is situated in the fertile and picturesque Danube plain. The territory is 69 159 ha, which represents 0.62% of the territory of the country. It is borders with Shumen municipality
, Veliki Preslav
municipality, Omurtag municipality
, Popovo municipality
, Antonovo municipality
and Loznitsa municipality
The territory of Targovishte municipality
is characterized with variety and merging of a plain, undulating and low mountain geographical formations, due to which the above sea-level varies from 150 to 690 meters. A larger part of the municipal territory is located within the Fore-Balkan near by the northern slopes of Preslav mountain, where the highest point - Kodzhakuz peak - 690m.
The climatic conditions are typical for the temperately continental climate. Cold north-eastern winds blow during the winter months and blow away the blanket of snow and blight with frost the winter wheat. The summer is hot and dry.