Guided Walking Tour in Sibiu
Discover the enchanting city of Sibiu during a 1.5-hour guided walking excursion that unveils its rich history and captivating beauty. Begin your journey at the historic Huet Square and then follow the winding path through Piata Mica, where architectural marvels and a charming atmosphere await. Finally, experience the grandeur of Piata Mare, immersing yourself in Sibiu’s cultural vibrancy and timeless elegance.
Price / 29 USD
You can pay online
1 hour 30 minutes
Included / excluded
Local tour guide
1.5-hour guided walking tour
Food and drinks
Experience the captivating allure of Sibiu during a 1.5-hour walking exploration that delves into its history and exquisite beauty. Embarking on a journey through the annals of time, we unveil the enigmatic stories and hidden gems that have molded this enchanting destination. Prepare your walking footwear, as we embark on a 1.5-hour escapade through the charming streets of Sibiu.
Our odyssey commences at Huet Square, a delightful corner of the city adorned with historical treasures. Pause to appreciate the awe-inspiring Lutheran Cathedral, an emblem of towering Gothic craftsmanship. As you stand in its shadow, transport yourself to eras long past, where the echoes of bygone centuries resonate within the very walls. Progressing along the quaint alleys of Piata Mica, be immersed in the romance exuded by the medieval splendor, with colorful facades and ornate balconies adorning this gem.
Presently, we find ourselves in the bustling nucleus of Sibiu—the Big Square (Piata Mare). Upon entering this sprawling plaza, brace yourself for the overwhelming grandeur encompassing you. Allow your gaze to be captured by the resplendent Brukenthal Palace, a baroque marvel that once harbored Transylvania’s inaugural museum. Admire the steadfast Council Tower, vigilantly guarding the square since the 13th century, offering panoramic vistas that truly take your breath away.
Perambulate through the square, soaking in the vibrant ambience of cafes, boutiques, and local purveyors. Pause to admire the captivating architecture, from the vivid facades of the Council House to the intricately adorned arches of the Catholic Church. Whilst exploring, allow the essence of Sibiu to envelop you, as its dynamic pulse courses through the very cobblestones beneath your feet.
Departing from the bustling square, our trajectory now leads us to the peaceful refuge of Citadel Park. A verdant sanctuary unfolds, inviting you to wander its trails and relish in its natural splendor. Inhale deeply and savor the invigorating air as you revel in the tranquility encompassing you. Traverse the park, encountering vestiges of the old city walls, a poignant testament to Sibiu’s fortified heritage.
Amidst your meandering through Citadel Park, bask in the spellbinding vistas of the cityscape and the undulating hills beyond. Gaze upon the iconic Cibin River, sinuously weaving its narrative through the landscape, as if murmuring tales of Sibiu’s past. Permit the park’s serenity to envelop your senses, offering a soothing respite from the vivacious vigor of the city.
As our voyage draws to a conclusion, take a moment to contemplate the marvels you’ve encountered in Sibiu. From ancient ramparts to bustling plazas, this city has ensnared the hearts of countless souls throughout epochs. Its storied history, vibrant cultural mosaic, and breathtaking panoramas converge to craft a tapestry that shall eternally etch itself into the annals of your memory.
Meet your guide in front of the Info Center at the City Hall, Large Square entrance.
This tour will take place rain or shine.