11 Stunning Views That Prove You Should Visit Brasov Over Bucharest

Brasov panoramic © LoiRo17 / Pixabay
Brasov panoramic © LoiRo17 / Pixabay
Photo of Roxana Coman
11 November 2017

In the heart of Romania, at the foot of the Carpathian mountains, Brasov is surrounded by marvellous landscapes. The charming city lures travellers from all around the world with its majestic citadel’s walls, the monumental Black Church, which is the largest between Istanbul in Turkey and Vienna in Austria, its picturesque streets and squares, adorned with colourful houses. But what is truly amazing, are the views that you can get once you ascend to higher ground, on top of the hills and mountains that circle the city.

Zoom in on the council tower

Picturesque Brasov | © Horia Varlan / Flickr

Winter in Brasov

When winter approaches in Brasov | © Andrei-Daniel Nicolae / Flickr

The two-toned city

Overlooking Brasov from the Tampa Hill | © pozek / Pixabay

The majestic mountains

Near Brasov, Poiana Brasov mountain resorts lure ski, snowboard and sleigh lovers all winter long, while in summer, people can wander, breathe in the fresh air of the mountains and enjoy the picturesque landscapes. By taking the road towards Poiana Brasov, captivating panoramas will be revealed in front of your eyes.

Poiana Brasov, Romania

Amazing mountain hikes

Views from Postavaru Mountain | © Gabriel / Flickr

From Poiana Brasov, you can catch some views of the astonishing scenery by climbing up the mountains. A hike to Postavaru Massif will be rewarded with views that will make you feel on top of the world.

Breathtaking views from the cable car

Cable Car Ride to Postavarul Peak | © Gabriel / Flickr

You can take the cable car from Poiana Brasov to Postavaru Peak and relish the wondrous landscapes. In winter, the views are just there to be admired while skiing on the mountain slopes.

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