Gastronomical Tour in the Surroundings of Sibiu - The European Region of Gastronomy 2019
Meeting point: Carpathian Travel Center office; Piata Mare, no. 12
Departure time: 14:00
Operating days: Daily
Duration: 5 hours
Route: Sibiu – Cisnadie - Cisnadioara (stop for visit) – Rasinari (stop for visit) – Poplaca – Orlat – Sibiel (stop to visit) – Cristian (stop to visit) - Sibiu
- Enjoy a 5 Hours tour
- Enjoy a variety of architectural styles and a rich cultural
- Discover the beauty of the Fortified Churches of Transilvania
- Taste products from locals
Today we invite you to explore the villages surrounding Sibiu, located at the bottom of the Cindrel Mountains.
We start with the villages that have Saxon influent like Cisnadie a beautiful fortified church and Cisnadioara to visit one of the oldest fortified church and a view of the surroundings from its hill.
The next stops are different in architecture and ways of life in Rasinari a Romanian village is known for their Shepards and cheese production, here we must stop to taste the local products.
Next, we go to Sibiel a typical Romanian village with a museum of icons painted on glass by the Romanian peasants in the area.
Our last stop in Cristian – a village inhabited mostly by Landlers a population broth here by the Austrian Empire. The fortified church houses a tower specially constructed for the housing of foods in case of siege, here we will be allowed to taste some of their products. After our visit, we return to Sibiu.
|Transport from/to Sibiu||according to the program||Yes||-|
|English speaking guide/driver, according to the program||Yes||-|
|Tasting of cheese, honey, meat and wine at local producers||Yes||-|