Sibiu County is situated in the historical region of Transylvania, in Romania.
The county’s capital of the same name - Sibiu - is a wonderful tourist destination, with numerous attractions namely its magnificent architecture including Germanic landmarks in its old town - a heritage of the Transylvanian Saxons). There are many sites worth a visit in the city such as the Bridge of Lies and Dumbrava Sibiului Natural Park where stands the "ASTRA" National Museum Complex. Sibiu is the chosen venue for the European Wandering Capital event in 2021!
On the Făgăraș Mountains - Transylvanian Alps - you will be fascinated by the breath-taking views along Transfăgărăşan Road that will take you to amazing spots such as Bâlea Lake and Balea Waterfall. The live webcams will show you a glimpse of the impressive scenery of this county, with remarkable historical landmarks. Visitors in Sibiu County enjoy discovering the Saxon villages with fortified churches such as Biertan - a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Population: approximately 400 thousand people
Other major cities: Mediaș
Popular attractions: Sibiu, Mediaș, Transfăgărășan Road, Mărginimea Sibiului villages, Saxon villages, Negoiu Peak, Cârța Monastery, Castelul de Lut Valea Zânelor (“Clay Castle of the Valley of the Fairies”), Păltiniş mountain resort
Major Airports: Sibiu International Airport (SBZ - Aeroportul Internațional Sibiu)