The Transylvanian city of Sibiu is one of Romania’s most scenic cultural capitals, but covering all of the sights takes local know-how. During this in-depth guided tour, you’ll hit the main attractions in the 12th-century medieval quarter, from Gothic churches to Romania’s first pharmacy. Cover hundreds of years of history, making stops at Renaissance and Art Nouveau landmarks. Well-suited for travelers short on time, the tour covers all the historical highlights.
Explore Transylvanian highlights away from the tourist crowds and benefit from your guide’s undivided attention on a private tour of Corvin Castle and Alba Iulia, leaving the hustle and bustle of the city behind as you gain insight into the wider region’s history and culture from your guide. Travel with ease between dispersed locations via air-conditioned vehicle, and save time finding a meeting point with included hotel pickup and drop-off.
Delve into Romanian history on a full-day tour from Sibiu. Visit Hunedoara’s beautiful Corvin Castle, which seems plucked straight from a fairy tale, and uncover the region’s ancient Roman roots in Alba Iulia. With round-trip transport, it’s an easy way to see the far and fascinating reaches of central Romania without a car.
Transylvania is famous for its Gothic landmarks, but appreciating their historical significance on a self led tour can be difficult. Discover the medieval past of Bran Castle and learn more about its association with Bram Stoker’s Dracula on a tour from Sibiu, then explore the historic city of Brașov and its Gothic architecture, with insights provided by your guide. Relax after a day’s sightseeing with hotel pickup and drop-off included.
The Transfagarasan road is famously dubbed the most beautiful road in Romania. Visit this scenic destination in the Făgăraș Mountains, as well as waterfalls and viewpoints, without navigating road conditions on this small-group tour from Sibiu. Sections of the mountain road are closed from November to the end of June, during which the tour includes a ride on the cable car to Balea Lake. Tour is provided in a minivan, with places limited to 7 people.
Opt for a self-guided tour that brings the medieval history of Sibiu to life with an immersive app that reveals the Old Town via a series of clues and riddles. Ideal for families and those that prefer to travel independently, this game allows you to explore at your own pace while also orienting yourself in the capital of Transylvania.
Is this your first time in Sibiu? Are you fascinated by everything around you and curious to discover the events that shaped this 900-year-old medieval city?
We invite you to enjoy a charming walk through the medieval City of Sibiu, accompanied by our certified guides, who master the art of storytelling.
Our Daily Sightseeing Tour will take you on a 1.5h guided tour of the Old Town, with its medieval squares, many churches and special charm.
The Tour will encompass all main attractions of the city: The Main Square, The Small Square, The Huet Square and the Cetăţii Street, with all highlights.
Our guide will feed your curiosity and share with you the hidden stories behind famous attractions, such as The Liar’s Bridge and the Eyes of Sibiu’s roofs.
Discover the Saxon history of Transylvania with this small-group tour from Sibiu. Visit several of the region’s most important attractions, each with its own ties to the Saxon settlement of the region. See the fortified church of Biertan, the walled citadel of Sighișoara, and the colorful medieval center of Medias, as your tour guide shares their history with you. Places on this tour are limited to 7 people.
Explore several attractions within Transylvania’s stunning Hunedoara region during this private, full-day multi-stop tour. Enjoy panoramic views overlooking the city of Deva from its medieval-era hilltop fort, explore stunning Corvin Castle, one of Europe’s largest, and visit a centuries-old, star-shaped fortress in Alba Iulia. Comfortable, air-conditioned and Wi-Fi-equipped car transfers from Sibiu are included.
Uncover the breathtaking Transfagarasan road and its winding path across the wilderness of the Carpathians, above 2,000 meters altitude. This is the perfect day trip from Sibiu if you want to add to your list one of the must-see attractions of Romania.
On the way back to Sibiu, we stop to visit another special site, the ruins of the Cistercian Abbey from Carta.
This is a private tour that includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
The Transfăgărășan is a paved mountain road crossing the southern section of the Carpathian Mountains of Romania. According to TopGear it is the "best road in the world". Join us on a full day tour to see the beauty of the spectacular Făgăraș Mountains and learn how the Transfăgărășan Road was built. Enjoy a brief stop at Bâlea Lake and afterwards we head towards Vidraru Dam an imposing 166 meters high dam. On our way back to Sibiu we'll make a quick stop to visit the Clay Castle.
