Protected area / Natural attraction
Pădurea Ciurumela, România
Ciurumela Forest is a forest reserve located in the municipality of Poiana Mare. It is made up of a very old acacia forest, valuable for the quality of wood and the size of the trees, unique in Europe. The forest reserve is located on the right side of the Calafat - Bechet - Cernavoda National Road, about 5 km from the Poiana Mare commune. The acacia forest forming the forest reserve has more than 90 years and covers an area of 8 hectares.
It was declared a natural protected area of local interest by the Decision of the County Council no. 26/1994.