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Sighișoara (Romanian pronunciation: [siɡiˈʃo̯ara]; German: Schäßburg, pronounced [ˈʃɛsbʊɐ̯k]; Hungarian: Segesvár, pronounced [ˈʃɛɡɛʃvaːr] ; Latin: Castrum Sex) is a city on the Târnava Mare River in Mureș County, Romania. Located in the historic region of Transylvania, Sighișoara has a population of 28,102 according to the 2011 census. The city administers seven villages: Angofa, Aurel Vlaicu, Hetiur, Rora, Șoromiclea, Venchi and Viilor.


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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 Sighișoara

  • Save 7% From Sighisoara: Half-Day Tour to Malancrav & Biertan
    From Sighisoara: Half-Day Tour to Malancrav & Biertan New on TripHobo

    Duration: 5 Hrs

    This half-day trip in the surroundings of Sighisoara will lead you to the former bishopric of Biertan with its fortified chur...

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    Duration: 5 Hrs

    This walking food tour takes you to the UNESCO protected citadel (Burg) and to the lower old center. You will have the chance...

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  • Save 7% 2-Hour Small-Group Walking Tour of Sighisoara
    2-Hour Small-Group Walking Tour of Sighisoara New on TripHobo

    Duration: 2 Hrs

    Enjoy a 2-hour walk through Sighioara's hilly streets with their original medieval architecture, magical mix of winding cobbl...

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  • Private Transfer : Sighisoara to Airports
    Private Transfer : Sighisoara to Airports New on TripHobo

    Duration: Flexible

    Make the final days of your Transylvania vacation stress free by booking this transfer from your accommodation in Sighisoara ...

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Facts and Stats for Sighișoara*

  • Pollution Statistics in Sighișoara

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

    • Air Pollution 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 34.38 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 36.36 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • Sighișoara: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 27.94 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 10.29 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 79.41 (High)
    • Car Stealing 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 21.88 (Low)
    • Drug offense 26.47 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 94.12 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 60.94 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 23.44 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.31 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 35.94 (Low)
  • Living in Sighișoara - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Sighișoara is 149.18 (High)

    • Safety Index 70.44 (High)
    • Climate Index 69.71 (High)
    • Pollution Index 48.98 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 17.6 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 33.16 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 65.69 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.02 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 48.1 (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 Sighișoara

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.33 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.08 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 57.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.07 USD

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

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