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Travel Guide of Alba Iulia in Romania by Influencers and Travelers


Alba Iulia is a city that serves as the seat of Alba County in the west-central part of Romania. Located on the Mureș River in the historical region of Transylvania, it has a population of 63,536.


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1 - Apuseni

The Apuseni Mountains is a mountain range in Transylvania, Romania, which belongs to the Western Romanian Carpathians, also called Occidentali in Romanian. Their name translates from Romanian as Mountains "of the sunset" i.e. "western". The highest peak is the Bihor Peak at 1849 metres. The Apuseni Mountains has about 400 caves.

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2 - Alba County

   9 km away

Alba County is a county of Romania located in the historic region of Transylvania. Its capital is Alba Iulia, a city with a population of 63,536.

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3 - Rapa Rosie

   9 km away

Râpa Roșie is a protected area, a natural monument of national interest in Alba County, Romania. It is a geological and botanical reserve, located in the extreme southwest of the Secaşelor Plateau on the right bank of the Secașul Mare, about 4 kilometres north of Sebeș.

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4 - The Citadel Alba-Carolina

The Alba Carolina Citadel is a star-shaped fortress located in Alba Iulia. Its construction commenced on November 4, 1715 during the Habsburg rule in Transylvania, and was completed in 1738. 20,000 serfs were involved in its construction, which is estimated to have cost around 3 million guldens.

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5 - DN67C

   14 km away

The Transalpina or DN67C is a 148 km national road located in the Parâng Mountains group, Southern Carpathians of Romania, is one of the highest roads of the Carpathian Mountains. It connects Novaci, south of Parâng Mountains, to Sebeș in the north. It is the highest road in Romania, having the highest point in Urdele Pass.

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6 - Piatra Secuiului

   30 km away

The Trascău Mountains are located in the Apuseni mountain range of the Western Romanian Carpathians, in Romania. The Trascău Mountains are crossed by picturesque Arieş River valley. The highest elevation in the massif is Dâmbău Peak, at 1,369 m.

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7 - Cetatea Trascăului

   39 km away
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8 - DJ107M

   42 km away
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9 - Şesul Craiului - Scăriţa Belioara

   49 km away
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