- Buzău Pass
Infobox Mountain Pass
Name = Buzău Pass
Location = ROM
Traversed by =
Buzău Pass ( _ro. Pasul Buzău) is a
mountain passthat follows the Buzău Riverand connects Braşovwith Buzăuover the Buzău Mountains, in the Eastern Carpathiansin Romania.
This was one of the passes used by invaders, such as Turks and
Tatars, to attack Transylvania. This is why the nearby region, known as Ţara Bârseiwas settled by Teutonic Knightsin the 13th century, who built fortifications, to be prepared against such an invasion. Nevertheless, many invasions were conducted through the Buzău Pass, including the Turkish attacks of 1421, 1432, 1438and 1508and the Tatar invasion of 1658.
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