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The Tower of Stairs (Turnul Scarilor)

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Address: Piata Huet 3, Sibiu, Romania
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In the proximity of the Evangelic Church.

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Great view

Great view of the city. I really recommend if you want to have a glance of the city center. You can see the entire square.

Reviewed 13 January 2016
Horatiu P
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Reviewed 13 January 2016

Great view of the city. I really recommend if you want to have a glance of the city center. You can see the entire square.

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Bucharest, Romania
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

small museum inside, you can climb up to the top and see the entire old city from up there. you need to experience this if you go to Sibiu

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Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

interesting attraction, offers a great view over Sibiu and the entrance fee is really cheap - 3 Ron. lots of stairs to climb as the name of the attraction says but totally worth it.

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Islamabad, Pakistan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015

If you have interest to see panoramic views of city you must go there. Situated in Piata Mica with a very very nominal entrance fee of 1 Ron (0.25 Euro) you can go upstairs upto 7th level and then have a phenomenal view of the city. Stairs inside a bit hard to climb but nice result will be there for... More 

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Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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64 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Lovely piece of history of medieval Sibiu. Provides good view of the city. Do give your self ample time to stroll around Piata mare, mica and huet to cover all aspects of this medieval past.

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Bucharest, Romania
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Considered the oldest existing building in the city, it is only the first gate tower of fortifications preserved and dates back to the turn of the century XII or XIII.

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Bucharest, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I stayed at the Vicenza Square Hotel, so obviously I walked those stairs up and down several times to get to and from Piata Huet and the old city.

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1 Thank valinash
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015

the view is great, over the city from the 4 towers side, you have to pay extra but it's something like 3 lei and worth going up!

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Thank ABhgnt
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2015

The clock inside the tower, one of the oldest clocks in Romania, dating back to the 15th century, is an absolute masterpiece. You can look at its mechanisms through the glass surrounding it. At the last floor, you can admire the city.

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Bucharest, Bucuresti, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2015

Probably the oldest building in the city, it was also part of the old defending walls, very interesting to see. Just amazing to watch and think it is so old.

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