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Sighisoara Historic Center

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Address: Piata Cetatii Nr.1 | Center of Sighisoara, Sighisoara 545400, Romania
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+40 745 501 861
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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Beautiful old town

This is the town I liked the most in our trip to Romania. There are many attractions, extensively covered elsewhere so there's no need to repeat. I liked the cobble stoned alleys... read more

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Israel
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This is the town I liked the most in our trip to Romania. There are many attractions, extensively covered elsewhere so there's no need to repeat. I liked the cobble stoned alleys that go out of the central square and the covered wooden passage that goes down from the church to one of the citadel gates (these are not the... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Worth the visit, very picturesque. Lots of photo opportunities, to include the house where Dracula was born and many small souvenir shops.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It worth to come to Sighisoara only to check the Historic Center of it... You won't regret it for sure!

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Island of Gozo, Malta
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Reviewed 1 week ago

cool, quiet place with lots of bars and restaurants. A lovely church to look at and sights to see. Dracula restaurant is here. we didn't go as i heard from friends the food is poor and their is not much to look at. But its up to you if you go.....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Most suitable holiday for a comeback în tine of knights & fairies, tales & medieval stories...yoopy!

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Thank Mateescu A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you lke historic towns/cities you may fall in love with this place. If you have already seen plenty and are not a historical cities geek it may not be so special for you. However if you are somewhere nearby it would be shame to miss the place.

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Thank sackrebleu
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Obligatory to see in Romania. The old architecture will impress everyone. Ideal for long walks (even in the rain - as I experienced).

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Thank Paweł C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice walk throughout the historical sights . Beatifull view . Its a must if you are visiting Transilvania .

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Sacramento, California, United States
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this town. We spent the night and walked around town during the day and night. We went into the historic center. Very interesting place.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Main attraction, you can't miss it! You'll find the Clock Tower here wich also works as the City History Museum.

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