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About Spa Resort - Calimanesti

Calimanesti-Caciulata is situated between the mountains Capatanii and Cozia, on the bank of Olt River, at an altitude of 300 m.

The resort is known from the time of Mircea the Elder [Mircea cel Batran (1355-1418)] who came here for treatment, also in 1600, came for treatment the ruler Matei Basarab.

In 1850, Dr. Carol Davila recommends to the Emperor Napoleon III (suffering from a liver disease), to use water from fountain no. 1 of Caciulata. The Water was transported with the stagecoach to Paris.

Franz Joseph, King of Austria-Hungary has benefited of the mineral waters treatment from Caciulata.

Spa treatment consists of warm baths with mineral water, paraffin packing, electrotherapy, aerosol therapy, hydrotherapy, and physiotherapy.

Diseases that can be treated in Calimanesti-Caciulata:

Renal and urinary
Chronic liver and biliary
Metabolism and nutrition
Professional diseases
Chronic gynecological

These indications have a general character, in each case is required the specialists' recommendation.

Tourist attractions:

Cozia Monastery

Arutela Roman Camp

Turnu Monastery

Stanisoara Monastery

Ostrov Monastery

Lotrisor Waterfall

Salt mine of Ocnele Mari

Govora Monastery

Cornet Monastery

Bradisor Lake

Iezer Monastery

From a Wood Monastery (Dintr-un Lemn)

Surpatele Monastery

Concretions Museum

Hurezi Monastery

Museum of Maldaresti

Church of St. Nicholas and St. Voivodes

Bistrita Monastery

Bistrita Canyon

Arnota Monastery

The development of agro-tourism hotels and chalets makes the Calimanesti-Caciulata resort to be a recreational place, as they say, a "green" tourism.

In the time spent on Calimanesti-Caciulata can practice horse riding (riding), hiking, cycling, fishing, or you can enjoy the nature in its splendor.

Contact and inforamtion:

Address: Calimanesti, Valcea, Romania

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