Trentino Alto Adige Hot
Thermal waters used by thermal centres in Trentino Alto Adige
The sources of wellbeing in Trentino Alto Adige are the thermal waters that flow through the deepest layers of the rocks, in the heart of the mountains between dolomites and granites. They come out of mountain springs and are used to heal skin, joint, cardiovascular, respiratory diseases. They are an effective natural remedy you can benefit from in different mountain centres. Click on the link on the bottom of the page to discover the best wellness centres in Trentino Alto Adige. Below you can find an overview of the most famous thermal centres in Trentino Alto Adige.
The mineral waters of the “Terme di Levico” are unique in Italy and rare in Europe. They were already known in the seventeenth century and come out of the dolomites at an altitude of 1582 metres. They contain a high percentage of arsenic, iron which have a mild effect on the nervous system. These waters come out of the Monte Fronte at an altitude of 1550 metres from the caves of Vetriolo and Ocra: they are called strong and weak waters because of their different degree of mineralization. Thanks to the rich properties of their waters the wellness centres in Trentino Alto Adige offer their customers several wellness treatments that enable to heal respiratory, locomotion, skin, gynaecological, thyroid diseases and anxious syndromes.
Terme di Merano
Located in the city centre , the “Terme di Merano” offer the guests of wellness hotels in Trentino Alto Adige an oasis of health and wellbeing based on the local culture and nature.
The waters come out of several springs called High Springs (Monte San Vigilio) and Low Springs (around the city).
They are cold waters with a low mineral content and contain radon, a water soluble gas. These waters have been used for therapeutic purposes since the 60s in particular to treat muscle, bone, joint and respiratory diseases, chronic phlebopathy and allergies. Recently a new type of sulphur water has been identified at a temperature of 33 degrees from a depth of 2350 metres. The treatments offered are mud therapies, inhalations, irrigations, whirlpool baths. The centre has 25 indoor and outdoor swimming pools, sauna, steam baths, wellness treatments based on local products like grapes, apples, milk serum, aromatic herbs and wool.
Terme di Pejo
Plunged in the flourishing nature of the Stelvio National Park, the “Terme di Pejo” can rely on three thermal water springs.
Water with a low mineral content comes out of the Alpin spring, it is light and stimulates diuresis, it is effective in the removal of uric acids and stones. The water of the Old Spring has a medium mineral content, it containts bicarbonate, iron and a high percentage of carbon dioxide recommened for the treatment of gastritis, ulcer and deficiency anemia. The New Spring generates a mineral natural effervescent water, containing bicarbonate, calcium, magnesium, lithium. Thanks to its alkalin properties it is effective in the prevetion of stones and osteoporosis. The carbon component stimulates the vases and capillaries increasing the peripheral blood circulation. The thermal waters of Pejo are used in the thermal resorts that offer top-quality services in a pleasant and relaxing atmosphere.