Turkey: Well-being and Spa
Bridging the East and West
Turkey is known to have some of the best spa resorts in the world and a spa holiday in Turkey will keep you coming back for more! Spa holidays in Turkey specialize in integrating native spa techniques that have been applied through the ages, and there are a number of spa techniques to suit individual needs. Thermal spas are popular in Turkey owing to their therapeutic qualities. Natural thermal spas are found all over Turkey. The Pammukale spa is famous since ancient times. The place is worth visiting on your spa holiday in Turkey, not only for the spa but also for the spectacular natural beauty. It has baths and open pools set in the White Mountain side. The waters here are used for both drinking and bathing. Bursa is also famous for one of the ancient spas and the thermal baths built by the Ottomans. Today these domed baths still exist in Hotel Karavansray in the Cekirge district of Bursa. A unique thermal spa in the whole of Central Anatolia is the Kangal Hot Springs. You must visit this spa for the sheer experience if not for the magical cure it provides for the various diseases on your spa holiday in Turkey. The Koycegiz Lake is a place of great scenic beauty and a popular destination since early times. This spa, famous for its natural springs and mud baths, is conveniently located near the Dalman airport and close to Marmaris and Fethiye. Most resorts have their own spa facilities and the choice is unlimited. Turkey scores 8 on 10 as a spa holiday destination.