Romania is one of the most popular travel destinations in Europe for its history, impressive landmarks, culture, and exciting activities. The country is also famous for its castles and the impressive Carpathian Mountains, which are one of the most picturesque landscapes in the world. With these features, nature lovers, history lovers, and all types of travelers have something to enjoy in this country. It is also a great place to visit during the Halloween celebration as it has lots of scary adventures to offer. While in Romania, one should take out the time to check out some of the beautiful towns in the country and also be sure to engage in these amazing activities.

10 Attend A Romanian Halloween Party

Romania is one of the best places in the world to experience Halloween as the country has been known for scary things for a long. For travelers looking for the best of such events to attend, the Halloween party at Bran Castle (also known as Dracula Castle) is one not to miss out on. It takes place on October 29, 2022, and will present visitors with the best vampire Halloween experiences they will never forget.

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  • Price/Person: $162.97
  • Length: Approximately 8 to 9 hours
  • What’s Included: Food and drinks, transport, and admission into Bran castle and the Halloween party.

9 Take A Day Trip To Bulgaria From Bucharest

Bulgaria is one other interesting European country one should visit for interesting history and culture. With the proximity of both countries, visitors to Romania can also visit Bulgaria and explore the country’s capital. On a visit to Romania’s neighborhood, one will learn about the country’s medieval history and also see some of its popular attractions.

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  • Price/Person: $80.19
  • Length: Approximately 12 hours
  • What’s Included: Air-conditioned vehicle transportation and entrance ticket to major landmarks in Bulgaria.

Related: Off The Beaten Path: Top 10 Things To Do In Bulgaria

8 Experience The Transfagarasan Highway

The Transfargarasan highway is the most scenic in Romania and is worth exploring. On a ride across this highway, visitors will be able to see and explore landmarks such as - Boyar Mansion, Golestan Museum, and the royal court of Vlad the Impaler - the real Dracula that only Romanians know. Book This Tour

  • Price/Person: $90.34
  • Length: Approximately 12 to 13 hours
  • What’s Included: Lunch, air-conditioned vehicle, pickup and drop off.

7 Visit Peles Castle, Bran Castle, Rasnov Fortress, and Sinaia Monastery

Romania is filled with so many landmarks, from castles to fortresses, and some popular ones are worth exploring if only for their beauty and historical relevance. To get this experience, one can take a tour that does not just take visitors to these castles but also tells them about the history surrounding each of these landmarks. On this tour, visitors will be taken to Dracula Castle, the Rasnov Fortress, the Peles Castle, and several other landmarks across the country.

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  • Price/Person: $73.43
  • Length: Approximately 8 to 9 hours
  • What’s Included: Hotel pickup, lunch, entrance fees to the various landmarks, and transportation in an air-conditioned vehicle.

Related: There's More Than One "Dracula Castle": Here's What To Know

6 Visit Some Salt Mine

Romania is home to Slanic Prahova, one of the largest salt mines in the world, and visiting this unique geological site is an interesting experience worth having. To get this experience, one can join the Salt Mine Day Trip from Bucharest-tour, which takes visitors to Salt Mountain and the Slanic Prahova Salt Mine.

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  • Price/Person: From $54.81
  • Length: Approximately 8 hours
  • What’s Included: Entrance tickets, air-conditioned vehicles, commentary on the geology of the salt mines.

5 Take A Tuk Tuk Round Bucharest

There are many ways to explore Bucharest but taking a Tuk Tuk around the city is one of the most exciting. In this experience, one will be taken through attractions such as - the Palace of Parliament, Victory Avenue, Revolution Square, as well as many other historical landmarks around the city. Live commentary is also offered on the ride.

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  • Price/Person: $59.89
  • Length: Approximately 1 to 3 hours
  • What’s Included: Snacks, bottled water, selfie stick, and Wi-Fi on board.

4 Eat Through Transylvania

Besides being the birthplace of Dracula, Transylvania is also a great place to enjoy a delicious food adventure. While one can simply walk through the streets and select random food to taste, one can get this experience best by booking a 5-day tour of the Taste of Transylvania. Besides offering delicious tastes of the local food, this tour also takes visitors on a tour of some of the most historical places in the country, including - Bucharest, Sibiu, and Brasov.

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  • Price/Person: From $516.35
  • Length: Approximately five days
  • What’s Included: Entrance fees to attractions, transport fees, and accommodation for 4 days with breakfast.

3 Experience The Real Tour Of Communism

The history of Romania is one interesting thing to explore while in the country. On a real tour of communism in Romania, guests will be taken on a walking tour through the city of Bucharest, where they’ll visit historic landmarks and sites and also learn about the history associated with these places. The tour also ensures guests will learn about what it was like to live under the communist rule that eventually ended in 1989.

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  • Price/Person: $22.00
  • Length: Approximately 3 hours
  • What’s Included: Food and drinks, snacks, hotel pickup, and drop-off

2 Engage In A Half Day Bike Tour Around Bucharest

With such a great road network, biking is an exciting thing to do in Bucharest. It is easy and flexible and will allow travelers to make quick stops to explore different parts of the country. While biking through the city, one will be able to see the city’s top attractions as well as lesser-known attractions that are also interesting.

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  • Price/Person: $35.53
  • Length: approximately 4 hours
  • What’s Included: Food and drinks, hotel pick up and drop off, and local guide.

1 Explore Street Food And Culture Of The Country

One of the best ways to explore a country is by getting a taste of the food and also exploring the culture. But one cannot get this experience alone. A tour is needed, and the Street Food’n’culture Tour is a great tour to book for this experience. On this tour, one will be taken on a street food tour through the country’s capital and get opportunities to try local delicacies in some of the best food spots around the city.

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  • Price/Person: $91.35
  • Length: Approximately 4 hours
  • What’s Included: Tastings of 8 best dishes and sweets, additional beverages, and an entrance ticket to the Romanian Athenaeum.