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Saxon Fortified Church, Cisnadioara

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  • After climbing dozen of steps shadowed by surrounding tall trees, you will discover an old basilica in Romanic style, shielded by a defense wall. The view is fantastic and the sound of wind or birds i...  more »
  • It was a cloudy day and rain was abut to fall when I went uphill to see the Fortified Church. When I was standing in front of the old church I had a sensations of Whuthering Heights. The grimmness and...  more »
  • Nice place to make a sunday trip, excellent view over Cisnadie. It's an easy climb, doable with young children but make sure you have some water with you.  more »
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  • Several sets of curtain walls and towers surrounding the church make it a more impressive site to visit than some of the more basic Saxon churches in the surrounding area. But realistically it's not going to take you too long to see it. Especially the display inside the 'matrimonial' building...
  • Amazing church, a great historic value, beautiful surroundings, it's must see!
  • The fortified church in Biertan is impressive and definitely worth a visit. I liked the church itself, but also the covered wooden stairs, the stone passage, the panorama towards the village or the surrounding hills. Do not miss the door with 19 locks, inside the church!
  • A must see among the UNESCO sights in Romania, and especially the Transylvanian Saxon fortified churches.
  • Great example of a fortified church that is 'castle-like'. Learn about medieval history and the churches role...

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