City Facts - Brasov
Brasov is a city in Romania. Part of Brasov County, it has a
population of more than 230,000, and is located roughly 100 miles north of
Bucharest - Romania’s capital city.
As one of Romania’s most densely populated cities, Brasov
stands is an important administrative centre and commercial hub recognised for
its historical connections with Central Europe. The vast majority of people
living in Brasov are Romanian, with Hungarians accounting for roughly 7% of the
Many visit for its gothic spires and historic gateways, but
the city is also brimming with beautiful medieval watchtowers and wonderful
Given its central location, Brasov is a popular starting
point for people who wish to explore other parts of Romania like the Black Sea
resorts and Northern Moldova.
Popular sites include St. Nicholas Church, Sinagoga Neologa.
Other spots worth checking are Council Square, Yekaterina Gate and the Draper
Bastion. If you’ve time, be sure to squeeze in a day trip to Transylvania or a
tour of Piatra Craiului National Park.
Brasov has an established transport network made up of
buses, trains and trolleybuses. The closest airport to Brasov is Henri Coandă
International Airport, at roughly two hours away by car.
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