Balneo-climateric and health resorts

Casin Spa (Kászonaltíz)

Situated in the Eastern part of Casin, at 800 m above sea level, in one outstandingly beautiful natural environment in outskirts of Plăieşii de Jos (Kászonaltíz).

Accesspoints

Accessible through County Road no. 121, at 19,5 km east from Cozmeni (Csíkkozmás).

Mineral waters

In this beautiful zone you can find a large variety of mineral waters, but most of them, unfortunately in the zones with lack of proper roads. The basic mineral water varieties are: carbonated, with cloruro-sodic compounds and with sulfuric compounds rich in Ca and Mg ions.

  • Piatra Albă, Repat and Casin springs: carbonated waters
  • Piatra Albă, Repat and Dobai springs: cloruro-sodic compounds
  • Springs in valleys of Gheorchianoşul Mic, Gheorchianoşul Mare and Scroafei: sulfuric compounds rich in Ca and Mg ions

Water from two springs in Băile Casin are bottled under "Perla Casinului" (Salutaris) names, bicarbonated water rich in Ca, Na, I and Li ions. Temperature of water at source is in 7 - 9 degree C range.

Therapeutical recommandations

"Perla Casinului" water is recommended for the following diseases:
  • Kidneystones
  • Chronical hepatho-colecistites
  • Chronical gastrithis (hipoacidic/normoacidic)
  • Diabethes
  • Arthrithis
  • Simple albumines
As baths is recommended in diseases of vasculary system.

Chemical composition: mg/l

Anionic
ChlorCl-1,1
BromBr-0,2
IodineI-0,8
SulphuricSO4 --1,7
BicarbonicHCO3-828,4
Cationic
NatriumNa+200,2
KaliumK+17,7
CalciumCa++178,6
MagneziumMg++27,3
IronFe++7,7
Other
Metasilicilic acidH2SIO359,6
Carbon dioxideCO2309,1
Dry residue 1877,7

Medical facilities

Does not exists.