Terme di Saturnia
The Terme di Saturnia are a group of hot springs with water at a constant temperature of 37.5°C located in the municipality of Manciano, just a few kilometres from the town of Saturnia, which are fed by the springs in the underlying south-eastern valley. The thermal springs that feed the baths cover a vast territory stretching from Mount Amiata to the hills of Albegna. Pamper yourself with the sulphurous waters of the famous Cascate del Mulino (Mill Falls), where natural travertine basins will envelop you, offering moments of relaxation and a natural exfoliating action minute by minute.
– Characteristics of sulphureous water:
Sulphureous: 14 mg per litre of hydrogen sulphide;
Carbonic: 462 cc per litre of free carbon dioxide;
Sulphate: contains predominant amount of sulphate ions;
Bicarbonate-alkaline-earthy: contains significant amounts of bicarbonate, calcium and magnesium ions.
– Cures various skin disorders;
Induces a natural exfoliating peeling and a deep antiseptic cleansing action;
Acts as a vasodilator on the cardio-circulatory and respiratory systems, reducing blood pressure;
Performs a protective, antioxidant/anti-aging and purifying action on the liver;
Reduces tension in the cardio-circulatory and respiratory systems;
Amplifies breathing and increases pulmonary ventilation.