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We make travel easy, safe and exciting for everyone - especially after three challenging years for tourism.
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So, what do YOU want to see and experience in Romania in 2023?
Our favourite tours in 2023:
Autumn in Romania is a magical time to visit! Colours are changing, the last harvests are in, locals are getting ready for winter and wine flows!
See our favorite tours below for this period, check our website for up-to-date info and contact us if you need help with planning your trip!
Reviews from travelers
Our tour with Peter, Adela's husband, was a multi faceted delight. His knowledge of where to be when, in order to highlight each view made for great photo opportunities. He is a wealth of informatio See allMichael and Edwina O. on 18.10.2023 did Transfagarasan Highway Tour: The Best Road in the World!
Adela showed us stunning scenery on top of Corvins Castle, Alba Lulia and Sarmizegetusa Regia .This was a long day but Adela was patient with our questions and gave us some of the best photo ops of ou See allAdam B. on 13.10.2023 did Sibiu Day Trip to Corvin (Hunyadi) Castle & Alba Iulia Citadel
3 Day the best of Transylvania tour with George was outstanding. Very nice design, great English, good communication, perfect transportation, very nice people!!! See allGalina S. on 05.10.2023 did 3-Day BEST of Transylvania Tour: Brasov, Sighisoara, Bran & Viscri
We had an intens and beautiful 2 day hike including sleeping in a mountain town with great views and food. Thanks Alex for guiding us to the top of the Om peak, was a great experience! See allPelckmans M. on 21.09.2023 did 1, 2 or 3 Days Hiking Tour in Piatra Craiului National Park
The day was amazing won Piatra Criaului. I was travelling solo and worried about picking the right trails to hike safely. Romanian Friend provided a certified guide who worked out a great plan and pro See allBruce M. on 19.08.2023 did 1, 2 or 3 Days Hiking Tour in Piatra Craiului National Park
Very well organised. It was brilliant that there always was plenty of water and something to snack on as well. Nick, our guide had so much information. He gave us an excellent insight to all the place See allinge H. on 10.07.2023 did 3-Day BEST of Transylvania Tour: Brasov, Sighisoara, Bran & Viscri
Romania Travel Inspiration
Check our recommendations on what to visit in Romania in 2023, insights and stories from locals.
Plan your trip to Romania
Planning a trip to a new country can be challenging, time-consuming or even stressful thing to do.
But we're here to help! In this section (updated for 2023) you'll find practical information for visiting Romania, how to travel to Romania and a public transport guide for our country. There's also a map where you can see where the most popular tourist attractions and tours are located!
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Natives of Romania
Since 2017 Romanian Friend is your trusted travel advisor: young locals, friendly guides, the best tours and up-to-date info for travelers visiting our country!
Handpicked People, Tours & Stories
We verify, handpick and personally know all our guides. We create unique tours with amazing value-for-money so you can experience the best of Romania!
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