Militari is a district in western Bucharest renowned for its high-end shopping and contemporary theatre entertainment. This affluent neighbourhood keeps you well-connected with the rest of the city, but also entices you to explore a little deeper with its historic buildings and diverse culture.
Things to do
Militari is known for its excellent shopping opportunities, so make sure you set aside plenty of time to browse through the district’s shops. The Plaza Romania is one of the finest shopping malls in the city, where you’ll find a wealth of shops in addition to other exciting attractions including bowling, cinemas and play areas for the kids.
No visit to Bucharest will feel complete without travelling around the city and admiring some of the historic sights. Undoubtedly, the most famous landmark in the city is the imposing Parliament Palace, the world’s largest parliamentary building in the centre of the city.
Bucharest is well connected by public transport with a wide network consisting of metro trains, buses and trams. The closest airport to the city is Henri Coanda International Airport, which is linked to central Bucharest by bus or train. You can also find taxis available if you’d prefer more private means to get around.