Sand that heals and comforts
Long beach (Velika plaža) situated on the shores of Ulcinj is widely known as the queen of beaches and right there on its very beginning are located two hotel beaches “Olympic” and “Bellevue”, intended for both hotel guests and all those who love swimming, lying and enjoying the benefits of the tiny healing sand.
On this hotel beach of about 400 meters long, visitors have at their disposal about 500 parasols, 1000 sunbeds and a modern beach bar with refreshing drinks and a rich menu. This newly built beach bar with two terraces offers both Mediterranean and Continental cuisine. It can simultaneously accommodate 400 visitors, it is opened in the evenings as well, and live music and theme nights are always nicely organized in this beautiful setting.
On the beach there are several points with fruits and refreshments. In addition to a beach bar there are volleyball courts and a children’s outdoor playground. The beach is deeply and thoroughly cleaned each morning with a special machine.
Bojana River has given 14 km of sandy beaches to the town of Ulcinj. Throughout many years this river applied the finest sand on the coast of Ulcinj, which in its chemical composition contains healing mineral ingredients. The sand is gray, unusually small and free from earth, silt, organic materials and so on. Seafloor of the Long beach is also covered with this sand, and that is exactly what makes this amazing beach unique on the entire coast of the Adriatic and the Mediterranean Sea.
Chemical composition of this sand is unique in the world, has about 30 mineral ingredients some of which are very rare and biologically very active, which altogether makes it very suitable for use in medicine, particularly for healing variety of movement and spine disorders, rheumatism, sciatica, as well as recovery treatments for these disorders. Thanks to this incredible healing sand people of various diseases successfully found the right medicine for themselves.