Founded by German craftsmen and merchants known as the Saxons of Transylvania, Sighişoara is a fine example of a small, fortified medieval town which played an important strategic and commercial role on the fringes of central Europe for several centuries.
is an outstanding example of a small fortified city in the border region between the Latin-oriented culture of central Europe and the Byzantine-Orthodox culture of South-Eastern Europe. Sighisoara is protected by UNESCO science 1999.
This Transylvanian village with his fortified church, provide a vivid picture of the cultural landscape of Southern Transylvania.
Prince Charles of Wales owns a house here.
One of the best well preserved medieval fortresses from Transylvania.