Flight Information


We will fly together as a group from Chicago (O’Hare) to Bucharest, Romania on May 25 th with a major airline.  We will have one stop in Warsaw, Poland. Since Romania is 8 hours ahead of US central time, we will arrive in Bucharest on May 26th around 2 pm

(local time).

Exact flight details will be set by March 1st, 2019. At that time, each traveler will receive his/her own flight confirmation.  From Transylvania we will fly to Budapest on May 31st with Wizz Air (Hungarian airline) – where the flight will be 1 hour long.  Our

flight back to Chicago will be on Tuesday, June 4 th from Budapest to Chicago (O’Hare) – direct flight.

Transportation within Romania, as well as Hungary will be provided.  We will utilise a modern private charter motor coach with comfortable seating and air conditioning.  We will have the same driver with us for the entire trip.

Hotel Information

In Romania, as well as in Hungary, accommodation will be provided at a 4 star hotel, which is similar to other US type hotels.  Once we arrive in Bucharest, Romania, we will spend one evening close to the capital city.  The rest of our stay will be in Transylvania, at Septimia Hotel in Odorheiu-Secuiesc. In Budapest, our hotel will be in the outskirts of the city.

Please note that in general, hotel rooms are smaller in Europe than in the USA.  We will work hard on ensuring that families stay together (2-3-4 travelers can stay together, as a family).  Room types will be:

  • Single occupancy

  • Double occupancy (1 double bed, or 2 single beds)

  • Family room (1 double bed and 1 single bed)

  • Family apartment (2 rooms, one with 1 double bed and  another one with 2 single beds) 

All of our hotels will be modern and will provide amazing daily breakfast options.  The rooms will be equipped with air conditioning, Wi-Fi, TV, hair dryer, safe and hotels will also offer room service.