Terme in Lazio
The theme of thermalism in Lazio is particularly felt, the region hosts in fact a large thermal basin, including natural pools, free spas and elegant thermal complexes.
The history of the spas in Lazio has very ancient origins, the beneficial and curative properties of spring water were already appreciated during the Roman Empire and the thermal baths were a place of social and political life, the spas already played a very important role for the Romans on a social level.
Different in composition and properties of the waters, all the spas in Lazio are however very rich in beneficial effects, on the respiratory, circulatory, locomotor, metabolic systems but also, and above all, on a dermatological level.
In fact, the thermal waters have a natural exfoliating peeling effect on the skin and, based on the composition of the water, they also have important curative effects on skin diseases.
From north to south of Lazio, the spas of the region are all characterized by waters rich in elements and minerals.
The main spas in Lazio:
TERME DEI POPI: in the heart of the city of Viterbo, the Terme dei Papi are historic spas in this city of Lazio. They are the oldest spas in the city of Viterbo and owe their name to Pope Niccolò IV who loved these waters and their healing properties so much that he commissioned a palace to be able to stay there. The waters of the Terme dei Papi come from different sources and are characterized as hyperthermal with a temperature between 40 and 65 ° C, and hypothermal, with a temperature between 20 and 30 ° C. more information
TERME DI VULCI: the recently opened Terme di Vulci are located near the border between Tuscany and Lazio, in the upper Tuscia Viterbese. They are located just a few minutes from the famous Archaeological Park of Vulci and are an oasis in the true sense of the word … they are in fact completely immersed in the countryside of Tuscia, surrounded by cultivated fields and woods. Vulci’s thermal water is bicarbonate, sulphated, calcium, magnesium, fluoridated, acidulous and ferruginous, microbiologically pure and naturally carbonated, at the source it has a temperature of 42 ° C. more information