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best time to visit transylvania

Transylvania landscape with wooden cottage on a hill in the mountains with lush green grass and cloudy skies.

The Romanian region of Transylvania truly has something for everyone, particularly in regard to seasonal offerings! The question of the ‘best time to visit Transylvania’ is entirely dependent on your activities and personal interests. In this post we’ll break down the different seasons and what they have to offer, so brush up on your Romanian …

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getting to transylvania

Dark road in the shadows of Transylvanian forest

So you’ve decided to come to Transylvania! One of your first tasks is getting to Transylvania. The way in which you get to Transylvania will be dependent on where you are coming from. Will you already be in Europe? If you’re coming from within Europe, getting to Transylvania by train or plane is most likely …

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where is transylvania?

Horse and carriage coming down dirt road in rural Romania (Transylvania).

Transylvania, aptly nicknamed ‘the land beyond the forest,’ is a region of Romania surrounded by and filled with mountains, forests, medieval Saxon cities, and unparalleled charm. Where is Transylvania? When people refer to Transylvania, they can be referring to Transylvania proper (shown on the map below) OR they can be referring to Transylvania proper and …

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