Republicii Avenue



Listen to the hustle and bustle, observe the movement and life of the city, while admiring stunning Secession, Baroque, Classicist or Eclectic buildings. Live the #Oradea experience!

A lovely walk! Maybe you find it hard to believe that you can still find surprising things in Oradea after seeing the Union Square with all its beauties. But, as soon as you take a walk across Saint Ladislaus bridge and look towards the State Theatre, you will be convinced that Oradea has many more aces up its sleeve. Calea Republicii – the longest pedestrian street in the city, starts right next to the beautiful Poynar House and has something for everyone.


600 meters of good cheer and fabulous buildings


Take a walk along Republicii Avenue and you’ll discover a true Secession architecture monument. The pedestrian street starts with Poynar House, built in Art Nouveau style, it continues with Rimanóczy Sr. Palace – a surprising piece of architecture with Venetian influence, after which your steps will bring you in front of some of the most representative palaces in Oradea: Moskovits Miksa Palace, Stern Palace and Apollo Palace. They are uniquely beautiful and you’ll have a hard time trying to choose one as a favorite.


And the experience is just starting: Republicii Avenue offers you dozens of options for relaxation, fun or shopping. From cafes and restaurants with live music, pastries, or ice cream parlours to shops with traditional Romanian products, antiques, decorative objects, souvenirs and internationally renowned brands – you’ll find all of these here, stylishly placed along the Avenue.

You will just feel "carried away" on Republicii Avenue and the experience will be a very natural one. The pedestrian-only street is animated until late in the evening by tourists and locals, both eager to taste local specialities and admire the architecture. You will surely feel great among them.


However short your stay in Oradea, Republicii Avenue is the place where you'll feel the rhythm of the city from early morning till late in the evening. Whether you are alone or in good company, try to catch the sunset here because it is a beautiful sight! 

What to Do

How many walks does it take to fall in love with a city? When you're in Oradea, only one. Each route you start has something special to catch the eye. Whether you want to rediscover old history, enjoy a moment of reconnection in the middle of nature or a special evening in the city, Oradea and Bihor County will always have something to seduce you, regardless of the season.

What to See

Discover a lively, fresh, and welcoming city! Living energy in a surprising architectural landscape that includes: 89 Art Nouveau buildings and monuments, 26 buildings classified as historical monuments, 25 valuable buildings proposed for classification as historical monuments and 38 buildings with indisputable architectural value. Create your own itinerary for an unforgettable #citybreak in the #ArtNouveau city!

Travel Wise

Oradea is an old hub of many European trade routes and has always been easily accessible. Find out all the information about how to get to #Oradea, where to stay, what to visit, and what kind of activities you can book online for you and your friends and family! #FamilyTrip #Accessibility