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Sighisoara is one of the few inhabited fortified cities in Europe and the only conserved in most but lived in Romania. Due to its outstanding architecture, the dominant position and geographical ambience, the city was known since the late nineteenth century "Transylvania Pearl". The plan is typical fortified city founded in the medieval German cities later. Sighisoara is a separate image, and because for centuries, have lived in this burg in better understanding the medieval Romanian, Hungarians, Germans and other nationalities, who have helped each other, creating a multicultural community.
Lies in the central part of the country distances to the main places of economic, administrative, cultural and tourist are not too large: 297 km to Bucharest to Brasov 120 km, 156 km - Cluj-Napoca, 54 km - Targu Mures, 40 km - Székelyudvarhely.
The relief of the citadel, the old part of the Pannonian Sea platform, the existence of hundreds of millennia ago, is cut into terraces Tarnava water flow and restlessness of its tributaries. Sighisoara micromorphology gives the key role Tarnava Big Valley, being a point of intersection of major roads that especially before the development of means of transport, were obliged to pass, which explains the strategic importance of the old fortress, and the transit trade contributed to its economic rise.
Hill Station, Breite (Stejaris) and Hula Danes, are the favorite places of rest and recreation in the city. In these areas a leisure practice, which rebuilds a bridge between man and nature, giving it the possibility that a new framework, to release the pressure of everyday life.


Sighisoara | Sighisoara is situated in Hârtibaci Plateau, Plateau subdivision Tarnavelor, hilly part of the Transylvanian Depression. Laying down the Castle Hill (425 m), hills crowned by medieval castle and spread from southeast to SE in the middle of a huge natural amphitheater, bordered to the north of Stejaris Hill (524 m) and Hula Danesi, S of Meadow Post to climb to Hill Middle (511-603 m) and to E Bradet Hill (524 m)

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Hotel Korona, Sighisoara

Hotel Korona

   Score 8.9/10 out of 8 reviews

Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

  • Hotel with parking  
  • No transport provided

  Last booking: 06/03/2021

Doubletree By Hilton Cavaler, Sighisoara

Doubletree By Hilton Cavaler  

   Score 8.5/10 out of 12 reviews

Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

  • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
  • No transport provided

  Last booking: 05/04/2021

Mercure Sighisoara Binderbubi, Sighisoara

Mercure Sighisoara Binderbubi

   Score 8.7/10 out of 10 reviews

Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

  • Hotel with indoor pool  
  • No transport provided

  Last booking: 05/19/2021

Hotel Europa Kokeltal, Sighisoara

Hotel Europa Kokeltal  

   Score 8.7/10 out of 3 reviews

Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

  • Hotel with children playground  
  • No transport provided
Hotel Central Park , Sighisoara

Hotel Central Park

   Score 9.6/10 out of 1 reviews

Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

  • Full Board  
  • No transport provided
Venesis House, Sighisoara

Venesis House

Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

  • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
  • No transport provided
Casa Wagner, Sighisoara

Casa Wagner

Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

    • No transport provided
    Domeniul Dracula Danes, Sighisoara

    Domeniul Dracula Danes

       Score 9.7/10 out of 2 reviews

    Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

    • Hotel with outdoor pool  
    • No transport provided

      Last booking: 05/18/2021

    Fronius Residence, Sighisoara

    Fronius Residence

    Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

    • Hotel with parking  
    • No transport provided
    Hotel Transilvania, Sighisoara

    Hotel Transilvania

    Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

    • Hotel with parking  
    • No transport provided
    Hotel Sighisoara, Sighisoara

    Hotel Sighisoara

       Score 9.3/10 out of 3 reviews

    Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

    • Full Board  
    • No transport provided

      Last booking: 05/23/2021

    Hotel Poenita, Sighisoara

    Hotel Poenita

    Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

    • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
    • No transport provided
    Pension Norbert, Sighisoara

    Pension Norbert

    Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

      • No transport provided
      Pensiunea Lelila Inn, Sighisoara

      Pensiunea Lelila Inn

      Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

      • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
      • No transport provided
      Imperial Hotel, Sighisoara

      Imperial Hotel

      Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

      • Hotel with parking  
      • No transport provided
      Schassburger Tor, Sighisoara

      Schassburger Tor

      Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

      • Hotel family hotels  
      • No transport provided
      Casa Lily, Sighisoara

