The Dragon’s Garden

The Dragon’s Garden

The Dragons' Garden is a protected geological and landscape natural reserve near Galgaul Almasului (Salaj County), which covers about three hectares. The reserve is the result of landsliding and erosion process of sandstones interspersed with gravel and conglomerate, forming high piles of rocks of different shapes, called “dragons” by the locals.

The botanical garden of Jibou

The botanical garden of Jibou

The botanical garden of Jibou was founded in 1968 by Vasile Fati, on the former residence of the Wesselényi family. In 1970 it became an educational and research facility for scientists and the public.The garden today covers 30 hectares, and consists of a sector of outdoor and ornamental plants, a Roman garden, a rose garden, a Japanese garden, a dendrology area, a complex of greenhouses, aquariums, an Amazonian gallery and a zoological park with deer, boars and an aviary.