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Cluj-Napoca: Sighisoara and Biertan Fortified Church Tour

Product ID: 232627
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Learn about local Medieval architecture from Transylvania. You can enjoy the hilly landscapes, as you walk on the narrow and romantic streets of Sighisoara.
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Duration: 1 day
Starting time 8:00 AM
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  • Learn stories connected to the Dracula legend
  • Visit two UNESCO sites
  • Meet a Gypsy coppersmith family
Full description
Your tour will begin as you depart from Cluj in the morning. You will stop on the way to the village of Biertan, where you will visit a 15th-century Saxon fortified church.

Of all of the 200 fortified churches from Transylvania, Biertan church is the biggest, and has been named as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Next, you will continue your journey for Sighisoara, with a stop on the way to visit a Gypsy coppersmith family where you will assist at a work demonstration. You will then arrive in Sighisoara, where you will have lunch in a local restaurant and visit the fortress, which is also UNESCO World Heritage. You will then get back to Cluj in the late afternoon, at which point your tour will conclude.
  • English-speaking guide/driver
  • Transport by car with air conditioning (gas, road tax and parking taxes included)
  • Entry tickets for the site visits
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
What’s Not Included
  • Meals and drinks
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility, as there are stairs to climb and descend
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