      Casa Lily

      Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

        • No transport provided
        Carolina House, Sighisoara

        Carolina House

        Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

          • No transport provided

            Last booking: 05/26/2021

          Hotel Rex, Sighisoara

          Hotel Rex

          Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

            • No transport provided
            Hotel Casa Cu Cerb, Sighisoara

            Hotel Casa Cu Cerb

            Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

              • No transport provided
              Hotel Bulevard Sighisoara, Sighisoara

              Hotel Bulevard Sighisoara

                 Score 10/10 out of 1 reviews

              Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

              • Full Board  
              • No transport provided
              Taschler Haus Boutique Hotel, Sighisoara

              Taschler Haus Boutique Hotel

              Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

                • No transport provided
                Gasthaus Alte Post, Sighisoara

                Gasthaus Alte Post

                Score 5.7/10 out of 1 reviews

                Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

                • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
                • No transport provided
                Casa Cu Usi House Of Doors, Sighisoara

                Casa Cu Usi House Of Doors

                Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

                • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
                • No transport provided
                Casa Lia, Sighisoara

                Casa Lia

                Sighisoara, Transilvania, Romania

                  • No transport provided

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                  Clients remarks about Sighisoara


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                  Costel , group of friends 05/22/2021DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  De vizitat




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                  Paula, family with children 04/27/2021DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Merita vizitat.




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                  BorceaB, couple 02/09/2021DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Investitii putine




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                  Andreea, lonely traveler 11/24/2020DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Orașul Sighisoara este despebit de frumos și reprezintă o valoare inestimabila a acestei țări




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                  Liliana Comănescu, couple 10/25/2020DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Oraș medieval, frumos conservat, o adevărată încântare.




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                  Alexandra, couple 09/29/2020DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Ati, couple 09/20/2020DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Maya, group of friends 09/03/2020DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Sighisoara este cel mai frumos oras din Romania din punctul nostru de vedere.




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                  Mari, group of friends 08/20/2020DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Lori, group of friends 07/18/2020DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  nina, couple 03/10/2020DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  ok




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                  Teodorescu Elena, group of friends 01/06/2020DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Barbu Silvia, family with children 11/06/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Orașul superb




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                  Loredana Bălănici , couple 11/04/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  ionut, family with children 08/12/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  alex, couple 08/06/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Orasul e OK. Nu se mananca prea bine la unele restaurante (din zona centrala, unde am fost).




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                  Andrei Mihai, family with children 07/28/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Mihaela, group of friends 07/19/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Andreea, couple 07/13/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Orasul este foarte curat,mic dar foarte colorat,este ideal pt weekend




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                  LADA MIHAELA, couple 07/08/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Un loc deosebit care merita vizitat.




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                  tanase teodora, group of friends 04/22/2019DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  sighisoara este o locatie ce trebuie adaugata pe lista destinatiilor oricui viu colorata, cu oameni buni, preturi mici in mare parte, plina de istorie si foarte cautata de turisti straini si romani




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                  Ioana , group of friends 12/27/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Liliana, family with children 12/07/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Dumitrașcu mihai, family with children 12/03/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Este un oraș foarte frumos pe care l_am vizitat de 4 ori și pe care l_aş mai vizita de cite ori am ocazia deoarece este un oraș medieval care îți conferă o liniște pe care nu prea o găsești ,priveliști foarte frumoase și multă căldură in suflet .




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                  Apostol Cristina Elena, group of friends 08/21/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Orasul este f frumos. imi place f mult.




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                  Cristina, family with children 08/20/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Sighișoara este un oraș minunat.




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                  Adrian, family with children 08/13/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Veronica, family with children 08/06/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Foarte buna




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                  Ioanes Loredana, couple 07/29/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Iamandi Marinela, couple 04/15/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Eu sunt indragostita de Sighisoara asa ca nu exista alta impresie decat -statiune perfecta




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                  Luigi Varvara, couple 03/28/2018DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Ioana, family with children 04/19/2017DIRECT BOOKING traveler




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                  Moise Ionut, couple 12/27/2016DIRECT BOOKING traveler

                  Stațiune bogata in istorie , excelenta ; comercianții pot învață destul de multe din modul de exprimare al comercianților germani cu activități in aceasta perioada , cand Sighișoara nu poate oferi prea mult datorită anotimpului(se pot organiza mici târguri concentrate cu mixuri de activități , spații in aer liber cu vin fiert si zone protejate cu focuri naturale cu viewuri si panorame excelente )




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                  Adrian Baboniu, family with children 08/26/2015DIRECT BOOKING traveler




                  Arpăsel Nature Reserve

                  Arpăsel Nature Reserve

                  Marginimea Sibiului, RomaniaWith an area of 736 ha, Arpăsel Reserve is located on the north side of Fagaras Mountains, including alpine, subalpine and upper mountain, at 2,500 m to 1,000 m altitude.

