Sibiu Tourism

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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The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Sibiu

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

    • Air Pollution 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 26.79 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 32.14 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 1.79 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 30.36 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • How safe is Sibiu for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Sibiu.

    • Burglary and Theft 20.83 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 26.47 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 22.22 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 72.22 (High)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35.29 (Low)
    • Attacks 27.78 (Low)
    • Drug offense 26.39 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 86.11 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 34.72 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.06 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.94 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Sibiu is 160.47 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 70.79 (High)
    • Climate Index 69.39 (High)
    • Pollution Index 20.69 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 29.44 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 37 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 60.19 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.13 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 50.56 (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.

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.04 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.42 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 58.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.47 USD

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