Your smile in the touch of water.
Slovenian Spas and Health Resorts
Peace surrounded by green nature. A balance of the body and soul. Strengthening your health and mainlining your beauty.
Leave the restlessness of the frenzied world behind you. Embrace the hospitality of the Pannonian plains, the wine-growing hills, the proud Alps or the sun-illuminated sea. Emerge amid the blue in nity of experiences and the soothing power of thermal waters.
People have pampered themselves in the hot Slovenian springs since Roman times and Slovenias unique thermo-mineral waters were a byword for health in the royal courts of Europe. Centuries of their soothing e ects have characterised the towns that now live with them. Fifteen registered natural health resorts and spas have developed out of this rich heritage under the Slovenian sun. Th eir traditions and the features of the local countryside intertwine with top-quality medical knowledge, a air for the beauty of the body and soul and for the individual desires of modern-day people. Th e green wealth of the natural environment, the diverse accommodation options, attractive water experiences, the amazing range of health, recreation, care, pampering and socialising programmes invite you to take your pick. On your own or with your signi cant other, with your family or with your friends.
08___ate Th ermal SpaA THERMAL PARADISE 365 DAYS A YEAR
10___Dobrna Th ermal SpaWE INSPIRE LIFE
12___Dolenjske Toplice Th ermal SpaA SPA WITH A SOUL
14___Th ermana LakoA COMPANY OF WELLBEING
16___Lendava Th ermal SpaUNIQUE THERMAL WATER RICH IN PARAFFIN
18___Terme 3000LUXURIOUS EXPERIENCE
20___Olimia Th ermal SpaDREAMS OF A REVITALISED LIFE
22___LifeClass Hotels & Spa A SPA WITH A VIEW OF THE SEA
24___Ptuj Th ermal SpaIN THE COMPANY OF ROMANS AND CASTLE LORDS
26___Radenci Health ResortIN THE KINGDOM OF THE THREE HEARTS AND MINERAL SPRINGS
28___Rogaka Health ResortFOUR CENTURIES OF EXCELLENCE
30___Talaso StrunjanA SUNNY BAY OF WELLBEING
32___marjeke Toplice Th ermal SpaA TOUCH OF UNSPOILED NATURE
34___Topolica Th ermal SpaPEACE IN THE MIDST OF NATURE
36___Zree Th ermal SpaIN THE GREEN SURROUNDINGS OF ZREE POHORJE
4A RICH TRADITIONHundreds of years of experiences in using the thermal springs and fostering spa tourism in Slovenia were even shaped by the ancient Romans. Numerous European kings swore by this source of health.
EXCELLENT WELLNESS CENTRESModern wellness centres pamper their guests with their incredible range of caring, relaxing and therapeutic programmes and services for beauty and wellbeing.
ATTRACTIVE WATER EXPERIENCESOver 43 thousand square metres of attractive indoor and outdoor water surfaces with attractive pools and water adventures satisfy even the greatest lovers of water pleasures.
RECREATION AND ENTERTAINMENTDiverse possibilities for recreation and outdoor sports, outdoor and indoor courts and tness studios are completed by an excellent entertainment programme and relaxation.
TEMPTING STROLLS TO DISCOVER LOCAL FEATURESSlovenias health resorts and spas are an excellent base from which to discover local features with their cultural and historic sites, wine routes and themed paths, tourist farms, etc.
THE BENEFICIAL POWER OF THERMAL WATERSSlovenia has 87 natural thermal springs with a water temperature from 32 to 73 C. Th eir bene cial power is supplemented by unique drinkable mineral waters and other climatic and natural features.
TOP-QUALITY MEDICAL SERVICESTh e tradition of the medical activity of health resorts is supplemented by top-quality medical services provided by experts in di erent elds of medicine.
DIVERSE ACCOMMODATION OPTIONSOver ten thousand beds are available in di erent categories, o ering interesting options for accommodation: from the splendour of luxurious hotels, apartments and campsites to the adventure- lled range of Indian tepees.
THE LUXURY OF NATURESlovenian health resorts and spas pamper you on Pannonian plains, below wine-growing hills and the proud Alps, at the con uence of rivers and on the shore of sparkling sea.
