Ocna Sibiu - alpine lakes are elements of great tourist attraction of Sibiu county. Ocna Sibiu is a tourist resort situated 17 km north of Sibiu, Visa Ralu Valley, a region surrounded by century-old oak forests and a rich mineral salt basement.
The massive salt from Ocna Sibiu is a complex of 15 salt lakes, the mine, interesting by their characteristics.
Sambata de Sus Monastery - Located on the river Saturday, at the foot of the Fagaras Mountains, the monastery is renowned as a place of silence, comfort and spiritual strengthening to believers and visitors who halt or pray in the sanctuary. Brancoveanu Monastery's history begins in the seventeenth century. If the early sixteenth century have more indirect evidence about the existence of the monastery by mentioning some monks in various acts, dispersed, the first direct evidence we have since 1654, when the village and estate in Upper entered Saturday's mastery Preda Brancoveanu boyar place south of the Carpathians.
Balea Lake - is at an altitude of 2034 meters or so below find Balea Cascada, 1234 m in Fagaras Mountains, the Transfagarasan, about 65 km from Sibiu. The area is easily accessible from ancient times, especially with putting into operation Transfagarasan. Not only the beauty of the surrounding area, but her charm has helped position here of one of the most beautiful resorts in the Carpathians which together with Lake Balea, forming one of the most attractive tourist areas in Fagaras. In Fagaras Mountains, between the peaks and Negoiu Moldoveanu (highest in the country), although there are other spectacular waterfalls, the most famous remains Balea Balea or Urlatoarea that by jumping or 50-60 meters, marks the fact there over 1200 meters altitude, lower level cirque namesake, of which more up but the creek that gave natere starts.
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- Nature Reserves
- Museums and galleries
- Artistic and historical sites
- Churches and monasteries
- Horse riding
- Mountain bike