Slankamen Spa location and position
Slankamen Spa is in Voivodina, in the southeast Srem, in the eastern part of the region at the foot of Frushka Gora mountain, on the right bank of the Danube. It is at an altitude of 80m. It is 55km away from Belgrade. You can reach the Spa by railway to Stara Pazova and Indyia, and then by bus. There are good bus connections to Belgrade, Novi Sad and Indyia. If you go by car, you can take the highway Belgrade-Novi Sad.
Slankamen Spa indications, treatment and prevention of disease
In Slankamen Spa, following illnesses are cured:
1. diseases of central and peripheral nervous system
2. locomotive system after injuries or operations
3. rheumatic and gynaecologic diseases
Slankamen Spa natural healing and medicinal properties
Climate in Slankamen Spa is moderate continental. Mineral waters of this Spa are salty iodine, of chlorine-sodium type. Temperature of the water at the spring is 18.4°C and is not drinkable. Healing compounds of this water are: calcium, strontium, sodium-chlorine, iodine, magnesium and to some extent barium. There are no radioactive elements in the water. The therapies include: hydrotherapies, kinetic therapies, electrotherapies and work therapies.
Slankamen Spa monasteries, churches, cultural and historical monuments
Close to the Spa are 16 monasteries on Frushka Gora mountain. In the proximity is Sremski Karlovtsi, an old Serbian centre of culture and spirituality, with the oldest library and theological school. In the town are numerous churches, museums, glorious baroque fountain with four lions.
Slankamen Spa sports and recreational facilities
In the proximity is the river Danube, where one can go fishing or do water sports.