Oradea is one the few undiscovered gems of 's tourism. Despite being one of the largest and most important cities in , and having a high degree of administrative, economic and commercial importance, it is often overlooked by tourists in favor of other Transylvanian cities such as Brasov, , Sighisoara or .

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Oradea Airport is an international airport located 5 km southwest of Oradea in northwestern , Bihor County, near one of the main road and rail border crossings to . is situated 4 km southwest of Oradea.

The Cathedral Basilica of St. Mary also called Catholic Cathedral of the Assumption, is the name given to a religious building is the cathedral church of the Latin Diocese of Oradea Mare. is situated 2 km north of Oradea. Photo: Rabanus Flavus, CC0.

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The Episcopal palace of the city of Oradea in Bihor county, dates to the Baroque times. is situated 1½ km north of Oradea. Photo: Roamata, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Velenţa is a quarter, or district, in eastern Oradea, .


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