Ocna is the local ‘big’ village.
Held on the history and legend, set in a natural setting for an excellent landscape beauty, at the foot of Gutai, a vast panorama where you can admire the Maramures mountains that close like a fortress wall Depression Maramures, Ocna Sugatag lies at the crossing roads dating from historical times, today the area representing a famous tourist area.
Ocna Sugatag is a town presented in the old chronicle documents in1360. Since those early times, the basic activity was the salt exploitation, which has provided the name of the town. Around these salt mines siver and gold coins were found dating since the Roman period, suggesting salt expoitation since the most ancient of times. Today, Ocna Sugatag is a balneal-clime resort developing specific tourist and agreement activities.
You have shops with choice, slat pools and the market on Thursdays where every one meets for a chat and to check the prices of pigs.