From mud baths to amber therapies, from traditional sauna rituals to water jets – all this, as well as a wide selection of massages, cryotherapy treatments and many other beneficial healing procedures, can be found in one city.
Body care treatments with the use of various gifts of nature: salt, honey, pine extracts, stones, clay, oils, and even oxygen, are carried out in Druskininkai throughout the year. In this article, we will briefly present the healing menu of this unique Lithuanian resort town. Which of the treatments will you choose?
Druskininkai – wellness springs resort
The healing springs have been attracting visitors to Druskininkai since the 19th century and are still one of the main reasons why tourists come here to improve their health.
By visiting Druskininkai spring rooms, you can saturate your body with essential minerals. Druskininkai mineral water comes from springs gushing from the depths of the earth. Each cup of it is worth its weight in gold.
In Druskininkai, there is also a large selection of sanatoriums and SPA centers that offer not only tasting of mineral water, but also baths in special pools and various types of tubs filled with mineral water. Even a few-minute bath with the addition of eucalyptus, bergamot or patchouli essential oils will refresh the body and soothe the soul, as well as a long list of health benefits for the body.
What is the benefit of Mineral? Mineral water is said to help regulate the acidity of gastric juices, regulate metabolism, stimulate kidney function, and have antispasmodic and anti-inflammatory properties.
The benefits of Druskininkai healing mud
It’s hard to imagine someone voluntarily burying themselves up to their neck in mud, right? Especially since it is black and warm. And although at first such a vision seems unattractive, the people who have tried the mud ritual on their own skin confirm that it has healing effects and, in fact, it is quite pleasant.
Already in ancient times, people treated pain with the help of mud baths. The inhabitants of the Mediterranean countries still have sea mud pools that attract tourists from all over the world. And those interested in mineral baths made of peat mud come to Druskininkai.
What is the benefit? Mud treatments have many advantages: they heal rheumatism and inflammation, and the skin becomes toned and smooth. They are considered effective in the treatment of chronic inflammation, allergies, autoimmune diseases, diseases of the joints, muscles, gastrointestinal tract and peripheral nervous system, as well as gynecological and urological diseases. Added to this is the peculiar but unforgettable feeling of plunging into tar black mud …