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Saschiz fortress.

Saschiz is a village in Mureș County. It is a UNESCO world heritage site.

Get in[edit]

Saschiz is on the mainroad E60 that links Brașov to Sighișoara. It is about 20 km from Sighișoara and 100 km from Brașov.

Get around[edit]


Saschiz fortified church.
  • 1 The fortified church (Biserica fortificată) (right on the main road). It was built in the 15th century. Today it is a UNESCO world heritage site. Saschiz fortified church (Q16746430) on Wikidata Saschiz fortified church on Wikipedia
  • 2 The peasant fortress ruins (Cetatea țărănească) (up the hill). These ruins used to be a fortress, today they are left to fall apart. However there is still left a lot. The place is deserted and you can climb on the walls, it is however recommended you respect the place and don't contribute to its destruction.







Go next[edit]

  • Viscri village, another UNESCO world heritage site, is about 20 km away.
  • Sighisoara is 20km away.
  • Rupea fortress is about 25km km away.
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