Sandanski (Sandanski) – Balneological resort in the south-east of Bulgaria, located on the southern slopes of the Pirinsky mountains at an altitude of 296 m above sea level, 157 km from Sofia and 63 km from Blagoevgrad. Population – 29,055 people (2010).
In the resort of Sandansk, 20 mineral springs, whose water are focused in two hydrothermal zones with similar physico-chemical characteristics.
Mineral waters weak-mineralized (0.627-0.653 mg / l), thermal (from 49 to 83°(C), in chemical composition relate to nitrogen hydrocarbonate-sulphate-sodium-potassium-fluorinists with a silicon content of 115-131 mg / l; Fluorine content (4-6 mg / l), as well as trace elements of lithium, strontium, germanium, boron, etc.
The Sandanski is located three balneoletegnes and a resort clinic, there is a thermal pool with a beach, halls of kinesitherapy, sports and simulatory halls.
Climate in Sandanski – Moderate continental with Mediterranean influence. Summer dry, roast enough; The average temperature of July +22. +26°WITH. Autumn continuous and warm. Winter soft, average temperature January +2. +4 ° C; Sustainable snow cover is not formed. Winter period is short, in the middle of February comes spring. The autumn period lasts on average until the first decade of December.
The climate of Sandanski is unique, has valuable bioecological indicators, and therefore especially favorable for the specialized treatment of lung diseases.
Bronchial asthma in three forms: atopic, infectious allergic and mixed;
Nonspecific lung diseases: chronic bronchitis, states after bronchopneumonia, bronchiectatic disease, lung emphysema in the initial stage;
Upper respiratory diseases;
Diseases of the musculoskeletal system Degenerative and inflammatory character: osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, tendovaginitis;
Neurological diseases: Plexits, radiculites;
Some renal urological diseases, and Diseases of the digestive tract: glomerulonephritis, cystopialites, gastritis, ulcer of the stomach and duodenum in the phase of remission, colitis.