With love, I invite you to get to see Vața de Jos safely, which is attested under the name of Wattya in 1439 in an act of King Albert, who donates the land of the Serbian despot Gheorghe Brancovici for his support in the battles with the Turks. The mineral thermal waters from Vața de Jos have been known for hundreds of years for their therapeutic effects.
At the beginning of the 20th century, King Carol II often traveled from his castle or from Săvârșin to deal with the water from Vața, on a road called the King’s Road. The current treatment base was used until 2010 exclusively as a recovery center for the Romanian military.
Vața de Jos has important natural climatic factors such as sulfurous, chlorinated, sodium, calcium, thermal mineral waters (35-38.5 °); sparing bioclimate and are of great use to improve health.
Vața de Jos Resort comes to your aid for better and lasting health with the following therapeutic indications: degenerative rheumatic diseases (cervical, dorsal and lumbar spondylosis, osteoarthritis, polyarthrosis); rheumatic diseases (tendomyosis, tendoperiostosis, scapulohumeral periarthritis); peripheral neurological disorders (mild paresis, sequelae after polyneuropathy); asthenic neurosis; gynecological disorders (minor disorders of puberty or menopause); hepato-biliary disorders; cardiovascular diseases; metabolic and nutritional disorders; associated diseases (occupational diseases).
Permanent balneoclimatic resort Vața de Jos is located in Hunedoara county at altitude – 233 m.
What to visit in Vața de Jos?
I urge you to visit safely during this period of the pandemic the following tourist attractions that will delight your eyes and soul. Vata de Jos commune, located on the road from Brad to Oradea, covers an area of 20,263 hectares and consists of 13 settlements, these being the center of the commune and the villages: Vata de Sus, Cazanesti, Basarabasa, Pravaleni, Ciungani, Ociu , Ocisor, Brotuna, Tarnava de Cris, Prihodiste, Tatarastii de Cris, Vata de Jos and Birtin.
The following tourist attractions, I urge you to visit:
The wooden church from Birtini
The wooden church from Cazanesti
The wooden church from Ciungani
Wood carving exhibition The healing spring from Ciungani
Petrified forest from Basarabita
Bat Cave – PrihodisteVata-Bai Resort
Motilor’s Pantheon and HoreaTara Zarandului’s Oak
Tourist routes and hikes Metaliferi Mountains
Tourist routes and hikes Zarand Mountains
Tourist routes and hikes Tara Zarandului
Where to live when you arrive in Vața de Jos?
I recommend you to live at La Vata Center which is a set of accommodation, dining, conference, spa & wellness and leisure facilities, located between high hills, in a park with old plane trees for over 100 years in which squirrel families have been living for generations.
Restaurants offering traditional dishes from Transylvania, pools with mineral thermal water, outdoor pool, football or tennis courts, pool table.
For details on prices and services, you can find out here.
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