Chon-Tuz is aspeleological sanatorium in a salt mine. The underground inpatient facility occupiesone of the parts of Chon-Tuz mine - a horizontal gallery in the depths of the mountain, located at an altitude of 2,100 meters above the sea level.
The underground room of the sanatorium is 500 meters long and 3 meters high. Wards with beds adjointhe gallery. The therapeutic effect is achieved by an increased content of saltmicrocrystals in the air and a reduced number of bacteria in it.
The air in this speleological clinic purifies itself, allergens do not penetrate here. The airtemperature in the sanatorium at any time of the year is 8-10 degrees Celsius.Therefore, it is important for visitors to bring warm clothes with them. In the mountain climate, the microclimate of the salt mine has a beneficial effect onthe human body.