Birthplace of the famous Roman-Catholic bishop Márton Áron it is situated in the northern part of Csík Region on equal distance from County capital city Miercurea - Ciuc(Csíkszereda) and Gheorgheni (Gyergyószentmiklós). Altitude 640 m. Houses are spreaded along the Olt river basin. With raiway station. Is surrounded by high mountains like Garados(948m), Nagyhagymás/ Hăsmasu-Mare (1794), Egyeskő/Piatra Unică(1608m), Öcsém/Ecem(1708m), Terkő/Tarcău (1461m). The Edelweiss Inn is situated near the village centre in the Felszeg
Historical monuments, touristic attractions
- Roman-Catholic Church
- Iron sillhouette of Márton Áron on the external wall of the church.
- Greek Catholic Church.
- St. Margaret Convent.
- Martyr`s Memorial
- War`s Memorial.
- Márton Áron commemorative Plaque.