Dec 2, 2015 by Marina Shmelyova
The unique thermal climatic spa resort of Velke Losiny is situated on the river Desna, at the foot of the Hruby Jesenik mountain, in the North-Western part of the Czech Republic. Thanks to its history and traditions, this old town is a popular spa destination in Europe. Velke Losiny and its surroundings boast a plenty of cultural and historical monuments, including the famous Renaissance castle and an old paper factory where high quality paper is still handmade.
The region’s main attractions are its warm and mild climate, fresh air, and picturesque natural views. In winter tourists can enjoy nearby ski runs and lifts. The region offers great opportunities for sports, sightseeing, and spa rest.
Unique Czech spa resort Velke Losiny is situated in the center of the town, in the beautiful spa park that is famous for its unique thermal springs.
The main attraction of the resort is its natural curative sulfurous mineral springs with cold and warm waters that have practically identical chemical composition. Hydrosulphide contained in the waters is used in the majority of spa treatments. Warm thermal springs offer sulfurous water of weak mineralization. The water is 36.8 C° warm, transparent, colorless, with a specific odor. The cold sulfurous spring offers drinking water that is rich in calcium, potassium, magnesium, sodium and iron cations. This cold drinking mineral water is transparent, colorless and has a specific odor.
During a spa stay in Velke Losiny patients can treat and prevent a number of diseases, as well as strengthen their immune system.
The main indications for spa treatment in Velke Losiny include:
However, there are some contraindications for spa treatment in Velke Losiny that include acute and infectious diseases, severe heart failure, active tuberculosis, and malignant tumors.
The resort offers spa treatment for children aged one year and over. Children must be accompanied by an attendant. The resort specializes in the treatment of locomotive, respiratory, neurological and skin diseases in children.
Spa stays in Velke Losiny thermal resort begin with a consultation with a spa doctor, who prescribes all the treatments and creates a bespoke treatment plan for every patient. The resort boasts a great team of highly qualified doctors and nurses with 24-hour medical care.
Main curative spa treatments include mineral pools and various baths with thermal sulfurous water, wraps and massages, physiotherapy, relaxation procedures, gas injections, electrotherapy, dry carbonic baths, magnetotherapy, inhalations, acupuncture, aromatherapy, reflex therapy, and many others.
All procedures are provided under the supervision of local medical staff. In Velke Losiny patients will find all the equipment necessary to conduct medical and spa treatments.
Lazne Velke Losiny is a complex of four buildings plus Hotel Wellness Diana (situated at a distance of 1.5 km from the main hotel), including:
In Lazne Velke Losiny you will find two restaurants that offer national and international cuisine, as well as several meal plans. Patients can also consult with the spa’s nutrition specialist and pick a diet meal plan.
During their stay, patients can swim in outdoor and indoor thermal pools with sulfurous mineral water from the local thermal springs. The indoor pool is situated in the main hotel and can welcome up to 25 people at a time. This pool is also used for water fitness. The outdoor pool is situated in the spa park. It is open from May through September. Swimming in thermal water helps to relax and strengthen muscles, improve flexibility of joints and thermoregulation.
Thermal spa resort Velke Losiny offers a wide range of spa, relaxation and medical programmes. Some of the most popular ones are focused on relaxation and treatment of stress and depression.
To enjoy the best results patients are recommended to book three-week stays, though short-term programmes are also available. Various one and two-week programmes will provide you with proper rest and relaxation, as well as improve your health.
With its wide range of wellness and cultural programmes, thermal spa Velke Losiny is a great resort for a family holiday. Here you can have a good rest and boost your energy and health.
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