About Truskavets resort
Truskavets "Naftusia" - composition, properties, health effects
Truskavets is an international, balneological resort
Truskavets ist ein internationaler, balneologischer resort
Official promotional video of Truskavets resort, Torosevich's dream
Truskavets, a unique balneological resort located in the foothills of the Carpathians, is a picturesque corner of Ukraine.
Truskavets Resort is a cozy and environmentally clean area surrounded by forests. The region is characterized by a warm and moderately humid climate, with an average annual temperature of about +7.5 degrees Celsius, which contributes to the treatment and healing of the resort’s visitors. When breathing the cleanest mountain air, you are already getting better.
The official website of the Truskavets Information and Resort Center was created to provide useful information about the tourist infrastructure of the city. It will provide you with official information about the history of the city, healing mineral water springs, diagnostic and treatment facilities, official contacts of hotels and other accommodation facilities. You can also write a review of your stay in our city, whether about a sanatorium, hotel, restaurant or other tourist destination, or read reviews from other travelers.
From the history of the city
The modern coat of arms of the city depicts a goose with raised wings and a branch in its beak. According to history, it symbolizes vigilance, kindness and health.
The official year of birth of the resort is 1827. Although the properties of the medicinal waters of Truskavets have been known long before. The first one to describe them was a royal doctor Wojciech Oczko back in 1578. If you are interested in the history of the city, please read the Historical Background article.
Mineral waters of Truskavets
Truskavets resort is famous for its mineral waters, of which there are 14 springs, deposits of ozokerite – “the mountain wax”, and Barbara Truskavets salt. The main mineral water of Truskavets is, by right, “Naftusya”. This is a “living water”, which has no analogues in the world. It is widely used in treatment of all internal organs, it rejuvenates the body, promotes removal of toxins and radionuclides. Its uniqueness makes Truskavets a world-renowned health resort. The first chemical analysis of the Naftusya mineral water conducted by the Lviv chemist and pharmacist Teodor Torosevich in 1836 began the era of its scientific research that continues to this day.
Truskavets – effective treatment and fun recreation.
Truskavets rejuvenates over 350,000 holidaymakers a year, with an average of 13,000 monthly vacationers here, of whom over 2,500 are foreigners. The city has a well-established infrastructure, with about seventy sanatoriums, villas and hotels operating here. The private sector accommodation system is also well developed.
Wellness lovers will have the opportunity to choose from numerous SPA-centers, massage salons, both classic and exotic (oriental and Thai massage salons).
Gourmands will be impressed by the variety of restaurants, cafes and bars. Many restaurants have a diet menu similar to the sanatorium menu.
For cultural recreation, you can visit museums, cinemas and a dolphinarium. There are also enough nightclubs and malls in the city for nightlife and shopping enthusiasts.
The resort park is the pride and beauty of Truskavets, right there under the earth surface forms the healing source Naftusya. It is a monument of landscape art of Ukraine. Clean mountain air combined with walks in the park gives a sense of unity with nature, relieves nervous tension, stress and depression. Here takes place a variety of musical acts that create a unique atmosphere.
Health care profile of the resort
Health care centers are ready to provide European level diagnostic and treatment services. Consultations are carried out by highly qualified, experienced specialists, a large number of up-to-date diagnostic procedures are used, examinations are carried out with the help of ultramodern equipment.
The resort uses three types of treatment:
- Medical rehabilitation in the postoperative period
- Treatment of chronic diseases in remission
- Preventive health care
People come to Truskavets for treatment of urological pathology, diseases of the hepatobiliary tract, stomach and intestines, disorders of metabolic processes in the body, problems of the musculoskeletal system, cardiovascular, nervous, endocrine systems and skin diseases.
For more information about Truskavets health care, see the Treatment section.
Accommodation in Truskavets
Sanatoriums of Truskavets are famous for their many years of experience in mineral water treatment and wellness programs.
Truskavets hotels combine a medical base with European level service and meet international standards.