Must-see Landmarks of Romania

The must-see

Landmarks of Romania

Discover the most interesting and original historical landmarks of Romania, from ancient ruins to medieval fortresses, aristocratic residences and royal palaces.

March 21, 2016
Peles Castle

Peles Castle: Royal Legacy and Romania’s Finest Castle

Peles Castle is one the most impressive castles in Europe and a must-see attraction you'll remember long after your visit to Romania.
February 28, 2016
Rasnov Fortress

Rasnov Fortress: Medieval Battles and Sieges in Transylvania

One of the most visited medieval attractions in the Romania, Rasnov Fortress impresses through its centuries-old history and dramatic ruins.
February 15, 2016

The Parliament Palace from Bucharest: Ceausescu’s Final Dream

Discover the history behind the Parliament Palace from Bucharest, a World Record construction and a major symbol of communism.
December 18, 2015
Cantacuzino Castle

Cantacuzino Castle: The Legacy of a Great Byzantine Family

Monumental and opulent, Cantacuzino Castle is part of the impressive legacy of the Cantacuzino family whose origins go back to the Byzantines.
November 12, 2015
Enisala fortress

Enisala Fortress: The Genovese Legacy from the Black Sea

The only remaining medieval fortress from Dobrogea, Enisala tells the old story of a time when the powerful Genovese merchants controlled the Black Sea.
November 6, 2015
Sarmizegetusa Ulpia Traiana

The Millennial Capital: Ulpia Traiana Sarmizegetusa

Explore the ruins of one of the oldest cities in Romania, Ulpia Traiana Sarmizegetusa, the Roman capital of conquered Dacia.
July 1, 2015
Poenari Fortress

Poenari Fortress: The Eagles’ Nest of Vlad the Impaler

A visit to Poenari Fortress is a great chance to explore some medieval history, but also a good way to exercise as you have to go up 1,480 stairs.
March 9, 2015
history of Romania

Targoviste Fortress: The Past Glory of a Princely Court

Uncover one of the most important medieval monuments in Romania, linked to great princes like Vlad the Impaler and Constantin Brancoveanu.
November 6, 2014

The Romanian Atheneum: The Iconic Image of Classical Music

Discover the Romanian Atheneum, one of the top attractions in Romania's capital and the picture-perfect image you don't want to miss in Bucharest.