Geographic position

The spa is located in the field of Banat at 128 m altitude. The city is 34 km far from Timisoara and 23 km far from Lugoj. Buzias is 180 km far from Hungary and 97 km far from Serbia and Muntenegru.

Natural curative factors

Mineral waters

CO2

Mofettes

Strong ionisation of the air with negative ions.

Therapeutic prescriptions

Cardiovascular affections (artheriopathies, chronic cardiopathies, high blood pressure, valvulopathies, sequels after cerebral commotion, veins` chronic affections)

Central Nervous System affections (sequels after paresis and semi-paresis)

Nutritional and metabolic diseases

Neurotic asthenia, psychic disorders

Endocrine ailments

Renal affections

Contraindications

 

 

Access

By car: Bucharest -Timisoara (E 70), Timisoara -Lugoj (DJ 583)

By train: Bucharest- Timisoara

By plain: 40 km of Timisoara airport - Traian Vuia

Historical information

Buzias has been officially declared a spa in 1819. The Romans knew the city under the name of Ahibis. Gheorghe Ciocârlan is the first Romanian doctor who used the mineral waters therapeutically, in 1911.

Climate

The climate is transitional, continental, with sub-Mediterranean influences, no sudden extreme temperatures from season to season. The annual average temperature is 10 C (22 C in July and -1C in January). The annual rainfalls quantity varies between 700 and 750mm. The negative ions have sedative effects upon the human organism.

Treatment Procedures

Warm baths in tubs

Aerotherapy

Sauna

Kinetotherapy

Mofettes

Hydrokinetotherapy

Physiotherapy

Electrotherapy

Inhalotherapy

Fitotherapy

Paraffin packing

Aerosols

Acupuncture

Medical gymnastics

Internal cure

Massage.

Mineral resources content

The hypotone, non-thermal, carbogaseous, mineral waters contain: sodium, chlorine, bromine, calcium, magnesium, iron and iodine. Temperature: 36-37 C, flow capacity: 8.9l/s, CO2 concentration: 2000ml/s. The mofettes contain 95-98%/l carbonic gas, 0.76% methane, 0.8% nitrogen. The air contains 800+1270 negative ions/cmc air.

Surroundings, tourist attractions

Timisoara: the History, Natural Sciences and Art museum of Banat; the Romano-Catholic Cathedral (1773), built in baroque style; the bastion of Timisoara Citadel, one of the few fragments remained from the ancient citadel, built by the Imperials in the 18th century

Lugoj: the History, Ethnography and Art Museum; the Orthodox Cathedral, built in baroque style (1759)

The memorial house of Traian Vuia, the inventor of the reaction engine

The ruins of the feudal citadel "Marginea" (17th century)

The Ethnographic Museum of the Svabi.

Arts and crafts

Aita Mare (enameled ceramics, weavings with geometric and floral models), Baraolt (ethnography and art center).

Gastronomic specialties

Traditional food from Banat: rolled minced meat in cabbage leaves, Varga Beles (noodle pudding with cheese and sultana, "pogacele(traditional cakes served with "tuica-plum brandy), beef soup, "iofca(pie with cabbage, cheese and nuts); goulash, paprika with dumplings, pork stew.

Members

S.C. TRATAMENT BALNEAR BUZIAS S.A.

Hotels

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