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Covered but a long climb

Pace yourself-it is a hard climb but it is covered with rest stops. I made it but it was sad and... read more

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Lickcreek
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178 steps will get you to the top of the hill

178 steps with a rest stop after each sixth step so it isn't too arduous. Worth the trip up these... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lyn2905
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pace yourself-it is a hard climb but it is covered with rest stops. I made it but it was sad and slightly irritating to find a women sitting on one side and a child on the other begging for money. It left a small place...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

178 steps with a rest stop after each sixth step so it isn't too arduous. Worth the trip up these to see the Church and the old school. If you don't feel like coming down the same way, wander down through the cemetery at the...More

Thank Lyn2905
Reviewed 5 days ago

The steps lead you to the Church on the Hill. There are wooden steps and then stone landings. People can rest as they go as there are handrails too. Good fun.

Thank Dawn3847
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The black wooden covered stairs of the historic quarter of Sighisoara is a practic and nice idea, protecting children of those times - arround the 16 the century, and pls. forgive me of possibily not being extact with the period, since I'm writing it from...More

Thank yossmiller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went in the evening, so we saw the view from top after nightfall. It was really pretty from top. The church was closed already, but it was a nice experience. Recommend.

Thank PmgyA1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I agree with some of the other reviews, it is just a stairway. That said I've never seen one like this before and it adds to the gothic mystique of Sighisoara. It isn't that hard to climb and the steps are well laid out. There...More

Thank PatMurff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice wooden stair, made for the children to go up to the school. Quite long, so prepare yourself. Interesting, but in the end, it is a stair.

Thank stefanprisacariu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice for a quick workout but there's nothing much to see on top. So not really worth going up if you don't have much time to stay in Sighisoara.

Thank ale6rbd
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

As many people before said - it is easy to find, and a fun little place to go. I dont know if I would go out of my way to do this - but Sighisoara is so small, it is quite easy to find. Be...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 14 August 2018

The stair has 179 at the moment, in the past had 300, it reaches from the Citadel to the School, Cemetery and Church on top of the hill !

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