Hévíz

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Hévíz

 

a balneological-pelotherapeutic health resort in Hungary, on Lake Balaton, 6 km from the city of Keszthely. The summers are hot, with an average July temperature of 22°C; the winters are mild, with an average January temperature of –1.7°C. The annual precipitation is approximately 750 mm. The waters of Lake Hévíz have therapeutic properties. The water temperature is 33°–35°C in the summer, and 27°–29°C in the winter. The bathing season is year-round. There is slightly radioactive peat mud. Hévíz specializes in treating disorders of the motor and support organs, the peripheral nervous system, and circulatory disturbances in the limbs caused by vein dilation. Facilities include balneological and pelotherapy clinics, bathhouses, sanatoriums, and rest homes.

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There is also a Deep Cleansing Mask containing mineral-infused mud from Lake Heviz and Queen of Hungary Mist, containing rosemary, sage and lavender, originally created in the 14th century for Elisabeth of Hungary,
Balaton is well-known in central Europe for the thermal hot springs at Heviz, where many go for help with their rheumatism, and it's true many of the holidaymakers there are Germans, Austrians and Hungarians the wrong side of 60.
For those unfamiliar with northern Hungary, Balaton Airport is located 15 km from the city of Heviz.
Four miles to the west o f Keszthely is Heviz, which boasts the largest thermal lake in Europe.