Alba Iulia City

Alba Iulia
Capital of the Great Union of Romania.
Alba Iulia is the seat of Alba County in the west-central part of Romania.
Located on the Mureș River in the historical region of Transylvania. Since the High Middle Ages, the city has been the seat of Transylvania’s Roman Catholic diocese. Between 1541 and 1690 it was the capital of the Eastern Hungarian Kingdom and the latter Principality of Transylvania.
At one point it also was a center of Eastern Orthodox Metropolitan of Transylvania with suffragan to Vad diocese.
Alba Iulia is historically important for Romanians, Hungarians, and Transylvanian Saxons. In December 2018, Alba Iulia was officially declared Capital of the Great Union of Romania.

Things to do and places to visit

Principia Museum

Principia Museum

Principia Museum Principia Museum
Visit the Alba Carolina Fortress

Visit the Alba Carolina Fortress

Alba Carolina Fortress Saint Mihail Cathedral – Alba Iulia ALBA CAROLINA FORTRESS Image by ziarulunirea.ro The Alba…
Alba Iulia

Alba Iulia

Alba Iulia is the seat of Alba County in the west-central part of Romania. Located on the…

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