Transylvanian Alps

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is situated 4½ km east of Transylvanian Alps. Photo: Nicu farcas, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is situated 5 km southeast of Transylvanian Alps. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Turnu Roşu Pass is a mountain pass in the , connecting county and county. is situated 6 km north of Transylvanian Alps. Photo: Miklós Barabás, Public domain.

Transylvanian Alps

45.5° or 45° 30' north
24.25° or 24° 15' east
Open Location Code
2,544 metres (8,346 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Armenian: Տրանսիլվանիայի Ալպեր
  • Basque: Hegoaldeko Karpatoak
  • Belarusian: Паўднёвыя Карпаты
  • Bulgarian: Южни Карпати
  • Catalan: Carpats del Sud
  • Cebuano: Transylvanian Alps
  • Chinese: 南喀尔巴阡山脉
  • Chinese: 南喀爾巴阡山脈
  • Czech: Carpaţii Meridionali
  • Czech: Jižní Karpaty
  • Czech: Transylvánské Alpy
  • Danish: Transsylvanske Alper
  • Dutch: Transsylvaanse Alpen
  • Dutch: Transsylvanische Alpen
  • Dutch: Zevenburgse Alpen
  • Dutch: Zuidelijke Karpaten
  • English: Southern Carpathians
  • Esperanto: Carpaţii Meridionali
  • Esperanto: Sudaj Karpatoj
  • Estonian: Transilvaania Alpid
  • Finnish: Etelä-Karpaatit
  • Finnish: Transilvanian Alpit
  • Franco-Provençal: Ârpes Transilvanienes
  • French: Alpes de Transylvanie
  • French: Carpates méridionales
  • Georgian: სამხრეთი კარპატები
  • German: Südkarpaten
  • German: Transsilvanische Alpen
  • Hebrew: הקרפטים הדרומיים
  • Hungarian: Déli-Kárpátok
  • Hungarian: Erdélyi Alpok
  • Icelandic: Suður-Karpatafjöll
  • Indonesian: Carpathians Selatan
  • Italian: Alpi Transilvaniche
  • Italian: Carpazi Meridionali
  • Japanese: トランシルバニアアルプス山脈
  • Japanese: トランシルバニア山脈
  • Japanese: トランシルヴァニアアルプス山脈
  • Japanese: トランシルヴァニア山脈
  • Japanese: 南カルパティア山脈
  • Korean: 남카르파티아 산맥
  • Korean: 트란실바니아 알프스 산맥
  • Korean: 트란실바니아알프스산맥
  • Norwegian: Sør-Karpatene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: De transilvanske alper
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sør-Karpatene
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Dei sørlege Karpatane
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Dei transilvanske alpane
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Dei transylvanske alpane
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sør-Karpatane
  • Persian: آلپ ترانسیلوانیا
  • Polish: Karpaty Południowe
  • Romanian: Carpaţii Meridionali
  • Romanian: Carpaţii meridionali
  • Romanian: Carpații Meridionali
  • Russian: Трансильванские Альпы
  • Russian: Южные Карпаты
  • Serbo-Croatian: Južni Karpati
  • Serbo-Croatian: Transilvanijske Alpe
  • Slovak: Južné Karpaty
  • Spanish: Alpes de Transilvania
  • Spanish: Carpatos meridionales
  • Spanish: Cárpatos meridionales
  • Swedish: Sydkarpaterna
  • Swedish: Transsylvanska alperna
  • Turkish: Güney Karpatlar
  • Turkish: Transilvanya Alpleri
  • Ukrainian: Південні Карпати
  • Ukrainian: Трансильванські Альпи
  • Karpatia Selatan
  • Transilvanische Alpen
  • Transil’vanskie Al’py

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