Experience some of Transylvania's lesser-known natural and cultural treasures on this full-day combo tour from Sibiu. Take the scenic alpine Transfagarasan highway, one of Europe's highest road, into the Fagaras Mountains, where you'll hike to the glacial Balea Lake. Admire the diverse architecture of Romania at the Gothic Cistercian Abbey near Cârţa and the stately 18th-century Brukenthal Palace, a masterwork of Baroque style.
Delve into the ancient history of Transylvania during a private tour of Bran Castle (Dracula’s Castle) and Rasnov Fortress from Sibiu. An ideal introduction for first-time visitors, this private tour ensures you receive the undivided attention of your guide and comes with the flexibility to tweak your itinerary to include additional stops. Plus, letting someone else drive gives you more time to enjoy the area’s spectacular scenery.
We leave Sibiu and drive on the most scenic road of Romania- Transfagarasan. Once we reach Balea Lake, we are leaving the car and start the hiking adventure in Fagaras Mountain Range.
Our hiking trail starts from 2030 m or 6660 ft, climb onto the left bank of glacier dale and it reach the maximum altitude of 2351 m or 7713 ft. after 2 hrs. Along this hike you will admire Transfagarasan Scenic Road and take some stunning pictures of the wild nature of Carpathian Mountains.
Depending on your physical condition, weather and your equipment, we can extend this hiking tour, reaching the fifth highest peak or Fagaras Massif.
Once we finish the hike we can descend to Balea Lake, the place where we dropped the car and we can have a nice lunch.
Before starting the tour, your mountain guide will give you all the necessary information so you can choose the difficulty (easy or medium) of the trail and the time you will spend hiking. For this tour we require hiking boots and a good rain jacket.
Visit two of Transylvania’s most iconic destinations during this private full-day excursion to Bran Castle and Rasnov Citadel. Experience the real-life setting of the Dracula legend. Listen to explanations from your own personal English and German-speaking guide. Learn about everyday life in medieval times during a tour of the imposing hilltop fortress. Air-conditioned vehicle transfers from Sibiu are included.
Step back in time to Romania of the Middle Ages on a tour of three historic villages in the heart of Transylvania. See the important fortified churches of Biertan and Malancrav, and then visit the perfectly preserved Saxon village of Sighisoara, where buildings appear little unchanged from the 15th century. Climb the town's clock tower and covered staircase to the Church on the Hill, and see the house where legendary warlord Vlad the Impaler, was born.
Play king of the road on this private full-day tour along the Transfagarasan Highway, starting in Sibiu. Meet your professional driver and guide in Sibiu, then strap into your personal car and kick back for the ride of a lifetime, on one of Romania’s most iconic roads. Watch the dramatic Carpathian Mountains roll by beyond the window as you listen to your choice of music. Just be sure to make a few pitstops along the way, at some of Romania’s friendly towns.
Visit a selection of Transylvania’s top sights during this private, full-day excursion from Sibiu. Travel comfortably between locations in an air-conditioned and chauffeured vehicle, with hotel pickup and drop-off provided. Listen to commentary from your own personal tour guide as you visit attractions like Corvin Castle, the mysterious Dacian Fortresses, and picturesque Alba Iulia.
Enjoy a beautiful one day Tour from Sibiu to Biertan, Sighișoara and Mediaș, visiting not one but two UNESCO World Herritage Sites. Learn about the beautiful history of these old towns and see some of the most well preserved fortifications.
Take a private one day tour from Sibiu to discover the unique history and culture of Transylvania.
The trip includes visits to three UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the fortified churches of Biertan and Viscri, plus the medieval town of Sighisoara.
The tour includes also the hotel pickup and drop-off.
Make the most of your time in Transylvania on a bike tour of the region’s cultural highlights. Zip between sites with ease, while still enjoying an intimate experience of landmarks including Cisnădioara’s fortified church, Emil Cioran Memorial House, and the pastoral villages Poplaca and Rășinari. Meet your guide at a central Sibiu location, and benefit from their insight as you explore the region together.
A professional guided birdwatching trip, starting from Sibiu. Can be a birding tour done by car or can be mixed, car and trekking, depending by your choise, we can design the tour according to your desire.
Sibiu surroundings offers different areal for birding, from water birds on Olt River reservoirs to alpine birds, in top of the mountains. It is very helpful for us, if we know some of the species you want to see so we can draw a proper route for you. Our guides are very good professionals, from Sibiu area and they know the places very well.
We are doing this tour all year around, every season is interesting and offers a good number of species. Please tell us your prioritary species you wan to see, so we’ll know how to design your route.
On all tours, we will go by car to the places but there, we need to walk a little, some species can be seen close to the places were we can drive the car, other need some low-medium trekking.
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