Paratunka

Paratunka

 

a balneotherapeutic and pelotherapeutic health resort 70 km from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskii. Summers are moderately cool, with an average July temperature of 11°C. Winters are cold, with an average January temperature from —13° to — 17°C. Total precipitation reaches 1,120 mm per year. There are numerous outlets of thermal mineral waters, owing to volcanic activity. Especially prevalent are sodium-sulfate waters, which are found in the Upper Paratunka, Lower Paratunka, and Middle Paratunka springs. Treatment makes use of water from thermal siliceous alkaline springs; this water has the chemical composition

and is used for baths and in swimming pools. Treatment also utilizes mud from Lake Utinoe. The blue-green algae of the Lower Paratunka springs are used for applications and compresses to treat dermatoses. There is a sanatorium for treatment of persons with diseases of the bones, joints, muscles, and the nervous system and gynecological and skin diseases.

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Among them the creation of a multifunctional port-industrial park of an international level on the Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky site and the construction of a tourist and recreational complex in Paratunka
The epicenter of the tremor was located 77 kilometers off the Paratunka spa known for its pools of volcanic hot water.
Russian President Vladimir Putin crosses the Paratunka River; This RAF photograph shows a British Typhoon from Number XI Squadron shadowing a Russian Bear-H aircraft over the North Atlantic on 17 August
The second one is construction of a tourism and recreation complex in Paratunka, Vladimir Ilyukhin, Governor of Kamchatka Territory.
According to the document, a year-round hotel complex with a capacity of up to 45 seats will appear in the village of Paratunka in the Elizovo district.
The Far East Development Corporation will present the Paratunka site in Kamchatka, where potential investors in the tourism sector are granted not only preferences, but also ready infrastructure.
The tourist base with leasing of modular guest houses, bathhouses, and organization of sports fishing on the Paratunka river wants to build Kamchat-Vostok-Tour LLC.
Open Competition: Development Of Design Documentation Construction Of The Main Road Tourist And Recreational Complex Paratunka Convention To Sites
Open Competition: Development Of Design Documentation Construction Of The Main Tourist Road-Rekriatsionnogo Complex Paratunka Convention To Sites.