Thermal spas and health resorts Croatia
The healing characteristics of thermal and mineral spring watersare known for ages. The old Romans built up pools with healing waters in them and enjoyed in them adding oils, flower leafs, healing herbs etc.
Croatia has it’s own thermal centres in which are offered treatments for relaxation, beauty, anti-stress, rehabilitation etc. All those programs are based on using mineral and thermal spring waters, which with her healing ingredients helps in revitalising, physical and psychical health.
The major part of the thermal centres in Croatia is situated on the north part of the country, in Zagorje and in the area of Panonian valley. In the Zagorje the most known thermal centres are near the town of Varazdin, Stubica, Krapina and Tuhelj. In Slavonia, part of the Panonian valley, there are centres near Daruvar, Lipik, Topusko, Valpovo. In that area, during the burrows in which engineers look for oil and gas sources, were discovered several underground waters with healing proprieties. Near this sources were built thermal and healing centres. The fact that the location of the main thermal centres in Croatia is exactly in that area proves the fact that once upon a time here was situated the Panonian sea.
Of all the thermal and healing centres in the Mediterranean part of Croatia those in Istria are the most famous. They are situated in the north-central part of the peninsula. The other centres in that region are most of all oriented to guests who come on rehabilitation programs. The most known are in Umag, Opatija, Crikvenica and Hvar.
All those centres offer a wide range of programs in which each of the guest will find the one that suits him the most. A good equipment of the mentioned centres, a qualified and trained staff and a wide range of accommodation infrastructure such as hotels and apartments are a guarantee for an excellent relaxing vacation that You will certainly want to repeat.
Tourist offers Thermal spas and health resorts Croatia
Krapinske Toplice is a tourist centre famous for its thermal-mineral water springs, which constitute the basis of development of tourism. The thermal spa dates back to Roman times (Aquae Vivae). Construction of the sanatorium started in 1772, when it also received...
Near the place of Saint Martin on Mura River, in a valley located on the north slopes of the hills of Međimurje, just 15 minutes of driving far of the town of Cakovec and about 1 hour from Zagreb are located ...
About 40 km at the north-west part of Zagreb, in a valley surrounded with green hills and beautiful sightseeing are situated the Tuhelj thermal spas one of the pearls of the Croatian continental tourism. These thermal spas have a historical reputation,...