Csokonyavisonta

Csokonyavisonta in one of the settlements of central Somogy which has a special atmosphere. The region is just opposite of our running and noisy age. There are woods everywhere, virgin juniper, ant and oak forests can be found in nature reserves. The rivers of the southern country, leaving several fish ponds behind, run into the little river Rinya, and with it they reach the considerable river Dráva. The event which paid a significant role in the history of Csokonyavisonta was when in 1943, during drilling of oil well, 73 oC water came up from the deep. Soon after it came to the light that this water has a curative effect.