Spa Resorts

by Female Abroad

The natural curing springs, original spa architecture, beautiful landscape scenery and east climate, sports activists, interesting social events - those are the traditional characteristics of Czech spa resorts, a part of the European cultural heritage. The quality of spa procedures proven by time and top-class care for patients are multiplied today with the offer of modern wellness and SPA methods for your relaxation and recovery of your strength, health and beauty.

The most famous of thirty-five traditional spa towns is the triangle in West Bohemia:

Karlovy Vary

Marianske Lazne

Frantiskovy Lazne.

Hot thermal springs were popular also in the past centuries amount the most varied cosmopolitan clients during the centuries, the spas were visited by famous personalities, such as Mozart, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Gogol, Goethe, Kafka, Freud, Edison, Schopenhauer, Marx and Casanova. The Czech patriots preferred the Moravian spa of Luhacovice or the spa of Jesenik with the folk “water doctors” Vincenz Priessnitz, whose simple and vigorous methods, such as his famous anti-fever pack, are still very effective.

Things to Do in Spa Towns (beside spas)

- Chopin Festival at Marianske Lazne

- Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

- Music Festival Janice’s and Luhacovice

- Antifest (International Festival of Animated Film) in Trebon

- Mitte Europa (Summer Cultural Festival) in the Czech-German border region of Teplice