“Natural” and “cultural” are two of the words that best convey the essence of the dynamic and beautiful country of Romania. The early dawn of the 21st century saw a tourism explosion in this country that now competes with Greece, Italy, and Spain with its unique array of popular tourist destinations. As you begin to explore the country, it is not hard to determine why: Romania has much to discover.
This country of 41counties has four distinct climactic seasons which allow for seasonal sights, sounds, and enjoyments in a land of rugged mountains, lush hills and well maintained lowlands. Romania has over 300 cities, with Bucharest being the capital. The gifts of Mother Nature are respected here and she has been quite generous with this country. It has one of the largest areas of undisturbed forest and is able to maintain a full range of European forest flora and fauna.
Romania offers the traveler countless unique travel experiences waiting to be discovered. For the sight-seer and cultural enthusiast, 25 well-preserved UNESCO World Heritage gems stand ready to reveal the events that happened in and around them: fortified churches, ancient Dacian ruins, medieval towns, and painted monasteries are just a few. For those who appreciate the oral and literary traditions of old, Romanian folklore and tales of the supernatural will capture your imagination and tickle your funny bone. For the posh social tourist, the Romanian Riviera will suit your tastes and sense of style just as much as her Grecian, Italian, and Spanish counterparts do. Getting in and around Romania is as easy and convenient as traveling to any other European destination. You will enjoy discovering this truly friendly and surprisingly affordable country, from its stunning Carpathian Alps to the sunny Black Sea beaches!