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In need of rest? Termas de São Pedro do Sul is one of the largest spas in the Iberian Peninsula. Get to know them a little better.

At Baths of Sao Pedro do Sul are the main spa resort in Portugal and are open all year round. Its essential services are therapeutic thermalism, physiotherapy and thermal well-being.

The benefits of thermal waters have been proven by more and more studies and scientific research. Therefore, it is not surprising that thermal tourism is a reality in our country and abroad. If you need to treat your body and mind, find out what you can find at Termas de São Pedro do Sul!

Termas de São Pedro do Sul: framing

Before talking about the services or the spa itself, it is important to remember that the origins of these spas date back two thousand years. And, for a long time now, its medicinal waters have been considered and recommended by many specialists as substitutes for certain drugs.

Attending these spas improves the mobility of users, while reducing their pain and medication consumption. In addition, the thermal waters have no side effects and can help prevent various health problems.

In addition to its fantastic thermal waters, the surrounding landscape of these spas is incredible, with views of Serra da Arada, Monte de São Macário and Serra da Freita, with the Vouga river passing by.

the spas

Target of requalification interventions, its spas continue to have historic and imposing names, as is the case of Rainha D. Amélia spa It’s from Spa D. Afonso Henriques.

In the Rainha D. Amélia spa, classic treatments are carried out, as well as wellness programs, while the D. Afonso Henriques spa essentially serves physiotherapy and health spas, aimed at more specific cases and longer treatments (from 2 to 3 weeks).

available therapies at Termas de São Pedro do Sul

Despite the various therapeutic services available to them, the Termas de São Pedro do Sul are mainly known for their treatments for diseases of the Respiratory system and rheumatic and Musculoskeletal.

To improve the functioning of airwaythe Spas offer services such as:

  • nasal irrigation;
  • pulverization;
  • fogging;
  • nasal inhalation;
  • oropharyngeal;
  • aerosol;
  • emanation.

Already for the rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseasesthe spas have:

  • baths (Bathtub Immersion; Recovery Pool; Swimming Pool with Fixed Whirlpool; Swimming Pool with Manual Whirlpool);
  • vapors (Bertholaix; Partial Vapor (column and limbs);
  • showers (Jet Shower; Circular Shower; Shower Head; Shower with Massage).

Physiotherapy

The Termas de São Pedro do Sul also have physiotherapy who resort to treatments of:

  • Ultra sounds;
  • shortwave;
  • laser;
  • cryotherapy;
  • magnetotherapy;
  • hydrokinesiotherapy;
  • gymnasium;
  • etc.

In addition to physiotherapy, there are also rehabilitation medicinewhich refer to:

  • short wave;
  • Ultra sounds;
  • ionization;
  • mud massage;
  • motor reeducation (Individual/Group);
  • specialized kinesiotherapy techniques;
  • hydromassage humid heat;
  • paraffin electrical stimulation;
  • alternative pressures;
  • microwave.

More information about prices, on here.

Wellness programs at Termas de São Pedro do Sul

Those looking not exactly for a treatment, but rather for an experience of relaxation, can also visit the Termas de São Pedro do Sul to benefit from the wellness programs.

Among these programs are individual or combined services, such as baths or showers with thermal water, various massages, cosmetic face and body treatments and even signature treatments.

Learn more about the Termas de São Pedro do Sul, in your official site.

Where to stay?

There are several accommodation options available in the vicinity of Termas de São Pedro do Sul, some more affordable than others. Take note of our suggestions:

PARK HOTEL ****

PENSÃO DAS TERMAS DE ALAFUM

QUINTA VALLEY DO NOX – TR

  • Address: 3660-606 – Serrazes – S. Pedro do Sul
  • Contacts: Cell phone: (+351) 965 641 559 | Mobile: (+351) 916 530 098
  • Email: [email protected]

FRAGUINHA RETIRE – CAMPING PARK ***

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Meanwhile, take the opportunity to explore São Pedro do Sul…

Once at Termas de São Pedro do Sul, take the opportunity to get to know this Beira city better. In addition to the natural surroundings that we have already mentioned, there are many typical villages that you can visit in the vicinity of the Spa, namely the villages of Pena, Fujaco, Covas do Monte or Covas do Rio.

Here, there is no shortage of trails to follow, between cliffs and gorges, valleys and mountains, mountains and clear waters. Discover rituals, myths, legends and beliefs, while crossing herds of sheep, goats and goats.

Go to the Royal Monastery of S. Cristóvão de Lafões and then satisfy your sweet tooth with the best local snacks, such as the roasted kid from Gralheira, ham, bread and chorizo ​​accompanied, of course, by brandy or good green wine from Lafões.

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