spa: owland spa
climate: lowland climate, good insolation conditions
height: 220 m above sea level
postal code: 28-100 Busko Zdr?
telephone area code: +48-41
Main treatment areas:
dermatological, heart, neurological and rheumatic diseases, post-traumatic disorders.
Natural therapeutic resources:
mineral waters, iodine-bromine brines, sulphide waters (H2S+HS 20-45 mg/l), therapeutic mud from the Siwice deposit.
Busko, located just 48 km from Kielce, received its city charter in 1281, and was a salt-works centre for centuries. This is the most sunny spa in Poland, valued for its sulphide waters and beneficial insulation conditions. The spa lies on the outskirts of the town, 1.5 km from the centre where the historical Marconi sanatorium is located, surrounded by the beautiful spa park.
Treatment facilities: spa sanatoriums with 1,185 beds, spa hospitals with 730 beds; a famous rehabilitation hospital for children.
pump-room, physiotherapy centres, 2 indoor therapeutic pools. Zdrojowy Park's special feature is the white classicistic building of the baths, with beautiful interiors.
Busko Music Festival (June-July), Busko Folklore Meetings May).
Tourism and sports:
soccer field, volleyball ields, tennis courts, sports hall, two indoor pools and one outdoor pool. tourist routes: Busko – Wiślica (90 km), Busko – Solec Zdrój 27 km), Piwniczna Wiślica (39 km). All the tourist routes are suitable for cross-country skiing and biking trips. There are two interesting reserves of fauna and flora near Busko: Owczary, with sulphate-brine springs, and Skoronie, with caves in gypsum rock.