2018 ATLAS  T3  International  Conference 

Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania 

June 3-7, 2018

 

The Most Beautiful Tour of

ATLAS-ROMANIA Conference

June 6, 2018

 

9:00 am Departure from Cluj-Napoca    
9:45 am Turda Salt Mine   Turda: The Turda Salt  Mine, a museum of salt  mining, one of the most  beautiful underground  place in the world (whenonearth.net) -  guided tour in English,  1 hour

11:00 am Departure for Sibiel (Lunch on board the coach)

   
13:30 pm Sibiel: The “Zosim Oancea” Museum of Icons on Glass   Sibiel: The “Zosim Oancea” Museum of Icons on Glass, the largest existing exposition of icons on glass in Transylvania, a miracle of artistic creativity and religious inspiration born of the riches of the Orthodox Christian tradition and the imagination of Romanian peasant painters, 1 hour
14:30 pm Departure for Dumbrava Sibiului    
15:00 pm Dumbrava Sibiului Dumbrava Sibiului, The Museum Of Traditional Folk Civilization, the most important ethno-museum institution in Romania - guided tour in English, 1.5 hours. Lunch at one of the restaurants inside The Museum of Traditional Folk Civilization, 1.5 hours
     
 19:00 pm Sibiu Sibiu: Sibiu is one of the most important cultural centres of Romania and was designated the European Capital of Culture for the year 2007, along with the city of Luxembourg. Formerly the centre of the Transylvanian Saxons, the old city of Sibiu was ranked as "Europe's 8th-most idyllic place to live" by Forbes in 2008. We visit the Large Square (142 meters long and 93 meters wide, it is one of the largest ones in Transylvania), Small Square, Huet Square - guided tour in English, 1 hour
20:00 pm Departure for Cluj-Napoca (arrive around 22:30)