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The Lower Town of Sibiu (orasul de jos)

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Interesting part of the city

There are some very interesting old buildings in this part of the city and I would recommend a walk... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Cluj-Napoca, Romania

A very beautiful part of the old town, charming actually, with a lot less people than the upper... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Iasi, Romania
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There are some very interesting old buildings in this part of the city and I would recommend a walk through the streets and it makes a great place for photographs of how the buildings played their part in the history of the city.

Thank BobR1952
Reviewed 20 August 2018

A very beautiful part of the old town, charming actually, with a lot less people than the upper town.

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 19 June 2018

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

Thank sarahtheblue
Reviewed 12 June 2018 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
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
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
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

1  Thank Chinapjs
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
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
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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