Turkey. Bursa Resort
At the very foot of Uludag Mountain, drowning in gorgeous greenery, the ancient town of Bursa, which was called the Mysian Olympus in ancient times, is located. Today Bursa is one of the most admired cities of modern Turkey, since 1326 to 1453 this city was the first capital of the Ottoman Empire.
The unique monuments of early Ottoman architecture and sculpture have survived to the present day. The historical, artistic and cultural heritage of the city is comparable only with major cities' ones, such as Ankara and Istanbul.
Bursa Resort Attractions
To understand and appreciate the beauty and uniqueness of Bursa resort, one should be given at least a week, but, unfortunately, in the summer there are a little tourists in the city. Usually, they come on a guided tour from Istanbul for one day only, although this is not enough to get acquainted with the grandeur and beauty of the city.
A huge number of monuments, tombs and mosques, an ancient complex of sultan Guards, works of art of early Christianity - all of this can be seen in Bursa and its surroundings.
A total of twenty-five kilometers from the town is a beach resort Moudania, known for its stunning beaches including Kumla and Armutlu. In addition, Moudania is widely known for excellent fish restaurants and nightclubs.
Thermal springs of Bursa Resorts
Without a doubt, among the foreign tourists Bursa resort is famous for its healing thermal springs, which are a real life-giving elixir.
Mineral water of hot springs is enriched with lots of minerals and trace elements, such as sodium, magnesium, sulfur and calcium.
With the help of therapeutic baths and by drinking mineral water, you can get rid of serious diseases, such as:
- Pathology of the musculoskeletal system.
- Problems in the functioning of the digestive tract.
- Diseases of the pelvic organs and the urogenital system.
- Endocrine pathology.
- Dermatological diseases.
- Kidney and liver.
- Metabolic disorder.
The healing properties of the thermal springs in Bursa have been known since ancient times. It was even Empress Theodora who noted high efficiency of treatment by thermal waters and regularly came for treatment in these places.
Nowadays, thermal springs in Bursa are known far outside the country. Leisure and recreation at Bursa is especially popular in the offseason. Water temperature in some places here raise up to 58 degrees.
Conditions for rest and treatment
Bursa resort is one of the most attractive places for quiet rest and recuperation. It provides all the conditions for accommodation of any comfort category: five-star hotels, pensions, hostels. Everyone can pick a place to live according to his or her taste and income.
Generally, hotels are presented as complexes, which offer a wide range of treatments including all types of massage as well as hydromassage, therapeutic baths, mud baths, and so on.
Group classes and psychological training aimed at relaxation and teaching the basics of relaxation and meditation are especially popular in these days.