Unmissable tourist sites
Máramarosszíget Travel guide
Máramarosszíget : Michelin's recommendations
On the Ukrainian border, Sighetu Marmatiei forms part of a region that preserves a vibrant peasant culture, of which more may be learnt at the Maramures ethnographic museum and the village museum. Stroll around the busy heart of town, centred on Liberty Square. Don’t miss the remarkablememorial to the resistance and victims of communism and the Elie Wiesel memorial-house, dedicated to the region’s Jewish culture and witness to its tragic history.
Tourist attractions Máramarosszíget : Things to see and do
Str. Bogdan Vodã nr. 1 RO - Sighetu Marmatiei
This museum is worth visiting in order to gain some preliminary knowledge of Maramures folk art before exploring the region’s hidden gems. The emphasis is naturally on farming in an area with such a strong pastoral tradition, but wood craft (carved d..
Str. Corneliu Coposu nr. 4 RO - Sighetu Marmatiei
This prison evoking sad memories was in the post-war period the scene of the incarceration, torture and starvation of politicians, intellectuals and Catholic priests deemed enemies of the communist state. Its cells are today the backdrop for an inter..
Str. Dragos Vodã nr. 12 RO - Sighetu Marmatiei
Another poignant visit bearing witness to the barbarism of the Nazis. Sited in the house where famous Nobel Prize winner Elie Wiesel was born, the museum uses devotional objects, documents and photos to evoke the memory of the Jews of Maramures kille..
Str. Mihai Eminescu No 97 RO - 435500 Sighetu Marmaţiei
Located in Mill Garden Park at the bottom of Solovan Hill, Hotel Marmatia offers rooms with a minibar and cable TV. Free private parking is available on site. The rooms of Marmatia Hotel are light and airy, and feature Austrian influences. All rooms..
Avram Iancu, nr 65A RO - 435500 Sighetu Marmaţiei
The Motel Perla Sigheteana is located on the DN 19 road in Sighetu Marmatiei. It offers rooms with balconies, a restaurant with a terrace, free Wi-Fi and free private parking. All rooms in the Perla Sigheteana Motel are air-conditioned and have a pr..