Balneo-climateric and health resorts

Băile Tușnad Spa (Tusnádfürdő)

Băile Tușnad is situated in the valley of the Olt river, between Southern Harghita mountains and Puciosul (Ciumatul) volcanic massif, balneo-climateric health-resort at 650 m above sea level.

Accesspoints

Accessible through National Road no. 12 between Sfantu Gheorghe and Miercurea-Ciuc and railroad line 400, between Brașov and Ciceu.

Mineral waters

A total of 44 springs can be found, which from 6 are used currently, four of them (Stănescu, Apor, Ileana and Mikes springs) for external treatments (baths).

Therapeutical recommendations

As internal cure are recommended for the following diseases:
  • Cardio-vascular system
  • Chronical gastrithis (hipoacidic/normoacidic)
  • Chronical hepatho-colecistites
  • Digestive system
As external cure:
  • Metabolic system
  • Rheumatic
  • Cardio-vascular system
  • Neurasthenias
  • Diseases of the locomotory system

Chemical composition: mg/l

Sonda nr. 1Spring nr.1
Anionic
BromBr-0,034traces
Nitric NO3--2,1
Nitros NO2-traces0,17
SulphuricSO4 --3,44,1
BicarbonicHCO3-1052,21403,0
Cationic
NatriumNa+273,1-
KaliumK+14,3225,3
LitiuLi+0,11-
CalciumCa++136,7169,2
MagneziumMg++39,183,4
IronFe++25,715,7
AluminiumAl+++4,72,6
Other
Metasalicilic acidH2SiO372.2116,0
Metaboric acid HBO27,5-
Carbon dioxideCO22214,51189,2
Dry residue3817,0343311,7

Medical facilities

The health-resort has complete medical facilities, including massage, baths, hydrotherapy, physiotherapy, electrotherapy, with a total capacity of 800 patients/day.

Accomodation and catering

Ciucaș hotel 159 places, Olt hotel 250 places, Tușnad hotel 211 places. In lodges: aprox. 1200, in camping 792 places.