The commune of Nucşoara is located in the Nucşoara Depression, being the northernmost and last commune on the Doamnei River Valley, in Argeş County.
Access to Nucșoara is by paved road, the village being 180 km from Bucharest and 60 km from Pitești, the county seat of Argeș.
From Pitesti or the A1 highway in the direction of Pitesti-Est, you can reach Nucșoara on the Pitesti-Câmpulung-Brașov road (E574) to the town of Piscani and then following the Domnești-Nucșoara direction, according to the route on the map below:
From other directions, Curtea de Argeș or Câmpulung Muscel, go in the direction of Domnești and at the bridge over Râul Doamnei follow county road 731 towards Nucșoara.
Nucșoara is bordered to the north by Braşov county, to the south by Corbi commune, to the east by the communes: Rucăr, Lereşti, Albeştii de Muscel, Berevoieşti, Aninoasa, to the southwest by Brăduleţ commune, and to the west by Arefu commune.