Most European countries are approaching the vaccination target of 70% of the population. On the other hand, Romania has only a 24.48% vaccination rate which is well below the level of immunization in Europe. Only Bulgaria has a lower vaccination rate than Romania, with 17%.
Despite this, the vaccination rate with at least one dose has exceeded 50% in Bucharest, Romania’s capital. Moreover, 46.7% of Bucharest dwellers received both doses or full treatment. That is why Bucharest, is considered a very safe city for tourists. There is a good reason to travel to Bucharest at ease and to visit the beautiful places the city offers.
Besides, starting from August 1, tourists will enjoy an additional series of relaxation measures. Their presence is most visible when you walk around Bucharest Old Town, one of their favourite destinations in Bucharest.
Adriana G. , project manager at Visit Bucharest Today, talks about the increasing number of foreign tourists in Bucharest by considering the increased number of downloads of the Bucharest Guide for Android phones.
” We noticed an increase of the interactions with our platform during the last months. This started during the football games played in Bucharest at EURO 2020 Final Tournament, but the growth was also visible after those matches. Especially during the last 3 weeks, the growth was 5 times bigger than during the previous period. Tourists are looking for the major attractions of Bucharest – Bucharest Old Town, Palace of Parliament, The Arch of Triumph or Ceausescu’s House, but also for places to enjoy their evenings, such as restaurants, clubs or casinos. ”Adriana G. , project manager Visit Bucharest Today!
After hosting the football games played in Bucharest at EURO 2020, In October 2021, the city is going to host DOTA2 The International 10, a competition which grew so much during the last years. The pool prize is more than 40 million USD and the 18 teams will fiercely fight for the big pot, but also the trophy: Aegis of Champions.
As compared to the whole country, Bucharest is considered to be a safe destination for tourists, and this is why more travelers are expected to visit Romania’s Capital during this summer.
If you travel to Bucharest, you can download the Bucharest guide app for Android phones.