What to do and see in Sighetu Marmatiei, Transylvania: The Best Places and Tips

Discover the best top things to do in Sighetu Marmatiei, Romania including Memorial of the Victims of Communism and of the Resistance, The Elie Wiesel Memorial House - The Museum of the Jewish Culture in Maramures, Sighet village museum, Cimitirul Saracilor, Piscina Sarasau, Maramures Tours.

1. Memorial of the Victims of Communism and of the Resistance

Str. Corneliu Coposu No. 4, Sighetu Marmatiei 435500, Romania Museums, History Museums
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4.5 based on 290 reviews

Memorial of the Victims of Communism and of the Resistance

Reviewed By Anfrist - Bucharest, RomaniaBucharest, Romania

The horrors of communism which broke us

Extremely moving and frustrating, especially if you have bi deeper knowledge of all this repression, but also if you do and bow you can visualize. The exhibitions are very moder, very rich and informative. The effects of the communist takeover with Russia

2. The Elie Wiesel Memorial House - The Museum of the Jewish Culture in Maramures

Str. Tudor Vladimirescu Nr. 1, Sighetu Marmatiei 435500, Romania Museums, History Museums
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4 based on 46 reviews

The Elie Wiesel Memorial House - The Museum of the Jewish Culture in Maramures

Reviewed By girasole9 - Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

Wow, can't believe we were here

Elie Wiesel died a few weeks before we got to visit his home. It felt like an honor to walk among these walls.

3. Sighet village museum

Strada Muzeului Number 1, Sighetu Marmatiei 435500, Romania Museums, History Museums
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4 based on 47 reviews

Sighet village museum

Reviewed By Xena1982 - Beit Mery, LebanonBeit Mery, Lebanon

Could have been Better

I wish they would give out English Audio for tourists just to explain the houses or items and their use. Room for improvement there.You even get lost with your path and it is not clear where you are going.The place needs maintenance although it has a lot

4. Cimitirul Saracilor

Sighetu Marmatiei, Romania Sights & Landmarks, Cemeteries, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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4.5 based on 13 reviews

Cimitirul Saracilor

Reviewed By 569mngl - Baia Mare, RomaniaBaia Mare, Romania

Good to be visited

It's not a big place and doesn't have many things to show. If you visit Sighetu Marmatiei, you can visit this plase also. You don't need more than 10 minutes for this.

5. Piscina Sarasau

Dn 19 777, Sighetu Marmatiei 435550, Romania Water & Amusement Parks, Water Parks
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2 based on 2 reviews

Piscina Sarasau is a complex of 2 indoor heated swimming pools opened in 2016. One of the swimming pools has salty water which is beneficial for human health. In summer of 2016 we aim to open a 3rd swimming pool outdoor. The facilities are open all year round and everyone is welcomed daily between 10:00-22:00.

Reviewed By mariavoroneanucr2017 - Iasi, RomaniaIasi, Romania

not very clean

attention to the use of the pool for children. access is via exteriorThe pool is equipped with bathrobes, slippers disposables with shampoo dispensers, equipment for swimming, towels, lifeguard etc.

6. Maramures Tours

Enter a destinationSighetu Marmatiei, Romania
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5 based on 10 reviews

Maramures Tours

Join the most comprehensive tours around Maramures, recommended by Lonely Planet, Rick Steves Europe, Rough Guides and Routard.On the sights list are the most beautiful medieval wooden churches, traditional wooden gates, houses and little farms (with cows, horses, sheep, pigs and chickens), a selection of craft workshops (wood carvers, weavers, blacksmiths and others), amazing water powered machines (whirlpools, flour, fulling and carding mills), the best museums, beautiful points of view, Mara-Cosau-Creasta Cocosului’s ecoregion... The offer include more tours, like: On the UNESCO Trail, The Best of Maramures in One Day, Following Traditional Way of Life, Maramureş Walking Tour, Sighetu Marmaţiei’s Essential Tour, Maramureş Photo Tour and others.

Reviewed By mortimer j - Kansas City, KansasKansas City, Kansas

Deep knowledge about the region

We have booked a one-day tour with Private Maramures Tours. It was the highlight of our trip. Teofil, the guide, is very knowledgeable about local traditions, people and places. During our tour with him we have seen medieval wooden churches, astonishing new monasteries, water mills, traditional farmers and some very special artisans.

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