Marginimea Sibiului is considered by Forbes Magazine as the most romantic area for rural tourism and agritourism in the world. The eco-touristic area received a “Pomme d’Or” or “Golden Apple” trophy, awarded by the International Federation of Tourism Journalists (FIJET) which is the Oscar of tourism field.
Marginimea Sibiului is a unique ethnographic area in Romania, located in the Southwestern county of Sibiu. The delightful geographical Transylvanian framework, the purity of nature, the abundance and diversity of cultural heritage make this place a heavenly tourist attraction. Due to its spiritual culture aspects, Marginimea Sibiului is a part of the oldest homes of Romanian ethnogenesis. The archaeological evidence attests human presence on these lands since the Middle Paleolithic period.
Although it is a rural area you have lots of activities you can choose from such as traditional cuisine, active and recreational tourism, cultural attractions and business travel.
Marginimea Sibiului was the European Destination of Excellence in 2015 for tourism and gastronomy.