Mures County offers gorgeous castles from medieval times

Welcome to
Mures County

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Mures County is situated in Transylvania region from Romania, in the central part of the country and its neighbors are the following counties: Bistrita-Nasaud and Suceava in north, Cluj in west, Alba and Sibiu in south, Brasov in south-east and Harghita in east.


6.705 km²


530.000 people

Capital (Residence):

Targu Mures City 126.000 people


Orthodox, Romano-Catholic, Reformat



Calling code:

+4 0265 or 0365


Târgu Mureş, Reghin, Sighişoara, Târnăveni


Iernut, Luduş, Miercurea Nirajului, Sărmaşu, Sângeorgiu de Pădure, Sovata, Ungheni

Main roads:

E60(DN1, DN15) Oradea-Cluj Napoca-Luduş-Iernut-Târgu Mureş-Sighişoara-Braşov

DN14 Sighişoara-Mediaş

DN13a Bălăuşeri-Sovata-Praid

DN15 Târgu Mureş-Reghin-Topliţa

DN15e Târgu Mureş-Sărmaşu

DN16 Cluj Napoca-Sărmaşu-Reghin

DN14a Mediaş-Târnăveni-Iernut

DN15a Reghin-Bistriţa

A part of Sighisoara Citadel in November

Sighisoara City

Mures county Map

Mures County


Relief, climate, rivers and lakes from Mures County:

Mures County has a relief of plateau and hills (Transylvania’s Plateau, Târnavelor Plateau and Transylvania’s Hills) and in north-east is a part from Calimani and Gurghiu Mountains. The maximum elevation is in Pietrosu peak of 2.104 m height. Mures County‘s climate is continental moderate with warm summers and long and cold winters and the average of the winter temperature ranges from -3 to -5º C and of the summer between 18 and 20º C. The rainfall is relatively low of 600-700 mm per year. The main rivers which cross the county are Mures, Tarnava Mica (Small) and Tarnava Mare (Great) Rivers and the largest lakes are Ursu (Bear), Bezidu and Taureni Lakes.

Flora and fauna, tourist attractions and objectives from Mures County:

Mures County has a flora composed by mountain meadows (in the mountains), forests of spruce, fire, beech, oak, pine, ash and holm and pastures are found in the lower areas. (Find more journeys on blog.worldlifetimejourneys.com) A good part of the land is used for agriculture. The fauna is represented by the Carpathian deer, brown bears, lynxes, martens, roe deer, rabbits, squirrels, pheasants, hoopoes, wild boars, foxes and others. The most important tourist attractions and objectives from Mures County are Calimani Mountains National Park, Mures’s Gorge, Ursu (Bear) Lake, Sovata resort, Sighisoara City with the citadel and the annual medieval festival, the submerged village of Bezid, Targu Mureş City with its attractions, Gurghiu Arboretum Park, the Medieval Citadels from Targu Mures and Sighisoara and many others. Visit Mures County!

Targu Mures City Town Hall, Mures CountyTargu Mures City Town Hall, Mures County

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Mures County offers gorgeous castles from medieval times
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