Bucharest is 's capital and largest city, as well as the most important industrial and commercial center of the country. With more than 2.1 million inhabitants in the urban area, Bucharest is one of the largest cities in Southeastern Europe.

Notable Places in the Area

The , commonly known after its abbreviation UB in , is a public… Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Public building
The Senate is the upper house in the bicameral Parliament of Romania. is situated 1½ km west of Bucharest. Photo: Dennis Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Government office
The Chamber of Deputies is the lower house in 's bicameral parliament. is situated 1½ km west of Bucharest. Photo: Dennis Jarvis, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a district in central Bucharest, , which was completely rebuilt in the 1980s as part of the scheme of systematization under the dictator Nicolae Ceauşescu. Photo: Wikimedia, Copyrighted free use.

is a neighbourhood in western Bucharest, located around the hill, in Bucharest's Sector 5. is situated 2½ km west of Bucharest.

is a neighborhood in southeastern Bucharest, , along the Dâmboviţa River, located between , , , Olteniței and . is situated 3 km southeast of Bucharest. Photo: Dahn, Public domain.


Also Known As

In the Area


Notable Places

Tourists don't know where they've been, travelers don't know where they're going.  

Popular Destinations in Wallachian Plain

The Free Map
Your world is
without borders

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Bucharest. See this page's contributions. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.