About Targu Jiu - presentation, information, photos and recommendations

Târgu Jiu Jiu is called, which permeates it and which over time has moved from the bed Deluşorul Prejba west, forming three terraces which are administrative area of the city. Fireplace Dacian a village before the Romans conquered Dacia, its territory was formerly covered large expanses of wild forests. He gave such a good shelter residents defending against foreign invasions.

Intersecting major thoroughfares here that links between the Danube in Transylvania and Banat. The Roman military units stationed around him, encamped in fortified settlements. During the wars of conquest of Dacia, part of the Roman army, according to historical evidence, passed through town.

The city is situated in the geographical area Subcarpathians tems, Targu-Jiu in the Depression - Campu Mare, one of the largest sub-Carpathian depressions interhill between North and Sub Gorj Bran Hill, south to the confluence with Jiu Amaradiei stones. It stretches 13 km from north to south and 10 km from east to west on both banks of the Jiu.

The climate is temperate continental hill, with 190 days without frost, unevenly distributed rainfall, the dominant wind from the north, the Jiu Valley.

According to the 2002 census, the city population was 96,641 inhabitants, of which Romanian 96.79% (93,546 persons), 3.01% Roma (Gypsy, 2916 persons) and 0.20% other nationalities. From the religious point of view, is overwhelmingly Orthodox population (98.31% or 95,008 believers).

The population has risen from Gorj and the young heroine of the original Teodoroiu Vădeni Catherine, today district of the town, who gave his life to defend their ancestral land during the 1917 fighting in Marasesti. To honor its memory and other heroes of Gorj in 1937 was conducted under the direction of Constantin Brancusi, monumental ensemble became famous all over the world.

During the second World War, following the order of General Ion Antonescu, 12 February 1941, Targu Jiu was built in a concentration camp who were imprisoned thousands of activists among them Nicolae Ceausescu. The camp operated until 23 August 1944.



Targu Jiu | Târgu Jiu Jiu is called, which permeates it and which over time has moved from the bed Deluşorul Prejba west, forming three terraces which are administrative area of the city. Fireplace Dacian a village before the Romans conquered Dacia, its territory was formerly covered large expanses of wild forests

Information source 

Top hotels in Targu Jiu

Hotel Anna, Targu Jiu

Hotel Anna

Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

    • No transport provided
    Pension Casa Danielescu, Targu Jiu

    Pension Casa Danielescu

    Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

    • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
    • No transport provided
    Hotel Gorj, Targu Jiu

    Hotel Gorj

    Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

    • Hotel with parking  
    • No transport provided
    Casa Alex, Targu Jiu

    Casa Alex

    Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

    • Hotel with parking  
    • No transport provided
    Daria Suite, Targu Jiu

    Daria Suite

    Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

    • Hotel with parking  
    • No transport provided
    Pensiunea Jacqueline, Targu Jiu

    Pensiunea Jacqueline

    Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

    • Hotel with parking  
    • No transport provided
    Motel Davios, Targu Jiu

    Motel Davios

    Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

      • No transport provided
      Art Boutique Central, Targu Jiu

      Art Boutique Central

      Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

      • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
      • No transport provided
      Ymy Hotel, Targu Jiu

      Ymy Hotel

      Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

      • Hotel with indoor pool  
      • No transport provided
      Aqua, Targu Jiu

      Aqua

      Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

        • No transport provided
        Hotel Anna Junior, Targu Jiu

        Hotel Anna Junior

        Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

        • Hotel with parking  
        • No transport provided
        Hotel Europa, Targu Jiu

        Hotel Europa

        Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

          • No transport provided
          Pensiunea Casa Cartianu, Targu Jiu

          Pensiunea Casa Cartianu

          Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

          • Hotel with parking  
          • No transport provided
          Pensiunea Antique, Targu Jiu

          Pensiunea Antique

          Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

          • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
          • No transport provided
          Pensiunea Giovani, Targu Jiu

          Pensiunea Giovani

          Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

            • No transport provided
            Casa Vera, Targu Jiu

            Casa Vera

            Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

            • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
            • No transport provided
            Brancusi Hotel, Targu Jiu

            Brancusi Hotel

            Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

              • No transport provided
              Hotel Story, Targu Jiu

              Hotel Story

              Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

                • No transport provided
                Pension Simona, Targu Jiu

                Pension Simona

                Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

                • Hotel with parking  
                • No transport provided
                Lexi Star, Targu Jiu

                Lexi Star

                Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

                  • No transport provided
                  Casa Caroli, Targu Jiu

                  Casa Caroli

                  Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

                  • Hotel family hotels  
                  • No transport provided
                  Infinit, Targu Jiu

                  Infinit

                  Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

                  • Hotel with wi-fi Internet  
                  • No transport provided
                  Enigma Pension, Targu Jiu

                  Enigma Pension

                  Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

                  • Hotel with parking  
                  • No transport provided
                  Casa Topazz, Targu Jiu

                  Casa Topazz

                  Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

                    • No transport provided
                    Chic Apartments, Targu Jiu

                    Chic Apartments

                    Targu Jiu, Oltenia, Romania

                      • No transport provided

                      Map of hotels Targu Jiu

                      Travel map Targu Jiu

                      You can move the points of departure or destination with mouse. You can add intermediate points by entering the cities separated by commas. You can adjust the route by dragging with the mouse the points on blue line.

                      Directions

                      The map and route instructions above are automatically generated and are not verified. Please consult a road map and check road conditions before you begin the journey.
                      Direct Booking is not responsible for the accuracy of the information above and is not responsible for any inconvenience caused by them.
                      We could not find any landmarks according to your specifications
                      The information and photos from the presentation of the resorts are informative. We continuously to maintain the accuracy and timeliness of the information but do not guarantee that the information is complete or error-free.