The Satu Mare county lies in the North-West of Romania, on the lower course of the Somes river, bordering the Ukraine in the North, Hungary in the West and the counties of Bihor, Sălaj and Maramures in the South and East. The county has a total area of 4405 square kilometers, representing 1.85% of the national territory and ranks 36th among the other counties in this respect. From the plains in the western part of the county, crossed by the rivers Somes, Tur and Crasna, the relief gradually climbs towards the Oas and Gutâi mountains in the East, the Pietroasa peak reaching 1,200 m. The climate is temperate, with hot summers, cold winters and rich precipitations.

For more details visit The Official Satu Mare Web Page