Naphthalan - is rich "black gold" gift of Azerbaijani lands. As the sages say, is "the arterial blood of the earth, the giver of our life force."
Naphthalan Azerbaijan - unique health resort of international importance, which is the only mine naphthalan healing oil. Naphthalan known since ancient times as a powerful tool for diseases of the musculoskeletal system, skin, urological, gynecological diseases. Naphthalan relieves inflammation, reduces pain, improves blood circulation and metabolic processes in the body. "Spring black gold - the key to healing" - the motto naftalanskoy resorts.
Naftalan resort is located 50 km from the ancient city of Ganja (Kirovabads), the second largest city in Azerbaijan, in a green area in a pine park on the shore of an artificial lake. In the shady alleys of the park created a great comfortable atmosphere for rest and treatment.
The history of the Naftalan resort has its origins in 1873, when the naphthalene was extracted manually from shallow wells. " Thick blood of the earth" - the so- called naphthalene . It has been over 100 years since the beginning of the study and application of therapeutic properties naftalan . Its efficacy in various diseases confirmed by the results of more than 1,600 scientific papers and monographs.
Since 1926, the resort began operating a specialized area of the field in naphthalene , where patients were treated from all over the Soviet Union with diseases of the musculoskeletal system , with neurological , skin , gynecological , urological diseases . In the Soviet era resort Naphthalene was a favorite spot of the party elite .
Today the Naftalan resort, which became an integral part of Azerbaijan's cultural heritage is facing a new stage of revival . Now several health resorts of Naftalan that were part of the Soviet era in the resort association , apply the latest methods of treatment deresined naftalan , naftalanovaja factions and hydrocarbons in combination with heat and ultraviolet radiation. Health ( both private and trade unions ) have a whole range of treatments , which are selected and appointed by the individual after a detailed examination. In health resorts operate modern studies of functional diagnostics , clinical diagnostic and biochemical laboratories .
The resort now provides treatment Naftalan over 70 diseases in maximum comfort .
Sanatorium Naftalana all year accepted for treatment of patients with all countries. Qualified , experienced and friendly staff makes every effort to achieve the main goal - a healthy person.
Naftalan city is located at the distance of 330 km to the west of Baku and in 50 km from Gandja. It is a well known spa resort and the center of medical tourism of Azerbaijan which has unique natural factors that by their medical properties are never met elsewhere in the world!
The main treasure of the resort is a naphthalan oilfield. Naphthalan oil is a viscous liquid of black-brown and brown color with specific odor. Uniqueness and high efficiency of naphthalan are confirmed by numerous scientific studies and by more than 100 years of experience in the treatment of a number of diseases. As a resort Naftalan is known since 1926, when there appeared specialized recreational and health places around the field. Patients from all over the Soviet Union came here.
Today Naftalan is a modern center of leisure and health, organically combining the natural factors, achievements of resort medicine, European comfort, Azerbaijani hospitality and affordable prices on tours. As a part of a large state program of Naftalan’s recovery there were four sanatoriums of European standards built there and three more are in the process of construction. Among the known objects are: medical-prophylactic center Chinar Hotel & Spa, health center “Naftalan”, sanatorium “Gashalty” and others.
By the way, there is the only in the world “Museum of crutches” in Naftalan. Here you can see hundreds of crutches of various designs and sizes. They are left here and signed by those who on arrival at the resort could not walk without crutches.
In Naftalan sanatoriums offer not only treatment but also relaxation in favorable environment. Modern resorts and hotels in Azerbaijan are equipped in accordance with the latest trends of the industry of hospitality and have not only comfortable rooms but cozy restaurants and bars with a wide selection of food and drinks, indoor pools, bath complexes, spa centers and centers of leisure activities and entertainment. It should be noted that the nature of this region is very rich and this area is characterized by the beauty of its landscapes. Staying in Naftalan you can easily visit the scenic areas of surrounding towns and villages. For example you can pay a visit to the ancient city Gandja.
Address: Nizami 100, Baku. Azerbaijan, AZ 1010
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