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The Lower Town of Sibiu (orasul de jos)

Strada Turnului, Sibiu 550197, Romania
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Great view

dont miss out on seeing this. the stairs used to be what separated the "upper class" from the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sarahtheblue
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Not impressed

I heard and read plenty of things about this but to be honest i was not impressed.The place is nice... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Andreea S
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“small square” (2 reviews)
“restaraunts” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Strada Turnului, Sibiu 550197, Romania
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"narrow streets"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

dont miss out on seeing this. the stairs used to be what separated the "upper class" from the "lower class" and now its vibrant and packed with people buzzing around and going about their day. rich in history and you will find yourself standing and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I heard and read plenty of things about this but to be honest i was not impressed.The place is nice it self but nothing in particular to see or do

Thank Andreea S
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

if you want to feel the city take some time to walk along the small streets of Sibiu. You'll make great photos and feel like a local

Thank Adina P
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

After visiting the main squares, we descended to the lower town. Here we attracted the architecture of the buildings, the silence that surrounds us.

Thank adi035
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

This part of town is much different than the more visited, touristy part. Lots of colorful houses, fewer restaurants except for MAX one of the best in town. Our guide in Bucharest highly recommended MAX to us so we had to search it out. Everything...More

Thank Chinapjs
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Prepare to lose yourself in a street maze, each unique and breathing the history of the small town (burg) known as Sibiu. Narrow streets with old and lovely architecture leading to the uptown part of the city. Perfect place to get lost and find the...More

Thank Tedd C
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

There is a huge difference with the new town and the lower town of Sibiu. The houses are much older, colorful, narrow streets and worth visiting!

Thank Piumal T
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

The lower town of Sibiu is just that.....ancient streets with lovely old architecture that lie below the small square. You can easily walk to the river, but run into mixed/more modern architecture and streets by the time you reach the Danube. One of my VERY...More

Thank Julie N
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

We walked through the beautiful stairways that leads us from the uptown to the lower town of Sibiu. We simply love the atmosphere here as we strolled along alleys through alleys. A Must See attraction !

Thank Carol C
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

There are a few shops down below, and a local vegetable market. There is at least one place serving good, cheap food. But, it is an unremarkable area.

Thank James G
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