3 days / 2 nights

Three-day Southern Transylvania Road Trip, starting in Sibiu

Tour ID: P1058

Day 1
Sibiu  --  Medias  --  Biertan  --  Sighisoara
Travel from Sibiu to Sighisoara, via Medias - Biertan
Stops/ visits:
~ Medias / 
~ Biertan / Biertan Fortified Church
Continue to Sighisoara, sightseeing in Sighisoara.
Sighisoara is one of Europe's best preserved medieval citadels,
a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Dinner and overnight in Sighisoara
Day 1 in brief
Distance traveled: 115 km (72 miles)
Approx. travel time: 2 hours and 5 minutes  (normal traffic, without stops)
Sights/ Activities: medieval architecture, rural Transylvania. 

Day 2
Sighisoara  --  Targu Mures  --  Liliac winery  --  Turda 
After breakfast,
travel from Sighisoara to Turda, via Targu Mures - Liliac winery.
Stops / visits:
~ Targu Mures,
often overlooked by time-starved visitors, this city in central Transylvania
is home to many monumental buildings and great museums.  
~ Optional: detour to Batos to visit Liliac winery / wine tasting.
Sighseeing in Turda, timer permitting - visit Turda Salt mine.
Dinner and overnight in Turda.
Day 2 in brief
Distance traveled: 218 km (137 miles)
Approx. travel time: 3 hours and 55 minutes  (normal traffic, without stops)
(155 km / 97 miles - 2 hours and 55 minutes if visit/ detour to Villa Vinea winery
instead of Liliac winery)
Sights/ Activities: Secession & Neoclassical architecture, rural Transylvania, wine tasting. 

Day 3
Turda  --  village Rimetea  --  Alba Iulia  --  Sibiu
After breakfast,
visit Turda salt mine, Romania's top underground attraction,
then travel to Sibiu, via Rimetea - Alba Iulia.
Stops / visits:
village Rimetea, 
138 carefully preserved traditional houses illustrate the local achitectural style of mid-1800s.
~ Alba Iulia / largest - and best preserved - Vauban fortress in Central and Eastern Europe.
Day 3 in brief
Distance traveled: 165 km (103 miles)
Approx. travel time: 2 hours and 35 minutes  (normal traffic, without stops)
Sights/ Activities: medival achitecture, traditional village, rural Transylvania, Vauban-style fortress. 

This program includes three nights accommodations in

Availability: year-round

Price: from 119 Euros / visitor


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