Maramureș, nicknamed „Land of Wood”, is a travel destination that’s worth visiting at least once in a lifetime. Located in the extreme north of the country, on the border with Ukraine, this region is best known for its authentic wooden architecture, vividly reflected in its wooden churches, massive wooden gates and traditional houses.
“Wood Country” is a great place to visit if you want to enjoy an active vacation. Walking, cycling, hiking or The Steam Train (Mocănița) are the best ways to visit Maramures. You will find many places to visit in Maramures and new experiences to try every day.
Superlative sceneries, friendly locals or traditional handcrafts are just a few of 12 reasons to Visit Maramureș!