The region Campania is characterised by the presence of the Ischia Island that is not only an International tourist destination but also one of the most important thermal resorts in Italy. Thanks to its volcanic origin, the island's hydro-thermal heritage is among the richest and most interesting in the world: 69 fumarolic groups and 29 hydro-thermal basins, along the 42 km of the island's territory. That is why the wellness centres in Campania have become so renowned at international level.
This richness has made Ischia known since ancient times: the spa were already known at the age of Magna Grecia and re-discovered by the Romans in the Imperial Age.
The wellness hotels in this area of Campania offer the opportunity to enjoy wellness with any comfort in an exceptional context surrounded by pine forests, beaches, unique landscapes and famous destinations to have fun.
Terme di Ischia: wellness treatments
As mentioned above, Ischia is a tourist destination at international level and is characterised by the presence of several natural and artistic attractions: museums, archaeological excavations, beaches…
The thermal heritage is the feature that makes the thermal centres in Ischia the most attended ones in Italy.
29 thermal basins, 67 fumarolic groups and 103 springs at temperatures ranging from 18 and 90 degrees. The offer includes inhalations, aerosol and nebulisations; gynecologic irrigations and aerosol; bath and mud therapies. An aesthetic centres is at your disposal. The treatments are optimum for the following disorders: gynecological and skin diseases, diseases of the respiratory and circulatory apparatus, myalgia and neuralgia, metabolic disorders and articular problems.
Below is an overview of other wellness centres in Campania.
Terme di Castellamare di Stabia
Castellamare di Stabia is a town in the province of Naples that offers several attractions. Besides the seaside resorts of Sorrento, Positano, Amalfi you can find the woods of Monte Faito, that can be reached by cable car and the archaeological sites: the ruins of Pompei and the excavations in Stabia.
In this town there are 3 modern wellness centre hotels. The waters flow out of 28 springs along the Monte Faito; the difference in the chemical composition guarantees a wide range of therapies. The treatments offered are hydroponic treatments, bath-mud therapy, massage therapy, electrotherapy, magnetotherapy, lasertherapy, inhalations, physiokinesistherapy. Metabolic, respiratory, dermatologic, otorinolaringoiatric, artrorheumatic, gynecological, urinary, gastroenteric and hepatobiliary diseases are treated. The thermal centre is also equipped for motor or functional rehabilitation treatments.
Thermal centres Campania: Terme di Pozzuoli
A very famous destination is the Terme di Pozzuoli, close to the archaeological site of Sibilla di Cuma and in the heart of Campi Flegrei. The hydrothermal basin of Pozzuoli has several springs , whose waters come to the surface at a temperature of 52 degrees and are thus used with the volcanic ground extracted from the Solfatara. The treatments offered by the wellness centres in this area of Campania are: aerosol, therapeutic baths, mud, hot-humid inhalations, hay baths, Turkish bath. As concerns cosmetics, fitness activities, massages, anti stress programmes and massage therapy are available. The diseases treated are skin diseases, diseases of the locomotive apparatus, rheumatic and respiratory diseases, liver, metabolic and gynecological diseases.
Terme di Agnano
Agnano Terme is located in the area of Campi Flegrei. The most known wellness hotels in Campaniaare located in this area that is characterised by the presence of natural caves with dry heat.
The waters used by this thermal centre in Campania are hyperthermal waters at a temperature of 60 degrees that come from 2 springs: De Pisis and Sprudel. The therapeutic offer includes hydroponic treatments, aerosol therapy, thermal mineral baths, mineral mud, inhalations, nebulisations, steam baths of the San Gennaro stoves fed by volcanic gas at high temperatures (40-70 degrees). The wellness centres offer treatments like acupuncture, ayurveda massages, treatments based on thermal aesthetics.
The therapeutic indications concern cardiovascular, dermatologic, metabolic, gastroenteric, respiratory, gynecological, otorinolaringoiatric, rheumatic and locomotive diseases.