Bolshoi Fontan

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Bol’shoi Fontan


a climatic and balneological seaside health resort in the southern part of Odessa. Therapeutic facilities consist of climate therapy, mud therapy (using mud from the Kuial’nik estuary), steam baths using both salt and fresh water, and grape therapy. There are sanatoriums, rest homes, and Young Pioneer camps.

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