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Transylvanian Highlands - The last authentic medieval landscape in Europe

You may know it as the area of ​​villages with fortified churches in Transylvania, the cradle of Saxon culture in Romania. Others may know that here you can find UNESCO Heritage monuments (Biertan, Saschiz, Valea Viilor or Viscri) or that it is one of Prince Charles of Wales' favorite Romanian places.

It is certainly the largest protected area in Transylvania, where thousands of bird species nest, a region with High Nature Value Farms, with extremely varied biodiversity, where traditional agricultural practices are preserved.


 Authentic accommodation

Feel the life of the village, spending time in the guest houses built hundreds of years ago.

Where you eat

Try multicultural culinary experiences

+500 km of Trails

Discover the Saxon villages, meadows with thousands of plants and multicolored butterflies, the tranquility of these places.


Soulfull experiences, in this last medieval landscape in Europe.



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Map of Transylvanian Highlands
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