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                  Bethlen Castle - Haller, Cetatea de Balta - Alba

                  Bethlen Castle - Haller, Cetatea De Balta - Alba

                  Transilvania, RomaniaBethlen Haller Castle is located in the north-east of the town Cetatea de Balta and is documentary attested in the seventeenth century. Between 1615-1624, it was built having as model theChambord castle in France, by the prince of Transylvania, Gabriel Bethlen.

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                  Balvanyos Fortress

                  Balvanyos Fortress

                  Transilvania, RomaniaThe fortress was built during Balvanyos XI - XII and was inhabited until the eighteenth century family property Apor as a gift from King Ladislas.

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                  Bran Castle

                  Bran Castle

                  Bran Moeciu, RomaniaBran Castle, situated near Bran and in the immediate vicinity of Brasov, is a national monument and landmark in Romania. The fortress is situated on the border between Transylvania and the Romanian Country, the DN73. It is known as "Dracula's Castle" is one of the many places related to Dracula's legend, including the Castle and Castle Poienari Corvin.

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                  Fortress Poenari

                  Fortress Poenari

                  Transfagarasan, RomaniaNear the dam Vidraru top of the mountain fortress, looming Poienari old city, which is reached by climbing 1,480 concrete steps winding through beech forest.

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                  Fagaras Fortress

                  Fagaras Fortress

                  Transilvania, RomaniaFagaras Fortress is the most imposing monument of the province, one of the largest and best preserved of the whole country and even Europe.

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                  Castle Turnu Rosu

                  Castle Turnu Rosu

                  Marginimea Sibiului, RomaniaCastle Boite Turnu Rosu, Romania Sibiu, was first mentioned in a royal document of 1453. Castle, situated in a strategic region was an important custom. According to legend, the castle's name comes from the fact that the castle walls were painted in red with the blood of the Turks defeated in a battle of 1493, while they were retreating to the Romanian Country

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                  Rasnov Fortress

                  Rasnov Fortress

                  Bran Moeciu, RomaniaThe fortress of Râşnov is a old farmhouse (Brasov county). It is one of the best preserved peasant fortress of Transylvania and was built in 13-14 centuries by the inhabitants of the settlement with the same name, the principal purpose to defend themselves against attacks by Tatars

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                  Fortress Rupea

                  Fortress Rupea

                  Transilvania, RomaniaRupea City is located in Brasov county Rupea massive basalt, near the road that connects Transylvania and Moldova and Romanian Country. Rupea fortress was built on the ruins of more ancient fortresses, since during Rumidava called Dacians. being a position high on the hill Cohalm, offers a view up the Plateau Tarnavelor and transforms it into an enviable strategic location.

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                  Citadel Calnic

                  Citadel Calnic

                  Marginimea Sibiului, RomaniaCalnic Citadel is located in the village with the same name, on the road between Sibiu, Sebes, about 40 km from Sibiu, 3 km of road E 60 to the left. Calnic City is one of the most interesting architectural monuments in Romania, occupying a special place among the Transylvanian Saxons fortifications.

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                  Reci Natural Reserve - Covasna

                  Reci Natural Reserve - Covasna

                  Transilvania, RomaniaBirchen Natural Reserve is part of "Birchen of Reci, the Baltic Ozun - Santionlunca" which is one of the largest reserves in Covasna county, complex within it's geologically character, landscape, of the flora and fauna.

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                  Alba Carolina Citadel

                  Alba Carolina Citadel

                  Transilvania, RomaniaCarolina White Castle is the most important tourist attraction in the city of Alba Iulia. Usually constructed during the years 1714-1738, is considered the most representative Vauban fortification bastion in Romania, or even south-eastern Europe.

