AN EXCLUSIVE EXPERIENCE IN THE HEART OF TUSCANY, ITALY
[dropcap size=small]T[/dropcap]erme di Saturnia Spa & Golf Resort located in Tuscany, Italy it is known for idyllic scenes. The bright green foliage and old world landscape provide another dimension of the Italian culture. Though a locale for great food & wine, most people don’t come to Terme di Saturnia for the typical Italians finds. Most visitors who come to the resort come for the natural hot springs. Bubbling up through deposits in the south eastern valley the thermal springs are nestled in the municipality of Manciano, Italy, a few miles from the small village of Saturnia. Dating back beyond the Etruscan Roman era, the nature springs combine mythology and local history. According to one legend, the god Jupiter, who threw a lightning bolt at Saturn, but missed causing the formations, formed Terme Di Saturnia. The spas are known for the releasing relaxing and healing effects through immersion.
Generations of bathers have enjoyed the soothing waters, gushing at a rate of 800 liters per second, at a constant temperature of 37° C. The luxury resort Terme Di Saturnia, takes advantage of the resources by providing guests with a one of the kind experience. The state-of-the-art –facility offers a range of luxurious, regenerative therapies, which capitalize on the healing powers of the spring water. The water treats various skin conditions and has a natural exfoliating effect with anti septic components. In addition to its thermal treatments, the spa also produces thermal perfumes and creams for men and women.
An overriding philosophy of seeking harmony is reflected in the elegant and contemporary design of the guest rooms and an 18-hole golf course, designed to blend seamlessly into the surrounding countryside. Ronald Fream of Golfplan, the firm that created many prestigious golf courses around the world, built the course. Its ascending and descending hills add to the serenity of the destination.
The Aqualuce restaurant offers Mediterranean dining, and the more informal All’Acquacotta serves Tuscan-inspired fare, both supervised by Alessandro Bocci, a celebrated three-Michelin-starred chef.
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