We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Lower Town of Sibiu (orasul de jos)

Review Highlights
Great City!!

Sibiu is one of Romania's cultural and tourism capitals, attracting tourists due to its wonderful... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
AlexV4476
,
Bucharest, Romania
Fascinating

Much less visited than Sibiu Old Town, the Lower Town is nevertheless worth visiting for its market... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
wendyanddavid536
,
Solihull, United Kingdom
Read all 90 reviews
80
All photos (80)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“liars bridge”(2 reviews)
“small square”(2 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Dec
-285°
-285°
Jan
-1°
Feb
Contact
Strada Turnului, Sibiu 550197, Romania
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Sibiu
from US$ 102.40
More Info
from US$ 97.80
More Info
from US$ 80.60
More Info
from US$ 11.50
More Info
Reviews (90)
Filter reviews
52 results
Traveller rating
24
19
6
3
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
24
19
6
3
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews narrow streets liars bridge small square stroll restaraunts architecture stairs restoration eyes tourists
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 52 reviews
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Sibiu is one of Romania's cultural and tourism capitals, attracting tourists due to its wonderful medieval charm. The Large Square, Brukenthal Museum, Liars’ Bridge, Evangelic Church, Citadel wall with 3 towers are just some of the attraction to be seen in Sibiu!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AlexV4476
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Much less visited than Sibiu Old Town, the Lower Town is nevertheless worth visiting for its market and historic buildings.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 23 October 2018

If you take a stroll in the lower parts of the city, go to the market and enjoy the goods on sale, smell the beautiful flowers and enjoy the colours of the vegetables and fruits

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aeronaut65
Reviewed 18 October 2018

There are some very interesting old buildings in this part of the city and I would recommend a walk through the streets and it makes a great place for photographs of how the buildings played their part in the history of the city.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BobR1952
Reviewed 20 August 2018

A very beautiful part of the old town, charming actually, with a lot less people than the upper town.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 19 June 2018

dont miss out on seeing this. the stairs used to be what separated the "upper class" from the "lower class" and now its vibrant and packed with people buzzing around and going about their day. rich in history and you will find yourself standing and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank sarahtheblue
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

I heard and read plenty of things about this but to be honest i was not impressed.The place is nice it self but nothing in particular to see or do

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank andreeas2014
Reviewed 20 May 2018

if you want to feel the city take some time to walk along the small streets of Sibiu. You'll make great photos and feel like a local

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Adina P
Reviewed 12 May 2018

After visiting the main squares, we descended to the lower town. Here we attracted the architecture of the buildings, the silence that surrounds us.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank adi035
Reviewed 10 April 2018

This part of town is much different than the more visited, touristy part. Lots of colorful houses, fewer restaurants except for MAX one of the best in town. Our guide in Bucharest highly recommended MAX to us so we had to search it out. Everything...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Chinapjs
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 31 nearby hotels
Exclusive Hotel & More
96 reviews
.35 km away
Casa Luxemburg
288 reviews
.37 km away
Imparatul Romanilor
254 reviews
.50 km away
Am Ring Hotel
155 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 220 nearby restaurants
Old Lisbon Sibiu
437 reviews
.21 km away
La Cuptor
309 reviews
.37 km away
Cafe Wien
465 reviews
.31 km away
Max
787 reviews
.37 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 95 nearby attractions
Old Town
235 reviews
.35 km away
Big Square (Piata Mare)
1,208 reviews
.49 km away
Orthodox Cathedral
191 reviews
.51 km away
Turnul Sfatului (The Tower of the Council)
421 reviews
.48 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Lower Town of Sibiu (orasul de jos) staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines