1000 years. That's how long it has been since the first stone was laid to build the Roman-Catholic Cathedral St Michael. The Cathedral is located inside Alba Carolina Citadel and is the oldest and the longest cathedral in Romania.
Sinaia Monastery was built by Mihai Cantacuzino after returning from the pilgrimage in Egypt where he visited St Catherine's Monastery on Mount Sinai. Sinaia Monastery Museum preserves the first Bible translated into the Romanian language.