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Arad is located at the western extremity of Romania, the high plain of Arad, 30 km from Zarand Mountains, part of the Western Carpathians. Crossed from east to west of the river Mures, contains in its perimeter, in the woods, a natural lake.

Plain Arad is situated between mountains and riverbeds Zarand Mures Ier and Mort, continuing Cris Plain Pancota localities south of the line, Captain Alexander, potters, and Sanmartin Simand by Paulis and Pecica Mures valley between. To frame the mountain has an altitude of about 120 m and less than 100 m. At the western foothills Zarand distinguish a strip of piedmont plain not up to Mures and passing gradually into a strip somewhat low (less than 100 m) to plain characters ramble visible at the court. Following the expansion cone of dejection Mures, Arad Plain consists of gravel, sand and clay. East of Arad appear loess and loess, and the surrounding township Curtici wind sand dune terrain set. In its frequent digression plain white and abandoned meanders, levees, and sărături lacovişti.

City is moderate-continental climate with Mediterranean influences weak summer recorded an average temperature of 21 ° C and average winter temperature of -1 ° C.

At the 2002 census the city had a population of 178,827 inhabitants.

Arad is the hub of road and rail networks, national and trans, in western Romania. Included in Pan-European Corridor IV that links the countries of Western Europe, South - East and Central Asia.

At 3 km from the city center is located Arad International Airport (IATA code: ARW, ICAO code: LRAR).

During the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Arad stated that one of the most important economic centers in the region. In this regard it is significant assessment made in 1937 that, in relation to the work of the 4001 companies, the city was considered as the most powerful economic center of Transylvania in Romania and fourth.

In achieving this status have worked factors such as geographic location of the city at the crossroads of trade routes of the utmost importance, and ethnic and religious diversity of its DWELLER. The same factors make today Arad, one of the most prosperous cities in post-revolutionary Romania.

The main industries are construction and repair of rolling stock (wagons Astra Arad, Astra Passenger Coaches), machine building industry (Alcoa Fujikura, Leoni Wiring Systems, Maschio-Gaspardo, Takata Petri), production test equipment and measuring instruments and control ( Counter Group), clothing industry, food industry, wood processing industry.

Arad has a rich cultural and historical heritage, offering visitors a true outdoor museum of architectural styles specific to the eighteenth century, nineteenth and twentieth centuries, monuments, art and history, theater, philharmonic concerts, exhibitions of fine art, museum exhibitions history, art and science of nature, festivals and celebrations.
Architecture lovers can admire the buildings built in the baroque, renaissance, eclectic, classical, Gothic or secession.









Arad | Arad is located at the western extremity of Romania, the high plain of Arad, 30 km from Zarand Mountains, part of the Western Carpathians. Crossed from east to west of the river Mures, contains in its perimeter, in the woods, a natural lake

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Pensiunea Select, Arad

Pensiunea Select

Arad, Crisana, Romania

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  • No transport provided
Ibis Styles Arad, Arad

Ibis Styles Arad

Arad, Crisana, Romania

  • Hotel with parking  
  • No transport provided
Hotel Continental Forum, Arad

Hotel Continental Forum

Arad, Crisana, Romania

  • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
  • No transport provided
Hotel Coandi, Arad

Hotel Coandi

Arad, Crisana, Romania

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  • No transport provided
Hotel Maxim , Arad

Hotel Maxim

Arad, Crisana, Romania

  • Full Board  
  • No transport provided
Hotel Queen, Arad

Hotel Queen

Arad, Crisana, Romania

  • Hotel with parking  
  • No transport provided
Pensiunea Xo Residence, Arad

Pensiunea Xo Residence

Arad, Crisana, Romania

  • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
  • No transport provided
Hotel Best Western Central , Arad

Hotel Best Western Central

Arad, Crisana, Romania

    • No transport provided
    Hotel Phoenix, Arad

    Hotel Phoenix

    Arad, Crisana, Romania

      • No transport provided
      Pensiunea Nimbus, Arad

      Pensiunea Nimbus

      Arad, Crisana, Romania

        • No transport provided
        Hotel Leon Spa, Arad

        Hotel Leon Spa

        Arad, Crisana, Romania

          • No transport provided
          Hotel Xe Mar, Arad

          Hotel Xe Mar

          Arad, Crisana, Romania

          • Hotel with parking  
          • No transport provided
          Pensiunea Sergiu Geanina, Arad

          Pensiunea Sergiu Geanina

          Arad, Crisana, Romania

          • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
          • No transport provided
          Hotel Lotus, Arad

          Hotel Lotus

          Arad, Crisana, Romania

            • No transport provided
            Hotel Iris, Arad

            Hotel Iris

            Arad, Crisana, Romania

              • No transport provided
              Parc Hotel Arad, Arad

              Parc Hotel Arad

              Arad, Crisana, Romania

                • No transport provided
                Hotel Class, Arad

                Hotel Class

                Arad, Crisana, Romania

                  • No transport provided
                  Pensiunea Lunca, Arad

                  Pensiunea Lunca

                  Arad, Crisana, Romania

                    • No transport provided
                    Marem, Arad

                    Marem

                    Arad, Crisana, Romania

                      • No transport provided
                      Apartment Vintage, Arad

                      Apartment Vintage

                      Arad, Crisana, Romania

                        • No transport provided
                        Larisa, Arad

                        Larisa

                        Arad, Crisana, Romania

                        • Hotel with parking  
                        • No transport provided
                        Cosmin Hotel, Arad

                        Cosmin Hotel

                        Arad, Crisana, Romania

                          • No transport provided
                          Hotel President, Arad

                          Hotel President

                          Arad, Crisana, Romania

                          • Hotel with outdoor pool  
                          • No transport provided
                          Pensiunea Almada, Arad

                          Pensiunea Almada

                          Arad, Crisana, Romania

                          • Hotel with parking  
                          • No transport provided
                          Hotel Ana Inn, Arad

                          Hotel Ana Inn

                          Arad, Crisana, Romania

                            • No transport provided

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                            City Dezna

                            City Dezna

                            Banat, RomaniaDezna fortress sits near the village of the same name, at the foot of the mountains and near Woods Moma Moneasa well known resorts in Arad county.

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                            Arad Fortress

                            Arad Fortress

                            Crisana, RomaniaArad City is one of the fortifications built in Vauban style in Transylvania, in the second half of the eighteenth century, the late phase of the fortification system in Europe stellate

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                            Arad Old Theatre

                            Arad Old Theatre

                            Crisana, RomaniaOne of the most interesting sights in the old theater building Arad, who lives on the city center about 180 years. This building, built in 1817, is considered as the first permanent theater building in our country.

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                            Arad Museum Complex

                            Arad Museum Complex

                            Crisana, RomaniaArad Museum was opened in 1893 as exhibition of relics of the pasoptist Revolution (1848), displayed in the hall on the second floor of the State Theatre.

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                            Șoimoș Fortress

                            Șoimoș Fortress

                            Crisana, RomaniaThe fortress was built towards the end of the 13th century by a noble family. It was supposed to be Paul, ban by Severin, between 1272-1275, who first gave it to his brother Nicholas, and then to his brother's nephew, Posa, John's son, in 1278. Her role has already been manifested. in the juncture in which the centrifugal movement of Transylvania and western Hungary took place, under the authority of the voivode Ladislau Kan.

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