Christmas travelling in Romania

Christmas travel itinerary in Romania which will delight families and friends

In just a couple of weeks, we will take part in one of the most magical periods of the year: Christmas. Even if it’s considered to be a religious celebration, related to the birth of Christ, it’s not mandatory to be a devoted Christian in order to enjoy the magic of Christmas. This is the time where you are reminded of the real values in life and of the importance of family. Everyone comes together and tries to reconnect. Old and new stories and shared and family members begin to enjoy each other’s presence.

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In essence, real happiness comes from being able to make other people smile. A big plus, that during the entire month of December is that all cities are festive, beautifully decorated with lights, charming Christmas trees and there are tons of markets that will awaken the holiday spirit even in the most utterly convinced Grinch. You can walk on a snowy surface and enjoy twinkle lights and Santa Claus here and there. It is a real joy to explore the major Romanian cities in December.

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So why not let yourself be taken away by the Christmas magic this year, and plan a vacation throughout the most emblematic Romanian cities? Not only that it will be a trip where you will admire some interesting customs and traditions, but you will also have a chance to discover something new which in itself is a thrilling experience.

A possible route may include places like Bucharest, Sibiu, Cluj-Napoca, and Iasi. These marvelous cities are positioned in different regions of Romania which means that you can expect different scenery and many amazing sights that are worthy of your attention. You will get to know the real vibes of Romanian Christmas. It will be a new and interesting experience.

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Of course, an excellent idea would be to take this magical Christmas tour with your friends and family and create long lasting memories together. Every country celebrates this holiday in its own way which alone makes it interesting. Us, Romanians, are known for being very welcoming and jolly people especially in this time of year. We appreciate the spiritual value of Christmas but we also know how to organize some of the most delicious festivities.

You can expect incredible food, beautiful fireworks display, traditional carols, and ceremonies. On Christmas and New Year, it’s customary for people to dress up in a particular way and perform certain rituals to chase away bad omens and welcome prolificacy and good fortune. There are also many traditions and fun customs that can surprise you!

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One could even say that Christmas celebrations in Romania are similar to an incredible display of colors, dances and unique costumes. In addition, you can also take a stroll in some of the markets especially open for Christmas and take home special adornments and trinkets as a souvenir of your trip here. In Bucharest, the Christmas fair will be officially open from the 1st of December until the 27th of December, in the Constitution Market.

Here, you will definitely feel like you walked into the world of Santa Claus: in the middle, there will be a 30 m tall tree, beautifully decorated with sparkly globes and lights. You will also have access to a gastronomical section, filled with traditional Romanian dishes, a section devoted to arts and crafts and a section where you can admire various performances of singing and dancing. This is where you will get in contact with charming people and a lot of interesting things to do.

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In Bucharest, you could also take the time and visit other touristic objectives of interest and enjoy more of the gifts that this city has to offer. Other great locations worth visiting especially for Christmas are Iasi, Sibiu and Cluj-Napoca. In all of them, you will find unique Christmas festivities that will put a smile on the faces of all curious visitors. It’s almost impossible not to feel the joy and excitement. The whole atmosphere of Christmas will make you feel like a little kid again.

Of course, you won’t be disappointed by the touristic possibilities in Iasi, Cluj-Napoca or Sibiu. In each end every one of them you will have access to numerous historical buildings, medieval constructions, fortresses and plenty of legends and stories from the vast Romanian folklore.

Without a doubt, your Christmas vacation in Romania can turn out to be a one of a kind experience. You will find festivities, joy, magic, and beauty with every step of the way. In order to ensure that everything goes smoothly without difficulties, you need to take some time to plan things accordingly. Having a good car by your side can turn out to be an essential element for your entire trip. In this manner, you will be able to go from one place to another without stress.

And here is where AutoBoca can be of help. We’re a professional Romanian rent a car company and we’re always ready to greet our customers with excellent welcoming cars. Not only that but for the entire month of December, we have some special offers that you should not miss. Recently we have renewed our fleet with interesting models, perfect for visiting the entire country. Let’s find out more details of what we have in store for you!

Discover Romania’s take on Christmas with a welcoming car!

Travelling in Romania on Christmas day can become an amazing touristic exploration filled with joy, celebration and many reasons to feel excited. Why not explore this beautiful country with pleasure and without stress? We can help you make the most of your days off and have pleasant auto experiences. In AutoBoca’s fleet, you will find a wide range of models of cars from mini class to the minibus class.

It all depends on your preferences and transportation needs. Families can opt for renting a compact vehicle like VW Jetta, VW Golf even Dacia Logan. These are spacious cars, easy to handle and with all the necessary conditions for a safe and comfy travel.

Larger groups can rent a minibus such as VW Touran or Mercedes Benz Vito Tourer. You’ll have the opportunity to drive a new car, with few km on board which is kept in mint condition. If you are planning a romantic getaway for Christmas, you can choose a VW Polo Automat. It’s an excellent choice for couples that want to enjoy safe and worry-free travels.

Regardless of your preferences, you will find an appropriate car at AutoBoca. And the best part is that we have offices all over the country so it won’t be difficult to reach us. Also, in December, we have many amazing deals for renting cars that you should take advantage of. Reserve your welcoming car today and make a start on your Christmas vacation!

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