Top 10 Attractions In Romania

Romania is a less exploited beautiful European Country. It has stunning historic castles, UNESCO heritage sites, monasteries, well-preserved forests, delta, charming Old town, colorful cemeteries, etc to explore.

1. The Danube Delta

Address: Strada Nuferilor, Chilia Veche 827050, Romania.

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This is the best-preserved delta and second-largest river delta in Europe. You can find more than 20 ecosystems over here and this is home to more than 300 species of birds and 45 species of freshwater fishes. This UNESCO Heritage site spreads around 2000 square miles.

2. Peles Castle

Address: Aleea Peleșului 2, Sinaia 106100, Romania.

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This castle is a favorite destination for visitors and the best example of Neo- Renaissance architecture. This was the summer residence of King Carol I and was inaugurated in 1883. This castle and surroundings are amazing during the autumn season. You can find 160 decorated rooms in this palace. Now it serves as a museum and used for conducting public ceremonies.

3. Bran Castle

Address: Strada General Traian Moșoiu 24, Bran 507025, Romania.

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The very famous castle in the World situated near Bran. This castle is considered a national landmark of Romania. The castle was mentioned in Bram Stoker’s Novel; Dracula. An amazing medieval architecture style used in its construction. Also if you are visiting in the autumn season, you can enjoy the unlimited foliage views around the castle.

4. Merry Cemetery

Address: Săpânța 437305, Romania.

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This cemetery is very famous for its colorful tombstone with beautiful paintings and poems regarding their lives. You can find anywhere in the World this kind of a beautiful cemetery. This cemetery is situated in the village of Săpânța.

5. Wooden Churches of Maramures

Address: Plopiș 437331, Romania.

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Take a visit to this UNESCO World Heritage site in northern Transylvania. This wooden church consists of a group of more than 100 orthodox churches. This is the best example of vernacular religious wooden architecture and attracts thousands of visitors every year. Also, you can explore breath-taking views of mountains and valleys over here.

6. Salina Turda

Address: Aleea Durgăului 7, Turda 401106, Romania.

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This would be a must-visit destination in Romania. This is an attractive salt mine and these were opened to the public in 1992. You can find a real museum of salt mining over here where you can find mining machinery, vehicles which transports salt and amazing galleries.

7. Sighisoara

Address: Sighișoara, Romania.

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This is an amazing old Town in Transylvania which is listed as a UNESCO Heritage site. This city is situated on the banks of Târnava Mare River and attracts visitors with well-preserved walled Old Town, colorful houses, cobblestone streets, Gothic and Saxon architecture.

8. Rock Sculpture of Decebalus

Address: DN57, Dubova 227170, Romania.

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Decebalus was the last king of Dacia who makes the country independent from Roman Emperors. You can find a rock carved similar to the face of Decebalus with a height of 42.9meter height and 31.6meter width on an outcrop on the River Danube.

9. Voronet Monastery

Address: Strada Voroneț 166, Voroneț 725301, Romania.

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This monastery is situated in Bucovina is a popular pilgrim site in Romania. This monastery is included in the Heritage list of painted monasteries. This monastery was constructed to commemorate the victory at Battle of Vaslui by Stephen the Great. This monastery is also known as “Sistine Chapel of the East".

10. Letea Forest

Address: Romania.

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If you are a nature lover, this would be a paradise for you. This forest is considered as the oldest natural reservation in Romania. It is situated between the Sulina and Chilia branches of Danube in the Danube delta and spreads around 6,980 acres. You can find amazing plant species from here like oak trees, elm trees, white and black poplar trees and wide varieties of birds and animals too.

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