ISCHIA THERMAL PARKS
Italy has always been known for its ancient Roman tradition of tastefully furnished spas. Our “Green Island” is no exception. Although beautiful spas and thermal spas are currently being built in Europe, Ischia remains at the forefront of the international offer, not least thanks to the unique quality of its thermal waters, with an excellent mineral content-water temperature ratio. The thermal gardens of Ischia have been very well aware of this millennial tradition of being faithful to facilities that today meet the highest international standards.
The best way to combine a day at sea with a little cure is to visit one of Ischia’s thermal gardens. These typical ischitan facilities are parks with numerous thermal pools, sun terraces, spa and mostly with access to the sea. The larger ones also have seawater basins. A visit is unfortunately not cheap, but it is worth to enjoy. Mostly day or afternoon tickets are offered. The gardens are open from April to October. Please note that children up to 14 years old in many gardens do not have access to the hot pools. Please inquire at the cash register!
Here follows a list of several thermal parks of the island:
POSEIDON TERME – Forio
It is located on the west side of the island, in the municipality of Forio and directly on the beautiful beach of “Citara” is the largest spa park and is considered the most famous thermal park and most frequented of all.
In almost 50 years, the Poseidon thermal gardens have become the cornerstone of the spa, a place of authentic charm that enhances the innate perfection of a mix of nature, sun, sea and spa.
The park has 20 pools, each with a different therapeutic properties, temperatures ranging from 15 ° to 40 ° degrees Celsius, also has a natural sauna, private beach, spa department, massage department, boutiques and restaurants.
NEGOMBO – Lacco Ameno
Is situated in the town of Forio, Ischia, the beautiful and picturesque bay of San Montano:
The thermal park was created in 1946 by Duke Camerini, humanist and traveler, who arrived in Ischia looking for a place to build a park to express great passion for botany.
ll Negombo was designed to combine nicely the extraordinary healing properties of thermal waters with a fun and healthy living.
Therapy, massage, aerosols, inhalations, thermal pools with whirlpool jets, in short, everything to regenerate and give comfort, without forgetting that the thermal waters can be effective in many diseases of the osteo-articular
CASTIGLIONE TERME – Casamicciola Terme
It is located in the north of the island, in the town of Ischia Terme, in Ischia Porto border in a lush natural valley sloping towards the sea.
The flower beds and pine trees that surround the spa park, create an ideal atmosphere of tranquility. In Castiglione Thermal Park is made available to 10 including 8 spa pools with a gradation of water, continuously filtered by modern machines, ranging from 30 ° – 40 ° C, the Olympic swimming pool (mt x 25 mt. 14 ) fed by sea water and access to the beach with a jetty equipped from 15 June to 30 September.
O’VAGNITIELLO – Casamicciola Terme
At the gates of Casamicciola Terme, one of those places in the world, rare and precious, where the holiday is really the flavor of the sea. In one corner of the coast of Ischia, sheltered from the wind, away from traffic, surrounded by greenery and scents of the Mediterranean, a sweet bay has a small spa. The plant has three swimming pools, sauna, natural, rocky beach, restaurant, bar
TROPICAL – Sant’Angelo
It’s located at the popular fishing village of Sant’Angelo d’Ischia, the most exclusive and unspoilt island just a short walk to the bus line and the Cava Grado. The unique position, standing on a hill overlooking the sea, it offers a unique panorama S. Angelo.
In addition to the 10 swimming pools and other bathing facilities, the health center under medical supervision can undergo several treatments and cures. Physical therapy, massage, inhalations, mud, beauty treatments, anti-stress treatments.