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Brasov

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The Gateway to Transylvania.
Brasov is one of Romania's most popular cities.
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Brasov Sights

Anyone traveling in Europe will find a friendly welcome in Brasov. You'll see amazing Romanian architecture, historic attractions and more. Hotels are affordable, and there's always a wealth of things to do in Brasov. The imposing Carpathian Mountains surround Brasov's medieval beauty. Town Hall Square is ringed with baroque buildings and the Black Church is Romania’s largest gothic church. Squeeze down Rope Street, which is called the narrowest street in Europe. Then broaden your outlook with a cable car ride over the city. Council Square is one of Romania's best central squares. And you can still discover parts of Brasov's 14th century fort. Basing yourself in Brasov for a few days gives you time to soak up the atmosphere. It also provides access to three of Romania's best castles: Bran, Rasnov and Peles.

Brasov Tourism

If you do spend a few days in Brasov, try to catch a performance from the local opera or philharmonic. Festivals in Brasov take place all year. There's a Brasov beer festival in September and a jazz festival in November. In summer you can enjoy outdoor dining on the street of Piata Sfatului. That's where you'll find some of Brasov's best restaurants. Or take a hike up Mount Tampa (the gondola ride will get you there more easily). Some people think visiting Romania isn’t worth it if you don’t visit Brasov, and we'd tend to agree.

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"I would like give everything about JayWay Travel customer service 5 stars. I was totally satisfied all through the trip. Thank you for the excellent choices."

Josephine

Josephine

Chicago, IL

"My friend and I loved the fact that the trip was personally developed to what we wanted to do and see. It met all our expectations. Kevin was wonderful to work with when putting our trip together. All guides where on time and incredibly knowledgeable."

Diane & Mary

Diane & Mary

Maryland

Where to stay in Brasov

We've selected the very best hotels in Brasov and the surrounding area, from the cozy and atmospheric old town to a mountain chalet style grand hotel in the hills above. Once we start preparing your customized itinerary we will present our recommended options for you to select from.

Things to do in Brasov

Brasov is ideally located to explore the surrounding area, where you will find some of the region's most famous (and notorious!) castles. Don't miss out on a cable car ride to get a panoramic view of the town. There's a funicular too, for an alternate view and perhaps more suitable for those who are afraid of heights! There are plenty of day trip possibilities in the area, children in particular love visiting the nearby bear sanctuary. When we send you your customized itinerary you will be able to choose additional excursions to included in your vacation package or consider for adding later.

Popular Tour Itineraries Featuring Brasov

Spend some time in Brasov on a tour that takes in other cities in Romania and neighboring countries. Our vacation packages including Brasov and other destinations make traveling in Central & Eastern Europe hassle-free. We take care of getting you from place to place, accommodation, excursions and activities.

Just Romania

Bucharest and the Highlights of Transylvania in 8 Days

See the Romanian capital, including Ceausecu's vast Palace of the People as well as the highlights of Transylvania. Brasov, Sighisoara and Sibiu are all included in this 8 day (7 night) tour. You will see the country's most famous castles and UNESCO-listed villages along the way. read full itinerary

Romania Two Week Tour

Two weeks exploring all that Romania has to offer, from the vibrant capital Bucharest, Black Sea port city Constanta, the tranquil Danube Delta, bucolic Bucovina and legendary Transylvania. Travel partly by train then with a private driver for maximum convenience. read full itinerary

Romania and neighboring countries

Best of Bulgaria & Romania in 11 Days

Visit 2 countries, staying in 5 different towns & cities along the way and visiting several more, from Sofia and Plovdiv in Bulgaria to Bucharest, the capital of Romania ending with the highlights of Transylvania. read full itinerary

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