Astra Museum and Sibiu Tour – starting from Brasov

10 Hours


Embark on a fascinating day tour from Brasov as we explore the cultural gems of Astra Museum and Sibiu’s historical center. Our journey begins with a comfortable departure from Brasov, and our knowledgeable guide will accompany you throughout the tour, ensuring a memorable and enriching experience.

Our first stop is the renowned Astra Museum, located in the picturesque Dumbrava Forest near Sibiu. This open-air ethnographic museum showcases traditional Romanian village life, with over 400 authentic buildings from various regions. Wander through charming wooden houses, windmills, and churches while immersing yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Romania.

Afterwards, we’ll continue to Sibiu, a captivating city with a history dating back to the 12th century. Explore the historic center, divided into an Upper Town and a Lower Town, and be captivated by the architectural treasures and vibrant atmosphere. Admire the grandeur of the Lutheran Evangelic Cathedral, visit the Orthodox Cathedral, and wander the narrow streets lined with colorful houses.

Sibiu is also renowned for its museums, so we’ll make sure to visit some of Romania’s best, which showcase art, history, and local traditions. Take in the remnants of the fortifications and bastions that once protected the city, and soak up the blend of Saxon and Romanian influences that make Sibiu a unique destination.

After a day filled with cultural discoveries and memorable experiences, we’ll return to Brasov, leaving you with cherished memories of Astra Museum and Sibiu’s historical center. This day tour promises an immersive exploration of Romania’s heritage and a deeper understanding of its fascinating past.

Trip Highlights

  • ASTRA National Museum of Folk Civilization
  • Sibiu historical centre
  • Brukenthal Museum
  • Lutheran Chatedral
  • Orthodox Chatedral


Day 1 :

Embark on a captivating day tour, immersing yourself in the rich history and cultural heritage of Romania. Our journey begins with a departure from Brasov and takes us to two remarkable destinations: the Astra Museum and the charming historical center of Sibiu.

9:00 AM - Depart from Brasov and enjoy a scenic drive to the Astra Museum, located on the outskirts of Sibiu. This open-air museum showcases traditional Romanian village life with over 300 buildings and exhibits spread across a vast area. Wander through the authentic village houses, workshops, and farms, gaining insights into the country's rural traditions and customs.

12:30 AM - After a fascinating exploration of the Astra Museum, we'll head to Sibiu's historical center, where history comes alive. Take a leisurely stroll through the cobblestone streets, adorned with colorful buildings and charming squares.

1:00 PM - Our first stop in Sibiu is the magnificent Lutheran Cathedral, a Gothic masterpiece that dominates the city's skyline. Step inside and admire the impressive architecture and the intricate details of this sacred place.

2:00 PM - It's time for a break and a delightful lunch in one of the local restaurants in Sibiu. Indulge in traditional Romanian cuisine or try some international flavors—Sibiu offers a wide range of culinary options to satisfy your taste buds.

3:00 PM - After lunch, we'll continue our exploration of Sibiu by visiting the Brukenthal National Museum, housed in the splendid Brukenthal Palace. Marvel at the extensive art collection that spans centuries, featuring renowned European painters and fascinating historical artifacts.

4:00 PM - Take some free time to wander through the historic center of Sibiu at your own pace. Explore the medieval fortifications, visit the Council Tower for panoramic views, or simply soak up the unique atmosphere of this captivating city.

5:00 PM - Depart from Sibiu and relax on the return journey to Brasov, reflecting on the memorable experiences and cultural treasures you discovered throughout the day.

7:00 PM – Arriving in Brasov at your hotel.

This day tour promises a perfect blend of history, art, and captivating landscapes, leaving you with lasting memories of the Astra Museum, Sibiu's historical center, and the treasures they hold.

1 person - 180€ ┇ 2 – 3 Persons – 90 € / Pax; ┇ 4 – 7 Persons – 75 € / Pax


  • friendly eanglish speaking tour guide
  • transport
  • Pick-up & Drop off @ your hotel / location in BRASOV.


  • entrance fees
  • photo tax
  • lunch
From €90
/ Adult
  • private car / van
  • friendly english speaking guide
  • Brasov
  • > 4 persons

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