Sfântu Gheorghe Tourism, Romania

Visit Sfântu Gheorghe - Best of Sfântu Gheorghe

Sfântu Gheorghe (Romanian pronunciation: [ˈsfɨntu ˈɡe̯orɡe]; Hungarian: Sepsiszentgyörgy or Szentgyörgy, Hungarian pronunciation: [ˈʃɛpʃisɛnɟørɟ] ; Yiddish: סנט דשזארדזש‎) is the capital city of Covasna County, Romania. Located in the central part of the country and in the historical region of Transylvania, it lies on the Olt River in a valley between the Baraolt Mountains and Bodoc Mountains. The city administers two villages, Chilieni (Kilyén) and Coşeni (Szotyor).


Home to pretty treasures, Sfântu Gheorghe is Romania's best kept secret. A vacation to Sfântu Gheorghe can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Sfântu Gheorghe that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

Are you looking for a Sfântu Gheorghe travel itinerary? Create an itinerary within minutes, on your own!

Travel to Sfântu Gheorghe

- Know before you go to Sfântu Gheorghe

Facts and Stats for Sfântu Gheorghe*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sfântu Gheorghe

    Know the pollution level of Sfântu Gheorghe before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20.95 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 21.21 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25.74 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 18.38 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 21.32 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 26.47 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30.15 (Low)
  • Sfântu Gheorghe: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Sfântu Gheorghe for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sfântu Gheorghe.

    • Burglary and Theft 28.47 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.85 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.14 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 58.57 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.71 (Low)
    • Attacks 18.57 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 16.43 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90.28 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25.74 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.57 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 29.29 (Low)
  • Living in Sfântu Gheorghe - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 76.88 (High)
    • Pollution Index 25.22 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.05 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 38.48 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 40.18 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.94 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 67.09 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Sfântu Gheorghe

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sfântu Gheorghe

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.9 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 51.51 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

* Some of the data on this page is powered by Numbeo