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Salt lake Sol-Iletsk

About salt lakes, Sol-Iletsk

“the Most wonderful doctor – nature,

Though, because heals

Three-quarters of all diseases…”

The City Of Sol-Iletsk . located 70 km from the city of Orenburg is a large railway junction connecting Russia with Kazakhstan and Central Asian States.

The most interesting attraction of Sol-Iletsk – a group of salt lakes formed on the site of the old salt workings. Sol-Iletsk Deposit on the basis of fangotherapy is a national treasure of Russia.

The unique lake is located at an altitude of 120 meters above sea level, cover an area of 53 hectares. Mineral (salty) lakes are unique in their composition, temperature and curative action.

The history of the development of therapeutic mud, salt, brine and other natural resources Sol-Iletsk steppe has for centuries. Traditional methods of treatment exist on the lakes for many years.

The climate of Sol-Iletsk – continental, with hot summers and cool winters. Relative humidity ranges from 50 to 70%, which is in the range most favorable to the person. With approach of warm days the water temperature rises and reaches about 34-36 C.

To date, established six lakes Iletsk salt dome, dividing the composition into three different groups from the point of view of balneological resources:

1. “Salty” – mineral or brine, i.e., containing a high concentration of salt: the Collapse and O. O. New.

2. “Mud” – reserpine containing therapeutic mud and brine: Tuzluca O. and O. Wrymouth.

The resort has a modern stage with dance floor where entertainment is disco with contests and prizes, cultural events; around the clock work 38 cafes with different cuisine. Opened a Bazaar, where customers can purchase peaches, grapes, melons, and sugar-Sol-Iletsk watermelons. For children there is an outdoor air-water Park, there is also a radio station where you can request a song to congratulate your relatives, to advertise and to listen to the information.

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