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Ways to Experience Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council)
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All reviews great view narrow stairs top level best view in town your bearings no elevator photo exhibition entire city entrance fee old town small door admire the view evangelical church big square the main square piata mare nice place
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

7 stairs to the top roof Great view from the top, need to be fit to walk the stairs Unfortunately very busy with lots of school children

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank DanielasQ598OKP
Reviewed March 19, 2019

climb the stairs and at each level there is a space where you can read the history and culture of the city over time

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Augustin Ovidiu T
Reviewed March 7, 2019

It's only 2 lei for great views of the city. There's no reason not to go. Be careful on the stairs though... some are very uneven!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Annalisa A
Reviewed February 20, 2019

Been to Sibiu a few times and decided that this was the year to climb the Council Tower and by god the climb was steep but that was totally forgotten by the views from the top over the magnificent city of Sibiu . A must...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank James N
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Very nice view from the top of the tower. Can see Sibiu 360 degree and if clear day you can see the Carpatian mountains . Beautiful view. The tower 800 years old. Very nice and a lot of history. Must see if visit Sibiu.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mircea V
Reviewed February 8, 2019 via mobile

It is a short climb to the top of the tower and not too steep. We were the only people up there at the time of our visit. The uninterrupted views of Sibiu from the top are unbeatable.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Curly_Kale64
Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

Turnul Sfatului was very Viena-ish style in December, when I visit Christmas Market from Sibiu. Recommend it!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cip939393
Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

Great historic, you can climb up to the top of the tower and see the city. I totally recommend for a picture with this in the background, including evenings

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Georgiana B
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

The ascent is definitely worhy, Sibiu looks amazing from up there. Though the place could be more animated, some paintings and photos are not enough.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GyuriE
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Nice to visit once. The panoramic view from the top is lovely, especially on winter nights when all the lights are lit.

Date of experience: January 2019
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