Teplice nad Be?vou
Spa building and hotel
|o Total||3.75 km2 (1.45 sq mi)|
|Elevation||333 m (1,093 ft)|
|o Density||94/km2 (240/sq mi)|
The municipality covers an area of 3.75 square kilometres (1.45 sq mi), and has a population of 354 (as at 3 July 2006).
The town is known primarily as a spa resort, it specializes in cardio-rehabilitation for clients with the emphasis on prevention of heart attacks and strokes. The spas have existed in Teplice nad Be?vou since the 16th century. A unique medicinal mean are baths in the alkali earthy acidulous water with a high content of carbon dioxide.
The Zbra?ov Aragonite Caves are located in the spa district, and are opened to the public. Earlier geysers of hot acidulous water created stalagmites; little shrublets and doughnut-shaped aragonite mineral formations can also be observed.