Strumiani municipality covers the eastern slopes of Maleshevska mountain, the Strouma river valley and a small part of the western part of Pirin mountain. The highest peak of its territory is mount Sharalia - 2171 m.
To the north Stroumyani borders Kresna municipality, to the south - Sandanski, to the east - Bansko, to the south-east - Petrich. Berovo municipality (Macedonia) is its west frontier.
The specific nature resources of the municipality Strumyani favour the development of the ecologic and stable tourism.
In the forests and along the Strouma valley there are conditions for various recreation activities: - sport, fishing, wild fruits gathering, picnics, etc.
The availability of unique nature phenomena (caves, diverse flora and fauna, protected areas and reserves) is a marvelous ground for the development of mountaineering, gliding, eco tourism, angling.
Quick facts about Municipality StrumyaniIn Bulgarian (Native transliteraion): Община Струмяни
Other transliteration(s): Strumiani, Stroumyani, Stroumiani
Region: South-Western planing region of Bulgaria
District: Blagoevgrad district
Municipality: Strumyani municipality
Area Size: 366km2
Population: 6596 people (2005)