A lot of tourists are visiting Bucharest during winter due to its festive atmosphere. Everything is decorated for the winter Holidays so your Bucharest vacation in the cold season will be special. If you don’t like the cold weather, no worries, the city has offers for everyone. So if you think of what you could possibly do in Bucharest in winter and not get cold here you have some ideas.
Carturesti Carousel is a book library situated on six levels where you can explore art, socialize and have a special cultural experience right in the heart of the Romanian Capital. The place has a bistro, a multimedia center, and an art gallery. The library is hosted by a house that is over 100 years old. You can easily reach the place from Le Boutique Hotel Moxa.
The special hot drink in winter here is mulled wine. There are a lot of places that serve mulled wine and here are some of our picks:
Arcade Café is situated in the center of Old Town, the atmosphere is a bit cluttered but they serve mulled wine with rum for a change. At the Club of The National Museum of the Romanian Peasant, you can serve mulled wine and enjoy a picturesque ambiance as the club is associated with the museum. A lot of cultural and interesting events are held at the club. You can also visit the museum situated in a historical neo- Romanian building.
Piua Book Bar has a tasty mulled wine with cinnamon and a collection of books to make you want to just sip some of the delicious drink and read your favorite book.
If you like board games, there is a place where they have both games and mulled wine. And you won’t spend a fortune for a good time there. Check out the Epic Bar. If you look for special recipes, Energiea has their own mulled wine recipe: anise, cinnamon, red apple, orange peel, and clove.
Bucharest has the largest recreation, wellness and entertainment center in Europe. Recently opened, Therme has the largest botanical garden in Romania with 800,000 plants and 500 palm trees. The whole complex is built on 2500,000 sqm of which 30000 sqm are covered. The water in the pools is always over 30 degrees Celsius, and the complex has three main themed areas.
In the Galaxy area, you can find a pool with waves and 1,3 km of water slides. The pool here spreads on 560 sqm and has 6 programs that imitate the sea waves. The walls are decorated with 600 m of printed glass reflecting our galaxy. The Palm area is the most popular, with a giant pool surrounded by palm trees and orchids. You can enjoy the 30 degrees water in the pool and watch the snow falling on the roof of the complex. How cool is that? The Elysium area has a pool with selenium, themed saunas, and massage rooms. This is a place that you should not miss while in Bucharest.
Looking for adventure? The biggest climbing room in Romania is in Bucharest and it is 15,5 meters high with tracks for all tastes and levels. The climbing room has coaching services, so if it’s a first, no worries, a coach will assist you!
There are a lot of things you can do indoors in Bucharest. Explore what you like during your vacation here!