Already known and appreciated in the Roman Age, the Spa in Umbria have a century-old tradition. The region, even thug not in contact with the sea, is rich in water resources and springs of mineral water, besides cultural beauties.
There are several thermal centres in Umbria: you can stay in the wellness centres closet o the Spa in Frontecchio, Assisi, Città di Castello, Massa Martana, S. Gemini and Spello. Below is an overview of the waters used for the treatments in the wellness centres in Umbria.
Terme di Fontecchio
The Terme di Fontecchio are located close to Città di Castello, a beautiful town plunged in the Hills of Tiberina Valley, known for its characteristic medieval hamlet with an architecture typical of the 16th century.
The water used by the wellness centres in this area of Umbriais alkaline-bicarbonate and flows out of the spring, located in a beautiful park, at a temperature of 15 degrees. This place ideal for relaxing and recovering your physical and mental balance, and the Spa of Fontececchio are a reference for the treatment of several diseases. The peculiarity of water and mud and the highly-skilled staff make it a thermal centre known at international level. Choose a wellness hotel in Umbria, here are some of the treatments: sulphur bath and mud, gymnastic in the thermal pool, vascular paths, whirlpool baths, cave and steam bath, therapeutic massages and motor rehabilitation. The thermal waters is also used for inhalations and aerosol, nasal showers, endotympanic insufflations, that are combined with respiratory rehabilitation and thus produce beneficial effects against diseases of respiratory tracts.
Terme di Assisi and Città di Castello
Both thermal centres are in the province Perugia.
Assisi is a medieval town based on places of worship and meaningful buildings from an architectural point of view.
There are some hotels with wellness centre where you can stay and visit Umbria. The water is quite cold and mineral, 15.2 degrees and flows out of the Moiano hill. Hydropinic treatments are the most wide spread.
The therapies are applied to treat diseases of the urinary apparatus, gastroenteric apparatus, liver diseases and diseases of the biliary tracts.
Città di Castello also offers an equipped and very modern thermal centre. The thermal waters flow out of a clave and calcareous soil at a temperature of 16 degrees. Recently a new spring called “Cappuccini” has been opened, 500 metres from the thermal centre. Thanks to this new spring the wellness hotels in this area of Umbria offer their guests several wellness treatments: mud, baths, inhalations, irrigations, whirlpool baths, Kneipp bath, massage therapy, vascular paths, steam bath and antrotherapy. A department for functional rehabilitation, aesthetic treatments and a specialised centre for the treatment of scoliosis are available. The treatments are against artrorheumatic, dermatologic, otorinolaringoiatric diseases and diseases of the respiratory, vascular, gastroenteric tracts and of the muscular skeletric apparatus.
Terme di Spello
The Spa in Spello are located in the middle of a 5-hectar park with falls, springs and lake where you can fish. Spello, at the feet of the Monte Subasio, was an ancient Roman town.
Medieval buildings and artistic beauties surround the wellness atmosphere that you can find in the wellness centres in this area.
The water flows out in the middle of the thermal park, from the spring of San Felice. It is quite cold and mineral, the temperature is about 13,5 degrees. The treatments offered are bath therapy, hydroponic treatments, mud therapy, inhalations, aerosol, insufflations, humage, nasal showers, vascular paths, physiotherapy: an aesthetic centre is attached. The therapies are against otorinolaringoiatric diseases, diseases of the respiratory tracts, cardiovascular, dermatologic, gynaecological, rheumatic and osteoarticular diseases.