View to Recaș vineyard
Even though it is a county in which the plains occupy an important part of the surface, Timiș county has a diversified natural potential, from the peaks of the Poiana Ruscă Mountains to the Timiș Plain. The picturesque mountain area, the springs of mineral and thermal waters, recognized for their healing qualities, the rich hunting and fishing grounds, as well as the variety of elements of architecture, folk art and folklore provide tourism offers to everyone's taste.
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Spa and leisure tourism attracts lovers of hot springs in Buzias, Sânmihaiu German, Deta, Calacea, Teremia Mare and Lovrin.
The Poiana Ruscă Mountains also offer recreational opportunities in a picturesque natural environment and easy tourist routes for hikers and mountainbikers.
The tourist offer is supplemented with traditions, cultural events, monuments and architectural assemblies that are found both in Timișoara and in other localities of the county: in Ciacova you can admire "Cula Ciacovei", Queen Elizabeth Castle from Banloc or Count Mercy Castle from Cărani.
Timis County is home to several nature reserves with a number of rare plant and animal species. In the perimeter of Satchinez there is an important ornithological reserve, and in Rădmănești there is a paleontological reserve and at Bazoș there is a beautiful dendrological park, which contains a rich variety of arboreal species.
Also worth a visit is the Românești Cave, in which renowned orchestras hold symphonic concerts every autumn, the Pietroasa Cave, the mud volcano from Forocici, the extinct volcano Dealul Roșu and Sumig Vulcanic Cone.