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10 Reasons to Visit Bucharest in 2023

Discover the Best of Bucharest: Plan Your Trip Today!

Are you ready to explore a city steeped in culture, history, and energy? Look no further than Bucharest, Romania! This vibrant capital city boasts stunning architecture, spirited street scenes, and a nightlife that’s second to none. 

Whether you’re an adventurous traveller or simply looking for a new city to explore, Bucharest is a destination sure to captivate you. 

1. Vibrant People

The vibrant people of Bucharest will enchant you from the beginning; they are friendly, bubbly and spirited in their country. You’re surrounded by hospitable locals wherever you go whether that’s for a coffee in the morning or asking for directions to the best restaurant in the city. 

2. Culinary Delights

Talking of the best restaurants in the city, Romanian cuisine hosts a delicious mix of flavours from the Balkans, Central Europe, and the Middle East. Be sure to try traditional dishes like Sarmale and Mici for a true experience of the local cuisines. 

Here’s one of the top picks that we recommend you try while you’re there:


3. Unforgettable Activities

You’ll be overwhelmed with choices for unforgettable activities, go for a picnic in the Botanical Garden or visit Herastrau Park and don’t forget to bring your camera because these are snapshot-worthy!

4. Architectural Marvels

Check out the most beautiful architecture that Bucharest has to offer, visit Muzeul Naţional al Satului “Dimitrie Gusti”, Ateneul Român or Calea Victoriei and glare in astonishment.

5. The Street Art 

Wonder the streets and witness breathtaking art – the street art in Bucharest is not only some of the most unique and colourful art in the world but easy to find. Why not start your street art hunt at Arthur Verona Street where you can see ten pieces of art in one place?!

6. Focus on PM 2023

This year, we will host Focus on Project Management in Bucharest at the Novotel Bucharest City Centre. We have a host of presentations, workshops and interesting social events for all our Project Manager attendees and you can find out more by clicking here. Hurry, registration has opened and we’re waiting for you to sign up!

7. Festivals and Events – December Celebrations

On December 1, 2023, Bucharest set up the stage for its Christmas Market at Piata Constitutiei and the best part – it is free for all to visit!

Skate around at the Cismigiu Ice Rink or catch a local concert. There’s always loads to be seen in Bucharest so we’re sure you’ll find something you love!

8. The Weather

Get ready for Winter in one of the most enchanted places with cold temperatures and potential snowfall, it’ll be sure to get you into the Christmas spirit in no time. Check out the local temperatures here.

Make sure you pack your hat, scarf and gloves!

9. A Glimpse into the Past

Bucharest’s dynamic past is ever-present in its streets and landmarks, offering visitors a chance to uncover the layers of history while enjoying the vibrant energy of the present. Visit the Revolution Square, Cotroceni Palace and Museum or wander the charming streets of the Old Town for a venture to the past. 

10. Bucharest After Dark

One thing is sure, Romanians like to party…especially after they have a tasty meal, so you can easily be tempted by the numerous attractive restaurants that turn into a dancing scene once midnight strikes:


But should you want a peaceful, exquisite dinner you can try some of the exclusive restaurants in Bucharest:


Or simply an out-of-the-ordinary experience:


But you may like a different type of scenery and these could be your better choice:


Whether you’re interested in history, architecture, or simply exploring a unique European capital, Bucharest has something to offer every traveller. Book your flight today and don’t look back. Let the fun begin!

Oct 02, 2023 at 12:02 by admin ELIA, Events, Industry
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