Cluj-Napoca is the capital of the historical region of Transylvania in Romania. The city is commonly known as Cluj and is an excellent day-trip destination. Besides historical places of interest, many cultural events are organized (especially in summer months). Cluj is also known for its excellent restaurants.
The city has 320,000 inhabitants.
Cluj-Napoca is located in the northwest of Romania, along the Someşul Mic River. Many other brooklets and streams run through the city. The city lies more or less on the border of the Transylvanian Plain and the Apuseni Mountains. The surroundings are hilly with peaks between 500 and 700 meters.
The city is an important economic center for Romania. In recent years high-tech industry (software and IT) has expanded enormously. There's also a large brewery (Ursus) and people work in (financial) services. Tourism is also important, although not many stay overnight: most people visit Cluj-Napoca on a day trip.
Cluj-Napoca International Airport is situated 9 kilometers east of the city center. It's easily reachable by rental car via freeway A3 and then highway E576 (Strada Traian Vuia).
Cluj-Napoca has excellent public transport, exploited by Regia Autonomă de Transport Urban de Călători (RATUC). There are (trolley) buses and three streetcar lines. There are also bus connections with several places surrounding Cluj-Napoca.
Traffic and Parking
Finding your way around Cluj-Napoca isn't difficult and in general finding a free parking place doesn't cause problems either. You can park your rental car in the street, but it's better and safer to park your car in one of the municipal parking garages (for example at the City Hall, Parking Marasti and Parking Multiplex Leu).
In recent years many hotels have opened up in Cluj-Napoca and you'll therefore have no trouble finding a hotel room. There are basic guesthouses, midrange hotels and also a new five-star hotel. You'll also find campsites nearby the city.
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