magnificent sights to be seen:
The Wavers Bastion (Bastionul Tesatorilor).
Built in two distinct periods of time: from 1421 to 1436 and 1570 to 1573, it
is the most well-preserved of the seven bastions that the city had in the 16th
Century. During the summertime, the Bastion's yard becomes an outdoor concert
theatre for symphonic music.
The Bastion of the Rope-men (Bastionul
Here is the departure-point for the ropeway leading to
Tâmpa. It is open between 9:00 AM. until 7:00 PM. For those who prefer walking
and climbing, there are also pathways and special stairs to reach Tâmpa.
Carpathian Stag (Cerbul carpatin)---featured in the Ancient Hirscher House in
the Municipal Council Square. It is an architectural monument crafted in the Renaissance
style, dating from 1544-1545. Here you'll find the "temple" of the most
well-known wines coming from Murfatlar, Cotnari, Husi, Târnave, Recas, Minis
In the surrounding region:
The Tâmpa Mountain (865
meters high) to the south of the town. Access is by ropeway or by foot. It gives
you a spectacular view of the town.
Poiana Brasov, a tourist spa 13
km away, is well known for its winter sports.
Râsnov - with its
country fortress built between the 14th and 17th centuries on a mountain peak,
guards the surroundings. It has its own captivating legends that you will discover!
12Km on DN 13, a national roadway and 3 Km on a village path-has two churches
dating to the 18th Century.
Feldioara-19 km on DN 13, features a medieval
fortress built between 1211 and 1225.
Sânpetru-a country fortress
dating from the14th and 15th centuries.
Harman - an important country
fortress from the 14th and 15th centuries, built around a Roman church.