Is Bucharest safe for LGBTQ travelers?
Yes. Bucharest is the most accepting city in Romania, with a large LGBT community, many gay places to hang out and an annual Pride Parade. As long as you are discreet in public, you will be perfectly fine.
What is the gayest area in Bucharest?
Old Town is by far the main gay venue in Bucharest. The hipster Floreasca area has few LGBT-friendly bars as well.
Is Bucharest a gay destination?
Don’t expect a gay scene like in Barcelona or Fort Lauderdale, but Bucharest city center evolved in the last years and has sufficient gay places to have fun.
What are the well known gay bars in Bucharest?
A handful of gay bars and really trendy queer friendly places are located in and around the Old Town. To name a few: Thor’s Hammer, Control Club, Linea (gorgeous rooftop bar), Apollo111.
Are any gay clubs in Bucharest?
Yes. Based on suggestions from local gays: Q Club (the official gay club in Bucharest), Gaia Boutique Club, Red Heart. Of course, all these are in the Old Town and City Center.