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The Medieval Saxon Fortress

The rich medieval heritage of our country is illustrated with greatness by Romania’s collection of castles and fortresses.
The Saxons lived on romanian land for more than nine centuries. Their presence in Transylvania, located in central Romania, has yielded into a cultural and architectural heritage, unique in Europe. This region is home to nearly 200 Saxon villages, churches and fortifications built between the 13th and 15th centuries.
A visit to this amazing places will give you a taste of the long-gone medieval times.

Biertan Fortified Church
Bethlen-Haller Castle
Corvinesti Castle
Darjiu Fortified Church
Fagaras Fortress
Prejmer Fortified Church
Harman Fortified Church
Rasnov Fortress

Take a journey back to the beautiful medieval times and admire the amazing castles of Transylvania!