Guided tour

From Sighisoara: Half-Day Tour to Malancrav & Biertan

From Sighisoara: Half-Day Tour to Malancrav & Biertan

Activity provider: Carpathian Travel

From US$ 67.64 per person

This half-day trip in the surroundings of Sighisoara will lead you to the former bishopric of Biertan with its fortified churches. You will also visit Malancrav, which shelters one of the most important fortified churches in Transylvania.

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Visit the former bishopric of Biertan with its fortified church
  • Discover the village with one of the largest Saxon populations in the region
  • Travel to Malancrav a place surrounded by beautiful landscapes
Full description
Biertan is one of the most important Saxon villages with fortified churches in Transylvania, having been on the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites since 1993. Visit the Biertan fortified church which was the see of the Lutheran Evangelical Bishop in Transylvania between 1572 and 1867 and has one of the largest Saxon populations in the region. Next, you will travel to Malancrav, small village dating from the early years of the 14th century and an absolute must for the travelers curious to discover a place, surrounded by beautiful landscapes, where time almost stands still. You will also visit a fortified church here. You will return in Sighisoara in the aftermoon.
  • Transport with Sighisoara bus to/from Sighisoara
  • Specialized, English-speaking guide
  • Map of Romania
  • Food and drinks
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Entrance fees
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Piata Muzeului 6, Venetian House

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Smoking in the vehicle
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5 /5

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It was amazing experience!!!

I would recommend everyone to make this tour. This two villages are a treasure for world herirage. Guide Tour was extremately kind and helpful and he explained us a lot of interesting stuff with passion.

September 2, 2018

Our guide was great and we enjoyed our trip.

August 29, 2021

Product ID: 135411