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Best things to do in Brașov

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Shopping Centre
“Nice cinema (Cinema One) Big supermarket (Auchan) Big foodcourt and other coffee shops Events and activities free of charge Nice stores Playing ground for kids (indoor and outdoor) for free”
39 locals recommend
Rental Car Location
“Good for a long walk and nice food . Go to stana turistică , They have good food and amazing decor”
41 locals recommend
Romanian Restaurant
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“Best known restaurant in Brasov for Romanian food, a lot of variety; It is a good idea to book in advance (especially in the weekend) ”
41 locals recommend
Mountain
“It’s a great place , if you search for a near quiet place, - my apartement it s like 15 minutes away at most - , in the nature, from where you can see the old center and the surroundings, and you can make a walk to the top. The view it’s great. Also you can take the gondola to a spot from where you can choose a trail throgh the woods. ”
41 locals recommend
Residential Building (Flat / Apartment)
“It was built by the German community of the city and stands as the main Gothic style monument in the country, as well as being the largest and one of the most important Lutheran (Evangelical Church of Augustan Confession in Romania) places of worship in the region. Construction on it began during the late 14th century, at an unknown date . The structure was partially destroyed during a great fire set by invading Habsburg forces on the April 21, 1689 (during the Great Turkish War). Afterwards, it became known as the Black Church. A large part of the inner structure was modified during the 18th century, breaking with the original design.”
35 locals recommend
Theme Park
“Outdoor adventure park by a lake offering forest-lined ropes & zipline courses for all levels”
27 locals recommend
Bistro
“Very good food - a mix of Romanian/French dishes, local products, it also has a terrace - book in advance during the weekend”
34 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“Paradisul acvatic is the largest recreation complex with indoor and outdoor swimming pools from Romania.Here, in winter or summer, you can find modern pools, indoor and outdoor water slides, SPA at a higher level, but also tennis courts and indoor football, a modern 3 stars hotel and a terrace.The complex extends over 6.5 hectares and has a capacity of 2,000 casual deposit boxes and lockers for clothes and valuables. Paradisul Acvatic complex has 7 modern pools, an olimpic swimming pool with a special area for jumping from a height of 5m, 3m and 1.5m.During the summer outdoor pools (ca.1000 sqm and 90 sqm) with a temperature between 24 and 30 degrees offers the ideal place where you can swim”
14 locals recommend
Church
“Is one of the oldest Gothic Church in the Europe. It resemble a lot with St. Stephen's Cathedral from Vienna, Austria.”
16 locals recommend
Route
“Rope Street is a street in Brasov that has an average width of only 123 centimeters is considered the narrowest street in Europe. If you walk through one of the two above, only one indicator with an arrow shows you passing through an intersection. Otherwise, you will not even notice it. Street history is just as exciting. It was built in the seventeenth century and was originally designed to facilitate firemen's access if needed. The street measures at its narrowest point, only 111 centimeters, and the largest one only 135 centimeters. ”
26 locals recommend
Bar
“It’s a place where you can enjoy the festive and friendly atmosphere, and the irish traditional meals. Also you can make some new friends.”
24 locals recommend
Bar
“Is located in the city center and it has a large variety of new and old music. ”
9 locals recommend
Route
“Council Square, centered by the Old Town Hall, nowadays The County’s History Museum”
12 locals recommend
Scenic Viewpoint
“The White tower was built in 1494 on top of a rock. Its straight side closing a semicircle faces the city. The tower has 5 stories and its height ranges between 18-20 meters, depending on the grounds it is built on. It got its name from the whitewash that coated its walls. The top is bastion shaped and the offsets from which showers of stone were dropped on the attacking enemy are still standing on its sidewalls. The entrance of the tower was so high that a ladder was needed in order to get inside. Just like the other buildings, the tower also suffered damages in the 1689 fire which were remedied only in the 1723 restoring works. According to the town defense system the tin- and coppersmiths”
11 locals recommend
Establishment
“A surveillance fortress, nowadays closed (unfortunately); cool belvedere point over the city.”
11 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Best Italian restaurant in town, highly recommended, it has a terrace, it is advisable book in advance”
19 locals recommend