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A WEALTH OF DIVERSITY AND EXCEPTIONAL NATURAL FEATURESSlovenian health resorts and spas take pride in their diverse natural features. Eighty-seven nat-ural thermal springs, a wholesome coastal and mountain climate lled with aerosols, brine and salt pan mud, therapeutic peloids and peat, and the extraordinary properties of the drinkable mineral water are part of natures broad smile that Slovenian health resorts and spas have united into 15 di erent stories.
A CENTURY OF TRADITION WITH A MODERN RANGEYou will not be surprised by the cosmopolitan range once you discover that it has been sung to and written about by famous names, such as the composer Franz Liszt and the writer Berta von Suttner, the rst woman to become a Nobel Peace Prize laureate. Even the ancient Romans found delight and strength in the vital energy of the thermal springs. Various kings and mem-bers of the high nobility swore by this source of
health, including the Austro-Hungarian Emper-or Ferdinand and King Peter and members of the Habsburg, Bonaparte, Hohenzollern, Bourbon, Obrenovi and Karaorevi royal families.
A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO HEALTH AND WELLBEINGSlovenian health resorts and spas o er a holis-tic approach to health and wellbeing. Th e latest ndings of medical science and holistic pro-grammes are combined with ancient techniques for achieving wellbeing from all over the world. Excellent wellness centres o er an incredible range of saunas, massages, tanning beds, caring, relaxation and therapeutic programmes, while there are also numerous beauty centres and t-ness studios.
A DIVERSE RANGE WITH SOMETHING FOR EVERYONETh e renaissance over the past few years has brought numerous new and modern accommo-dation options to Slovenian health resorts and
spas and has complemented the attractive indoor and outdoor water surfaces with al-luring water experiences. Numerous gyms, sports halls and stadiums give delight to both recreational and professional athletes. Cycling, hiking, riding, hunting, shing and other activities will drive away the fatigue of the everyday routine.
AN OPPORTUNITY FOR STROLLS ANDDISCOVERIESSlovenias health resorts and spas are an excellent base from which to discover lo-cal features. Wine routes, themed paths, hiking and cycling trails, natural, historic and cultural sites, traditional farm life or the vivaciousness of urban centres each Slovenian thermal destination o ers a unique experience. Enjoy the di erent culinary delights and taste the noble Slovenian wines. Surrender to the hospi-tality of the towns, nature and people.
Slovenias health resorts and spas o er an experience of royal feel-ings of the past, the luxury of natural features and the ease of mod-ern opportunities for health, wellbeing and self-con dence.
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About Slovenian Spas and Health Resorts
international border crossing
panoramic railway, museum train
sports air eld
gondola cable car
winter sports centre
EDEN - European Destination of Excellence
Triglav National Park
Slovenian Mountain Trail
European Long-Distance Walking Path E-6, E-7
natural sight of interest
technical monument, mine
cultural monuments, visit recommended
interesting architectural complex
world heritage monument UNESCO
geometrical centre of Slovenia
Slovenia, tourist map, 1 : 630 000 - 2009, 1st edition / Published by: Slovenian Tourist Board / Design and editing: Primo Kete, Dr Branko Rojc / Cartographic processing, realisation and pagelayout: Geodetski intitut Slovenije, Jamova 2, Ljubljana, Slovenia / Sources: Tourist map of Slovenia 1 : 500 000, (2008); data from the Geodetski intitut Slovenije and data from the Slovenian Tourist Board; Cultural monuments selected by Gojko Zupan; natural sights of interest selected by Dr Peter Skoberne./ All rights reserved. Reproduction or modi cation of the map, in whole or in part, without the permission of the Geodetski intitut Slovenije, is strictly prohibited.
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Th e ate Th ermal Spa is located on the right bank of the Sava River, at the beginning of the northern slopes of wine-growing and wooded Gorjanci in the southeast of Slovenia. It is located close to the Ljubljana-Zagreb motorway, 100 km from the capital, 40 km from Novo mesto, the capital of the Dolenjska re-gion, and 10 km from the border with Slovenias southern neighbour Croatia. Th e spa bears the name of a mythical creature from folk tradition. Half-man, half-goat, ate would appear to people in the area of