Alina Ovesea
[Alina Ovesea]
2019-11-04 16:08:26

Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

[natural]

english
3
30 RON
29
Difficulty


When to visit

This autumn trip is recommended when the leafs of the trees start painting forests in the most amazing colors. Usually this happens in October, but each year the weather conditions should be evaluated and make a decision based on this.

Description

Transylvania is a land of winding roads, slow hills and villages hidden in the valleys. This is an autumn trip as it is design to take you in the middle of the forest to enjoy the colors of the most artistic season. Besides admiring nature in its pure form, the itinerary will take you into some of the most emblematic cities and villages of Transylvania: Sovata, Sighisoara, Biertan and Sibiu. Sovata with its lakes nestled in the forest, Sighisoara with its hill top citadel, Bierdan with the fortress church and Sibiu with the amazing city center and ASTRA Museum. Day 1: the itinerary starts from Bucharest and the destination is Sovata. Day 2: walk in Sovata around Ursu Lake, Salt Mountain in Praid, Snail Hill in Corund and visit the citadel in Sighisoara Day 3: wake up in Biertan and visit the Fortified Church, go to SIbiu for a stroll in the city center and then visit the ASTRA Museum, and return to Bucharest via Olt Canyon.

Points

Bucharest Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Bucharest

[starting point]

distance

341.2km

Duration

21:51 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

restaurant  

[food and beverages] [restaurant]

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

4km

Duration

02:43 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

end day 1

[end day]

Langos Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Langos

[food and beverages] [street food]

Galerie multimedia

Ursu Lake (Bear) Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Ursu Lake (Bear)

[landmark] [lake]

Galerie multimedia

Aluniș Lake Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Aluniș Lake

[landmark] [lake]

Galerie multimedia

Lacul Verde (Green Lake) Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Lacul Verde (Green Lake)

[landmark] [lake]

Galerie multimedia

Roșu Lake (Red Lake) Sovata Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Roșu Lake (Red Lake) Sovata

[landmark] [lake]

Galerie multimedia

Salt Mountain Sovata Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Salt Mountain Sovata

[landmark] [saline / saltern]

Paraschiva Lake Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Paraschiva Lake

[landmark] [lake]

Coffee with a viee Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Coffee with a viee

[food and beverages] [restaurant]

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

car  

[transport] [car]

distance

12.4km

Duration

00:24 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

3.4km

Duration

02:06 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

payment point  

[information] [payment point]

Salt Canyon Praid Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Salt Canyon Praid

[landmark] []

Salt Mountain Sovata Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Salt Mountain Sovata

[landmark] []

Galerie multimedia

Salt Canyon Praid Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Salt Canyon Praid

[landmark] []

Galerie multimedia

Salt River Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Salt River

[landmark] []

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

 

[landmark] []

Galerie multimedia

Mud Bath Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Mud Bath

[landmark] []

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

car  

[transport] [car]

distance

9.1km

Duration

00:24 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

1.2km

Duration

00:36 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

payment point  

[information] [payment point]

10.0 RON
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

 

[landmark] []

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

 

[landmark] []

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

view point/ panorama  

[landmark] [view point/ panorama]

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

car  

[transport] [car]

distance

62.2km

Duration

01:13 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

3.3km

Duration

01:27 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

pizzeria  

[food and beverages] [pizzeria]

Sighișoara citadel Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Sighișoara citadel

[landmark] [castle / citadel / fortress]

Clock Tower Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Clock Tower

[landmark] [tower]

Galerie multimedia

Dracula House Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Dracula House

[landmark] [house]

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

square  

[landmark] [square]

Covered Stairs Sighisoara Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Covered Stairs Sighisoara

[landmark] [stairs]

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

church / monastery  

[landmark] [church / monastery]

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

car  

[transport] [car]

distance

31.2km

Duration

00:43 h
Biertan Guest House Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Biertan Guest House

[accommodation] [guest house]

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

end day 2

[end day]

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

74.3km

Duration

02:41 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

breakfast  

[food and beverages] [breakfast]

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

payment point  

[information] [payment point]

20.0 RON
Fortified Church Biertan Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Fortified Church Biertan

[landmark] [church / monastery]

Defence walls Biertan Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Defence walls Biertan

[landmark] [wall]

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

car  

[transport] [car]

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

2.4km

Duration

01:52 h
Pedestrian Street Sibiu Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Pedestrian Street Sibiu

[landmark] [street / road]

Galerie multimedia

Big Square Sibiu Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Big Square Sibiu

[landmark] [square]

Galerie multimedia

Liars Bridge Sibiu Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Liars Bridge Sibiu

[landmark] [bridge]

Galerie multimedia

Stairs Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Stairs

[landmark] [stairs]

Galerie multimedia

Defence wall Sibiu Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

Defence wall Sibiu

[landmark] []

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

car  

[transport] [car]

distance

6.6km

Duration

00:18 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

walk  

[transport] [walk]

distance

4.7km

Duration

01:42 h
ASTRA Museum sibiu Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

ASTRA Museum sibiu

[landmark] [museum]

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

car  

[transport] [car]

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

pizzeria  

[food and beverages] [pizzeria]

Galerie multimedia

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

car  

[transport] [car]

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

end point

[end point]

Statistics


1,084m

55m

1,029m

7,404m

827km

43:12 h

Means of transport

 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

car

806.3km
1,028.8m
31:37 h
 Autumn in Transylvania - Sovata, Sighisoara and Sibiu

walk

20.5km
222.7m
11:35 h