Sfântu Gheorghe Tourism

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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.

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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 18.94 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 21.43 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 26.72 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 17.24 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 21.55 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25.86 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.1 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 27.59 (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 30.15 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 21.09 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.88 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 61.36 (High)
    • Car Stealing 14.71 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.41 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 19.7 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 17.42 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 89.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 73.53 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 26.56 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.06 (Low)
  • Living in Sfântu Gheorghe - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 75.83 (High)
    • Pollution Index 23.46 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.33 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 39.18 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 39.19 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.54 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 67.01 (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 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.67 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 32.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 78.01 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 51.75 USD

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

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