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Ways to Experience Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are walking along the city center, pay a visit and climb this tower because the view is nice and you could get some cool pictures.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank George M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice tower, with great views and some beautiful photo exhibitions in its rooms. Tends to be extremelly crowdy during weekends or events, like Christmas market

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank svionescu
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

From the upper side one can have a look in all directions of the city. My friends have lots of beautiful photos from up there. Be careful the steps are very narrow. Made of stone. Incredible beautiful. The morning light is the best. Also the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Oana Cristina M
Reviewed 3 November 2018

"Turnul Sfatului" completes the historical downtown of Sibiu with his ancient silhouette. It is 800 years old and at the ground-floor is a passage between Small Square and Big Square. The tower is not just old, but it is also full of history and allows...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank tomaciprian2004
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

7 stores ti climb till the top floor. You can see from the top all the major attractions of the city. Inside is the second oldest clock in Romania and you can see its mechanics. A good place to visit with kids and family. Its...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank DragosP34
Reviewed 5 October 2018

An interesting attraction, a bridge between past and present! Going up all the way on the 134 steps gives you an amazing view of the city, and a good history lesson of what was Sibiu over years!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank msochirca187
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Located between the big and small squares is the council tower. 7 flights up and you get to the top - views of the city are amazing and great for photos! The second last flower you can see the workings of the clock which is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank aculhane
Reviewed 20 September 2018

The Tower of the Council is one of those landmarks in Sibiu that is right in the Main Square/Big Square in the city center and since you a there I would say you take a few minutes to climb in the tower. The view from...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tiberiu_Baranyi
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The tower just took my eyes when i saw it. It is a great symbol that takes you to the late medieval era. Also, if you go up the narrow staircase inside, you will have a wonderful view of the city. A great background for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AndreiSte
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

One of those aces that is just a stop over while sightseeing. Simple, but accessible so we give it a go. Enjoyed all the little visiting points this city had to offer as they are all within walking distance.

Date of experience: September 2018
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