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                  Targu Mures Medieval Fortress

                  Targu Mures Medieval Fortress

                  Transilvania, RomaniaThe medieval fortress is at the heart of Targu Mures. Built in the early seventeenth century, with strong walls and bastions, well preserved until today, the city has on its premises a reformed church with Gothic architecture of XIV century.

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                  Feldioara Fortress

                  Feldioara Fortress

                  Transilvania, RomaniaFeldioara fortress city today - was on the left bank of the Olt River, 17 km north-west of Brasov. The name of the town today is of Hungarian descent, Fold-Var `` meaning `` Fortress of land, but he was not always this way though. German version is Marienburg and means `` `` Cities. Mary was the patron of the Teutonic Knights and the city of Feldioara is one that can be attributed to their fortifications.

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                  Shoemakers Tower - Sighisoara

                  Shoemakers Tower - Sighisoara

                  Transilvania, Romania Shoemakers Tower is attested for the first time in 1594. In its current form is one of the towers recently, he betraying some influences of baroque architecture. It was rebuilt in 1650.

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                  Medias Fortress

                  Medias Fortress

                  Transilvania, Romania"Civitas Mediensis" has preserved the historical past 17 towers and bastions, walls centuries over seven feet tall, three main and four side doors to access the old city.

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                  Casa Vlad Dracula - Sighisoara

                  Casa Vlad Dracula - Sighisoara

                  Transilvania, Romania Vlad Dracul House is one of the oldest buildings in the city. It is located left of the small markets of the Clock Tower and the view is framed late Gothic architecture.

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                  Covered Staircase - Sighisoara

                  Covered Staircase - Sighisoara

                  Transilvania, RomaniaCovered staircase is located in the southern end of School Street. It was built in 1654, during Mayor J. Both.

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                  Slimnic Fortress

                  Slimnic Fortress

                  Transilvania, RomaniaSlimnic fortress of one of the most important sights of the county, which is listed as historical monuments, located on the outskirts of Sibiu former chair, before they parted hills Medias seat, was built entirely of brick exterior walls are supported by stepped buttresses.

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                  Tailors Tower - Sighisoara

                  Tailors Tower - Sighisoara

                  Transilvania, RomaniaTailors Tower is located in the second gateway into the city, he also was called the Great Tower of the rear gate. Probably dating from the thirteenth century or the fourteenth century, he shows us an architecture of great simplicity and massiveness.

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                  Blacksmith Tower - Sighisoara

                  Blacksmith Tower - Sighisoara

                  Transilvania, RomaniaBlacksmith Tower dominates the massive to the entire northeast side of the Citadel of Sighisoara. Planimetric development he has a rectangular and a rectangular volume, developed on three levels.

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                  Princes Palace

                  Princes Palace

                  Transilvania, RomaniaLocated near Alba Iulia Roman Catholic Cathedral, the main palace was built in the fifteenth century. It plays a residence of the princes of Transylvania, as amended and extended in the sixteenth century the seventeenth century.

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                  Clock Tower - Sighisoara Citadel

                  Clock Tower - Sighisoara Citadel

                  Transilvania, Romania The Clock Tower was called the "Tower Gate", actually below the first name that is known only from the early eighteenth century. Although fitted with wooden clock with mechanism made in 1604, watchmaker and Sighisoara in 1648, led by master watchmaker Jhonn Krischel replaces the old facility with a new metal, he will not mind ourselves in Sighisoara with this logo until much later .

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                  Church on the Hill - Sighisoara

                  Church On The Hill - Sighisoara

                  Transilvania, RomaniaChurch on the Hill is by far the most valuable monument of ecclesiastical architecture of Sighisoara. She is a representative of the Gothic style buildings in our country, it is in terms of size, third in Romania.

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                  Fortified Church Saschiz

                  Fortified Church Saschiz

                  Transilvania, RomaniaSaschiz is situated in Mures county, in the south-east of the Plateau Tarnavelor at the foot of wooded hills. This troubled history of the Middle Ages left us testimony two divisions.

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                  House with Deer - Sighisoara

                  House With Deer - Sighisoara

                  Transilvania, RomaniaHouse with Stag named after the deer head mounted on one corner of the building. Architectural design is a specific Transylvanian Renaissance.

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