Flora and Fauna Reserves

Tătarilor Lake

Tatrilor Lake is a natural reservation called peat bog and is situated 3km SE of Arpasul de Sus, on a high terrace on the right side of Arpasul Mare river, 15 km away of Arpasul de Jos, on DN1.

The lake has an area of 3,680 m2. The peat thickness is over 9m, and the entire peat reserve amounts up to app. 180.000 ml. At the base of the peat reserve there's a water pouch on a layer of sandy silt, which makes it dangerous for human researching. The humidity favors the growth of plants like Menyanthes trifoliata, Betula pubescens, Caltha laeta, Alisma plantagoaguatica and the fauna is specific to a humid environment Emys orbicularis, Triturus cristatus and Hyla arboreia.

The natural reservation of Arpăşel

The natural reservation of Arpasel is situated on the administrative land of the commune of Arpaş and Cârţişoara, in the alpine region of the Fagaras Mountains and stretches out on 736 ha. This reservation is the home of approximately 40 marmots and is one of a kind in Romania. You can find many more types of mammals in this area of interest like the lynx, bears, wolves, stags, deer, wild cats and the tree martens. Adding to these species, you can also spot mountain golden eagles.

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Weather in Tara Fagarasului


Emergency number: 112

Mountain Rescue Team: +40.268.471.517

Brasov Police: 0268-407500

Romanian Gendarmerie: 0268 / 9 5 6; 0268-426589

Fagaras Police: 0268-213033; 0268-213034

Fagaras Fire Fighters: 0268-211212

The Municipal Hospital of Fagaras: 0268-212521; 0268-212522

The City Hall of Fagaras: 0268-211313

Public Health Fagaras: 0268-214805

Railway Station of Fagaras: 0268-211125

Usefull Links

  • Dragus Village
  • Mandra Village
  • Recea Village
  • Harseni Village
  • Beclean Village
  • Arpasu de Jos Village
  • Cartisoara Village
  • City of Victoria
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  • Vistea Village
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  • Parau Village
  • Ucea Village
  • Sinca Veche Village
  • Sinca Noua Village
  • Sercaia Village
  • Sambata de Sus Village
  • Lisa Village
  • [see more]

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