The gmina of Markuszów is the smallest gmina in the Puławy County, occupying a territory of 40 sq. km. The northern part of the region lies in the Lubartów Uplands, while the southern part in the Nałęczów Plateau. Markuszów itself is located 21 km from Puławy and 28 km from Kazimierz Dolny. Favourable conditions for the development of weekend tourism and agritourism exist in the area.