Turda Gorge, Romania

by Agnes Felber June. 05, 2015 2478 views

Turda Gorge (Cheile Turzii in Romanian) is a natural reserve (on Hășdate River) situated 6 km west of Turda and about 15 km south-east of Cluj-Napoca, in Transylvania, Romania.

Geography

The canyon, formed through the erosion of the Jurassic limestone of the mountain, is 2 900 m long and the walls have heights reaching 300 m. The total surface of the canyon is of 324 ha.

Cheile Turzii contain one of the richest and most scenic karst landscapes in Romania.

Not far from the gorge at Tureni there is another canyon called the Turda Gorge.

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Jay Boggess 5 years, 4 months ago

Thanks for taking us along on this amazing place!

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Yves Monast 5 years, 4 months ago

cool set like the last one....

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Dan Ravasio 5 years, 4 months ago

Rugged... Hahahaha at the tree

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Paolo Martini 5 years, 4 months ago

beautiful places, Agnes !

5 years, 4 months ago Edited
Lealeb 5 years, 4 months ago

Great!!!

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