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All reviews off the beaten track the main road surrounding countryside beautiful village great sights defensive walls worth a stop ticket office piece of history private tour town square bell tower couple of hours really enjoyed our visit a unesco world heritage site book shop wonderful setting
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

It's just 8-10 km. away from the main road, so you can quickly have a look at even if you're traveling to somewhere else.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Harika F
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Beautifull place. We spent 45 minutes strolling around and went in the treasure room, when you visit, look at the lock.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CharlotteL3312
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

The fortified church is imposing. Has a wonderfule view and a nice story: if a married couple is arguing, they were loked in the tower of church and they were only 1 table spoon, 1 plate, 1 chair, 1 glass, etc and all of this...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank IoanaBella
Reviewed 2 September 2018

An impressive structure overlooking the town. Well preserved on the outside with the ability to take a self guided tour. But, the interior spaces are not accessible to the public. The towers and the church were locked on my visit. Nevertheless, worth a quick tour...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank James M
Reviewed 27 August 2018

One of many fortified churches in Transylvania. The covered staircase leading to the main church on the hill promises something extra ordinary. Unfortunately there is a lot of work to be done in order to make the place more visitor friendly. Anyway, if you are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Teodor T
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The church interior is very interesting, but there is not much more to see. The towers were not accessible and no exhibition besides some ancient grave stone covers. Too expensive for what was presented. Try the church in Viscri instead.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank diste0
Reviewed 20 August 2018

One of the finest fortified church in the area, an UNESCO heritage site. We loved it. If you are in the area, you must see it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This is one of the most important churches of old times and worth a visit. The wooden stair up to the church is beautiful, the church itself and the view from there is gorgeous.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank FunBert
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

This is a gem, which require renovation, especially the church. It deserves a visit, as the area is very nice.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sorin972
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

As were driving on the 14 main road, seen the tourist table faced to Biertan we decided to make a store here and give a chance for a visit and we got more the we expected. It's a lovely hidden treasure in Transylvania in the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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17 October 2017|
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Response from Mihai M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, called the local priest, Ulf Ziegler and I found out that the bell is not ringing for the time being, due to restoration process. It will take some time to be back in use (probably next year). I'll keep you posted. Mihai
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Response from Liviu Constanti... M | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I recommend taxi. From Sighisoara to Biertan are around 30 km. The cost should be around 20$. Have a nice trip, Liviu