Romania

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Natural Site

Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe

This transboundary extension of the World Heritage site of the Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and the Ancient Beech Forests of Germany (Ger..

Cultural Site

Churches of Moldavia

These eight churches of northern Moldavia, built from the late 15th century to the late 16th century, their external walls covered in fresco paintings..

Cultural Site

Dacian Fortresses of the Orastie Mountains

Built in the 1st centuries B.C. and A.D. under Dacian rule, these fortresses show an unusual fusion of military and religious architectural techniques..

Natural Site

Danube Delta

The waters of the Danube, which flow into the Black Sea, form the largest and best preserved of Europes deltas. The Danube delta hosts over 300 specie..

Cultural Site

Historic Centre of Sighisoara

Founded by German craftsmen and merchants known as the Saxons of Transylvania, Sighioara is a fine example of a small, fortified medieval town which p..

Cultural Site

Monastery of Horezu

Founded in 1690 by Prince Constantine Brancovan, the monastery of Horezu, in Walachia, is a masterpiece of the Brancovan style. It is known for its ar..

Cultural Site

Villages with Fortified Churches in Transylvania

These Transylvanian villages with their fortified churches provide a vivid picture of the cultural landscape of southern Transylvania. The seven villa..

Cultural Site

Wooden Churches of Maramures

These eight churches are outstanding examples of a range of architectural solutions from different periods and areas. They show the variety of designs..