Must-see Landmarks in Romania

The must-see

Landmarks of Romania

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

September 4, 2014
Rupea Fortress

Rupea Fortress: One of Transylvania’s Iconic Medieval Sites

Rupea Fortress is one of the most imposing medieval sites in Transylvania, just a one-hour drive from Brasov.
June 22, 2014
Alba Iulia Citadel

Alba Iulia Citadel: Millenary History in the Heart of Romania

Alba Iulia Citadel is one of Romania’s top attractions, a place where history goes back 2,000 years to the time of the Roman Empire.
May 18, 2014
Fortified churches in Transylvania

Harman Fortified Church: The Fortress from the Mount of Honey

Discover the fortified church of Harman, one of the best-preserved medieval monuments of Transylvania, only 10 km outside Brasov.
April 27, 2014
Miclauseni Castle

Miclauseni Castle: Neo-Gothic Architecture and Troubled History

Miclauseni Castle is a small Neo-Gothic monument from Eastern Romania, a short trip from Iasi, the second-largest city in the country.
January 22, 2014

Ruginoasa Palace: Intrigues, Betrayals, and Romantic Drama

Ruginoasa Palace is one of the most impressive monuments from Eastern Romania. The monument had its share of tragedies and romance.
December 13, 2013
Carta Cistercian Monastery

The Cistercian Abbey of Carta: Bringing Gothic Style to Transylvania

One of the oldest Gothic monuments from Romania, the Cistercian Abbey of Carta is a must-see medieval attraction.
December 12, 2013

Neamt Fortress: Medieval Wars and Legendary Princes

Neamt Fortress is one of the most important medieval monuments in Romania and a symbol of the anti-Ottoman fight of Moldavian princes.
December 12, 2013

The Abandoned Constanta Casino: From Art Nouveau to Present Ruin

Constanta Casino was once the symbol of Romania's main port, a splendid Art Nouveau architecture from the early 20th century.
December 12, 2013
Coltesti Fortress

Coltesti Fortress: Ruins from a Lost Time

Explore the panoramic ruins of the medieval Coltesti Fortress, located in the dreamy landscape from Trascaului Mountains.