Tuscany is famous for many things. It is a region with one of the most important artistic and cultural heritage of Italy. But on top of its cultural and artistic appeal, its charming villages, its gastronomy, its enchanting hills, did you know that it also has marvellous thermal baths? Whether you’re looking for a full spa experience or just a dip in a natural hot spring, Tuscany delivers. Discover Tuscany Thermal Spas and indulge in a luxury treatment on your next villa stay there.
The resort boasts a total of four thermal pools with varying natural temperatures. The first pool is in an octagonal structure made of glass and wood, from which water pours in a natural waterfall into the two outdoor pools that provide a breathtaking view out over the Crete Senesi and the stunning sunsets.
The waters of San Giovanni have notable therapeutic properties, here is why:
“More than a pleasurable immersion in relaxation; it contributes directly to your health and wellbeing. The spring waters emerge from the ground at 39 degrees centigrade. The mineral constituents of sulphur, calcium bicarbonate, together with the elevated temperature of the waters, confer curative benefits for a range of skin complaints, from eczema to psoriasis, as well as respiratory and musculoskeletal problems.”
The Fonteverde spa is located just outside the quaint town of San Casciano dei Bagni and is undoubtedly one of the more refined and luxurious spas in central Italy. Here you can relish the effects of a hot water massage in the thermal pool or make an appointment to have some of their specialized treatments such as “four hand” massage, facials of varying degrees, mud baths, aromatherapy treatments and much, much more.
The water explained by Fonteverde:
“At Fonteverde, we are preserving the ancient practice of Salus per Aquam for you: this is pure, natural water that strengthens the body and its defences, allowing you to rediscover well-being, health, and harmony. Born from the aquifer of Monte Amiata, an ancient extinct volcano, this water is odourless, flows at a temperature of 42 degrees,and is rich in calcium, fluoride, magnesium, and sulphur.”
Terme Sensoriali, situated in the Acqua Santa park, is based on naturopathy and offers thirty treatments to rebalance the energetic field: from tropical showers to Ayurveda, from ice crush to thermal pools, and including relaxing aromatherapy, music therapy, Etruscan saunas, river walks, massages, facials, mud baths and more.
The thermal water, flowing through fire and ice, collected in baths, sprinkled through showers, mixed into exclusive products, represents a pleasant treatment for the body and cures many ailments.
The Saturnia thermal complex is one of the most famous in the world for the beauty of the place and the extraordinary healing properties of the waters.
There are five outdoor thermal pools, whirlpools and vascular paths with hot and cold water, indoor and outdoor relaxation areas and a Finnish Sauna with Argillarium. Here you can immerse yourself in the warmth of sulphurous vapors to enjoy the benefits of the thermal hydromassage. Lulled by water, naturally warm at 37.5 ° C and by the sounds of Maremma nature, the body relaxes and the skin naturally smoothes.
This recently renovated relais and spa offers day treatments inspired by the sequence of Roman Thermal Baths, made up of thermarium-tepidarium-calidarium and frigidarium, brought up to date thanks to modern technology.
Your Local Host can make the reservations for you and assist with choosing your perfect fit for an optimal thermal spa and treatment experience.
That is, if you don’t have one yet at your Tuscan home!