Spa function forming rural environment

key words: village, function of village, rural spa, rural environment, functional transformation


In the elaboration special attention has been paid to the spa function that in a little different way forms the rural environment. The above issues have been discussed on the example of the Opole village Kamień Śląski. Besides the typically agricultural function it significantly plays the tourist function. A special attention should be paid to the spa function that is the component of generally comprehended tourism. Although this place does not have the status of spa, one must admit that ultimately it may possibly try to get it. Thoroughly carried out "village renovation", cultural heritage preserved in its area additionally foster the growth of tourist sector.




Gonda-Soroczyńska E., Soroczyńska A. 2010. Spa function forming rural environment. Infrastruktura i Ekologia Terenów Wiejskich. Nr 2010/ 13