The most beautiful resorts of Georgia that are worth visiting. Zinobiani Resort.
Zinobiani is a popular holiday destination among tourists and not only. Here two types of mineral waters flow to the surface, they are very well used in the treatment of various diseases, especially diseases of the musculoskeletal system. The healing properties of mineral waters have long been studied and proven, so be sure to visit this place.
This small settlement was founded by the representatives of a small ethnic group of Albanian Christians, the Udins, who arrived from Azerbaijan (the villages of Vartashni in the Nukh district).
In Zinobiani, two types of mineral waters flow to the surface of the earth, which are used in the treatment of diseases of the musculoskeletal system.
In the Alazani Valley, in the Gremi community, in the village of Shakriani, there is another source of mineral water, which the people nicknamed Munistskali ("muni" in Russian "scabies").
Shakriani mineral water, the temperature of which is 26 ° C, is used in the treatment of diseases of the musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, peripheral and autonomic nervous systems; it is recommended in the treatment of cystitis and chronic prostatitis, as well as endocrinological obesity.
Location: the valley of the Alazani River, the southern foot of the main Caucasian ridge of the Caucasus. Distance: 40 km from Telavi, 160 km from Tbilisi.
Altitude above sea level: 450 m.
Climate: moderately humid. Winter is mild, snowless. The average temperature in January is 1 °C. Summer is very warm, moderately humid. The average temperature in August is 23-25°C.
Average annual precipitation: 600-800 mm.
Average relative humidity per year: 72%.
Duration of sunshine per year: 2300 hours.
Natural healing factors: the climate of low mountains, slightly sulfide, bicarbonate-chloride, sodium-calcium mineral waters with a total mineralization of 0.9 g/dm3, and subthermal (28-30 °) sodium chloride mineral waters with boric acid and iodine content, with a total mineralization of 8-0 g/dm3.
Water flow rate: 50 thousand liters/day.
Types of treatment: mineral water baths, passive climatotherapy.
Therapeutic indicators: bone and joint diseases, peripheral diseases of the nervous system, skin diseases, as well as metabolic disorders.
Zinobiani resort complex is located in the northeastern part of Kakheti region, in the picturesque Alazani Valley, and attracts tourists with its therapeutic properties of mineral waters. There are two springs of mineral water. The water from these springs differs in its chemical composition and temperature. The Zinobian spring has a high temperature (about 37°C) and contains magnesium, calcium, potassium, sodium and hydrogen carbonates. The Tsakhirala spring has a lower temperature (about 22°C) and contains calcium, magnesium and hydrogen carbonates. Locals and tourists appreciate the therapeutic properties of these mineral waters, which are recommended for the treatment of diseases of the musculoskeletal system, as well as some other diseases, such as diseases of the skin, nervous system and respiratory tract. There are several spa hotels where you can enjoy therapeutic procedures such as whirlpools, wraps, aromatherapy and more.
The resort is also famous for its winemaking tradition. Here are some of the best wineries in Kakheti, where you can taste the most exquisite varieties of wine and learn more about the production process. It is recommended to try "Tsinandali" it is one of the most famous wines of Georgia. Other top wines such as Saperavi, Rkatsiteli, Kisi and others are also produced in this region.
Interestingly, the resort was founded by representatives of a small ethnic group of Albanian Christians - the Udins, who came from the villages of Vartashni Nukh district of Azerbaijan. Their culture and traditions are still alive in the area and are of interest to researchers and tourists.
Zenobian is a unique place located in the valley of the Alazani River, at the southern foot of the main Caucasus Range. One of the main curative factors of the resort is its moderately humid climate. Winters are mild and snowless, and summers are very warm and moderately humid. The average temperature in August ranges from 23 to 25 degrees Celsius, and in January - about 1 degree. The annual rainfall here is between 600 and 800 mm and the average relative humidity is 72%. The duration of sunshine per year reaches 2300 hours. The therapeutic factor is the mineral waters, which flow to the surface of the earth. They are used for treatment of diseases of musculoskeletal apparatus, cardiovascular, peripheral and vegetative-nervous system, cystitis, chronic prostatitis and endocrinological obesity, as well as skin diseases.
If you decide to visit the resort, do not forget to leave time to visit nearby historical and natural attractions, try the local cuisine and buy souvenirs at local markets. Leave your comments below the article and ask questions if you need more information.