Balneo-climateric and health resorts

Toplița (Maroshévíz)

Situated in the northern part of the county, in the valley of Mureș river at 652 m above sea-level (and below 140 m from the Ghiurgheului depression) Toplița (Maroshévíz) is also a health-resort.

Accesspoints

Accessible through National Roads no. 12 and 15 and railroad line 400, between Brașov and Deda, accesspoint in the Harghita county from the northwest.

Mineral waters

In the west side of the city is the "Bradul" spring, with yield of 10 l/sec., temperature 27,5 C. Water from spring is used in a public-accessible pool. The second spring is in downtown, near railroad-station, also used to fill the pool of public open-air baths. Both springs have the same composition, the second one ha a yield of 8 l/sec and a temperature of 25 C.

Therapeutical recommendations

As internal cure are recommended for the following diseases:
  • Diseases of the locomotory system
  • Endocrynological diseaes
  • Digestive system
As external cure:
  • Rheumatic
  • Cardio-vascular system
  • Diseases of the peripherical nervous system
  • Diseases of the locomotory system

Chemical composition: mg/l

Anionic
ChlorCl-247,4
BromBr-traces
IodineI-traces
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 residue1877,7

Medical facilities

Does not exist, medical assistance in the city's medical facilities.

Accomodation and catering

In a few lodges surrounding "Bradul " spring around 150, places and in the Călimani hotel in Toplița 144 places. In the "Bradul" zone exists sports facilities.