- Day 1: Sibiu – the most beautiful medieval city in Romania
- Day 2: Slimnic fortress – the ruins of a former larger citadel Valea Viilor fortified church – a church that looks like a fortress Medias – a small town with a medieval city centre Sighisoara – the only inhabited citadel in Europe
- Day 3: Saschiz fortified church – a UNESCO heritage monument Rupea fortress – amazing view from the hill Brasov – a medieval city with the biggest Gothic church in Romania
Details of the tour:
Sibiu medieval city
Your Medieval Transylvania tour will start in Bucharest where your guide will pick you up from your hotel or the airport. After a 4.5 hour ride, you will stop in Sibiu. Considered the most beautiful medieval city in Romania, Sibiu is an open-air museum. Spend your afternoon exploring its narrow streets and admiring its old houses. You will have the chance to visit its medieval churches and to see its fortification walls and towers. For the night you will remain here, in a cosy hotel.
Accommodation in Sibiu
You can also try the Road trip in Transylvania.
Medieval places in Transylvania: Slimnic, Valea Viilor and Sighisoara
Your second day will be very busy, so after your delicious breakfast start your adventure in Transylvania with Slimnic fortress. Located just outside Sibiu, in Slimnic you will discover the ruins of an interesting fortress. Explore them and after that go to Valea Viilor, where you will see the first fortified church in this tour. Here you will find out more about the fortified churches in Transylvania and their important role in the villages. The Valea Viilor church is on the UNESCO heritage sites list.
Your next stop will be in Medias: Medias is a small town and not very touristic, but here you will have a surprise: the old town of this industrial city dates back from hundred years ago and it is very well preserved!
Your last stop for this day will be in Sighisoara, a romantic citadel of UNESCO heritage. Explore this amazing jewel and spend your night here.
If you want to visit other UNESCO heritage sites in Romania, book our UNESCO tour in Romania.
Rupea fortress and Brasov medieval city
Your 3-day itinerary in Transylvania will end today, but not before visiting Brasov. Brasov medieval city will be your last visit of the day. Discover its old town with ancient buildings, the Black church and other remains from medieval times. You will love Brasov and you will want to spend more time here, but say goodbye and leave it behind to go to Bucharest. After a 3 hour ride, your guide will drop you off at your hotel in Bucharest.