Europe : Balkans : Romania : Transylvania : Alba Iulia
Alba Iulia  is a city in Western Transylvania, Romania. It is the capital of Alba county.
There are direct international trains from Vienna (11 hours travel time), Prague (17 1/2 hours) and Budapest (seven hours).
Alba Iulia is connected with Cluj by six daily trains, with Bucharest by five trains and with Timisoara by four trains. Check timetables on infofer.ro
- Alba Iulia Fortress -a massive baroque fortification built in the 18th century, one of the largest of this kind in Eastern Europe.
- Aiud fortress, near Alba Iulia.
- Calnic fortress, near Alba Iulia, an UNESCO World Heritage site.
- Coltesti fortress
- Scarisoara cave
This page was last edited at 02:22, on 22 February 2009 by Wikitravel user Vidimian. Based on work by Wikitravel user(s) Deni120 and Axi and Anonymous user(s) of Wikitravel.