Alma-Arasan

Alma-Arasan

 

a mountain spa in Kazakh SSR. It is situated 26 km from Alma-Ata at an altitude of 1,800 m. It has moderately warm summers (average July temperature 14°C), mild winters (average January temperature –7°C), and warm, clear autumns. The resort’s medicinal features include warm springs of lightly mineralized water with silicic acid used for baths. Nontubercular diseases of the respiratory organs, diseases of motor organs and the peripheral nervous system, and gynecological problems are treated. The resort is open all year.