Municipality of Beltinci
The Municipality of Beltinci (8,700 inhabitants on an area of 62 km²) is situated on the left bank of the River Mura. The Municipality is made up of 8 villages. The main natural wealth of the Municipality is fertile soil. More than half of the area consists of gardens, fields and orchards. The Municipality is a geographically compact unit with a rich cultural heritage, natural beauty, vibrant folk culture, a rich oral tradition and a well developed tourist infrastructure. One of the most valuable resources of the Municipality is its unspoiled natural environment. Many activities taking place along the River Mura e.g. tourism, have a significant ecological impact.