Sibiu Tourism

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Sibiu (Romanian pronunciation: [siˈbiw], antiquated Sibiiu; German: Hermannstadt [ˈhɛʁmanʃtat], Transylvanian Saxon dialect: Härmeschtat, Hungarian: Nagyszeben [ˈnɒɟsɛbɛn]) is a city in Transylvania, Romania, with a population of 147,245. Located some 215 km (134 mi) north-west of Bucharest, the city straddles the Cibin River, a tributary of the river Olt. Now the capital of Sibiu County, between 1692 and 1791 and 1849–65 Sibiu was the capital of the Principality of Transylvania. Sibiu is one of the most important cultural centres of Romania and was designated the European Capital of Culture for the year 2007, along with the city of Luxembourg. Formerly the centre of the Transylvanian Saxons, the old city of Sibiu was ranked as "Europe's 8th-most idyllic place to live" by Forbes in 2008. The city administers the Păltiniș ski resort.

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A place in Romania, Sibiu is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Sibiu.

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Facts and Stats for Sibiu*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sibiu

    Know the pollution level of Sibiu before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 21.88 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 28.13 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 3.13 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Sibiu: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 77.78 (High)
    • Car Stealing 22.22 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 33.33 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 30.56 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.11 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.44 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33.33 (Low)
  • Living in Sibiu - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Sibiu is 153.94 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 70.31 (High)
    • Climate Index 69.39 (High)
    • Pollution Index 14.66 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33.29 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 37.89 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 56.02 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.94 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 42.95 (Very Low)
    • 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 Sibiu

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sibiu

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.2 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.09 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.51 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 69.56 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.85 USD

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

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