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Breathtaking views

So much history, and amazing views from the high point. This fortress is a nice way to spend an... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Clint J
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Helensburgh, United Kingdom
These pictures were made at Harman, not at Sanpetru

Please review the pictures above, since they belong to Harman fortress, a must visit if you are... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
821madalinai
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30 Mar 2017
“Breathtaking views”
5 Jan 2017
“These pictures were made at Harman, not at Sanpetru”
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Strada Republicii 640-642 | Sânpetru, Brasov 500030, Romania
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

So much history, and amazing views from the high point. This fortress is a nice way to spend an hour or two exploring the ruins and having a wander around. It is partially restored, but definitely not commercialised.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Please review the pictures above, since they belong to Harman fortress, a must visit if you are into historical facts Thank you

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 821madalinai
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

It's less known than Prejmer or Harman, but more authentic. The keeper showed us around and explained in detail every spot. Amazing chappel that keeps the original wall paintings. Worth going.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Rita B
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Fortified evangelical church was renovated between the time I wanted to visit and unfortunately we could not enter. Yet from the outside you can see architecture and thick walls .

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank FaneGSM
Reviewed 25 March 2016

among the most important heritage left by the Saxon(German) population of Transsylvania and especially of the counties of Brasov and Sibiu are the so called peasant fortresses or church fortresses;in fact,in the 13th century when the Saxons were colonized at the south-eastern border of the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 8 March 2016

It is being renovated right now so viewing was restricted. However it has the typical pattern of layers of small rooms for the local community during invasions. It was much needed as the fortification and it's habitants were burned to the ground by invading Turks!...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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