We kindly invite you for a visit to the spa resort Geoagiu Băi located 46 km northeast of Deva, in a hilly area, at an altitude of 350 m, located in the depression at the SE foot of the Ore Mountains, the confluence of the river Geoagiu with Mureș.
The Geoagiu Băi were known as “Thermae Germisara” or “Germisara cum termis”. The Roman thermal baths (Germisara) are preserved in almost the same forms that can be in antiquity, being built in the current locality Geoagiu Băi, in a promontory circle with a diameter of 90-95 m.
The baths have functions in two phases (Germisara and later Termele Dodona). In 1935, when digging the small pool in the current thermal pool, the unearthed statues representing Aesculapius (Aesculapius) and the Aegean (Hygeea) were encouraged, the care testifying to the intense life about that time.
At Geoagiu Băi there is also a temple dedicated to the Nymphaelor, but also deposits of altars, statues, coins and precious metal objects (seven gold votive plaques).
Some therapeutic indications that represent the Geoagiu Băi area are Diseases of the musculoskeletal system (rheumatism, neuralgia); gynecological diseases, neurological and metabolic diseases; dermatological conditions hepatitis, chronic colic cystitis.
The ozonated air and always refreshed by the mountain breezes recommend the resort for the treatment of diseases of the nervous system, in states of fatigue, overwork, anemia, neurosis.
What to visit in Geoagiu Băi?
Clocota Waterfall is located on the edge of the spa resort Geoagiu-Băi, in Hunedoara County, and is one of the most beautiful in the county. The waterfall is located at a distance of about 55 kilometers from Deva, being the place where several thermal springs meet. Access can be made in two ways, respectively on the path that descends from the road leading to the city of Geoagiu or through the resort, on a narrow alley that detaches from the road in the civic center of the resort. Clocota Waterfall is formed on the Clocota River, although it is not large, it impresses with its fall and location.
The Outlaws Cave in Geoagiu Băi is located on the southwestern outskirts of the resort.
The Grotto of the Outlaws is not spectacular, but the walk there is pleasant. There is an interwar legend about a treasure hidden here, hence the name of the cave.
The access to Grota Haiducilor is made from the park of Geogiu-Băi resort, the duration of the hike being about 10 minutes.
The ancient “Germisara” is known, especially, due to the thermal waters used, probably, since the Dacian era. The Roman baths are identified in the point “Dâmbul romanilor”. From the entire ancient thermal complex, today you can still see the pools with benches on all sides, the network of canals dug into the rock through which the water was directed, as well as traces of places of worship dedicated to the deities who patronized these healing waters.
This site can be visited at any time of the day, being open to the public at all times. With access in front of the entrance to the large pool, crossing an asphalt alley of about 120 m, on the left side, we meet the entrance gate to the site. The basins dug directly into the rock, on the thread of the old thermal spring, can be visited both above and inside, through an access tunnel built at the base of the limestone hill.
Where to live when you arrive in Baile Geoagiu?
Germisara Hotel has been, since its construction, the pearl of Geoagiu Băi resort, with a large accommodation capacity. In 2006 it was completely renovated and received the name of Hotel Germisara Resort & SPA ****, in the same period it was classified by the Ministry of Tourism as a 4 star hotel.
The SPA center of Hotel Germisara **** is an irresistible seduction through its health oasis. The healing qualities of the mineral-thermal waters have been known since the Dacian period, giving the name of Germisara locality.
The SPA services that are waiting for you to enjoy them are the following:
Includes a model with lightly heated grape oil, scrub with grape body polish, coffee and orange. Silk skin is an indispensable scrub once a month as a treatment in itself on the skin and before each cosmetic program ideal for restoring beauty and health.
Bath with salts and flavors
It has muscle relaxant, analgesic, decontracting, anti-inflammatory, vasodilating, trophic, hypotensive, sedative and emollient effects on the skin.
Relaxation massage is a massage of the whole body, which aims to quickly eliminate fatigue, muscle relaxation, stimulate blood circulation, eliminate toxins and relieve stress.
It has beneficial effects
• on the velvety and moisturizing skin, obvious and massive flaking, activation of peripheral blood circulation
• on the muscles deep relaxation, toning, massive release of lactic acid
• on the nerves unlocking the locomotor centers in the brain
• on the blood and lymph increase in blood flow, acceleration of circulation, elimination of toxins, lymphatic drainage.
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