The Fortified Churches and Walled Cities of Transylvanian Saxons Tour
Discover the German Saxon heritage from Transylvania on this great private driven tour. Major sights like: Brasov, Sibiu and Sighisoara, fortified churches, Bran and Peles Castles, etc... Also is a good opportunity to taste Transylvanian food and beverages with a mix of influences between Romanian, German and Hungarian cuisine.
In the 12th century the German Saxons arrived in Transylvania playing a major role in the development of powerful strongholds and fortresses throughout the region. The influence of the Saxons of Transylvania, also known Sasi, heavily increase the regions economy and began a cultural evolution. The spirit of the Saxons can still be seen today in such medieval towns as Brasov, Sibiu, Sighisoara, Medias and Sebes. But the most impressive mark left by this culture are the Fortified Churched scattered through out the region.
The Fortified Churches and Wall Cities of Transylvania!!!