Where is Giurgiu Located?
Between Transylvania in the North and the Danube in the south lies the Wallachia, also called Muntenia. This Region is not only the grain Chamber of Romania, it impresses with its many attractions, both cultural, and related to its scenic beauty. In the Northeast it is bordered by the Fagaras mountains and the Bucegi Mountains. If you want to explore this unique landscape by car, then it’s definitely worth it to follow the “transfagarasan” road.
What Country is Giurgiu in?
It begins in the municipality of Bascov and connects the Wallachia with Transylvania. You drive through the Fagaras mountains. This is also why it is one of the most beautiful mountain roads in the world. At Lake Balea it reaches its highest point at 2,042 meters. Near the municipality of Cartisoara the road ends. This is not far from the Dracula Castle in Bran. This prince Vlad is present almost everywhere in this country, because he has donated near Giurgiu the monastery of Comana that was built in 1588. There you can walk through a nature reserve of almost 25,000 hectares, Comana Park. Giurgiu is a beautiful port city on the Danube river, the peace bridge between Romania and Bulgaria was erected.