Lake Dâmbovița

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Lake Dâmbovița
Lake Dambovita Aerial.jpg
Dambovita Lake Aerial
LocationBucharest, Romania
GroupBucharest Lakes
Coordinates44°27′30″N 26°00′25″E / 44.458321°N 26.006849°E / 44.458321; 26.006849Coordinates: 44°27′30″N 26°00′25″E / 44.458321°N 26.006849°E / 44.458321; 26.006849
Basin countriesRomania
Max. length0.2 km (0.12 mi)
Max. width0.4 km (0.25 mi)
Surface area0.55 km2 (0.21 sq mi)
Average depth3 m (9.8 ft)
Max. depth4 m (13 ft)
Water volume3 km3 (0.72 cu mi)
Shore length11 km (0.62 mi)
Surface elevation78 m (256 ft)
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Dâmbovița Lake ("Lacul Dâmbovița") is a lake situated on Dâmboviţa river in Bucharest and Chiajna, west of Morii Lake and bordering Morii Lake.[1] It has an area of 55 ha.[1] The lake is 3 km from the center of Bucharest (University Square) and is located between: Morii Lake to the East, Giulești district at North, Chiajna and Rosu Forest at South.

A project underground highway, a tunnel which will link Morii Lake and Dambovita Lake (also Chiajna) to Civic Center (Unirii Square) and A1 freeway[2]


  1. ^ a b "În ADMINISTRARE" (in Romanian). Administraţia Lacuri, Parcuri şi Agrement. 2009-02-17. Archived from the original on 2009-02-21. Retrieved 2009-02-17.
  2. ^ Oprescu ar vrea un tunel între Lacul Morii şi ieşirea spre autostrada A1 Curierul National, Feb 11, 2011