Attractions in Transylvania

Maybe the best known region in Romania, Transylvania is one of the most popular destinations in the country. Castles, fortresses, UNESCO World Heritage Sites and the tall peaks of the Carpathians create a unique landscape and memorable vacations. On this page you’ll discover some of the finest attractions in Transylvania.

The Fortified Church of Saschiz: 500 Years Back in Time

fortified chuech of Saschiz

Part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Romania, the fortified church of Saschiz is one of the highlights of Transylvania’s Saxon heritage.  Read more ›

Explore Transylvania: Five One Day Trips from Sibiu You Should Take

Fagaras Mountains

Sibiu is a great choice for taking one day trips across Transylvania, and our insider’s guide will offer you the best ideas and tips for a memorable vacation. Read more ›

Sureanu Mountains: Magical Wilderness and Holy Dacian Sites

sureanu mountains

Isolated and wild, with scattered villages, with ancient and mysterious ruins, Sureanu Mountains are in all possible ways far from the beaten track. Read more ›

Alma Vii: Awakening a World of Saxon Traditions

Considered by many the best kept secret of Transylvania, the small community of Alma Vii is a rare presence even in a region that’s world famous for its traditional rural landscape. Read more ›

Five One Day Trips from Brasov You Should Take

one day trips from brasov

Our insiders’ guide to the top five one day trips from Brasov will guide you in choosing the best options for your vacation in Transylvania. Read more ›

Sarmizegetusa Regia: The Legendary Capital of the Dacians

Sarmizegetusa Regia

Hidden in the dense forests of the Carpathians, Sarmizegetusa Regia is one of the oldest, most surprising and mysterious attractions in Romania.  Read more ›

Banffy Castle: From Medieval Times to Electric Music

banffy castle

If you’re wondering what history, ruins, tales of castles and electric music all have in common, the answer is simple: Banffy Castle from Bontida. Read more ›

Best Things to Do in Alba Iulia and Around

Our top 10 things to do in Alba Iulia and around will guide you in exploring this beautiful land, including the most iconic attractions and the best activities. Read more ›

The Fortified Church from Prejmer: Almost Invincible For Centuries

Prejmer fortified church

The fortified church from Prejmer was conquered only once, but went through 50 sieges during its hundreds of years of existence. Read more ›

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