Culture

Uncover diverse cultural attractions in Romania, from unique UNESCO Heritage Sites to rare traditions, unconventional museums and Antiquity ruins.

The Great Synagogue from Bucharest: Holocaust Memorial and Survival

great synagogue from bucharest

Discover the Great Synagogue from Bucharest, the oldest synagogue in the capital and one of the few that survived communist demolitions. Read more ›

The Fortified Church from Prejmer: Almost Invincible For Centuries

Prejmer fortified church

The fortified church from Prejmer was conquered only once, but went through 50 sieges during its hundreds of years of existence. Read more ›

Moldovita Monastery: Rare Frescoes from the Medieval Ages

Moldovita Monastery

Moldovita Monastery is one of the eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Bucovina, all masterpieces inspired by the Byzantine art of the 15th and 16th centuries.  Read more ›

The Fortified Church from Cisnadioara: Over 800 Years of History

Cisnadioara Fortified Church

The fortified church from Cisnadioara is one of the oldest monuments around Sibiu, one of the seven citadels founded by the Saxons centuries ago. Read more ›

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Castles, fortresses & ruins

The Cistercian Monastery of Carta: Gothic Tales in Transylvania

Carta Cistercian Monastery

The Cistercian Monastery of Carta is one of the oldest and most beautiful Gothic monuments from Romania. Read more ›

Churches

Snagov Monastery: Exquisite Paintings and Mysterious Burials

Snagov Monastery

Strongly linked to the name of Vlad the Impaler, the monastery of Snagov is one of the most important religious monuments in Southern Romania, located just 45 km from Bucharest. Read more ›

Museums

Bellu Cemetery: History, Art and Drama

Bellu Cemetery

The Bellu Cemetery is one of the most authentic cultural attractions in Bucharest, and visiting it is one of the best things to do in Bucharest. Read more ›

Traditions

Romanian Christmas Traditions: From Carols to Delicious Dishes

Rpmanian Christmas Traditions

Christmas holidays are a great time to experience vivid traditions in Romania, featuring pre-Christian elements, well preserved until present times. Read more ›

UNESCO Heritage

Viscri: Promoting Heritage and Community

Viscri

With a history that goes back to the 12th century, Viscri is today one of Romania’s most famous villages and a must-see authentic attraction from Transylvania. Read more ›