world. Through its famous painted churches and monasteries, folk art or feudal castles in the Carpathian Mountains and Transylania, and especially the traditional rural life, Romania is a vast living museum.

Read More [...]

Our Evaluation

  • Culture
  • Nature
  • Human Contact
  • Comfort
  • Climbing/Walking


  • Bran Castle, Peles Castle
  • Medieval town of Sighisoara
  • Maramures wooden churches
  • Painted Monasteries in Bucovina
  • Traditional potters in Corund


Please click on each day to see the daily details.

Tours in Romania from Bucharest to Southern Carpathians

Meet at Bucharest International Airport and drive to the Bran – Brasov region. Dinner and overnight in the region of Brasov in a charming 3* rural guesthouse.

Tours in Romania: discover Saxon and royal heritage
Breakfast. Visit the Bran Castle, known also as Count Dracula's Castle, even though he has never stopped there. Drive to Rasnov. Visit the Saxon fortress Rasnov, located on a 150m high hill, dominating the surrounding plane.

Read More [...]

Tours in Romania: 800 years of Saxon life
Breakfast. Drive to Brasov, the "Crown City" of Transylvania, named Kronstadt by the Saxon colonists. Visit the Council Square and the Black Church - the greatest Gothic church between Wien and Istanbul. Lunch in a restaurant in Brasov.

Read More [...]

Tours in Romania: across Transylvania, surrounded by Carpathian Mountains
Breakfast. Tour medieval Sighisoara (to its "Saxon" founders, "Schassburg"), an imposing fortified hilltop town dominating the valley below. You will discover a well preserved Saxon medieval town still inhabited, part of UNESCO Patrimony.

Read More [...]

Continuation of tours in Romania: From Transylvania to Maramures
Breakfast. City tour of Cluj-Napoca, one of the biggest towns in Transylvania, with old traditions of culture, research and education. The modern Cluj-Napoca keeps many traces of its history. Lunch in a traditional restaurant.

Read More [...]

Tours in Romania: discover Maramures, the land of traditions
Breakfast. Discover the historic Maramures.

Visit the Memorial Museum of the Victims of Communism and of the Resistance in Sighetu Marmatiei.

Read More [...]

Tours in Romania: dreaming about Bucovina, land of the faith
Breakfast. Visit local weavers, who are using traditional wooden looms to make the famous Maramures carpets. The wool used is dyed in natural vegetal colours. You may buy carpets directly from the handcrafters (Don't hesitate, as you'll get a better price, you'll have the guarantee of authenticity and you'll support local life too).

Read More [...]

Tours in Romania reveal astonishing Bucovina painted monasteries
Breakfast. Discover Bucovina, land of the outwall frescoes painted monasteries. Visit Voronet Monastery, UNESCO Patrimony, the “Sixtine Chapel of the East”. Continue to Manastirea Humorului to visit the local monastery renowned for its exterior frescoes.

Read More [...]

Breakfast. Drive to Vatra Dornei and then to Panaci, a mountain village, located in North-Eastern Transylvania, in Bucovine.

Read More [...]

Tours in Romania: the rural roots (4 hours easy trekking)
Breakfast. Rambling around the village. The landscapes are very picturesque and strengthening, with slow peaks dominated by volcanic hills, pastures and hayfields, combined harmoniously with shady coniferous forests sheltering a rich and various fauna.

Read More [...]

Tours in Romania: South across the Carpathians
Breakfast and departure towards the Szekler region.

Make a stop at Piatra Fantanele to enjoy the spectacular lansdcapes and a horse-drawn carriage ride. Packet lunch en route and continue to a Szekler village near Gheorgheni.

Read More [...]

Tours in Romania: discover Szekler culture
Breakfast. Local visits in Lazarea: the Count Lazar Castle, including an exhibition of modern art, the Franciscan Monastery, the open air modern art museum.

Read More [...]

Tours in Romania: the best nature spots in Szekler region
Breakfast. Drive up the mountains to the Red Lake (Lacu Rosu) and Bicaz Gorges (Cheile Bicazului) and then drive up to Lake "Mountain Spring" (Izvorul Muntelui).

Read More [...]

Tours in Romania: back to the capital of Romania
Breakfast. Departure to Bucharest. Stop for lunch in a restaurant in Brasov and then continue to Bucharest.
In the evening, enjoy a city tour of the major tourist spots in Bucharest

Read More [...]


Breakfast. Free time for city sightseeing and shopping.
Private transfer to the international airport for departure.


According to the opening hours for some visited sites (e.g. museums), this programme can be applied as it is if Day 1 is Monday or Tuesday. If Day 1 differs, some visits or activities will be replaced consequently.

What's Included

  • Accommodation

    11 nights in rural guesthouses and 3 nights in hotels (on a double room basis occupancy)

  • Boarding

    Full board (as specified in the programme)

  • Tickets

    Entry tickets for the visits included in the programme

  • Transport & Transfers
  • Road Taxes
  • Train

    Train tickets for day 9

  • Horse Buggy

    Half a day ride in a horse-drawn cart

  • Luggage

    Transport of luggage

  • Guide

    English speaking attested tour guide

  • Taxes

    All taxes


Price does not include: extra taxes for cameras and filming (requested in some places - e.g. the monasteries), personal drinks off the boarding, tips (optional).


  • Participants no.
    Supplement (single)
  • 2 (private tour)
    All year long
    2355 EUR
    275 EUR
  • 8 (constitued groups)
    All year long
    1410 EUR
    275 EUR
  • Guaranteed Departure
    4-14 (guranateed departures)
    All year long
    1465 EUR
    275 EUR

Quotation on request for other group sizes or discounts for children under 12

Rates do not apply during Easter, Chrismas and the New Year.

Show General Selling Conditions

General Selling Conditions

1. Any packages delivered by Pan Travel are based on the contract, signed by both parts.

2. The contract includes
– detailed description of services (programme, accommodation, transportation, boarding etc.)
– duration
– number of participants
– price
– payment*
– cancellation**
* Pan Travel will deliver to the client a pro-forma invoice for the services specified by the contract. After money transfer, Pan Travel will issue the final invoice.

Payment will be made by bank wire, as following:

– a deposit of 30% in a delay of 7 days from the signature of the contract
– final payment must arrive in Pan Travel’s account at last 30 days before the date of the beginning of the round-trip.
For the last moment reservations (less than one month before the beginning of the round-trip), the entire payment has to be made at once at the booking.

Payment can be made by credit card too. Actual Romanian regulations avoid payment by credit card unless the owner of the card is on Romanian territory.

** Notice of cancellation by the CLIENT must be made in all cases in writing signed by the person who signed the contract. Cancellation is effective from the date of receipt by the ORGANIZER of such notice. Pan Travel will refund the sums already paid, deducting the cancellation charges and the bank transfer fees. The CLIENT cannot cancel only part of the services included in a package.


If the CLIENT cancels the trip, the following percentage of the total package price will be deducted as a cancellation charge:
– more than 30 days before the departure date: 10% of total amount
– 29 – 20 days: 25 % of total amount
– 19 – 10 days: 50 % of total amount
– 9 – 4 days: 80 % of total amount
– less than 4 days or NO SHOW: 100% of total amount

If the CLIENT purchased a trip cancellation insurance, the insurance company will refund the cancellation charge based on the invoices delivered by the travel ORGANIZER.