Welcome to the Sibiu google satellite map! This place is situated in Sibiu, Romania, its geographical coordinates are 45° 48' 0" North, 24° 9' 0" East and its original name (with diacritics) is Sibiu. See Sibiu photos and images from satellite below, explore the aerial photographs of Sibiu in Romania.What is the significance of Sibiu?
Sibiu (Hermannstadt in German) was the largest and wealthiest of the seven walled citadels (Siebenburgen) built starting in the 12th century by German settlers known as 'Transylvanian Saxons'. The riches amassed by its guilds paid for the construction of both impressive buildings and the fortifications required to protect them.What rivers run through Sibiu?
The Cibin river as well as some smaller streams runs through Sibiu. The geographical position of Sibiu makes it one of the most important transportation hubs in Romania with important roads and railway lines passing through it.What is the capital of Sibiu County?
Now the capital of Sibiu County, between 1692 and 1791 and 1849–65 Sibiu was also the capital of the Principality of Transylvania. 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.