In Transcarpathia, tourists are "lured" by illusion (PHOTOS)
A unique thermal fountain pool was built in Transcarpathia, which has analogues only in a few countries in Europe and America. The grand opening will take place on January 2 in the complex "Kosyno" Thermal Waters, where the illusion fountain is located.
The initiators of the attraction told that at the press conference - the correspondent of the IA ZIK informed.
Natalia Skitalinska, a member of the organizing committee of the opening, said that one year had passed from conception to implementation of the project. "A lot of work was done. In October 2013, the designer made sketches, then professionals started working - Natalia Skitalinska says. - A fountain in the form of a tap is installed in the center of the pool, at a height of 11 meters. From the distance, it looks like it is hanging in the air. The total height of the structure is 15.7 m. Thermal water will be delivered from huge sculptures: 5.3-meter-high bottle of wine, 3.2-meter-high coffee cup, 3-meter-high flask of vodka and 4.8-meter-high mug of beer. The figures are created by hand, painters and sculptors were working on them for over 5 months. The material, that the sculptures are made of, is fiberglass used for the production of cars. "
Andriy Susol, the Chief Engineer of the "Kosyno", said that 125 artists were engaged for the implementation of the project, more than 2,000 kg of concrete and 71 km of reinrorcement was used for the construction of the pool, which, for comparison, is the distance from the Kosyno thermal waters to Uzhgorod via Mukachevo.
Victor Byelyak, the head of the operation department of the "Kosyno" added that they had used new technologies for the pool, purchased expensive equipment that is used to pump sea water. It is also interesting that for each figure, the use of special flavors is provided: for the coffee cup - coffee, for the wine bottle - wine flavor and so on. The entire system can be controlled via the Internet.